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Greg McVerry

Greg McVerry

Greg McVerry

Okay I have fixed all of my links to my follow posts, tomorrow I will manually update my following page at https://jgregorymcverry.com/following.html

Greg McVerry

Greg McVerry

@eldelacajita Those are webmentions https://indieweb.org/Webmention your my posts show up as tweets and your replies on Twitter come back to my posts as comments. webmentions link networks built on the together. Allows you to

Greg McVerry

Beautiful part about webmentions you do need to rely on data silos like @facebook and instagram that destroy local media, allow attacks on democracy, prey on children through mobile payments, lie about selling your data, lie about giving access to data....#BeYourOwnSocialNetwork

Greg McVerry

Why does this keep happening? #knownchat

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Am I going crazy or is my source code just being written by evil Gremlins against declarative HTML?

I hit source code I add:

<p>I just added <a class="u-follow-of" href="https:/fiveflames4learning.com/">Five Flames 4 Learning</a> by <a class="h-card" href="/https:/www.hjdewaard.com/">Helen Dewaard</a> to my following page at <a href="https://jgregorymcverry.com/following">https://jgregorymcverry.com/following </a>#BeYourownSocialNetwork </p>

But then somehow my url gets injected in front of the one I manually add in source code??What I am I doing wrong? I have checked my mark up and can not stop the injection of my url.

I get this link when I publish:

Β https://quickthoughts.jgregorymcverry.com/https:/fiveflames4learning.com/

Greg McVerry

Greg McVerry

Greg McVerry

@LeftyWilliams42 @HLWDARE2DREAM not to mention these same tools used to interfere with elections, companies lie about selling odata, use toolsto suppress minority votes. Teaching kids to not only protects them it protects democracy