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My quick thoughts, back stage, and rants as I try to Teach kids about the Web while learning how to help others build a better Web.

Greg McVerry

It's as normal as and as annoying as Day Light Savings time. Twice a year at the change of seasons I get bronchitis. Might as well add order Prednisone taper and Z-Pack to the list with change batteries in fire detector.

Struggling today. Not breathing sucks

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Some #IndieWeb Firsts

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I spent my time digging through my archives trying to find my first posts

My first (I think mention) of on Twitter:

( Cant find the meme, but I wanna know how I turned Kevin Marks into a kid on bike shouting"I want my IndieWeb") 

I think this post about reclaiming academic publishing on December 2, 2015 was my first ever to mention

I installed this Known instance on 2015-02-19. I have 14 intances currently running. My first post:

A post on trying to brigde and : 2015-12-19

First time using NoterLive to live blog an academic conference 2015-12-04

First time (of many more)trying to Tom Sawyer the community: 2015-09-17 of course Chris Aldrich was first to reply.

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A website we made using @glitch @thecubscouts tonight as Wolf Pack (1st graders 5-7) designed community service project: wrote all the copy, did illustration and after playing tag tag revolution learned h and p tags:

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Thanks @eddiehinkle I am just thinking about all of this as we discuss blogrolls.

Be cool if you publish someone to your follow page, the feed gets added to reader and you cache the h-card somehow.

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Hey just read this and I think we need to be more critical of the tech we use.

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Had hvac team come in, my office no longer under under 60 degrees every day, but in terms of compressor cycling on and off every two minutes, nothing to do, Compressor is literally above my office. It fires so often so loud. I can no longer record. Makes online teaching hard

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As a side note I forgot the one thing that handles Twitter threads and webmentions better than WordPress and Bridgy Publish is Known. If you simply send out a reply to your own status updates and syndicate both to Twitter the magic just happens.

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I just unclicked the avatar setting

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test after deleting facebook idno plugin

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