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now you can save your favorite blogs — whether they're on or off @write_as! boosted

working on something new today. let's see if I can get it out before the end of the day boosted

If you're wondering about the status of the project, it hasn't gone anywhere!

We're having a little discussion about it here, if you're at all interested in helping out: boosted boosted

Tomorrow is a big day. I'll be sending out the first new weekly issue of the newsletter from its new home via @write_as on web, rss, and subscribe form for email and in the 'verse ! boosted
Took a while, but I'm happy to announce WriteFreely support. Check out plan options here:

If you have any questions please send them over :)

cc: @writefreely boosted boosted

Fun fact: when you include photos in your blog posts, they show up in your posts on and other platforms!

Recent example from @flatmountain. boosted

Specifically, that blog is running on @write_as, a small paid service I operate, that also directly funds this community.

Since we're having a moment here in the fediverse :fediverse: today, I wanted to help show off what it can do. So besides welcoming newcomers to Writing Exchange, I'd also welcome you to start a free blog on @write_as, too:

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Welcome to all the new Writing Exchange users joining us from Twitter!

We're friendly here. If you want to send out an post, I'll boost it so you can start finding some followers.

Otherwise, check out the Local Timeline to see what conversations are happening. boosted

One thing I learned throughout the years is that absorbing information is more important than gathering. Wrote a new post on @write_as describing using Mailbrew precisely to get more time of my day absorbing what I gathered. boosted

hi, friends. it's been a while. tonight I fixed the café so it actually loads. 🎉

also added a little chat box, in case you want to talk to people hanging out 😊 boosted

We've heard reports that we're now blocked in China 🇨🇳

If you're having trouble accessing our site there (or anywhere), you can now use to get to it.

To share your blog or posts, just replace "" with "" in your links! boosted

Excited and honored to be a featured speaker at the Introvert Writer Summit, hosted by @jasraj and Lauren Sapala. It starts today and runs through March 9th — I'll be speaking on the 7th!

Read more about this free event and sign up here: boosted

profiles are still early; I'd like them to showcase both your @write_as posts and @snap_as photos in one place. then of course everyone can comment on photos, too boosted

5-year subscription sale 

Since I forgot to update some text on the website and caused some confusion 😬 I've extended this deal for another week — through the 16th 😌

Get 25% off our 5-year Pro subscription and help support us for the long-run:

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We're turning 7 years old today! 🎂

From a no-signup publishing platform to a home for 350,000 writers, we've continued evolving since 2015.

Here's where we are today, and a little review of the past year 🧵

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