Blot is a blogging platform with no interface. It creates a special folder in your Dropbox and automatically publishes files you put inside. The point of all this — the reason Blot exists — is so you can use your favorite tools to create whatever you publish.

Blot automatically creates blog posts from Text and Markdown Word Documents Images, Bookmarks and  HTML. Just put the files in your blog’s folder and Blot does the rest.

Blot comes with seven templates. They’re easy to customize, lightweight and designed to fit both small and large screens. You can also develop your own template from scratch.

Here’s a handful of the websites hosted on Blot:

A blog costs $20 per year. The annual fee pays for the servers which host your blog. It also covers the cost of providing support. Most importantly, it encourages Blot to operate in your best interests, as opposed to those of an advertiser or investor.

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