Welcome new users! My goodness there's a lot!
Check out this helpful post on getting comfortable on Socel: https://socel.net/@admin/101180139985796794
Here's a great guide to being a successful artist on the fediverse: https://blog.joinmastodon.org/2018/06/how-to-become-a-successful-artist-on-mastodon/
You can search for topics using hashtags. This will also help you find people to follow.
You can also find people in the Profile Directory
Lastly, create an #introductions toot to let everyone know a little bit about yourself!
Reach out to me if you have any questions
Socel is a place for animation professionals, freelancers, independents, students, and fans to connect and grow together. Everyone in related fields such as comics, illustration, and video games is also very welcome. As an implementation of Mastodon, Socel connects you to almost two million users around the globe as part of the Federation; a network of independent social spaces communicating with each other.