@squishyshrimp maybe take a look at the user guide? https://github.com/tootsuite/documentation/blob/master/Using-Mastodon/User-guide.md
@slipstream thank you! I've done some reading (minimal, to be honest) so this will definitely help!
@squishyshrimp usually is worth it
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