Is there something like Meet dot Coop, but with #Jitsi? I want to keep paying a #cooperative for a video conferencing service but I'm getting tired of #BigBlueButton, it's just too buggy 😪 and today Jitsi saved me when BBB failed

cc @SocialCoop

Hey all. I'm Evan, and I am excited for the opportunity to use this platform to discuss , the , the and .

I picked @SocialCoop :TwinPines: as my instance after observing their community & CoC. I have been impressed with their goals, rules, and terms and find them in perfect alignment with mine.

That's my , I'm excited to meet you, and so happy to finally be a part of this peaceful coexistence!

.coop will hold our eighth session in the .hour series on the fourth Monday in May:
Sophie Bloemen (Commons Network, European Municipalist Network, ROSA - Right to the City Amsterdam)

Public-civic collaboration, coop incubators and stewarding digital infrastructure as a commons

Sign up and details here:
forum.meet.coop/t/signup-commo

Offensive toots?

We encourage you to:

Help maintain a culture of inclusivity and open participation

Show care, consideration, and respect for others.

Keep in mind the potential for misunderstandings, avoiding initial assumptions of bad faith.

Keep criticism constructive.

Attempt to de-escalate conflicts as they arise (see Conflict Resolution Guidelines )

Recognize and respect the legitimacy of resistance to abuse and oppression.

Participate in an authentic way.

git.coop/social.coop/community

Minutes from the last CWG Ops team meeting!

We'll try to get better at posting ahead of time so that more folks can join in if they are curious :)

loomio.org/d/yh0aFRbU/communit

So you just arrived here from twitter and it's quiet. Real quiet. That's because there's no algorithm here designed to drive engagement(which equals profit).

Here, you are the algorithm. It's up to you to find and follow people that are interesting to you. You can also see who they follow and who else follows them, as you build it up, it gets more interesting.

Also, if you find people you don't like or entire instances you don't like, you can mute or block them. You are in control.

Welcome new folks to Social.Coop! Please post a self-introduction to let people know you are here and what interests you.
You get a free account on Meet.Coop, so don't forget to register for that.
Register on Loomio to participate in running the co-op. loomio.org/socialcoop/
Also, please check out our code of conduct git.coop/social.coop/community

Thanks to all that came out to the Social.coop strategy session yesterday!

Wonderful energy, lots of opportunities and just a great excuse to start a Saturday morning with cooperative minded folk!

Notes from the session can be found here: loomio.org/d/NOkM3pH9/spring-2

Feel free to ask questions about anything you'd be more curious to hear about!

@SocialCoop The Majority is right! Bonus info: 37 SC members have Meet.Coop accounts and there are 408 contributors to SC on Open Collective.

QUIZ: What are the numbers of a) registered users on social.coop and b) users active this week?

Thanks to @neil for kicking off this thread on the social.coop Loomio group: Should social.coop update our domain block list and/or follow the fediblock tag?

loomio.org/d/fLtUQCo0/should-w

Minutes from the CWG Ops Team Meeting today:
loomio.org/d/yh0aFRbU/communit

CWG Ops team on-call schedule for April:
4/4 ~ 4/10: @Matt_Noyes
4/11 ~ 4/17: @emi
4/18~ 4/24: @sam
4/25~ 5/1: @michaelafisher

Also feel free to toot @SocialCoop to get in touch with the CWG Ops Team (although sometimes we're faster at responding when you toot @ us directly using our personal accounts)

Social.Coop PSA 

What to do when you are offended by something someone posts?

Code of Conduct values:
"Show care, consideration, and respect for others;
Keep in mind the potential for misunderstandings, avoiding initial assumptions of bad faith;
Keep criticism constructive;
Attempt to de-escalate conflicts as they arise (see Conflict Resolution Guidelines*);
Recognize and respect the legitimacy of resistance to abuse and oppression..."

* git.coop/social.coop/community

Social.Coop PSA 

A reminder of our values:

"As a cooperative, social.coop is based on the values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity, and solidarity. Our members believe in the ethical values of honesty, openness, social responsibility, and caring for others..."

git.coop/social.coop/community

Hi all, @Matt_Noyes here. I am on call this week for Social.Coop. Let me know of any issues.

Everyone please welcome our newest member @romschroeder! I trust you'll help them get acquainted with the instance and make them feel welcome!

Minutes from the CWG Ops Team Meeting today:

loomio.org/d/yh0aFRbU/communit

Folks on-call this month, feel free to toot @ us if you have any concerns... we also like jokes and high fives :)
3/7 ~ 3/13: @Matt_Noyes
3/14~3/20: @emi
3/21~3/27 : @sam
3/28~ 4/3: @michaelafisher

Hello community!

We know there's a lot of difficult stuff happening in the world right now, which can lead to some heated conversations. We on the moderation team are here to help if something that happens on the instance doesn't feel right! It's our intention to strive for a 'safer space' on social.coop.

We also rely on our community to abide by our Code of Conduct. If you haven't looked at it in awhile, we encourage you to check it out again! git.coop/social.coop/community

Minutes from the CWG Ops team meeting:
loomio.org/d/yh0aFRbU/communit

We silenced the "noagendasocial" instance for hosting multiple users that were in violation of our CoC.

For reference, the list of blocked instances is located here: git.coop/social.coop/community

Co-op Data Club is a new .

coopdata.club/

The idea is simple: any coop that wants to promote other coops and/or wants to be promoted by other coops can join. Its free and doesn't require promoting anything.

Individuals can also join by signing up to the clubs newsletter.

We are focused on email: many coops have a newsletter, and it would cost nothing for them to add promotions of other coops in the newsletters.

You can also read more here:

docs.google.com/document/d/1UX

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social.coop

A Fediverse instance for people interested in cooperative and collective projects.