I'm on this week's In the Loop podcast talking maintenance, why , and more about working from home and the internet. Thanks for having me!


I'm doing a live podcast interview about this afternoon.

I feel like I'm not the person who can be representative of the group, even when it comes to how it intersects with .

If you're reading this, you are part of the IndieWeb too!

From birdsite 

RT @thewpbuffs
You asked - we delivered!

We almost had @DavidWolfpaw on the WPAMA a few weeks ago, but had to cancel last minute. But his topic was SO popular, we rescheduled!

Coming your way this Wednesday, David and @allie_nimmons talk all things !


So I guess somehow I'll be the one talking on an AMA tomorrow. I don't feel unprepared for this entirely, nope.

If you have some questions about IndieWeb sites, would you be willing to submit them on this form, and share with me so I can prep a bit :bowie_sweat:


I'm doing a new late on

I'm David, and I run tech.lgbt, coming up on three years now!

I am a web developer, mainly focused on and development

I've been adjacent for close to twenty years now, but it's only thanks to friends on Snouts that I have a fursona of my own, named Bowie. I love all of my furry and scaly friends!

I talk a lot about ethics, privacy, digital rights, and other nerdy online culture stuff. If you're into that, hello!

For I followed Jamie's lead and used spec microformats to mark pronouns on my site davidwolfpaw.com/. Thanks !

<span class="p-x-pronoun-nominative">he</span>/<span class="p-x-pronoun-oblique">him</span>/<span class="p-x-pronoun-possessive">his</span>
RT @JamieTanna@twitter.com
Happy ! My pronouns are he/him/his, and you can read them programmatically on my website (using ), as …

I'll be at to talk about CSS, , and a workshop on improving diversity at events. This opportunity to present some suggestions about browser limitations sounds amazing! If you have anything that you'd like to submit, I'll help rep there!


RT @allie_nimmons@twitter.com
My to-do list!

@DavidWolfpaw@twitter.com @WordCampBoston@twitter.com

I think there’s a lot of great stuff being done to help and I hope that it’s not too little too late. Getting all promotional now to say thanks to @WordCampBoston@twitter.com and others for letting me do presentations on as a user and dev.
RT @bmann@twitter.com
Lots of us that were around for the beginnings of the open web are now focusing on getting it back, and locking it open this time.

We may need th@WordCampBoston@twitte…

I got a physical copy of @phparch@twitter.com today with my article on and !

@mathowie I'm hoping that the new push into Mastodon will help breathe new life into it. I'm still hopeful about a more decentralized future!

Do I know anyone interested in building tech or federated services? I'm having trouble conceptualizing some things without having people to bounce ideas off of.

My internet service provider has a portion of the acceptable use policy to prohibit running a home server. Part of the movement is the ability to be able to manage your network without relying on monopolistic providers.

be excellent to each other's choices:

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