Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Liked Paul Bowsher Paul Bowsher’s post on Twitter
Why am I even bothering to watch this #ENGSVK
Liked Nicolas Hoizey’s post “So long Disqus, hello Webmention” on
Enough. I’m fed up with Disqus. It’s been useful, easy to plug on this blog, but it’s a mess for web performance, and I don’t own my data, so… bye bye. Webmention is now a great alternative, with more people implementing it, so let’s try to keep only…
Liked JC102 JC102’s post “You can put your ODBC where the sun don'…” on Twitter
You can put your ODBC where the sun don't shine mate!
Liked Aaron Parecki Aaron Parecki’s post “Since I knew I wouldn't be able to get a…” on
Since I knew I wouldn't be able to get a good video/photo of the eclipse, and that plenty of other people would be taking good photos, I decided to make a video of all of us watching the eclipse instead! We found a nice spot about 30 miles south of…
Liked post “Adding Micropub to your IRC bot” on
In last weeks IndieWeb newsletter I read a blogpost by Sven about having notifications for webmentions and such via IRC. He described more or less the setup I have too: using Aaron’s TikTokBot framework, running on the same machine as a private IRC s…
Liked Mark Bennett™ Mark Bennett™’s post on Twitter
Pretty much the most exciting teletext page of all time
Liked Mark Bennett™ Mark Bennett™’s post on Twitter
Pretty much the most exciting teletext page of all time
Liked Jake Archibald Jake Archibald’s post on Twitter
Ok yes this is very exciting
Liked Chris Aldrich’s post “An Introduction to the IndieWeb” on
There’s a better way to own and control your online identity Why IndieWeb? Whether you’re starting a blog, building your personal brand, posting a resume, promoting a hobby, writing a personal journal, creating an online commonplace book, sharing pho…
Liked jontarbuck jontarbuck’s post on Twitter
Nice surprise waiting for me this morning - thanks @venntro! Can't believe it's been 9 years!
Liked Neil Mather Neil Mather’s post “shpub is awesome. I can microblog to my…” on
shpub is awesome. I can microblog to my website from the command line! #indieweb
Liked Paul Kinlan Paul Kinlan’s post on Twitter
Thought I would noodle about with pubsubhubbub -> web push. Wanted to get updates via push
Liked Drew McLellan’s post “Implementing Webmentions” on
In a world before social media, a lot of online communities existed around blog comments. The particular community I was part of – web standards – was all built up around the personal websites of those involved. As social media sites gained traction…
Liked Calum Ryan | Calum Ryan |’s post on Twitter
Original Homebrew Computer Club newsletter
Liked Nate Berkopec Nate Berkopec’s post on Twitter
Liked Malcolm Blaney Malcolm Blaney’s post “ now supports fat pings” on
I just finished adding support for WebSub fat pings to dobrado, so now uses them too :-) I've also submitted implementation reports for all three pieces of the WebSub puzzle (hub, publish & subscribe) because as an integrated readin…
Liked Alex Hern Alex Hern’s post on Twitter
DCMS is now the “Department for Digital, Culture Media & Sport” 1. “Digital” is not a noun, ew. 2. WHERE IS THE SEC…
Liked Calum Ryan Calum Ryan’s post “June 28, 2017 Homebrew Website Club…” on
Homebrew Website Club London Year 1 For the past twelve months I’ve been organising a meetup in London for people interested and committed to improving their own websites. Prior to this I’d attended Brighton’s version of the event a few times…