Telegram's answer to Medium


Ryan Hoover
@rrhooverΒ Β· Founder, Product Hunt
Was not expecting this, and very similar looking to Medium with its minimal UI. πŸ’• the name. I just pasted my most recent blog post. Here it is.
Justin Jackson
@mijustinΒ Β· MegaMaker
Just tried it out. Love: - the simplicity Would like: - a way of "owning" my articles - verifying that an author is actually the author
Chris Messina
@chrismessinaΒ Β· πŸ† PH Community Member of the Year!
Whoa. @Telegram just launched a tiny editor-competitor to Medium (the UI is clearly derivative of Medium) called Telegra.ph (great domain). Fascinating! (You might also compare this with Slack's Post feature, except this is public-to-the-web. Here's a sample. For folks wondering about the comparison to Medium, here's how Medium's new story editor looks: … See more
@jamescampbellΒ Β· CTO, DGI
People are really dumb to compare it to Medium. Completely missing the point. It is a minimalist stylish pastebin. Minimalist should not equal Medium. Some points: 1. Verification of authors can come from signed content using PGP and verification by end users who have their public key (which has always worked since PGP existed). 2. Great use case is journali… See more
Nick Simard
@nicksimardΒ Β· Customer Champion, Zapier
Unless I'm missing something, if you forget the URL for your post, you just can't edit it?