I removed the gargle analytics code from erambler.co.uk before the holiday and haven't missed it. I never thought to check how many readers I had anyway.
Now it's time to get rid of disqus to excise the last of the tracking code and I'm strangely resistant. It's been 4 years since someone last commented but I still feel like I *want* people to validate me by commenting. #IndieWeb #staticsite #egoism #surveillancecapitalism
Clearly the answer is to give the blog its own presence on the #fediverse so that people can reply that way. The question is how to do that while keeping the site itself as static HTML.
@tastytea Thanks, this looks really interesting and exactly what I was hoping for. I'll take a closer look.
@petrichor Don't know how to do that, but you can use regular HTML forms & a bit of server side stuff in your preferred language to build a decent commenting system.
@petrichor Oh, I just read 'static'. Woops
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