Going to start tweeting every once in a while from this account, pulled from the admin dashboard.

Would be great to have a bot to do it, if anyone has suggestions?

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Any other folks going to be in for the National Conference in September?


I'm going to get in a day early (Thursday) and am going to try to pull together an informal nerd dinner gathering that evening.

Also, we should have a social.coop if there's critical mass...

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How are folks managing using more than one mastodon account on desktop?

I'm going to try to start inhabiting the @SocialCoop account in preparation for passing it among the CWG ops team once it is constituted, but the standard mastodon interface seems to support being logged into only one profile at a time without easy toggling.

The co-operative values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity, and solidarity could easily have been used to write the to the future many envisioned when the World Wide Web went live. Although today we are far removed from this vision, projects like and the offer us a way back to an open, people-focused web. I am pleased to be involved.

Happy one year anniversary to ! Big thanks to all those who made the original Medium article happen (medium.com/open-collective/soc) that brought a lot of people to this instance. Proud of what we're building together. :)

I love this place. Happy birthday, , and thanks to all y'all.

If you want to see the Facebook thread that most directly (there were schemes and ideas beforehand) resulted in , check this : facebook.com/groups/p2p.open/p

It's interesting to see what concerns at the time (2017) are still discussed, and what seems to have faded from consciousness since then (in particular, concerns about the same handle on multiple instances).

Also, has popped onto the zombie thread for some light trolling... :P

To anyone at who has yet to join and engage in a Loomio working group come on down!

You are wanted and you are welcome.

Discussions around finance and governance aren't always the sexiest on the surface but are very much the bedrock a happy healthy community is built on.

Hello !
Here is an official account for our instance to communicate as a collective, for announcements, etc.


social.coop is a a coop-run corner of the fediverse, a cooperative and transparent approach to operating a social platform. We are currently closed to new memberships while we improve our internal processes and policies, and plan to re-open to new folks when that work is complete. [9/2/2018]