Frequently asked questions

What is — A new social network and publishing platform for independent microblogs, created by Manton Reece.

What are the paid plans on for? — is free for basic accounts and paid for extra features. can host your microblog for $5/month, including cross-posting to other social media platforms. If you host your own microblog, you can also use this plan for cross-posting from your external blog. See this help page for more details on pricing.

How do I get the iOS app? — The app is available for download on the App Store. There are also several third-party apps available, including apps for Android users.

How do I follow other users? — Check out the Discover tab, a curated timeline of recent posts by community members. See this help page for more tips on finding new people to follow.

What is the difference between and Shouldn’t these point to the same thing? — URLs with are independent sites, hosted by They could just as easily be The page has all your posts — possibly from multiple feeds — as well as the Follow button.

Why do I see all replies in the timeline, even those directed at people I don’t follow? — We wanted to show all replies by default to make it easier to find new users to follow. You can change this setting under Account → Timeline on the web.

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