At Booking.com, they do a lot of A/B testing. At Booking.com, they’ve got a lot of dark patterns. I think there might be a connection. A/B testing is a great way of finding out what happens when you introduce a change. But it can’t tell you why. I used the site earlier in the year, and actually felt my heart...
I’ve been traveling a lot over the last month. I’ve not been able to co-host (or attend!) the last two Homebrew Website Club Baltimore meetups. I’ve also completely neglected my old post-pact with co-host Marty. However, my travels are now finished and I’m super motivated to work on my site again. I have lots of things to write about. During...
Below are notes from the "broadcast" portion of the meetup.
jonathanprozzi.net – Is back after lots of travel and writing a post about that, including a roadmap of getting back into things. Archived several posts from his old Hugo site into his new WordPress site. One of his 2018-01-01 goals is to practice posting status updates to his site instead of Facebook.
brksavage.com – Bought a new domain for a blog a couple of months ago, transferring it to BlueHost now. Been looking over old content. A 2018-01-01 commitment: small goal - write something small and publish it before end of year.
bouhmad.com – Working on a first post to go up tonight! Realized the original scope for his "first post", which was going to compare multiple host-based intrusion detection systems, was going to take weeks! So, he's starting off with one, then planning to get back to it after he graduates (hopefully!) in December.
dariusmccoy.com – Just got started with his domain, just a landing page. Wants to add more content to it.
I’ve officially launched the Indigenous for iOS app beta. It’s a micropub app for iOS allowing a user to like, repost and bookmark urls. There are more features planned, you can read about them on the Indigenous project page. I have a couple people from the IndieWeb who have joined the beta. If you have a website using IndieWeb technologies...