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There's plenty of free software out there for independent creators. It's free because it's usually monetized with your data. I do my best to use software that respects the privacy of my readers, even though it comes at a cost.

Borderline is hosted on Ghost, a not-for-profit, open-source publishing platform. I do get data on email opening rates and how active individual members are. For website analytics, I use Plausible, a tool that does not record personal data or use cookies. It helps me know what's popular on aggregate. Comments are open to members only and powered by CommentBox, also a no-tracking system. The podcast is hosted on Transistor.

If you're signed up for the newsletter, I hold your email address and sometimes name within Ghost. If you're a paying member, your financial information is held by Stripe and not accessible to me. I'm not expert but I do my best. If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out.

Membership is the best way to help Borderline, but donating is nice too. $15 hosts the podcast for a month. $40 pays for the site and membership platform. $5 keeps me caffeinated. All is appreciated.

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