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We're going to phase out our Casual plan for new users next month, as we move towards a focus on our apps and helping more instances get started.

Read more on @intheopen:

We like to talk about how lightweight is by saying it's "light enough to run on a Raspberry Pi." But to actually do that, you'd need to go through the work of compiling everything yourself.

Well, not anymore. Now we'll be releasing ARMv7 builds that can run on a Raspberry Pi, starting with WriteFreely v0.10.

Download that build here: boosted boosted

#Writefreely for #YunoHost has been upgraded to version 0.10.0

Detailed Fixes:

Major Features:
* Fully Private Instances
* Landing Page Customization

Upgrade with the following command:

$ yunohost app upgrade writefreely -u boosted

GOSH I love reading full articles from @write_as in the new single-column view.

The attached screenshot is after clicking through a "read article" link, one of the features of my new Mastodon fork, Hometown. I hope to have documentation and release notes ready to go by the end of the week! boosted

Done! All instances are now up-to-date on #WriteFreely v0.10.0 :writefreely2:

This update brings plenty of fixes, instance-wide privacy, and the ability to customize your landing page!

Read the full list of changes on the @writefreely blog: boosted

My @365-rfcs blog where I read one RFC for each day of 2019 is back after a several month hiatus! You can subscribe directly on fedi at the above account boosted

@write_as #writefreely v.0.10 is out with two pull requests by me: #Lithuanian translation and LESSC fix on #CentOS 😊 Thanks for mentioning 😊 For those who build from source here's quick upgrade guide: @matt @writefreely #fediverse boosted boosted boosted

Looks like the linux kernel people finally found something to replace their hardcore love of Google+ after it died, its using @write_as as its backend which is awesomely open and federated with activity pub.

Coming in v0.10: more control over your home page! As the admin of a multi-user instance, you'll be able to:

* Change the content of the home page (as seen here:

* Change the default page that non-users land on (e.g. instead of the home page, it could be your About page, or a specific blog) boosted

Today a user encountered our automated spam filter on and alleged that we were providing shelter to hate groups. That couldn't be farther from the truth -- enough said.

Still, we've written more about this and how our spam filters work over on the forum: boosted boosted

I'm migrating from Medium to @write_as : you can find it here!

You can also follow it directly via it's ActivityPub profile: @nicolas-constant

I will blog about #Sengi on it, but also write down other thoughts and ideas I might put some efforts on. :) boosted

Some kernel developers now have their blogs hosted on, which is a WriteFreely instance with ActivityPub syndication. For example, try out @gregkh.

See more here: boosted boosted

C’est quoi, l’interopérabilité, et pourquoi est-ce beau et bien ? #Framablog #TootOuRien

Protocole, HTTP, interopérabilité, ça vous parle ? Et normes, spécifications, RFC, ça va toujours ? Si vous avez besoin d’y voir un peu plus clair, l’article ci-dessous est un morceau de choix rédigé par Stéphane Bortzmeyer qui s’est efforcé de rendre accessibles &hellip… boosted

Want to run a blog on the Fediverse, which people can follow from Mastodon etc?

There are several platforms which let you do this:

Write Freely


ActivityPub plugin for Wordpress

Pterotype plugin for Wordpress

#Blogs #Blogging #Medium #Alternatives #Wordpress

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