INTRO TO FEDERATION:
1. "mastodon" is a piece of software that runs on a server. There's a lot of servers that run it & u can follow ppl on other servers.
2. When u follow someone from another server, your server receives their toots.
3. The federated TL is all public toots that the server receives, ie all of the toots from everyone that ppl on your server follow.
4. ERGO: if u want to see more toots in the fed TL, follow + get other ppl on your server to follow ppl from other servers!
I'll go for an #introduction. My name's Jason (duh) and I'm a graphic designer living in Plymouth, UK. Originally from the US but settled over in the UK. Pleased to meet so many new faces!
Designer and Earth inhabitant. Lover of films. Founder of CreativeJUUS. http://www.creativejuus.com
Generalistic and moderated instance.