How is Gopher related to the indie web? How did Gopher FAIL the indie web?

Gopherspace

Gemini - a modernized gopher-like protocol see also: where have all the gophers gone and again: https://www.floodgap.com/infotech/ And Veronica2 search engine also: https://cheapskatesguide.org/articles/gopherspace.html/ https://toobnix.org/videos/watch/8ee54700-971c-4da3-a8b4-7a78ed9ac42e Could gopherspace take off again if there was an easy way to publish, like basically Netlify for gopherspace? Or does Gopherspace need its own geocities/neocities-type thing?