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Isn’t it such a pretty colour? A short-url server for Twitter in Node.js.

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… is a tiny Twitter status ID server.

When you visit, taupe becomes aware of the location of the Twitter status with an ID of ‘5680923477.’ Subsequent visits to will redirect with an HTTP status code of 301 (“permanent redirect”) to

taupe is backed by Node.js and Redis. I wrote it at Village Inn. Well, mostly… my battery died. It took about twenty songs on Grooveshark to write.

But yeah, it’s a pretty cool guy.

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