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Building a community around your company or product is a great way to make them both better. But if you want to be successful in it, here are 5 important questions you need to answer first: opensource.com/article/18/7/qu … @opensourceway

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Okay Fedeverse, which design do you prefer:

White boxes on dark, or dark boxes on white?

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Hey everyone, now has it's own Mastodon account! Follow me for news, release announcements, and other updates on the free, open source, federated event planning site.

Hey @polymerwitch do you have an account on gettogther.community? I give everybody who contributes to the code a special badge on their user profile and I'd like to add yours

Thanks to @polymerwitch you can now add more content about your team in an "About" page!
gettogether.community/gettoget

Edit your team to add your About page content.

Wow, thanks to @switchingsocial I have a bunch of new followers.

Since you're intersted, try out gettogether.community and help us add more federation at github.com/GetTogetherComm/Get

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Some more #Alternatives to follow on #FollowFriday:

@lib_reviews Lib.reviews: Building an open alternative to Yelp

@pixelfed PixelFed: Ethical alternative to Instagram, launching very soon

@mhall119 GetTogether: Account of the lead developer on an alternative to MeetUp.com

@openstreetmap OpenStreetMap: The open source mapping project, mirrored on the OSM English instance 🗺️

@inventaire Inventaire: An open source book exchange site, you make new friends and lend each other books 📚

#FF #FFed

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Ok so new account up. Lets try this migration thing!

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Listened to the Ubuntu Podcast for the first time... I like it. I do wish Joey Sneddon would do a podcast... He has been my favorite Linux news guy for years.

It's official, now supports ActivityPub!

gettogether.community/activity

This is my first attempt at AP/AS, so somebody please let me know if I'm doing it wrong.

Makes it official. I'm on the market, tell me what exciting roles you have at your company!

mhall119.com/blog/on-the-hunt-

You asked for it, you got it! Upload your own team cover image to and it will be used for your team and events all over the site.
gettogether.community

Spent my first Saturday back home replacing my old Wordpress blog with a shiny new MezzanineCMS instance. If you catch any bugs or old links that odn't work anymore, let me know!
mhall119.com/

Sponsorships really help volunteer and grass-roots event organizer build there community and event, so I'm really happy to have landed support for listing Sponsors in

Try it out at gettogether.community/

GetTogether now supports marking whether somebody who said they would attend your event actually attended it! This will allow future reporting on actual attendence and estimates of future attendence.

Create your own event and try it out today! gettogether.community

Haven't posted in a while, but GetTogether .Community keeps getting new features that make it easier to promote and grow your events.

Try it free at gettogether.community

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NPR article posted today (May 1st) mentions Mastodon! They link to joinmastodon.org (not mastodon.social) which is great!

“As Facebook Shows Its Flaws, What Might A Better Social Network Look Like?”

#Mastodon #News

npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/20

Blowing out someone else's candle doesn't make yours burn any
brighter.

FOSS needs more light, not less.

Speaker management is going to be the first major premium feature for , scheduled for the next release. You will be able to manage multiple speaker profiles and talks, with tools for even organizers to request, review and approve proposals for their events.

What else would you want from this feature?