@chris hey man I'm curious, why did you decide to run your own mastoson instance instead of joining an existing one?
@obsolete29 I tried a few instances and found many could be just as toxic as big sites like Twitter or they would just go away. This allows me full control of my own data as well as the ability to avoid the problems that I had when trying out other instances.
@chris @obsolete29 I also opted for Masto.host after trying to fully self-host. Running my own instance to me is the logical endpoint of decentralisation. Big instances imo are just smaller silos with even less accountability than bigtech, however well intentioned they may be/start. As a 1 person instance I never have any moderation issues.
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