A Simple Guide to the Fediverse

1 · Christian Cleberg · Jan. 4, 2021, midnight
What is the Fediverse? The fediverse is a federated universe of servers commonly used for sharing content, like social media. So, instead of having to rely on a single organization to run the server (e.g. Facebook), the fediverse is a giant collection of servers across the world, owned by many people and organizations. Take a look at this depiction of a federated network - each server in this photo is owned and run by different administrators/owners. Federated networks are best explained as emai...