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Greg McVerry

Spending the morning working on Samizdat. Hoping to get our first issue out by May. http://samizdat.jgregorymcverry.com Please get involved need authors and editorial writer, still looking for comics section editor.

Greg McVerry

a @blogger site that works with tools,had to revert (should say improve) back to classic themes to edit HTML but with just a few changes I can get webmentions publish post, photo, replies, likes, and bookmarks: https://drmacsspot.blogspot.com/

Greg McVerry

Hey friends who wanted to know more about @IndieWebCamp Online 3/9-3/10 here are the deets: https://indieweb.org/2019/Online RSVP Now! Or ask questions and RSVP later. I'm cool with however you roll

Greg McVerry

You have these massive parties and events thrown by vendors and a huge revenue generator for our professional organizations to "prop up" the "copyrighted" work that we did and they in turn sell back to us. It is a broken model. We pay to do the work,

Greg McVerry

But you have to understand the conference circuit is just a much a scam as the publishing industry. Build on an economic of false scarcity...Trust me no shortage of quality folks willing to talk about quality work

Greg McVerry

@nathan_stevens For academics its usually a 1,000 (must include airfare, hotel, registration, meals transportation)...thus you don't see many teachers at national conferences.

Greg McVerry

ohh Did I mention it was free? Did I mention @indiewebcamp and @edcamp both the fork of the same barcamp style unconference.? Did I mention its production based? You will leave having hacked on and demoed a project.

Greg McVerry

Come to our online conference @IndieWebCamp Online 3/9-3/10 all skills levels welcome, if you wanted your own website or blog, maybe a class site, wanted to learn about RSVP: https://indieweb.org/2019/Online

Greg McVerry

I gaze and gander but usually just vote with my feet and go where the learning takes me

Greg McVerry

I always seem to bring home some prize from and those be extra special