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A static site is a website that is served by a web server directly from the file system.

  • SecuriTay ‏@SwiftOnSecurity:
    All I know about Paul Graham is he uses static HTML pages instead of Wordpress and that makes him smarter than most of us.

Sending Webmentions

The services below can be used to send Webmentions for a static website.

Telegraph

Telegraph is an open source project and hosted service for sending Webmentions and pingbacks. You can use it to send mentions to all links on a page, or send a webmention with specific source and target.

stapibas

stapibas is an application that sends linkbacks for all links in an atom feed, and receive incoming linkbacks.

lazymention

lazymention is a server that, when pinged, will crawl an h-feed and send Webmentions for any new content it sees. There may be a hosted version eventually, but AJ Jordan has to work out some security things first.

Receiving Webmentions

The services below can be used to receive webmentions for a static website.

webmention.herokuapp.com

Main article: webmention.herokuapp.com

webmention.herokuapp.com is an open-source project and hosted service for receiving webmentions for registered sites and allowing those to be displayed through javascript.

webmention.io

Main article: webmention.io

webmention.io is an open-source project and hosted service for receiving webmentions and pingbacks on behalf of your indieweb site.

Micropub

Static sites that wish to support Micropub will need to run a Micropub endpoint somewhere that has access to the file storage used by the static site or static site generator.

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