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State of MetaFilter, 2017
Hey, folks! Here's an update from cortex on the State of MetaFilter. (Spoiler: things are ok!)

03/22/17
by cortex

#womensmarch

Heartland (crop)Heartland (crop) by rubixcom (cc by)

Don't miss the great posts so far for Women's March, by women members of Mefi for the month of March!

03/18/17
by taz

126: Ask A Moderator call-in show
This episode of the MetaFilter podcast features voicemail questions from MeFites, with me and Jessamyn doing our best to answer 'em!

03/02/17
by cortex

Best Of The Web #125: It's Been a Weird, Weird Time
It's the latest podcast episode, with cortex and jessamyn. (And a few mefite voicemails too!)

02/07/17
by cortex

Best Of The Web #122
Happy November! It's episode 122 of the MetaFilter monthly Best of the Web podcast with cortex and jessamyn!

11/02/16
by cortex

It's September: Are we having fun yet?

BUNCHIE by kanarienvogelBUNCHIE by kanarienvogel

[Answer: Yes, yes, we are having the fun!]

filthy light thief proposes Happy Fun September in MetaTalk. Wheee!

09/01/16
by taz

Best Of The Web #119: We're Very Helpful You're Here

Come listen along as cortex and jessamyn chatter about the last month of MeFi and take short breaks to (a) meditate and (b) make untranscribable mouth noises.

08/05/16
by cortex

Happy Birthday to Us! (Celebrate with podcast transcription and Pokemon Go)

Snorlax Birthday CakeSnorlax Birthday Cake by Brett Jordan (cc by)

Happy 17th birthday, MetaFilter!

If you're looking for a low-key way to celebrate, drop in and join the wise, suave, and good-looking volunteers who help transcribe the podcast. (Thank you podcast transcribers! You are the best!)

... or if you prefer your celebrations more active, join the stalwart band of Pokemon Go obsessed Mefites as they report back from the field.

Best Of The Web #117: Voting For Anarchy

It's a new podcast episode, wherein cortex and jessamyn discuss all manner of stuff.

06/03/16
by cortex

Welcome aboard, frimble!

As we wave goodbye to pb, we also say hello to MetaFilter's new tech person, long-time community member frimble!

05/27/16
by cortex

MetaFilter is hiring a tech person!

In case you missed it: MetaFilter is currently accepting applications for a part-time database and web admin!

We're looking to bring someone on as a member of our team, to help with regular backend maintenance and possible development. Work from anywhere, very flexible scheduling, and you'd be joining a team of moderators in supporting one of the longest-running web communities around. See the job listing for details, and apply or pass it on!

05/09/16
by cortex

Welcome to the MeFi mod team, Eyebrows McGee!

A couple weeks ago, we said we're hiring; now, we've hired! Long-time contributor and community member Eyebrows McGee will be joining the MetaFilter moderation team starting in the new year.

12/23/15
by cortex

Hiring a part-time MetaFilter moderator

Exciting news: we're looking to hire an additional part-time moderator to join the MetaFilter team. If you're a site member with a cool head and an interest in community management, take a look at the job listing and consider submitting an application.

For more info and general discussion, drop by the MetaTalk thread about the announcement.

12/07/15
by cortex

Best Of The Web #111: Too Late To Play The Accordion

This month on MetaFilter's Best Of The Web podcast, cortex and jessamyn's special guest is each other as they pull a dynamic duo all by their collective lonesomes and talk about everything from MeFites' projects about inclusive sex ed and magic realism twitter bots to posts about maps and questions about navigating people's reactions to changing your appearance.

12/01/15
by cortex

The confection connection

Homemade cookie ornamentsHomemade cookie ornaments by Heart Windows Art (cc by)

Strangers from the internet will bake you cookies and mail them to your home!

The Great Metafilter Cookie Swap 2015

11/17/15
by taz

Highlighting the best bits from the MetaFilter universe

MetaFilter started as a community weblog in 1999, later added question and answers, then music by members, jobs, projects by members, a podcast, and finally an area dedicated to meetups.

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