I'm another long-time, happy user. Aside from Maciej's sense of humor, I
also like how honest he is about his business, both in terms of his profit
margin and his technology decisions. Because these factors affect how much
we, as his customers, should trust pinboard with this important aspect of
our personal archives. And he's pro-librarian:
Apologies for threadjacking, but has anyone found any other services they
like that have a similar business model? The closest I've found is
Miniflux, a solo developer, open source, RSS reader that I enjoy using. The
developer used to offer hosting for a one-time fee, but seems to have
scrapped that idea and is now just asking for donations.
On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 12:27 PM, Jodi Schneider <[log in to unmask]>
> Ditto -- $25/year for hosted personal web-bookmark archiving is priceless.
> On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 9:41 AM, Peter Murray <[log in to unmask]>
> > I'm a happy pinboard user: https://pinboard.in/u:dltj
> > I pony up the $25/year for the full-text search, and I've found that to
> > more helpful than tagging when I go back and look for things.
> > Peter
> > > On Nov 20, 2014, at 9:11 AM, Brad Coffield <
> [log in to unmask]>
> > wrote:
> > >
> > > https://pinboard.in/
> > >
> > > First saw this in a webinar led by Jason Clark and thought it was cool.
> > > Thinking about it again and feel like I should do it. But I'm worried
> > it's
> > > just my tendency to want it because its something neato.
> > >
> > > Anybody using it and recommend it? (or signed up and regret it?) I
> > already
> > > work evernote hard so I'm wondering if it's useful enough separate from
> > > that.
> > >
> > > Thanks!
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