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32 posts in 'Webmentions'

July Project Updates

An update on two projects I’ve been working on—one new and one old—based on some development oversights I’ve made in the past that I’d like to prevent going forward.

Jul 20, 2024

Categories: DatesPluginsWebmentions

Dynamic Websites with Static Site Generators

What if you used your static site generator to output PHP instead of HTML?

Jul 9, 2024

Categories: Edge FunctionsSearchWebmentions

Webmentions and 11ty

Getting webmentions up and running on 11ty - update!

Jun 19, 2024

Categories: How to...Webmentions

Webmentions Web Component

I got overwhelmed by build steps and decided to fetch my webmentions through a web component.

Mar 22, 2024

Categories: How to...Webmentions

Search, Webmentions and microformats

I’ve made some updates on my website - let’s talk about them. I added a search functionality with Pagefind, Webmention support both directions and microformats to my blog posts.

Feb 28, 2024

Categories: How to...SearchWebmentions

Automatic Mastodon post embeds

I use Nicolas Hoizey's GitHub action to syndicate my web activity to Mastodon. Recently, I removed the display of webmentions from my posts after seeing Chris and Robb discuss some privacy concerns around them. Upon seeing David Darnes' mastodon-post web component, I've gone ahead and added it, conditionally, to the end of each of my posts.

Feb 20, 2024

Categories: DeploymentSocial MediaWebmentions

Check if images are available before optimizing in Eleventy

How to check if a remote image is available before attempting to optimize it using @11ty/eleventy-img.

Feb 5, 2024

Categories: How to...ImagesWebmentions

💻 Emoji URLs and 11ty Webmentions

Not letting emojis drop mentions on the floor

Jan 25, 2024

Categories: How to...Webmentions

Sending Webmentions after Deploying to Azure Static Web Apps

Chris McLeod is a software developer with over 20 years of experience. Sometimes he writes about it.

Jan 21, 2024

Categories: How to...Webmentions

Cloudflare Pages Cron Deploys

Scheduling static site deploys daily

Jan 15, 2024

Categories: BloggingDeploymentRemote DataWebmentions

Adding webmentions to my site

I had told myself that I wouldn't do this...but, seeing them on other people's sites changed my mind.

Jan 13, 2024

Categories: FiltersGlobal DataHow to...Social MediaWebmentions

Another Approach to Webmentions in Eleventy

A quick and dirty way of using Eleventy Fetch and Liquid to display webmentions on your site.

Dec 26, 2023

Categories: How to...Webmentions

Webmentions in Eleventy

There comes a time in every Eleventy blog's life where the author must write a post about implementing webmentions. Here is mine.

Sep 1, 2023

Categories: How to...Remote DataWebmentions

Webmentions in Eleventy

In the interest of continuing to repeat myself I'm writing, once again, about adding webmentions to a blog.

Mar 17, 2023

Categories: Webmentions


The posts below were published before the release of Eleventy v2.0.0 (Feb 8, 2023). Information in these posts may be out of date. The current stable release is 2.0.1. Eleventy v3.0 is currently under development and available for testing.

eleventy-cache-webmentions v1.1.5

Cache webmentions using eleventy-fetch and make them available to use in collections, layouts, pages, etc. in Eleventy.

Jan 31, 2023

Categories: Webmentions

Additional Webmention Resources

Some more links and tools related to webmentions

Jan 31, 2023

Categories: Webmentions

Adding Webmentions to Your Site

Some notes on what webmentions are and how I implemented them for this site

Jan 30, 2023

Categories: Webmentions

Adding webmentions to your static blog

The portfolio and blog of Jan Monschke

Jan 30, 2023

Categories: WebmentionsHow to...

Changing urls but keeping webmentions in Eleventy

Bernard Nijenhuis • Front-end Developer • Katwijk, The Netherlands • Father of 3 kids • Husband to 1 wife • Owner of 2 cats

Nov 3, 2022

Categories: Webmentions

Webmention Setup for Eleventy

Here’s a quick run-through of how I retrieve and use Webmentions with my Eleventy website.

Aug 25, 2022

Categories: Webmentions


The posts below were published before the release of Eleventy v1.0.0 (Jan 9, 2022). Information in these posts may be out of date. The current stable release is 2.0.1. Eleventy v3.0 is currently under development and available for testing.

An In-Depth Tutorial of Webmentions + Eleventy

Join the Indie Web by adding Webmentions to your serverless Eleventy static site with this step-by-step tutorial. No client-side JavaScript needed!

Nov 22, 2021

Categories: Webmentions

Webmentions + Eleventy Talk

Slides and resources from my talks at JamStack Toronto and Magnolia JS.

Jun 18, 2021

Categories: Webmentions

Adding Webmentions to my site

While I was rebuilding my website in Eleventy, I saw Amber Wilson's article about adding Webmentions to her site shared on Twitter. I'd heard of Webmentions but I'd never really looked into them and while I was reading Amber's post, I thought that it's a really cool idea and added them to the list of things I wanted to add to my site.

Mar 15, 2021

Categories: Webmentions

Webmention Analytics

I built a tool to analyze incoming webmentions. This new side project generates monthly reports to see how and where my content is mentioned.

Feb 7, 2021

Categories: Webmentions

Webmentions: Joining the IndieWeb

Webmentions are now live on the site, powered by! I've been meaning to do this for ages. I'm very excited to finally getting around to joining the IndieWeb.

Jan 18, 2021

Categories: Webmentions

Grow the IndieWeb with Webmentions

When I re-made my site with Eleventy, the pages didn't change much, but I had loads of fun adding new features. The most fun was webmentions and I'm here to co…

Dec 8, 2020

Categories: Webmentions

Time to Cache Up

For a long time I’ve been searching for a sound solution to storing the entire Webmention history of my blog, as packaging it up with the rest of the repository was not cutting it for me. Enter the world of async.

Nov 23, 2020

Categories: Webmentions

Webmentions in three SSGs: Part 1

The intro to a five-part series about incorporating webmentions into three different static site generators (SSGs).

Apr 28, 2020

Categories: How to...Webmentions

Using Webmentions in Eleventy

How to pull interactions from social media platforms like Twitter back to your own site, using Webmentions, and Bridgy.

Jan 10, 2019

Categories: How to...Webmentions

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