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💻 Tilde Social

A flat-file social network.

  1. Description
  2. CLI utility
  3. Future plans
  4. Release notes


Tilde Social is intended to be used on shared tilde servers (like tilde.town).

All of your data is contained in your home directory, and others read your files to display information.

User file system

When you initialize an account, you will have the following in your ~/.social directory:

CLI utility

The network is interacted with via a single python script. On tilde.town it is globally linked as timeline.

You can use the following commands (example: timeline feed):

Future plans

Here are some features I'd like to add in the future if there is enough people using it:

Release notes

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