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Publish untappd check-ins to micro.blog

screen shot from Zapier

Carl Rustung wrote his original post, Zapping Instagram pics to micro.blog on Wed. January 30th, 2019. I wanted my Untappd check-ins automatically posted to my micro.blog. With some trial and error, I was able to tweak his Zap to do it for me. Here’s how: Set up a new access token for Zapier in your micro.blog account settings. Make a new Zap. Choose Untappd for your Trigger App and trigger the zap on “New Check-In”. Connect your Untappd account. Select…

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IndieWeb

Removing IndieWeb WordPress Plugins

I am reevaluating my use of certain IndieWeb technologies. In 2018 I added a set of plugins to my website and started using a microformats 2 theme, SemPress to mark up my website so that content could be interpreted by other sites. SemPress is the only theme in the WordPress repository that is fully microformats2 compliant and can fully use all the features and extension of the IndieWeb plugins. Webmentions and Semantic Linkbacks My favourites of all the plugins is…

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General

Open Web

The Micro.blog experience and a few thoughts on the open web (Beardy Guy Musings) I write this and mull it over from the perspective of a creator and as a longer-term user of the “old web”. I have, at least, a basic grasp of the ideal (and importance of) the open web, ownership and access. I write it as someone frustrated with the nastiness of the business practices of the corporate entities that own the big social media as well…

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Indie Microblogging

Indie Microblogging (book.micro.blog) How the web used to be, and how it should be again. @manton's book on Indie Microblogging will be released on the web on January 2nd, 2020. If you missed the Kickstarter campaign, you can pre-order the book. Looking forward to reading the IndieWeb section.…

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