Announcement Regarding Twitter Crosspost on LGBT.io [15th Aug 2019]
Dear members of lgbt.io,
If you use Twitter Crosspost tool, you must set [Privacy for retweets when crossposted] to "Unlisted" (this means only to your followers).
For original tweets and quotes, as of this announcement, you're still permitted to post them to public timelines. But it is very likely that we will restrict further in the future.
Sorry for this restriction, but the purpose of doing so is to keep Mastodon as Mastodon.
Retweets crossposted on our home timeline starting from the time of this announcement will be removed.
snap.lgbt.io or pixel.lgbt.io for #pixelfed? 😊
** the new theme is actually just a change of font and font colour. Nothing major. 🤣
*** and I added a light version of that new colour scheme / theme based off the Mastodon (Light) theme. 😜
Hey guys, I set up https://forums.lgbt.io and see if anyone likes to join and help shaping the forum community. :) I welcome feedback, especially on the forum sub-sections. And I hope you'll like the theme that I customised from a paid theme. Any feedback would be much appreciated! 😊
Next release of Mastodon will allow admins to post important announcements to their users, and yes, those are reactions
I never did an #introduction that I can remember so here we go
Hello! I'm a trans lesbian who enjoys reading, blogging, board games, and tinkering with interesting tech things. I mostly toot about Gender Stuff but every now and then I branch out into some of my other interests. I live in upstate New York with my wife and two cats.
Mastodon in general and this server specifically have been really welcoming and great, and I'm glad to be part of the community.
Thanks all for boosting. <3 I've received a reply from the chatroom owner explaining that linking the chatroom to our site was just meant to be a recommendation rather than association, and it appears that the trolls have been banned from the Riot.im chatroom. :)
It was brought to my attention that there's a Matrix/Riot.im LGBT chatroom (filled with homophobic messages) has linked itself to our website https://lgbt.io.
A Masto user and myself have contacted the owner of the chatroom (appeared to be "thekyriarchy") but no response so far.
I'm not entirely sure if this is a pure mistake or a troll to our site.
So, can you all kindly help boosting this toot and hopefully some people might come forward with more info or ways to contact the chatroom owner?
Thank you very much!
"The man who stole over $100,000 in iPhones from Apple by walking them out the front door"
Hey there! I’m Dirk and new to this instance. I noticed some other people are doing #introduction posts so I’ll do the same!
I’m bisexual and cisgender (he/him). I spent the last four years teaching radio and television classes at the small rural high school I attended when I was a kid. I resigned at the end of the school year and now I’m getting ready to go back to school to study graphic design.
I co-host a podcast called “OMG So Random Hehe!” and I love designing posters for concerts and other events in my spare time. I’m excited to be here and to get to know all of you!
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