Galactic Bonus Homebrew Website Club was an IndieWeb meetup on Zoom held on 2022-10-02.
- When: 2022-10-02
- Archived from: https://etherpad.indieweb.org/hwc-2022-10-02
- Tracy Durnell
- Gabriele Girelli
- Anthony Ciccarello
- David Shanske
- Marty McGuire
- Angelo Gladding
- Going around to discuss what we have been doing on our websites in the last few weeks
- https://ggirelli.info/: switched from third-party requests to self-hosting (or changing service)
- Navigation bars - hamburgers
- Don't use details/summary because it has poor screenreader support
- JS is worth using
Use of emojis probably did more for the Unicode support than anything else. Because the people in the west expected it to just work.
Design and Minimalism
- Tufte: how much can you remove and still retain meaning? (https://www.edwardtufte.com/tufte/books_vdqi)
- Universal Principles of Design - book rec from Jeremy Cherfas
- sparklines - example of dense information presentation
- data density
Good layout thinking https://every-layout.dev/
Universal Principles of Design http://universalprinciplesofdesign.com/books
Old school websites
if you want midi playback now https://feross.org/bitmidi/
found the ornate logo site: https://www.kittl.com/invite/kevinmarks
very weird authentic 1990s corporate design https://web.archive.org/web/1996102001340/http://www.directdebit.co.uk/
https://miamicolortheory.com/vintage/ - flash website screenshots
- https://www.adobe.com/products/animate.html - basically flash
Single page websites
https://omg.lol/ - simple, fun HTML hosting / a way to get your first domain on the web
https://www.samanthamash.com/links https://cristinamittermeier.com/links/instagram/ - very close recreation of a links page on a personal site https://cissyartcafe.com/links/ - self-hosted links page with newsletter signup form https://www.theinfinitelimitsoflove.com/links/
graphs on websites?
- Jeremy Keith has sparklines https://adactio.com/ made of SVG
IndieWeb Morning Show?
- Marty McGuire collected a how-to for the old audio edition of This Week in the IndieWeb: User:Martymcgui.re/this-week-indieweb-podcast
Homebrew clubs could be two people meeting spontaneosly in person (pop-up)
Fun With Sensors
- Might want to consider a BME688, which has Temp, Humidity, Pressure, and IAQ(Indoor Air Quality) based on gas resistence
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