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mastodon should have a way to show only a person's original posts, filtering out all of their boosts
i'm looking through someone's mastodon profile right now and i'm on like page 5 and have only seen one (1) original post
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How does mastodon know which language a user toots in?
I clicked the option in it to only see english and it mostly works! How? How do i tell mastodon i post in english?
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Is the new official Mastodon client worth it?
I'm still using Tusky on Android because it's on F-Droid. As far as I can see, the new official client is not there. Is it worth installing it or not worth the effort since it's not on F-Droid and I can't one-click install it? What do you recommend?
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Command line tool to move Mastodon accounts?
I was wondering whether there is a command line tool to move Mastodon accounts between instances. Actually, I want to test moving an account from a Mastodon instance to a Pleroma instance. [This should already work](https://git.pleroma.social/pleroma/pleroma/-/merge_requests/2773) but it is not implemented in the Pleroma frontend yet.
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cross-posted from: https://lemmy.ml/post/247953 > I assume this is mastodon.social. Small compared to twitter, but it's progress.
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cross-posted from: https://lemmy.perthchat.org/post/9741 > cross-posted from: https://lemmy.perthchat.org/post/9739 > > > I think they twitter will become a lot more lax on bans, potentially more strict on banning people who make fun of elon. I think trump will return to twitter. Overall, seems like a ginormous win for the libertarians/ancaps. > > > > I think we should capitalize on this moment and bring way more people to the fediverse.
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cross-posted from: https://lemmy.ml/post/248395 > Nice introduction by [Per Axbom](https://social.axbom.com/@axbom) who also just rejoined the Fediverse.
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how do I make my feed better ?
its filled with useless stuff like someone saying "good morning", do you just scroll past toots like that or is there a way to make it better ? like Twitter has an option to sort the home feed by recommended tweets, is there anything like that for mastodon ?
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I'm outta there
I've had a lot of fun over there and met a few really cool people. I hope they are all over here as well, because I just had it with the 500 character limitation. It's been a sometimes thing, and I got really good at using every last character I had -- at the expense of proper literate writing, spelling, and punctuation. FUCK THAT. I BUTTFUCK THE LANGUAGE AT MY PLEASURE, not because I have to distill it down to 500 characters or less. It doesn't squeal, unless I make it squeal. The point is, language and speech are means of self expression, and 500 characters bleeds all the color out of my art. SO SEE ME HERE!
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why the username uses "@" at the begginning?
i am trying to follow someone. sometimes i notice i can type my full username with this syntax @myusername@mastodon.xxx sometimes myusername@mastodon.xxx what is the REAL username needed to type when i follow someone? and why this strange behavior to add an initial @ ?
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Recommendations for international (non-Eurocentric) Mastodon/Pleroma instance?
I am struggling with decision paralysis trying to choose an instance. I've never been on Mastodon before. I am tired of euro-centric and US-centric Internet spaces, but still enjoy the international aspect. Are there any instances with decent international presence?
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