ancient Mastodon superstitions, history (1)
When I joined Mastodon three years ago, a bunch of wannabe programmers had just discovered the API and started writing follow bots. Very soon, everyone decided follow bots were spammy and annoying and started blocking them. A few enthusiasts proposed the #nobot tag as a “solution” and a fair number of people added it to their profile, but no one liked it and follow bots rapidly became an accepted reason to block instances.
ancient Mastodon superstitions, history (2)
@carami I could have dreamed it, I guess. Memory is pretty fallible.
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