Because I still get (good faith!) questions about it, please, I beg you, don't let your friends join or use c̶o̶u̶n̶t̶e̶r̶.̶s̶o̶c̶i̶a̶l̶
I could express why at length, but here's just one case. Compare how much external JS they load vs the no-external-js for the shop and most other mastodon sites.
If they want to claim they're not selling data, it starts _there_.
The poll results from yesterday on birdsite joining the #fediverse are in. This aint scientific, but it's about what I expected:
26% would want to federate
74% would want to block
For reference, an hour ago this "pull" queue was over 17000
My thoughts on Thanks on @ProductHunt@twitter.com cc @email@example.com https://www.producthunt.com/posts/thanks#comment-574547
Making a Game Boy game in 2017: A "Sheep It Up!" Post-Mortem (part 1/2) https://buff.ly/2nMayba
Hey #nbpy if you make a contribution to @PyBeeWare@twitter.com you earn a shiny challenge coin! Show your contribution to me before noon tomorrow and I’ll hand it to you.
Wandering.shop admin. Writer of fiction, code, and campaigns.
The Wandering Shop is a Mastodon instance initially geared for the science fiction and fantasy community but open to anyone. We want our 'local' timeline to have the feel of a coffee shop at a good convention: tables full of friendly conversation on a wide variety of topics. We welcome everyone who wants to participate, so long as you're willing to abide by our code of conduct.