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pixelfed is a free and open source software for image sharing.

It can be compared to be similar to instagram.


Sign-up is closed at this stage. It doesn't support OAuth or any other authentication types.


pixelfed allows for multiple administrative accounts. At this moment this includes highvoltage, paddadrapper and rhonda.


You can follow pixelfed instances from other fediverse services like mastodon or pleroma, by using the common syntax of @<login> as ID

To follow a pixelfed instance from pixelfed you need to use the profile URL instead, e.g. search for on if you are logged in.

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