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I'm starting a small #WriteFreely :writefreely: community. For now it's invite only. Read my announcement post and if this sounds like something you'd like to participate in let me know!


It's also a great time to grab a free account! Accounts created on August 1 or later (eastern US time) will have a limit on the number of posts they can create for free.

Besides helping us reach sustainability sooner, with these changes we want to encourage people to spread out across other instances. There are already some great ones to pick from!

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Do you run a single-user #WriteFreely instance? Have you noticed any small issues / quirks? I started noticing a few, and am fixing them now. Would love to hear from you if I'm missing anything.

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Can anyone rec me some Plume/"Article"-federating blogs, about activism, social justice, gender stuff, neurodiversity, media reviews, community managing, DIY stuff or anything else I might be interested in?

My current Plume feed is only people from my own instance and the other accounts there don't follow people outside the instance either lol boosted

Now you can (finally) include an email subscription box on any post! (Including a static page, like this one:

Read more about this change on the forum: boosted

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:

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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
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