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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

You might have noticed some issues with our :writeas: Write.as instance, particularly from this Mastodon instance (writing.exchange). Those should be largely fixed now!

If you still have any trouble following Write.as accounts (e.g. they don't show up in search or show "pending request"), please let us know!

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Continuing yesterday’s work on “outside contributors,” some new perspectives: micro.baer.works/continuing-ye

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Waited till the last minute for this, but I'm upgrading our Tor onion service to v3 now. Will share that once it's live!

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A view of an article I wrote about simplified web pages, as seen through @matt 's new "tiny" view of @write_as :writeas: blogs. Simple styles, no web fonts, just text. I like it.

tiny.write.as/natedickson/web-

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I've heard it can be a bit confusing knowing what we're up to and focused on in the short term. So I've just released an up-to-date roadmap for all of our products over the next 6 months: musing.studio/roadmap

Forum discussion: discuss.write.as/t/cross-produ

Just released a new experiment with smaller, even faster-loading Write.as blogs (via @updates): write.as/updates/our-blogs-are

Try it out here: tiny.write.as

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v0.13.1 is nearly ready for release!

We've updated our demo instance, pencil.writefree.ly, to include all our staged changes -- so please feel free to test things out there! You can join with this invite link, if you don't have an account yet: pencil.writefree.ly/invite/bC4

We've also changed the editor there to the new Classic editor, so you can test out our latest fix.

Find a bug? Let us know: github.com/writefreely/writefr

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We've started bringing code for email subscriptions from @write_as to ! It's still very much a work in progress, but it'll land in v1.0.

writefreely.org/pull/478

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Just a heads-up: tomorrow's WriteFreely office hours are being moved to the same time on Wednesday, June 22nd.

Details here discuss.write.as/t/office-hour

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I've been wanting to theme my blog, and css.horse/ is going to make that much easier. 😍

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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.

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Developing themes for @write_as / @writefreely has always been a bit of a pain. I've gotten used to working around the limitations, but I always wanted to make the process accessible to more people.

Today I'm finally releasing 🐴 CSShorse, a tool for editing themes and previewing your work in real-time, with your real blog. (Based on @htmlhouse.)

css.horse

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We just had a month of project hosting paid for directly from community donations! A huge thanks to everyone who's contributed so far.

opencollective.com/writefreely

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Today is the last day to get our official app for iPhone and iPad at a big discount (66% off)! write.as/deals/coil-blogs-user

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