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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.

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 This little platform is just the start.

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

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

@draft_as - collaboration on text
@jot_as - private, encrypted notes boosted

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

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

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

Previous posts: boosted

Added a new tool for reading Medium articles in peace:

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

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. Cyber Monday sale Cyber Monday sale 

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

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

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:

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: boosted

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

And we'll publish accepted responses on our @cues blog! boosted

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

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

Detailed Fixes:

Major Features:
* WriteFreely Command-Line Interface

Upgrade with the following command:

$ yunohost app upgrade writefreely -u

You might've noticed slower-loading pages on 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. boosted boosted boosted
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