How (public) posts propagate from pod to pod on #diaspora*
Independently of wether you are #newhere
it is worth knowing that:
A public post is delivered to your pod if it is posted (or reshared) by someone who is sharing with somebody (or with whom somebody is sharing) from your pod.
This explains why diaspora* may seem quite abandoned at first especially if you register to a small(er) pod and why sharing with people is important.
source: comments of @Benjamin Neff
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