Have You Met Sid?

Update: This initiative is no longer active.

What started as a side conversation at the Data Sharing Summit with Dick Hardt and other cool folks about your online reputation, turned into a new initiative we call SydSid – ‘Shit Stuff YouI’ve Done’. The idea is to have a sort of registry of things you have done online such as blog posts, comments, images, wiki revisions, etc. SydSid just aggregates all the information you choose to publicly link to you SydSid “page”. Other services can use that “page” to extract value about you such as your reputation, community involvement, influence, etc. The basic use case if being able to read someone’s comment on a blog and check out who this person is and what else he or she has written.

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