Special thanks to @jeannie who is a co-admin here, & who graciously donated the domain name to this effort. Key links:
Our mission & some key voices we recommend everyone follow: https://indieweb.social/about/more
Thanks all, & help us get out the word of this new community!
Micro Monday episode 70! Guest @adders talks about when he first discovered blogging, the impact of social media on journalism, and the value of being able to easily share something — ”Random glimpses into humanity”. https://monday.micro.blog/2019/10/20/adam-tinworth-aka.html
Yahoo Groups Shutting Down: All Content from 115 Million Groups to be Permantently Deleted Dec 14th: https://www.timothychambers.net/2019/10/20/yahoo-groups-shutting.html
Dave Winer shares a screencast on YouTube of how he publishes to his blog. It’s in an outline and similar to some of his early tools like Frontier. The UI is different than Micro.blog, but it’s the same goal of making blogging much easier. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tmzEIJBGQfg
@sean Not yet. Fedilab, Tusky and SubwayTooter work with Pixelfed instances that have enabled oauth support!
Happier without analytics: https://www.manton.org/2019/10/18/happier-without-analytics.html
A Good Review of Zuck's Speech: https://www.timothychambers.net/2019/10/18/a-good-review.html
“'You can’t impose tolerance top down,” Zuckerberg said today, but as Derek Powazek (who knows a thing or two about online community-building) counters: 'Yes, you can. It’s called leadership.' It’s true, sure, that you can’t change what’s in anyone’s heart by executive fiat. But the design of our communitites, be they online or off, encourages some kinds of behavior and discourages others."
New post: This Week in the IndieWeb https://indieweb.org/this-week/2019-10-18.html
Wearing many hats can be stressful at times, the pressure to consistently deliver really drives me.
Pixelfed may move at a slower pace compared to other projects but we are getting there! 😁 #pixelfed
There have been a lot of IndieWebCamps this year! This weekend is Brighton, England. Free, 2-day conference about controlling your content on the web. Check out the details on the IndieWeb wiki. https://indieweb.org/2019/Brighton
Technologist, writer, admin of indieweb.social. Main mastodon account is @Tchambers
INDIEWEB.SOCIAL is an instance focused on the #Openeb, #Indieweb, #Fediverse, #Mastodon #Selfsovereign #identity (#SSI), #Humanetech and #Calm technologies evolution.