Or @chriswiegman 😊
Rethinking My Social Media Use http://wieg.co/nNHlQ via @ChrisWiegman@twitter.com
Never heard of Opera Mini? Then you're probably lucky to have access to affordable data.
Not everyone is that lucky, so here's @firstname.lastname@example.org crowdsourcing workarounds around Opera Mini's numerous limitations.
RT @email@example.com 'WTF Opera Mini?!' https://bitsofco.de/wtf-opera-mini #accessibility
RT @firstname.lastname@example.org: And now, because it is late summer -- a guide to Yellow Stripey Things
New people of Mastodon:
Welcome! I'm happy you are here! Here are some tips for accessibility
You can add a description to an image you post by clicking on the image before you hit TOOT! Type in a brief description. It helps people who use screen readers to know what the image is.
When using a hashtag:
Not good: #hereismyhashtag
Screen readers garble the first one, but can read the second one because of the capitalization.
Welcome to the Fediverse Show more
Is it perfect? No, of course not. We are still figuring out not only Masto, but the nature of the fediverse itself. And it's a work in progress.
But as more people come and check it out, the more opportunities we have to develop an entirely new social media experience where we can shape the direction of it in a very manual way.
That concept is wholly different from where we started with social media.
Sure, it's kinda scary, but that's where the Good Stuff is.
Friendly reminder: this isn't Twitter.
If you're mad about something? Use a content warning.
If you want to write a long post? Use a content warning.
Don't share screenshots of toots that make you mad, and don't follow people that make you mad.
You've left the swirling fire vortex of rage birdsite created to keep investors and advertisers happy. Live free! Live well 👍