An IndieWeb experiment by Justin Johansson

Web Standards & Reference Material

This page contains links to various web standards & other reference material that I find myself constantly referring to. The intention is not to maintain an endlessly growing list of links that others better manage. Rather the items on this page reflect what I'm currently thinking about development-wise. As such, it's more of a personal live bookmark page.


What is the IndieWeb? "The IndieWeb is a people-focused alternative to the "corporate web".

Introductory terminology:

Infrastructure software:




HTML5 "A vocabulary and associated APIs for HTML and XHTML." Just to confuse matters, there is the WHATWG HTML Living Standard as well.

Webmention is on its way to becoming a W3C recommendation (a synonym for a standard). Here's the formal document.