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Quill - Editing Posts via Mail

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Quill Editor

By means of the IndieWeb Editor Quill by Aaron Parecki it is possible to write posts via e-mail.

As a prerequisite you need a twitter account for reasons of authentification. And furthermore you need to have enabled the plugin IndiePub in Known.

This e-mail I wrote:

Mailing to Known


1) Go to

2) Enter your domain. Mine is e.g.

3) Click Authorize.

Quill Authorization

4)  Choose an authentification provider

Quill Authentification provider

5) Click Continue

6) Click on Email and note your new email address given by Quill.

Button  Email

7) Write your email and send it to your Quill email address. Enjoy your new post at your withknown site. This was my resulting post.


E-Mail to Known

Quill gives me the chance of editing a post via mail! So I am writing this
mail to test it. I can even attach a photo that should be published, too!

I will look up what photos I have.


This is my first note made with Quill. I am writing into the field called *content*. But where can I edit a heading?


Embedding a github gist as a whole blogpost into blogging cms works great - @withknown


Connecting Known with Instagram 1 -

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Connection your Known Site with Instagram

Connecting your Known Site with Instagram works just the other way round than usual. You link your Instagram Site to Known by exporting Instragram photos to Known via

It is a kind of prerequisite that you have a twitter account for reasons of authentification.

These steps must be performed.

  1. Set up an Instagram Account and a Twitter Account
  2. Connect your Instagram Account with
  3. Connect your Instagram Account with
  4. Adapt your Known plugin IndiePup the way Kyle Mahan suggested
  5. Enjoy your photos and likes on your Known Site as well

Step 2 - Since it was fairly simple to connect my Instagram account with I let screenshots speak. Just go to and start.


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ownyourgram 5

6) Click Continue


ownyourgram 7


ownyourgram 8


ownyourgram 10


ownyourgram 11


ownyourgram 12 - result in known site


Testing Javascript embedding

Audio mitten im Text einbinden.


This is why I love #indieweb. Starring @microformats...

Wie man mit und die Instagram-Likes einsammelt. Derzeit noch schwer zu verstehen, aber hier schon mal auf Wiedervorlage gelegt. Leider gibt es nicht die genaue Syntax der Änderungen. Ich werde wohl auf das Known-Team warten müssen.


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Are these your boots? Nice shot. Unfortunately I haven´t made it yet to connect Instagram and via bridgy. I am using "". What did I miss?


Works editing my site via Quill with the Cherwell Theme?


@withknown using bridg.dy for facebook - works with short URLs without german umlauts only. Have to edit blogtitle afterwards for simple URL