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- %%site.name%% is a **social service**. Users can post short
- (%%site.textlimit%% character) status messages which are broadcast to
- their friends and colleagues on the service and (optionally) onto the Web.
- You can also broadcast other types of data, like bookmarks, event
- invitations, polls, and questions.
- If you'd like to try it out, first [register](%%action.register%%) a new account.
- Then, on the [public timeline](%%action.top%%), enter your message into
- the textbox at the top of the page, and click "Send". It will go out on the
- public timeline and to anyone who is subscribed to your notices.
- To subscribe to other people's notifications, go to their profile page
- and click the "subscribe" button. They'll get a notice that you're now
- subscribed to their notifications.