Here's an article about Mastodon I wrote back in April when there was likewise an influx of new people: Welcome to Mastodon, What's Different and Why's It's Better https://hackernoon.com/welcome-to-mastodon-111d9227e56a
@sandro what's the expected granularity? will indieweb individualists each run their own server, or will there by a few hundred huge ones, or both? does this affect the protocol and ui design?
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!