Are there any Fediverse instances out there for academics?
I have a friend who is a PhD candidate in experimental psychology. She's thinking about joining Twitter but I'd much rather invite her to the Fediverse.
Recommendations and boosts are welcome.
@glyph I'm not sure how active it is but scholar.social is aimed at academics
@InvaderXan @glyph Just tell them that when they go to sign up, to write something in full sentences in the "Why do you want to join?" field that indicates that they understand they're signing up for an academic-focused instance
If they leave it blank, or if I wonder if it's a spambot, I reject them!
@glyph We need more scholars around here. 😁
@glyph scholar.social is the big one.
Also mathstodon.xyz, I believe.
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