A Basic Introduction to GNU social and Mastodon Social

In case my old video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t1lYU5CA40o wasn’t coherent enough, here’s a breakdown for normal people, created to be as pleasant as possible for mass market appeal. Get started on GNU social: http://www.fediverse.org/ Get started on Mastodon: https://github.com/tootsuite/documentation/blob/master/Using-Mastodon/List-of-Mastodon-instances.md Follow me on shitposter.club: https://shitposter.club/rw Music: http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music

A Newcomer to the Fediverse

There’s a sub-segment of Twitter that I used to really enjoy. It still exists, and it’s called #FrogTwitter. The frog being referred is Pepe, infamous for his memetastic association with the¬†elusive alt-right. This cartoon character was¬†absurdly condemned as a hate symbol by Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, as well as the Anti-Defamation League. #FrogTwitter could be […]

What is GNU social and is Mastodon Social a “Twitter Clone”?

What is Mastodon Social and what makes it so special? These are good questions, but in order to answer them – we’ll have to provide a frame of reference.

An Admin: What if there was Twitter without Nazis?

Are the barbarians at the gate? If you trust the journalists from vice and the verge, there isn’t even a gate. One developer with the nickname ‘Gargron’ thought up a great idea:

“What if there was Twitter without Nazis?”

Twitter Ties its Own Noose

Twitter was launched in 2006 and despite having a decade of user growth and marketing exposure, still faces the same issues it always has