Micro.blog is...
1. The fastest way to blog.
2. A safe community for microblogs.

Start a new blog or migrate an existing blog to Micro.blog with your own domain name. Micro.blog is the blog you will actually use.

  • Short microblog posts or full-length posts.
  • Markdown for styling.
  • Custom themes.
  • Categories, photos, podcasts, video, and more.

Post to your blog from the web or native apps. Micro.blog supports open IndieWeb standards so you can use many third-party apps.

Play this 15-second demo, or watch a 2-minute intro to Micro.blog.

Today's social networks are broken. Ads are everywhere. Hate and harassment are too common. Fake news spreads unchecked.

There's a better way: a network of independent microblogs. Short posts like tweets but on your own web site that you control.

Replies, conversations, and a timeline to follow friends.

Browse the Discover timeline for selected posts from the community:


“Stay” by Susan Fassbender and Kay Russell youtu.be/nqESiexGZ…

2019-11-13 1:09 am

“No, really,” he said. “We’d love to stay. In any other circumstance, we would. But….” He glanced over at his husband and took his hand, then turned back to their host, forcing himself to look into the wet, empty sockets where its eyes should have been.

Microblogvember: stay

2019-11-13 12:59 am

It’s going to be a cold night.

2019-11-13 12:56 am

I moved all of my old blog content from Wordpress to Micro.blog, and can recommend it as a host if you want something simple. Migration was a one button import that grabbed images, set up redirects, etc.

2019-11-13 12:54 am

🎙️ Listen to our weekly Micro Monday podcast for short interviews with Micro.blog users.

“Micro.blog is not an alternative silo: instead, it’s what you build when you believe that the web itself is the great social network.” — Brent Simmons

“Micro.blog is a small, friendly community and platform that understands the need for people to own their data but still freely express themselves on the web. A beacon of light in the darkness.” — Adam Procter