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Need help installing ? You can jump over to our forums to ask for help or see if anyone else has encountered the same problems.

discuss.write.as/c/writefreely

Discussing the project in a public place like this helps our small team (@matt) save time answering common questions, and makes it so more people can benefit from / join our conversations.

And if you want to support the project, please feel free to help others in the community. Any help you can offer is welcome and appreciated!

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We're working to build a suite of tiny, focused tools that all work together, and share the same simplicity and privacy-awareness of Write.as. This little platform is just the start.

Now you can along with each of them right here in the fediverse:

@readwriteas - stories from Write.as
@snap_as - photo and album hosting
@htmlhouse - HTML hosting

Future:
@draft_as - collaboration on text
@jot_as - private, encrypted notes

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New submissions are coming in for the writing prompt this week! Read them on @cues and follow the links to contribute:

write.as/cues/

We have a new Write.as / theme this week from our community! This one comes by way of Scotland, from @matt.

write.as/themes/longhouse-life

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: Flirting with Nihilism (@jelacaze) — a thoughtful blog ranging from personal essays on life to musings on online identity.

flirtingwithnihilism.com

Previous posts: writing.exchange/@readwriteas/

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Added a new tool for reading Medium articles in peace:

makemediumreadable.com/read

You can also grab the article as Markdown -- maybe even publish to !

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Ghostwriter is a minimal and distraction free editor for Linux and Windows (there's a macOS beta too).

I put it on full screen with dark theme and focus mode on. When I want to go gung-ho I also enable Hemingway mode which disables the backspace key.

wereturtle.github.io/ghostwrit

Write.as Cyber Monday sale 

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Want to talk about federation on ? No need to sign up for our forum -- we'll also be hanging out on SocialHub:

socialhub.activitypub.rocks/c/

Feel free to stop by and ask questions or start conversations!

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writefreely.org/ is a federated blogging application. You can self host it or use any of the instances. @write_as has paid service and also some great human beings. Really good work. You can even follow the posts from your mastodon account.

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ActivityPub mentions on #WriteFreely are coming Soon™!

Here's a bit more info about them, including how you might use them to have fediverse conversations around your posts:

socialhub.activitypub.rocks/t/

Want to get involved with development?

We just added a "Good First Issues" label in our development tracker, and our first task up for grabs: adding ActivityPub "attachments" information for images included in a post.

Learn more about how to get started on that here: phabricator.write.as/project/p

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Every week, we put out a new to help get your thoughts going. This week:

What would you do if you weren't afraid?

You can submit a response over on Submit.as:
submit.as/cues/afraid

And we'll publish accepted responses on our Write.as @cues blog!

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#writefreely is probably the best small blogging platform I have ever used

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@writeas_dev
#Writefreely for #YunoHost has been upgraded to v0.11.1

Detailed Fixes: github.com/writeas/writefreely

Major Features:
* WriteFreely Command-Line Interface

Upgrade with the following command:

$ yunohost app upgrade writefreely -u github.com/YunoHost-Apps/write

You might've noticed slower-loading pages on Write.as recently, coming from our Matomo (analytics) server.

We've seen a ton of new people writing great stories and sharing them widely — which is great! But it was a bit more traffic than our servers could handle.

So we've just upgraded everything to handle current traffic loads and give us plenty of room for the next million-plus monthly visitors.

Keep on writing and sharing your stories! And let us know if you still notice any slowness.

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