@00dani why not just have some form of keybase-style third party thing?
Also, I'm pretty sure Twitter puts rel="me" on your website URL.
@ben yeah it does, that one is actually crossed out because my twitter got suspended :p
the rest are sites that don't support rel="me" tho and they suck
the reason keybase is inadequate imho is that it means trusting keybase, at least to some extent! they've put a lot of effort into letting you trust the proofs without trusting the service, but the types of proof are still very limited and you're still reliant on their tools to actually retrieve and manage proofs
@ben sure you can! i've signed things like that for my fediverse accounts, since keybase doesn't know about them
but again i think rel="me" verification is better? o:
* it's more discoverable - the link is necessarily right there on your profile
* tools for automatic verification can be super simple - i currently use https://github.com/indieweb/verify-me , which currently does trust the https://indiewebify.me service to work, but it'd be super simple to write a zero-trust version?
* masto actually already supports it, which is why i have a nice green tick on my masto profile at the moment
it's theoretically less secure, since it doesn't involve private-key-signed messages, but if the two sites involved have proper tls it's at least as practically secure as the "get my pgp key from my site here in order to verify these proofs please" approach
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