Need help installing #WriteFreely? You can jump over to our forums to ask for help or see if anyone else has encountered the same problems.
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!
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 #blogging platform is just the start.
Now you can #follow along with each of them right here in the fediverse:
If your Snap.as photos weren’t showing up with the correct rotation, that issue is now fixed! Any new uploads should work great 🖼️ We wrote a bit more about this on the forum.
We just had a month of #WriteFreely project hosting paid for directly from community donations! A huge thanks to everyone who's contributed so far.
Today is the last day to get our official #WriteFreely app for iPhone and iPad at a big discount (66% off)! https://write.as/deals/coil-blogs-users-get-started-on-ios
Coil blogs are migrating to Write.as, and to help set folks up for the transition, the WriteFreely app is on sale until June 2nd!
We find that sometimes our Plain Text editor is the best tool for getting into... https://write.as/updates/we-find-that-sometimes-our-plain-text-editor-is-the-best-tool-for-getting-into
Everything seems to be looking pretty good in v0.13 Release Candidate 1 -- but if you'd like to help debug, please join our demo instance (https://pencil.writefree.ly/invite/5t59cX) or grab the latest pre-release: https://github.com/writefreely/writefreely/releases/tag/v0.13.0rc1
Writing a newsletter? Now you can let readers respond directly to you via email! Read more about this on the Remark.as blog.
In case you missed it, #WriteFreely updates will now show up on our official Mastodon account for the project: @writefreely! We'll keep this account limited mostly to Write.as, the hosted WriteFreely service.
Otherwise for bigger, less frequent announcements (like new releases), you can still follow the official WriteFreely blog: @firstname.lastname@example.org.
WriteFreely is a free open federated blogging platform. You can follow the project's brand new main account at:
There's also the official blog at:
It's designed as an alternative to Medium, more info at the official website https://writefreely.org
WriteFreely is part of the Fediverse, so you can follow WF accounts from Mastodon.
#WriteFreely v0.13 Release Candidate 1 is here! It includes over a year of changes and improvements, from a new WYSIWYG editor to Web Monetization support to new OAuth provider support.
Read about everything in this latest release and, if you're adventurous, you can upgrade to this Release Candidate today: https://github.com/writefreely/writefreely/releases/tag/v0.13.0rc1
If you give it a shot, please share any feedback or bug reports!
#WriteFreely v0.13 Release Candidate 1 is built and ready to go! Just updating some documentation and writing release notes. There were... a lot of changes 😅
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