New waves of Mastodon users = much time spent wondering if folks know is not the only server on the Fediverse.

@annika Yes. Fedizens should be distributed to different servers. I wish selfhosting would be easier to non technical persons. That is my ideal scenario, everybody having their own instance.

@annika luckily most of the newbies I’ve talked to have been on smaller instances, which is positive.

@gb I mostly see folks from commenting on how unwieldy the local timeline is :/

@annika oh yes that’s a given. We have like a handful of people showing up in our local, which was refreshing after moving from .cloud. Such a good move.

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