Table of Contents
- Helpful links
- What are webmentions?
- How are people using Webmentions?
What are webmentions?
- W3C standard - full recommendation in Jan 2017
- A standardized protocol that enables one website to inform another that it has been mentioned.
- Integrations with Twitter (using brid.gy mostly (only??))
- Avoids silos
- Major iteration of pingbacks and trackbacks
How are people using Webmentions?
- Facepile -> sort of like what I’m doing but have icons showing the difference between likes and retweets
- Reproduce the Twitter interface at the bottom