People need to know that they do NOT HAVE TO PAY for having a website, shell access, gopher site, free radio shows...
AND you do not have to pay by selling your soul and attention by advertizing!
Free - as in freedom/freespeech AND free as in free beer for decades are available at
https://sdf.org/ and at
Yes, they solicit donations, but not ravenously upon your attention span.
You can have a website. You can be a radio DJ with a scheduled show!! Come on! Boost!
@gemlog I am curious what their masto instances policies are. No problem, just curious.
@BalooUriza Interesting. I've just now taken their quiz.
For any instance, small or large, moderating to that extent is a lot of work and always falls short of perfection. I don't think it's reasonable of anyone to assume otherwise.
We all live in the big, wide, world and mastodon gives each of us the tools to mute, block and filter to our heart's content.
'Societal norms' are created by our own behaviour. :-)