Instance recommendations

This is a list of instances I will recommend and meet all my requirements to be a good and welcoming space while having common sense.

Requirements to be listed

Instance list

InstanceDescriptionModeration policiesSpecial kinksInstance banner/logo/admin icon
fedi.absturztau.bePleroma: An efficient and flexible fediverse serverBlocks known bad actors, don’t be stupid, tag your stuff etc.Generalist Pleroma instance with cat ears and other fun custom mods
cdrom.tokyoFloppy outdatedDoesn’t block anything, don’t be stupid, tag your stuff etc.The answer to floppy.tokyo. Pleroma instance with custom Vaporwave-styled theme.
raru.reA cool community, I guess.Blocks known bad actors, don’t be stupid, tag your stuff etc.Mastodon instance by the owner of niu.moe. Tries to bring back all the old niu memories. Also with custom theme.
koyu.spaceWe host free internet services for you and your friendsBlocks Gab and other known bad actors, don’t be stupid, tag your stuff etc.glitch-soc instance with custom mods and themes. 16384 characters and friendly people.
qoto.orgQOTO: Question Others to Teach Ourselves. A STEM-oriented instance.Only mutes spinster.xyz and ussr.winSTEM-oriented instance with own custom mods. Also perfect for writers, because of the character limit (65535).
ieji.deieji is romaji for 家(house)路(street), together it means “the way home / a home / homeland”Blocks Gab and other known bad actors, don’t be stupid, tag your stuff etc.Generalist Mastodon instance from Germany. Uses FOSS whenever possible. Can be accessed via Tor.
social.tchncs.deOne of the first Mastodon instances, there is no specific topic we’re into, just enjoy your time!Blocks Gab and other known bad actors, don’t be stupid, tag your stuff etc.Big generalist instance from Germany. One of the first few Mastodon instances.
cybre.spacecybrespace: the social hub of the information superhighwayProbably blocks known bad actors, don’t be stupid, tag your stuff etc.Glitchy-hackery instance style. Can also count themselves to the “first few”
blob.catblob.cat, an instance for blobcats (blobfoxes are ok too)Blocks instances that do active harm to their users, don’t be stupid, tag your stuff, etc.Blobcat-themed Pleroma instance. Very friendly community.
lets.bemoe.onlineGNU/moe dimension of the moeverseDoesn’t block anything, don’t be stupid, tag your stuff, etc.Moe-themed Pleroma instance. Probably the cutest thing I’ve seen.
misskey.biribiri.devThe network of 10k Misaka clones! Now powered by Misskey.Doesn't block anythingA Misskey instance which is home for Misaka clones!
metu.lifeMETU Life claims to be a chill social media for Middle East Technical University members.A chill social media for Middle East Technical University members. Requires a metu.edu.tr e-mail address.
udongein.xyzYour comfy, friendly instance of PleromaBlocks Gab and other known bad actors, don’t be stupid, tag your stuff etc.Comfy anime-styled Pleroma instance with a greenish bamboo theme.

I will probably add more instances to this list. If you know more instances that meet the above requirements and should be listed let me know at @[email protected]