A few things to help you get settled in:
1. Take the 5-5-5 Challenge: https://socel.net/@admin/108232703604923076
2. This toot about being a member of Socel: https://socel.net/@admin/101180139985796794
3. This excellent thread on thriving on the fediverse by our friends at Mastodon.art: https://mastodon.art/@Curator/102567092349817529
Lastly, invite friends to join by creating an invitation under Preferences > Invite People
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.