@joel | show @replies
[12 updates]
# run this to follow @joel in the app
[1.5 years ago]
@kas I'd like to see something with more structure+functionality but that Twister thing is way overkill
[1.5 years ago]
@kas I have asked several times for an API, but no, web interface only for now :-/
[1.5 years ago]
@benaiah Yes this was written some time ago (not twtxt-specific). But probably some kind of verification step will become necessary.
[1.5 years ago]
My thoughts on webmentions, possible abuse (spam), and solutions: https://thoughtstreams.io/joeld/webmention-abuse/
[1.5 years ago]
(sorry I don't have the new mention syntax figured out yet)
[1.5 years ago]
@buckket @benaiah @kas @quite it's an interesting set of problems to solve, for sure. The indieweb group has already done a lot of work on this with webmentions.
[1.5 years ago]
When introductions can only happen by chance or by resorting to other channels, that's what I mean by ‘fundamentally lonely’.
[1.5 years ago]
If I follow or mention other people, they have no reliable way of knowing.
[1.5 years ago]
@kas I mean, if someone follows me, I would never know. If someone mentions me, I would likely never know unless I happen to follow them.
[1.5 years ago]
twtxt seems a fundamentally lonely experience, not just for lack of people...
[1.5 years ago]
Hopefully this thing will evolve into a minimalist RSS client.
[1.5 years ago]
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