Things to consider before registering a .US domain and why I switched to a .ME domain

Using a .US domain name for your website is a good way to show you live in the United States Of America ??. Before choosing to use the .US extension you should read this post. There are a few unintended consequences that could creep up if you are not prepared. This blog post seeks to … Continue reading Things to consider before registering a .US domain and why I switched to a .ME domain

WebPageTest.org deleted their API Keys Database ?

I opened up the popular website load testing service WebPageTest.org today and saw a banner which said they deleted their database accidentally. I found this to be surprising as they are a fairly popular website among web developers with commercial backing. I would expect there to be at least somewhat regular backups in place. Their … Continue reading WebPageTest.org deleted their API Keys Database ?

Should you be able to delete quotes of yourself online?

This post is in response to the GitHub Issue "Quote Toots #12753" (Archived Page). I opened this issue a while ago requesting that Mastodon add an easier way to quote users than linking to their post. This sparked users concerns including online harassment and their right to delete what they say on the public internet. … Continue reading Should you be able to delete quotes of yourself online?