Twitter Axes Account Of Social Media Rival Mastodon

CNET reports:

The Twitter account encouraging people to join rival social network Mastodon has been suspended, the latest in a string of accounts suspended this week. The usual feed for @JoinMastodon was replaced Thursday with a message the account had been suspended for violating Twitter rules.

It wasn’t immediately clear which rules the account broke. Neither Twitter nor Mastodon representatives immediately responded to requests for comment. The Mastodon account suspension comes as many people are opting out of Twitter in favor of the decentralized social network.

Read the full article. The right wing platforms Gab, Parler, Truth Social, and Telegram continue to have active Twitter accounts.