WebMention – A modern alternative to Pingback

A webmention is a type of linkback that can be requested by Web authors to keep track of activity relating to a page or document on their website somewhere else on on the web. It is similar to pingbacks but was designed to be simpler than the xmlrpc protocol that pingback relies upon, by instead only using HTTP and x-www-urlencoded content

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Published by Bramus!

Bramus is a frontend web developer from Belgium, working as a Chrome Developer Relations Engineer at Google. From the moment he discovered view-source at the age of 14 (way back in 1997), he fell in love with the web and has been tinkering with it ever since (more …)

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