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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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: Strange Vistas – a blog that dives into a wide selection of movies, anime, books, and games with a unique perspective.

strangevistas.com

Previous posts: writing.exchange/@readwriteas/

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Finally getting around to wrapping up the #WriteFreely v0.11 release. Expect that to come out before the weekend!

Of course, this is powered by our new Submit.as service. If you want to give it a try while it's in beta, let us know here or over on the forum!

discuss.write.as/t/submit-as/7

Throughout November and beyond, we'll accept submissions there and publish them to our @cues blog and @readwriteas.

To celebrate , we're launching Write.as Cues, a blog dedicated to giving you a weekly creative . Here's our first one:

submit.as/cues/haiku

This month, to coincide with , we've made some Pro features free for everyone. But whether you're participating or not, we'll also be sharing ways you can use Write.as / to get your story out on the platform -- no matter what form it takes.

Here's our guide on how to set a blog up for your story with our "Novel" format:

howto.write.as/creative-writin

One feature we're opening up for free throughout November is an extra blog. This gives you a fresh space to write your story, whether it's for or not.

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: Mike's Thoughts (@blog) – an absorbing blog of a former archaeologist and IT manager traveling around Southeast Asia and elsewhere.

mikesplaces.blog

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We've joined other fediverse projects on the SocialHub forum, with dedicated categories for and ! Feel free to join us over there.

WriteFreely: socialhub.activitypub.rocks/c/

Pherephone: socialhub.activitypub.rocks/c/

Every November, we open up some Pro features to all users so they can share their stories for . More details coming soon!

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We have a blog!

We'll be posting at least once a week, and you can follow it thanks to @writeas_org !

pixelfed.writeas.com

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We're finally taking care of all the non-technical work needed on Write.as, like better help documentation and minor annoying bugs / missing pieces.

For example, we're putting all our help on (fittingly) a Write.as blog, howto.write.as, and then linking to that site from various places in the application. (Previously, we might've linked to an old Help page from 2015 or guides.write.as.)

Hopefully this makes everything much easier to use!

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Anyone running #WriteFreely via Docker, by any chance?

I'd like to deploy it to one of my VPSes, but everything is running there in Docker, wouldn't want to set up WriteFreely + deps outside.

(Boosts appreciated)

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: Counting Calories (@countingcalories) – a blog documenting one man's goal to lose 52 lbs in 52 weeks for a good cause, Macmillan Cancer Support.

countingcalories.writeas.com

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