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Debugging My Site With a Little Help From My Friends

Tags: indieweb data i-fixed-it before-i-pushed-it yay-for-tests


It’s probably redundant to test HTML structure for my pages, but what the heck.

Me, a couple months ago

There’s no rule, but obviously every webmention to my site will have full author info including photo.

Me, a few weeks ago

Look honey I added Webmention data to my Datasette dashboard!

Me, this morning

Sweet, jmac liked my mention! Wait why are tests failing? Maybe check the dashboard?

Me, an hour ago

I fixed it!

Me, a few minutes ago

The fix is reasonable defaults for response author info. I got other fixes in mind, including a default “card” for anonymous response authors. Also, inferring author info from source site. Thanks for the help and the ideas, Jason McIntosh!

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Added to vault 2024-01-15. Updated on 2024-02-01