Papyrus Blog

News, features, and interesting tidbits about Papyrus (and beyond).
  • Papyrus and web3: building better tools for the future of the creator economy

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    Exploring why we believe web3 will empower a whole new generation of content creators.

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  • About Papyrus

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    Welcome to the Papyrus blog! We’ll post updates about the platform, deep-dives on the interesting tech we use, or general thoughts about the writing ecosystem as a whole on here. You can also find us on Twitter or on our Discord.

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  • Adding Support for Custom Domains

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    Announcing support for custom domains! Learn how to set one up in minutes.

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  • How we reduced Next.js page size by 3.5x and achieved a 98 Lighthouse score

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    At Papyrus, speed is always top-of-mind. We heavily focus on optimizing everything we can, and ensuring all of our static pages are as fast as can be. This blogpost is outlining some of the tips, tricks and best practices we discovered on our recent journey to attain a near-perfect Lighthouse score.

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  • What We're Excited About in Next.js 12

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    Papyrus is a blazing-fast, privacy-first, no-frills-attached platform for blogs & newsletters. Sign up and start writing posts just like this one. At Papyrus, we’re a heavy user of Next.js. We take advantage of features like image optimization, link prefetching, and incremental static regeneration to give readers of our blogs an ultra-fast page experience (read more about all our Next optimizations here). So, when Next.js announced Next.js version 12 at Next.js Conf, you can bet we were excited about all the new performance optimizations and features that come with it!

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  • Welcome to Papyrus!

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    The first version of Papyrus is officially released! Here's a brief overview of what we are and where we're headed.

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  • Fixing 'Cannot read property charCodeAt of undefined' in Google Cloud Functions

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    A quick tip on fixing a pesky, non-descriptive-stack-trace exception in Google Cloud Functions.

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