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Bear is Indieweb'r creating and using Python toolkits living near Philadelphia, PA.

As one of the few Indieweb'r folks who runs servers and services for a living, please don't hesitate to enlist my aid in anything you may need as far as Ops help or advice. (seriously)

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Bear is currently senior member of the SRE team at CircleCI.


  • kaku a Python Flask app and tools to handle dynamic IndieWeb events: Micropub, Webmention, and Token endpoints. Currently being self-dogfooded at
  • ronkyuu a Webmention Toolkit for Python
  • ninka a Indieauth Toolkit for Python


  • [IndieWeb Commitment] list
  • import Pinboard activity to my site
    • this will let me archive my bookmarks and twitter activity
    • pinboard also saves all the html from twitter and bookmarks
  • create archive subdomain like site archive
  • 2016 IndieWeb Commitment list:
    • --done-- Finish micropub endpoint to enable update and delete actions
    • --done-- Finish wiring up plumbing needed to generate a page once a micropub event happens
    • --done-- Add oembed support for my own pages

Wiki Gardening Todo

please do add items to this if you feel a section needs some love...

  • nginx review latest changes to nginx config and make sure they are current and sane
  • email review and keep working on samples and examples
  • aggregators read and grok page, it's a stub so it needs some love
  • feeds add some depth to the criticism part of this page to add notes and thoughts from when I was in the trenches working on the Atom spec back in the day
  • _done_ - specifically add an == Itches == section per wikifying#Wikify_yourself :)