He deals with a couple core themes which are well worth reading about. Much of the Open Web’s value comes down to this statement for me:
Open web is equal to open data. And data fosters innovation and creates new opportunities.
The Open Web is not a hot topic for most people. It’s pretty esoteric and it will probably remain the domain of a pretty small group of people for years to come.
Still, it’s a drum worth beating.
As dismissive as many people are about maintaining a blog or site of their own (I have a half-written post about this somewhere), the time for indie sites isn’t over yet.