dads.cool is hosted on spacebear (@support).
hosting is $𝟮𝟳 𝗮 𝗺𝗼𝗻𝘁𝗵 and includes a CDN and daily backups; i will update this post if our increased membership requires me to bump us to a higher tier.
renewing our domain is $𝟰𝟰 𝗮 𝘆𝗲𝗮𝗿.
i moderate and administrate dads.cool on my own and have done so continuously for 3 years now.
I have a ko-fi where you can support the above if you wish—I also have a goal there representing the cost of my US citizenship.
a quick guide to local-only posts on dads.cool (updated 5/18/20)
dads.cool supports local-only posts. These are great for content you think only dads should see.
A post marked as local-only will appear only to dads.cool users.
A followers-only post marked as local-only will appear only to dads.cool users who follow you.
If you uncheck "Allow my posts to reach other instances by default" in Preferences - Other, your posts from any source—including apps—will be local by default.
a quick guide to exclusive lists on dads.cool
dads.cool supports exclusive lists. If you set a list you’ve made to “exclusive,” posts from members of that list will appear only in that list’s timeline and not in your home feed.
This feature is great for following accounts that only post about one subject, for crossposting accounts, or for pixelfed feeds.
Use the web interface to set a list as Exclusive. You can only add accounts you follow to lists.
The vinyl LP is like $9
how did i not know about this
"Legendary children’s performer Ella Jenkins and a group of young and older musical friends introduces children to the ideas of unity, cooperation, and labor unions through songs, recitation, and poetry."
Tony Stark's Rhodes Recaster
how did dan aykroyd go from A to B in two fucking years
breaking down and watching an elden ring stream (patrick from Waypoint) including the ending because i've come to terms with never playing it #dadsgamingcorner
also gary weiss is the most 1980-looking guy in the year 2022
⚠️ 𝑰 𝒑𝒐𝒔𝒕 𝒑𝒊𝒄𝒕𝒖𝒓𝒆𝒔 𝒐𝒇 𝒎𝒚 𝒇𝒂𝒎𝒊𝒍𝒚 𝒉𝒆𝒓𝒆 𝒔𝒐 𝒎𝒚 𝒃𝒂𝒓 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒂𝒄𝒄𝒆𝒑𝒕𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒇𝒐𝒍𝒍𝒐𝒘 𝒓𝒆𝒒𝒖𝒆𝒔𝒕𝒔 𝒊𝒔 𝒗𝒆𝒓𝒚 𝒉𝒊𝒈𝒉, 𝒔𝒐𝒓𝒓𝒚! ⚠️
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dads.cool is a Mastodon instance for dads, running the Hometown fork of Mastodon.