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:

Just saw two great examples of tech activism. First was an Instagram story where all you had to do was swipe up and that opened a webpage which then brought up an email composer filled out with an email and with email addresses populated. You just had to update placeholders with your i... samgrover.com
11:38 pm

Donate to Support Black Lives (6/2/2020 Updated)

This is the most comprehensive list I’ve linked to yet.

11:35 pm

Hello Portland micro.blog people! Anyone know of a good, peaceful and earlyish protest tonight that you could recommend?

10:29 pm

Today I am making Habichuelas Guisadas (Puerto Rican Stewed Beans) for the first time in my life. Hashtag Pray for Gabz

10:11 pm

🎙️ 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