Danny Ayers

Danny Ayers is a software developer and freelance writer who lives with his wife Caroline in a menagerie in Tuscany. His current project is IdeaGraph, which brings Semantic Web technology to the desktop. He maintains a weblog for the Atom Project ( and has a personal weblog at

Articles by this author

Creating an SVG Wiki

Wikis are a popular way of text-based collaboration on the web. Danny Ayers shows how to add SVG support to wikis, in order to share diagrams as well as text.

Extending RSS

The RDF foundations of the RSS 1.0 specification make it easy to extend and mingle with other RDF vocabularies. This article shows how, and explains how these benefits can be reaped in RSS 2.0 feeds as well.