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Manton Reece

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Indie Microblogging

Indie Microblogging (book.micro.blog) How the web used to be, and how it should be again. @manton's book on Indie Microblogging will be released on the web on January 2nd, 2020. If you missed the Kickstarter campaign, you can pre-order the book. Looking forward to reading the IndieWeb section.…

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2019-09-21 07:41:21

@manton WordPress has been my blogging platform for over 15 years. I also don't want to see WordPress dominate to the point where other platforms have no chance of success. We have Ghost, Grav, Tumblr, Square Space, Blogger, Micro.blog and way-too-many static file generators. I want to see that kind of diversity continue.…

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Thoughts on micro.blog

City, Lights, Water, Manhattan, New York City

Hi @manton, One of my frustrations with micro.blog is the lack of post summary cards. Most of my posts contain my photography none of which can be found on micro.blog. All the posts from my self-hosted WordPress website appear as title + link. It would be great if micro.blog could pull in the featured image from my posts along with the excerpt and some way of tagging post so that they can appear in the discover photos stream. I’ve been…

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Wavelength for Micro.blog

Wavelength for Micro.blog by manton (manton.org) We have something really big to announce today. Micro.blog now supports hosting short-form podcasts, also known as microcasts, with a companion iPhone app called Wavelength for recording, editing, and publishing episodes. Congratulations Manton. I have not done any podcasting or micro-casting but Wavelength may help me get started.…

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