This site is being built in the open

I decided to start over on a twenty year old personal website. Things will definitely feel rough draft as I build up a world from scratch. You can follow along with the progress on the commits page.

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Fri, 18 Dec 2020 19:11:17 GMT

The great revelation of early HTML development was the lowly anchor tag. You could link to anything. Personal websites linking to personal websites was the best use of this tag.

There’s so much power in this tag. It’s the reason Instagram only gives you one of them in your profile, and doesn’t allow them in posts. It’s the reason the walled gardens have incentivized expanding links with rich previews. The link is the building block of the Internet.

This is a brain dump of the personally published websites I draw inspiration from. It will grow over time.