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Poll: Do I gotta add people's names to toots in order for them to get noticed? Cuz I find that functionally annoying and aesthetically unpleasing. Or do y'all check your Home and/or Local feeds anyhows?

@monkey1 @maerbear @jaimito @Meghan

@knyfe @maerbear @jaimito @Meghan

I look at my Notifications and Local Timeline feeds so I think I would see them. The trouble is when people respond: I don't see those responses unless I get mentioned in them, I think....

Everything posted by someone you follow (other than private messages) should appear in your Home feed. Did you see this one, monkey?

@knyfe My home feed is polluted with Cory Doctorow, Dwarf Fortress, etc. I miss things posted to my home feed. And I didn't see your reply in the local feed

@monkey1
You could unfollow anyone you find annoying. That should remove them from Home. Local feed shows only stop level public posts from members of our instance.

@knyfe

I was wondering what kind of message you'd get. I got a request to allow some spammy entity to follow me. In the past I have blocked them. But there was an option to report them--I guess that just goes to you...

@monkey1 I meant in regards to the pollution in your home feed. Also saw the report, which I'm going to look at now.

@knyfe

Doctorow is cool but he posts a lot, thus making it easy for me to miss some of your posts that aren't tagged.

I do get rid of people that I find annoying. Some of the not-so-interesting people I keep around just to get a sense of what people do.... I guess I am just curious! 🤣

@knyfe What did the report say? Anything you can do outside of your own instance? There were no toots attached to that handle....

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