February 21, 2024 7:46 am

A Social Media Expert Explains How Mastodon Works and Why It Won’t Be a New Twitter | Opinion

In the wake of Elon Musk’s noisy takeover of Twitter, people have been looking for alternatives to the increasingly toxic microblogging social media platform. Many of those fleeing or hedging their bets have turned to Mastodon, which has attracted hundreds of thousands of new users since Twitter’s acquisition.