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eli
eli
In reply to: https://eli.li/entry.php?id=20170616140430Building on my last note, the indieweb is currently an insular-ish community because there is a technical wall that needs to be scaled before you can enter into the community. I think this technical hurdle turns the indiew...
colinwalker
colinwalker

@eli I can hear half the indieweb community hyperventilating at the thought of not owning a domain name 😆

eli
eli

@colinwalker totally, I don't think it shouldn't be an option, but I wonder if it is absolutely necessary as a requirement? dat potentially eliminates it as a requirement...potentially.

colinwalker
colinwalker

@eli interesting but depends on what you want. Also, any solution needs to be fully cross-platform or you're building yet another wall

c
c

@manton I really wanted to follow the back and forth conversation here between @colinwalker and @eli but the reply contexts just don't exist to do so easily within th web interface... hmmm.

eli
eli

@c @manton, I think some of this might be a result of my not replying via micro.blog, and instead authoring new "u-reply-of" type posts on my site

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manton
manton

@eli @c Are you sending a Webmention ping to the original post site or to Micro.blog, or not at all? Micro.blog doesn't look at u-reply-of right now, which maybe would close the loop.

eli
eli

@manton, I tired to reply directly, but that didn't seem tow ork. Can micro.blog receive webmentions from external sources? When I manaully seached for an endpoint I didn't find anything. I may, however, just be looking badly, becuase my micropub endpoint is all kindsa wonky, too

colinwalker
colinwalker

@eli I don't believe it can from external.

colinwalker
colinwalker

@eli Just noticed, you seem to have two title tags on posts.

eli
eli

@colinwalker wow! Look at that. I bet that is a result of a git merge gone bad. Thanks for pointing that out.

manton
manton

@eli Micro.blog can receive Webmentions but it's designed for Micro.blog-hosted blogs. Interesting question of whether it applies in this situation... But I think it can be improved.

eli
eli

@colinwalker should be all better now!

eli
eli

@manton 🤙

colinwalker
colinwalker

@eli Yup, looking good 👍