“The Web We Lost”

Great article on the old web that lambasts the current walled-garden approach, but then scroll to the bottom to see Facebook’s social plugin, demonstrating exactly why something like Facebook has taken off with regular people™.

Not that it negates Dash’s point – it is, after all, outside of the garden.

There’s this video of Matt Mullenweg floating around in which he says something like “No matter what I do on Twitter, Facebook, or other sites, I always come back home to my blog.” I’ll post it if I see it again.