Thing Described By

Thing Described By (also is a 303-redirect service.

It does not address the problem of setting the content type correctly, but it *does* provide an easy way to generate 303 redirects, in conformance with "Cool URIs for the Semantic Web": and "Best Practice Recipes for Publishing RDF Vocabularies":, also "Architecture of the World Wide Web, Volume One"

Using this approach , then instead of writing a URI such as


you would write it as

and if that URI is dereferenced, the 303-redirect service will automatically return a 303 redirect to