Micro.blog

kaa
kaa
I orginally didn’t really give Drafts a fair shake. It wasn’t until I tried it on the iPad that I finally understood where it can fit into my text writing life - specifically it makes for a great Micro.blog editor. This particular editor is in many ways the antithesis of my preferred e... www.kaa.bz
colinwalker
colinwalker

@kaa I'm Android now but the joy of Drafts for me was Actions. The ability to create custom tasks that let me post directly to WordPress (I wrote my own before the built in ones were created) and perform Indieweb actions such as Liking and replying to posts was brilliant. I'm still Pro and have it on the Mac but hardly ever use it now.

kaa
kaa

@colinwalker the actions to post on Micro.blog is simply the fastest route I have ever experienced in any platform! How is this sorcery even possible? Even the Micro.blog app isn’t this fast.

Actions are overwhelming at the moment, just getting grips with options is a struggle - but in a fun way.

colinwalker
colinwalker

@kaa There is admittedly a steep learning curve but knowing some JavaScript really helps. Once you've got your head around it, however, you're flying!

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ciaran
ciaran

@kaa with Drafts it's best to start small and add on only as you find new use cases. I started about where you are about 4 years ago. And now I have built a whole plain text time tracking system for myself using Drafts.

kaa
kaa

@ciaran Ha, good advice. It will be interesting to see what other items I add to this.