PESOS for Bridgy Publish

POSSEing silo interactions is getting harder by the day, and Bridgy Publish is suffering as a result. We could fix this by adding an OwnYourGram-style PESOS option. Should we?

If you’re going to own your posts on social networks, indieweb people prefer to POSSE: post on your own site, syndicate elsewhere. Bridgy Publish follows this philosophy and provides POSSE as a service.

POSSE has its disadvantages though. The Twitter app, for example, lets you favorite a tweet with a single tap and ~100ms latency. Best of breed mobile indieweb approaches can’t touch that right now. Mine, for example, take many more taps and 10-20s. Browser-based implementations and webactions are a bit better, but not much. Continue reading