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Screen capture of paragraph that reads: "In August 2018, Kazemi created his own Mastodon server (an “instance”) called Friend Camp. But he didn’t want it to be a popular instance — he wanted to run a small social network, with under 100 users. The goal was to foster community-related discussion and attain a sense of “group cohesion.” The following year, based on his experience of running Friend Camp, Kazemi forked Mastodon into a new software package he called Hometown. One of its main features is “local only posting,” which gives users the option of not federating their posts." The last line is highlighted in yellow.

Is anyone in the

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@chrisaldrich Maybe the JSONfeed plugin for WordPress doesn't like me lately? Here's the piece that got cut off:

Is anyone in the EdTech or DoOO space using @tinysubversions‘ Hometown fork of #Mastodon to create small “local only” posting spaces for their classes? Are there any inexpensive hosts that have one click installs/setups for this?