@dredmorbius Secure ScuttleButt?
(Please, you and everyone, make this as easy as possible.)
@dredmorbius Eh! Now that one I don't care much about.
Coincidentally, just 2 days back, I uninstalled G+ app from my phone as I wasn't using it for quite a long time.
@dredmorbius It looks like a group of people are trying a Diaspora instance called PlusPora. Which mystifies me, because Diaspora is so archaic.
@dredmorbius there's also Friendica and Hubzilla. And Aardwolf which is still in development.
@dredmorbius If you want to help somebody that has to leave G+, it will be worth to help with a feature comparison
@blub That's precisely what I'm trying to accomplish here.
As I've occasionally seen it used to write longer blog-post-like articles: Hosting your own blog (maybe statically generated with Hugo) at your own domain
@dredmorbius lots of us are going to pluspora.com but I will likely be spending more time here on mastodon
The ecosystem around XMPP is instant messaging, and includes a "contacts" roster of people you know. It also supports group messaging.
It might not fit everyone's use case, but could be suitable for some. Something like the "Conversations" app is pretty end-user facing if you ask me.
@Coffee @dredmorbius These guys are building a decentralized issue tracker on XMPP: https://goffi.org/b/9555cc02-6a87-4b6b-af85-20f1c0736722/xmpp-based-tickets-merge-requests-with
@dredmorbius DAT and IPFS are just protocols, not platforms. They're also protocols for file transfer, not social media.
Generalistic and moderated instance.