The best time to make a personal website is 20 years ago. The second best time to make a personal website is now.
Chris offers some illustrated advice:
- Define the purpose of your site
- Organize your content
- Look for inspiration
- Own your own domain name
- Build your website
"It’s worth noting, we may talk about “the Indie Web,” but it’s not a single project, so much as an amalgamation of various projects in various states, with lots of different personalities driving with different motivations."