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82 Post author: AnnaSalamon 27 November 2016 05:13PM

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Comment author: sarahconstantin 27 November 2016 10:21:45AM 9 points [-]

This is a nontrivial cost. I'm considering it myself, and am noticing that I'm a bit put off, given that some of my (loyal and reflective) readers/commenters are people who don't like LW, and it feels premature to drag them here until I can promise them a better environment. Plus, it adds an extra barrier (creating an account) to commenting, which might frequently lead to no outside comments at all.

A lighter-weight version of this (for now), might be just linking to discussion on LW, without disabling blog comments.

Comment author: FeepingCreature 29 November 2016 12:28:47PM 1 point [-]

Would you use the LW comments section if it was embeddable, like Disqus is?