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Thanks for bringing in our 6th year with us this month! πŸŽ‚

We just released some improvements to Post Signatures!

* Signatures are automatically hidden on pinned posts
* You can manually hide signatures by using a new shortcode: <!--nosig-->

Also, Post Signatures are now included in our Team plan at no additional cost (along with eBook Exports). boosted

A new #WriteFreely pull request brings some improvements to Post Signatures:

* Signatures are automatically hidden on pinned posts
* You can manually hide signatures by using a new shortcode: <!--nosig--> boosted
I’m just loving @write_as. It’s beautifully minimalistic and sleek. Perfect for focusing on writing without all the cruft of Wordpress πŸ‘Œ

for iOS v1.0.4 is out now! This update fixes just a few tiny bugs.

As always, if you enjoy the app, we'd love to hear your thoughts in an App Store review! boosted

In case you had trouble logging in or signing up on our forum ( with your account before, those troubles should be gone! We just fixed the login issue on our end.

Extending our 6th birthday sale 

Who says you can't have a birthday month? πŸŽ‚

We're now extending our 6th birthday celebration (and sale on Pro) until the end of February.

Learn more in our latest newsletter: boosted

Just released a new feature for Pro users: rich media embeds!

Now you can simply paste a URL into your post and it'll automatically turn into rich media -- photos, videos, and more.

Learn more on the forum: boosted

Tonight I managed to setting up #Emacs to publish blog articles written in #orgmode on @write_as
Thanks to Writefreely.el !

The authentication token is encrypted using #GnuPG

I am going to enjoy the next article...!

Sale on our long-term Pro plan 

There are a few hours left on our 6th birthday to grab a long-term Pro subscription at a discount πŸŽ‚

Sale on our 5-year Pro plan 

Finally, to celebrate our birthday and set us up for the future, we're doing a one-day sale on our five-year Pro plan!

Until 11:59pm Eastern, you can get 25% off this long-term subscription, and settle in without worrying about monthly or yearly charges.

Besides giving you everything on and a permanent home for your writing, this is one of the best ways to support all of the work we do.

With our eye on this next milestone, we have a few goals for our 6th year:

πŸŽ₯ Helping people get the most out of our platform through documentation, tutorials, etc.
πŸš› Helping people migrate from other platforms
🚧 Patching any "potholes" we've come across

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Our 5th year was our best yet, as we reached new communities and brought in sustainable levels of revenue πŸ“ˆ

We kept it all within the business, as we invested in projects like our app for iOS and Mac. But at this trajectory, we'll finally be profitable this year 🎊

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Today, we host:

175,000 blogs 🌐
1.5 million posts πŸ“
with 200 million views πŸ‘€ across them all

We see over 3,000 new posts and 1 million post views every single day!

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We last announced a major milestone back in May: passing 100,000 blogs after 5 years of living on the internet πŸŽ‰


Show thread turns 6 years old today! πŸŽ‚

From an anonymous blogging platform to a minimalist publishing space for 175,000 blogs, we've come far since 2015.

Here's where we are today, plus a special deal to help everyone to celebrate with us πŸ‘‡

Tomorrow marks our 6th anniversary! πŸŽ‚ Keep an eye out for something special to celebrate πŸ‘€

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