—an indie website by joe crawford since the nineties

Joe Crawford

I’m a web developer, and I love to swim, bodysurf, and write code. I’m into collecting toy robots. The tiles below are links to an assortment of pages and recent posts. Here's more about me.

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Swimming 2024
Toy Robots
Star Trek
Star Wars
Web Development
Robot Selfies
Swimming 2023
Swimming 2022
Swimming 2021
Writing Essays, presentations, poetry, media mentions
Link in Bio
Resume Joseph A. Crawford
About Joe Crawford
Literary Journal: Chiricú Journal - "Californio"
Viridian Contest Entries 01999 to 02001
I am a Frank Zappa Fan
Guestbook say hello!
Blogging! from The Lounge on KPBS. July 16, 2002.
Visualization number of blog posts by date
Most Commented
CSS Illustrations
Roger Corman my excuse to reminisce the time I was an extra on a monster movie
Longest Posts

I blog.

Here’s the last 30 days.

June 10
Happy Birthday David! (30 words)
June 6
Florida by Stew & The Negro Problem (308 words)
June 5
Bandwidth Throttling (334 words)
Merge Conflict Music Video Morning (723 words)
June 4
I go away for a weekend and there’s a shark attack. (86 words)
May 31
Goodbye, FOAF (339 words)
May 30
Questions of the Day (99 words)
XOXO Fest is a go. (85 words)
May 29
The Web Is Better. (528 words)
May 28
(Not) Now (141 words)
May 27
Blogger Redirects, Linkrot & Writing (454 words)
Bits and Pieces Programming (243 words)
May 24
CSS Illustrations (30 words)
May 22
Joe Project Updates (340 words)
May 21
Webmention check! (27 words)
May 18
Where’s the IndieWeb going? some random musings (709 words)
May 17
Frank Zappa: American Composer (72 words)
Molly White is optimistic about the #IndieWeb (795 words)
May 16
On Belonging (502 words)
May 15
BO-HWC: Social Norms in the IndieWeb: upcoming event (295 words)
20 Year Article Idea Fulfilled (647 words)