When I browse Mastodon on my commute or when killing time on my phone, I think I must star every fifth or sixth post to read more about the topic later. Both because of technical limitations (phone) and personal ones (tired).
Then I periodically open up a kazillion tabs based on my faves and learn a tonne, then unstar things.
This is such a great network.
@desvox I mean ... maybe they're not supposed to be used any way, this is a way I use them. I also fave things for "this is cool" or "I also agree or" "I believe in you" reasons. I can usually figure those out. For example, I have this @jumblesale post saved:
And it's not because I need to revisit its wisdom or research its links.
@lucy My language could have been clearer, I realise the fediverse is not just a network of Mastodon instances, but Mastodon is my interface to it