Web development

Escape the Web documentary: http://www.prisonplanet.com/escape-the-web-every-c...


Spinning a web = creation

In southwestern America, spider was the creator goddess (symbolism and power)

Weaving together past and present
Body the shape of the infinity symbol, 8 legs

The spider spirit animal/guide symbolises creativity and artistic expression; the web is a dreamcatcher and into it the spider weaves her magic

The power of manifestation

A symbol of creative power
The power to work magic over people and things (trap, control)

The spider is the guardian of ancient languages and alphabets
The spider is the teacher of language and the magic of writing, the keeper of knowledge
Those who weave magic the the written word probably have a spider as a guide

Spiders as spirit guides, druidry.org: http://www.druidry.org/library/animals/spiders-spi...

Spiders are associated with fear and phobias (fear of getting into the intimidating world of coding?)

Spider as an ancient symbol: of happiness in Egypt and Rome (?)
For Hindus: its web was the first substance in the Universe, creation of laws and phenomena (??? source ???) associated with Maya, the weaver of illusions

In west Africa, the spider is a trickster god, associated with creation, wisdom, storytelling (source)