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Hi! This is the official account. Bookwyrm is a federated reading platform (think Goodreads). Post about your reading and stuff! You can interact with Mastodon users and vice versa. We are going to toot development news and more.
Code github.com/bookwyrm-social/boo
Docs docs.joinbookwyrm.com/
List of instances docs.joinbookwyrm.com/instance

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BookWyrm is a book reading platform for the Fediverse, like a federated alternative to Goodreads. It lets people keep track of what they're reading, post reviews and read other people's reviews.

There's more info on the website at joinbookwyrm.com and the project's account at @bookwyrm

You can find a list of instances to join at joinbookwyrm.com/instances

If you're technically skilled, you can install your own instance using the instructions at docs.joinbookwyrm.com/installi

#FediTips #Fediverse #BookWyrm #GoodReads #Alternatives

⭐ BookWyrm now supports half-star ratings - click the star a second time to take it from full to half

(Feel free to message here if you aren't on GitHub)

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Feedback request for BookWyrm users: how would you like the app to behave when you want to abandon a book you've started?

github.com/bookwyrm-social/boo

You can now save lists on BookWyrm, so if there's a list you like, you can find it again easily

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Thanks to @sean for writing this amazing review through his We Distribute @blog

We really appreciate it and loved to read it!

Check it out here:

wedistribute.org/2021/08/bookw

If you're excited about BookWyrm development and have the means, consider supporting it on Patreon!

Your support goes a long way to making development sustainable.

patreon.com/bookwyrm

We're rolling out a new timeline! The books timeline will show public status updates about your books from all over the BookWyrm network. You can still see local updates in your "Discover" page, which is designed to emphasize the hyper-local community on each instance.

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BookWyrm is a Fediverse alternative to GoodReads.

They've just opened their onboarding site at:

joinbookwyrm.com

("Onboarding" is when you make it as easy as possible for people to join something.)

BookWyrm and its instances are currently still in beta testing, but you can join now if you want to try it out. Instances marked as "closed" mean you can join but you have to request an invitation.

#FediTips #Fediverse #GoodReads #BookWyrm

We now have a "Join BookWyrm" page that you can show your friends and where they'll be able to see what the project is about and also find the list of instances so that they can choose which one to join!

joinbookwyrm.com/

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With the latest update, admins can post announcements on to let their users know what's up!

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I wish I understood how to package apps for YunoHost, because I'd love to set up a Bookwyrm instance.
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Hi! This is the official #Bookwyrm account. Bookwyrm is a federated reading platform (think Goodreads). Post about your reading and stuff! You can interact with Mastodon users and vice versa. We are going to toot development news and more.
Code github.com/bookwyrm-social/boo…
Docs docs.joinbookwyrm.com/
List of instances docs.joinbookwyrm.com/instance…

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My own @bookwyrm instance is up at bookwyrm.dachary.org/ 📚

The next step is to run @cj own @activitypub test server test.activitypub.dev/ against it and see if it can help find areas that can be improved.

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BookWyrm is a new open federated alternative to Goodreads, and part of the Fediverse:

➡️ @bookwyrm

You can post about books you're reading, and interact with others on BookWyrm, Mastodon etc.

The platform is still a work in progress:

docs.joinbookwyrm.com

The flagship instance is at:

bookwyrm.social/

Development git is here:

github.com/bookwyrm-social/boo

#BookWyrm #BookWorm #Fediverse #Books #Comics #Authors #ActivityPub #Book #Reading #Readers #Goodreads #Literature #OpenSource

Since a recent update, Bookwyrm can also import books from @inventaire to diversify the search results a bit. Other book sources are openlibrary.org/ as well as other Bookwyrm instances, but you can also create books and editions in Bookwyrm itself. More connected sources are planned, stay tuned!

Hi! This is the official account. Bookwyrm is a federated reading platform (think Goodreads). Post about your reading and stuff! You can interact with Mastodon users and vice versa. We are going to toot development news and more.
Code github.com/bookwyrm-social/boo
Docs docs.joinbookwyrm.com/
List of instances docs.joinbookwyrm.com/instance

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