New users here, so I'll start regularly posting bits of Mastodon etiquette!
One thing that might be new is having to think about what privacy setting to use for your posts
For a lot of posts, you probably want Unlisted—not Public!
Unlisted posts go to your followers and they're boostable; off-topic posts are allowed and encouraged
Public posts go on the Local Timeline; and for scholar.social, Public posts should be "on topic" (topic is: academia, teaching, learning—if in doubt, use a CW)
#introductions #tumblrmigration #Dec17 hi all, I'm branching out from the mastodon.social, I'm 36, completing my Bachelor thesis for #mediastudies at Metropolitan University Prague, Czech Republic, and gunning for Masters and then PhD in the same. My main topic of interest are #newmedia #AI and #digitalartificialbeings
Media Studies at MUP
Working full time as translator/interpreter (cs-en-ru)
Passionate about technology & New Media from user viewpoint
Scholar Social is a microblogging platform for researchers, grad students, librarians, archivists, undergrads, academically inclined high schoolers, educators of all levels, journal editors, research assistants, professors, administrators—anyone involved in academia who is willing to engage with others respectfully. Read more ...