Freek from Spatie curated list that contains Laravel and PHP people. You can follow them by searching for them, no matter on which Mastodon server they or you are.
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I did not setup S3 object storage while installing my own instance mut day later I was thinking that it could be easier to setup now than later. So here are couple of tips that I figured out.
Since the blue bird community has been under new management people has been joining and checking out Mastodon. So did I and here are some thoughts about it and about hosting my own Mastodon instance.