Ok so three days later. I think the self hosted instance is finally working.
After a bunch of miss steps, turns the federation background worker was having DNS issues so no federation was happening.
I hope my home feed will start to be populated now 🤞
@tim I guess it's working Tim. Although, I have been using Mastodon for five days know and still haven't completely gotten my head around the federation thing
@tim Copied a perfectly fine regex off of Stack Overflow, though! (Seriously, they’re just jealous.)
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