Yay! 2000 users!
@konky0418
2110M

I’m new to lemmy, but honestly I could’nt be more excited being a part of this amazing community, and I hope lemmy stays here longer than reddit!

Dessalines
mod
admin
1110M

:partying face:

@Facebook
banned
-510M

I think it’s impossible for it to disappear because anyone can back it up from what I understand.

@stefan_
1510M

I just saw this on HN and thought: Oh well another community, but clicked on it. WOW, it is by far the fastest community website I ever saw. Can be really a good reddit replacement. I’m impressed! Keep going!

Dessalines
mod
admin
710M

Thx!

Bye facebook, bye instagram, bye google, bye reddit, goodbye everybody!!!

@k_o_t
admin
creator
8
edit-2
10M

what do you mean?

are you on a quest for libre alternatives, that has finally been completed by finding a replacement for reddit?

@Happens
1110M

FOSS is boss

@penloy
810M

Lemmy, Mastodon, Self-hosted mail, Codeberg, [matrix], Signal, Invidious, SearX

That’s what happened to me, at least.

@Facebook
banned
-210M

😥

Now at 3000 users! Was all of this growth from the HN article?

@k_o_t
admin
creator
810M

most likely :)

@jaidedctrl
710M

thank god for the hug of death!

@onlooker
1110M

Congratulations! I only joined a few days ago, but I already feel at home. Once federation hits, the numbers will go even higher. Onwards and upwards!

@ajz
mod
1110M

… heading for 3000+ users (Right now : 2903 June 28th 2020). :grinning face with smiling eyes:

@k_o_t
admin
creator
7
edit-2
10M

this did not age well :)

edit: 3300+ after ~3 hours

@ajz
mod
510M

woaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah ! :)

@drd
1010M

4000 now :)

@Aeolun
810M

Soon it will be over 9000!

@k_o_t
admin
creator
510M

/c/unexpectedfactorial

@migs
910M

Congrats, hopped over from HN and liking what I have seen so far. Will definitely be checking this out a lot in the coming months!

@kernel
12
edit-2
10M

Recently joined this platform, hope this thing really takes off. Exponential growth let’s go!

Dessalines
mod
admin
710M

Glad to have you on board! :thumbs up:

@kernel
410M

Is there a possibility that we can see a graph showing the amount of lemmy users in time?

Dessalines
mod
admin
210M

I don’t have anything set up currently… obvi it is possible bc I have the DB which has a time series of user and join times.

I really wish this place was bigger, I’ll try and vibe until it gets decently sized

@qu4k
810M

Extremely interesting platform, finally a good alternative to reddit. :glowing star: The only real complaint I have is the design of the platform: it’s right in the middle between modern and raw. I would much rather like if it focused on one of the two approaches.

@nutomic
admin
810M

There are many alternative themes that you can pick from.

@lps
39M

I had no idea there were themes, awesome!!

@qu4k
310M

Thanks for the tip :)

@developred
1
edit-2
3M

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@k_o_t
admin
creator
410M

yeah, kinda, at least it’s fast :)

@wada
710M

A reddit alternative, federated, FOSS and named after Lemmy Kilmister, I’m in.

@Haskell
710M

This site has potential, keep up the good work!

@crackmacs
510M

I like turtles. And Lemmy.

@rek2
710M

hello everyone, I am thinking in migrating our forums from reddit. how active is the development?

@k_o_t
admin
creator
810M

hi, chech the github page out and decide for yourself :)

@rek2
410M

I did, looks very updated. is probably somewhere but is it federated yet?

@fruechtchen
410M

much work happens at the moment in the federation branches, so you don’t see that much in the main branch, as far as i understand.

@k_o_t
admin
creator
410M

I’m not sure, I don’t really follow the development, but I think there are a couple of instances for testing federtation, and also some component that are already federated, but not fully functional yet, but it seems that federation is the main priority atm.

@rek2
310M

Glad to hear! tx

@developred
4
edit-2
3M

deleted by creator

@rek2
110M

thanks, I just took a fast peek, they do not seem to be federating from this instance.

@lakily
610M

:party popper:

Woooo! :party popper: Congratulations and huge thanks to all the devs! I joined this platform just a few days ago, and I don’t plan on leaving. You guys have created something really great. Cheers!

Dessalines
mod
admin
310M

Thanks!

@inwardpath
3
edit-2
10M

Hope to see this place grow and for Lemmy instances to pop up everywhere. A federated alternative to Reddit is a great idea. For some reason the pages don’t always like to load for me (occasionally get a never-ending spinning circle, when viewing or trying to post) but that may just be the sheer amount of users now.

Also would love to see more themes than the existing ones (especially ones with smaller text). All the themes I like are just too big for me. Maybe I should try creating one. 🤔

@k_o_t
admin
creator
210M

yeah, lemmy has been having a lot of issues recently (server side i mean), but normally it’s always up (the main instance)…

If you get reddit sized, hopefully the .ml DNS servers can cope!

@Ady
410M

🎉 10,000… It’s tomorrow 😆

@hellobit
210M

:potable water:

@k_o_t
admin
creator
210M

truer words have never been spoken!

Arden
310M

Seems like only yesterday we were at 1000 users. Nice!

HELL YEAH

@tyerod
310M

On the way to 10,000! WooHoo!

@Voodlaz
310M

cool

@ajz
mod
310M

:star-struck: Amazing !

Hope to see good App to utilize full power of Lemmy :D

@marmulak
210M

Congrats to my favorite website

That’s great!

Hype! :grinning face with smiling eyes:

@Kahv6
110M

cool

@hellobit
110M

ok

@resynth1943
7
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3M

deleted by creator

@resynth1943
7
edit-2
3M

deleted by creator

Dessalines
mod
admin
9
edit-2
10M

@k_o_t
admin
creator
410M

more like 3600

@artifuchs
5
edit-2
10M

deleted by creator

@corpoworld3000
banned
-1
edit-2
2M

removed by mod

@k_o_t
admin
creator
410M

what’s that?

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