IndieWeb is a set of software utilities which allows maintainers of personal, independently hosted blogs to independently maintain their social data on their own web domains rather than on large, centralized social networking services.
Whatever the reason, you're done with sharecropping your content, your identity, and your self. Our online content and identites are becoming more important and sometimes even critical to our lives. Neither are secure in the hands of random ephemeral startups or big silos. We should be the holders of our online presence. ‎- silpol
The IndieWeb as a minimally viable social web ecosystem ‎- silpol