Can't verify a hosted blog on Mastodon

Mastodon allows for a “green check” for verified ownership of websites/domains. Can’t get it to work with following their instructions.

Thoughts? Anyone have success with this?

I managed to make it work, but I had to put the ref=me in the description of my blog. DavePolaschek ( - Shytrr and davepolaschek —

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Yep, I’ve done the same thing. Just put this in my description:

<a rel="me" href="">@matt</a>

Here, you’d replace:

  • with your Mastodon profile URL, and
  • @matt with whatever you want the link to show

See also: Mastodon rel=me help - #11 by matt

doesn’t work for me. Maybe cause of the cross-origin error?