I am wanting to use YouTube less as it is getting on my nerves
Any suggestions for platforms I can use instead?

I need to upload videos and then embed them in my WordPress blog posts and pages

McCoy: The release of emotions, Mr Spock, is what keeps us healthy, emotionally healthy that is.
Spock: That may be, doctor, however I have noted that the healthy release of emotion is frequently very unhealthy for those closest to you.
Kirk: Which just goes to prove that there is no such thing as a perfect solution.
Spock: so it would seem...

Personal freedom and authority over our own bodies. I guess one could argue that these are luxury problems compared to risk of dying... But I don't want to live in a world where fear trumps all and we cqnt respect difference. I am not afraid to die so I have continuesly struggled to understand how the world could change so much so quickly just because of fear of death "Vaccine Passports: THIS Is Where It Leads" on YouTube youtu.be/UGgvgKE0n8o


Is it possible to have closed/private groups to share interests and ideas and organise ourselves? Or is that an add on thing through a different platform?
Am loving the fediverse experience so far. The more familiar I get with how it works the more awesome it is!!!

New on this thing that seems to be many things converging... Any tips for using this platform? I am not very teachable but I am curious 😄

Mastodon

This is a brand new server run by the main developers of the project as a spin-off of mastodon.social 🐘 It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!