@tzycce Regular person will never do it. The effort and discomfort is too high. You are targeting people that has some driving force to take the rocky path like:
1. People that are strongly privacy oriented
2. People that need to manipulate their data often (need complete and raw access)
3. Tech savvy people interestested in selfhosting
I selfhost for more than decade and I decided last sommer to make a series about it too. 5 episodes are already out:
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