Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

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Appending "?__a=1" to any Instagram URL returns JSON, e.g. - same with ".json" on Reddit:

New feature on this site courtesy of Bridgy: I can now “like” photos on Instagram. Using Quill I first post a like to an Instagram photo’s permalink. This is then sent to my site’s endpoint which creates the page and sends a webmention for Bridgy to notify Instagram. Meanwhile my site grabs the image thumbnail and title to display on my site.

For example: here’s a like from this morning:

All very easy. I just glue together the loosely coupled pieces.

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