Posts in 2024
  • The Israel-Palestine War

    Sunday, June 09, 2024 in Posts

    Hey Hachyderm, Before we get started, we wanted to acknowledge that it’s been a while since we’ve written a blog post. Thank you for your patience! We’ve made a content plan and you should expect to see more activity through the …

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  • A Minute from the Moderators

    Sunday, January 14, 2024 in Posts

    We hope everyone had a wonderful and safe new year celebration! In today’s moderator minutes we will be focused on the continuing conversations around Threads and how Hachyderm moderation is continuing to expand our collaboration with our community. …

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Posts in 2023
  • A Minute from the Moderators

    Friday, July 07, 2023 in Posts

    Hello and welcome to this month’s Moderator Minutes. Apologies for missing June, we have a blog post that we’ll post later this month as a belated post for June. The short version is we were completing that one while compiling for this one, and a lot …

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  • A Minute from the Moderators

    Monday, May 08, 2023 in Posts

    Hello Hachydermia! It’s time for, you guessed it, the monthly Moderator Minute! Recently, our founder and former admin stepped down. As sad as we are to see her go, this does provide an excellent segue into the topics that we wanted to cover in …

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  • Stepping Down From Hachyderm

    Sunday, April 30, 2023 in Posts

    Stepping Down From Hachyderm Recently I abruptly removed myself from the “Admin” position of Hachyderm. This has surfaced a number of threads about me, Hachyderm, and the broader Fediverse. Today I would like to offer an apology as well …

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  • A Minute from the Moderators

    Wednesday, April 05, 2023 in Posts

    Hello and welcome to April! This month we’ll be reviewing the account verification process we rolled out as well as two more classic moderation topics: how to file a report and what to do if you’re moderated. Account Verification Mastodon …

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  • A Minute from the Moderators

    Thursday, March 16, 2023 in Posts

    We’ve been working hard to build out more of the Community Documentation to help everyone to create a wonderful experience on Hachyderm. For the past month, we’ve focused most heavily on our new How to Hachyderm section. The docs in this …

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  • Decaf Ko-Fi: Launching GitHub Sponsors et al

    Tuesday, February 28, 2023 in Posts

    Since our massive growth at the end of last year, many of you have asked about ways to donate beyond Nóva’s Ko-Fi. There were a few limitations there, notably the need to create an account in order to donate. There were a few milestones we …

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Posts in 2022
  • Growth and Sustainability

    Sunday, December 04, 2022 in Posts

    Thank you to everyone who has been patient with Hachyderm as we have had to make some adjustments to how we do things. Finding ourselves launched into scale has impacted our people more than it has impacted our systems. I wanted to provide some …

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  • Leaving the Basement

    Saturday, December 03, 2022 in Posts

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    This post has taken several weeks in the making to compile. My hope is that this captures the vast majority of questions people have been asking recently with regard to Hachyderm. To begin, I would like to start by introducing the state of Hachyderm …

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