Mona for Mastodon 17+

Redefine Customizability

Junyu Kuang

    • 5.0 • 10 Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases

Description

Mona is a Mastodon app packed with customization features. Optimized for VoiceOver. Native design.

Post Actions
• Drag actions into the order you prefer
• Configure actions as swipe options: swipe a post horizontally to perform an action
• Optionally hide some or all action buttons from post cards, while keeping them accessible via context menu, swipe options, keyboard shortcuts, and VoiceOver rotor

iCloud Sync
• Sync your mute list, user notes, reading positions, drafts, search history, accent colors, and custom app themes across your iPhone, iPad, and Mac, privately and securely
• Optionally disable some features from automatic syncing

User Notes
• Privately set aliases, notes and username colors for other Mastodon users
• User Notes list: browse, organize and edit all your notes in one place

Game Controller (require iOS 14, iPadOS 14, macOS 11 or a newer system)
• Control the app and browse posts with a compatible game controller, such as a Playstation DualSense/DualShock, Nintendo Switch, Xbox or MFi controller
• Customize button functions via in-app settings
• Set extra functions for Adaptive Triggers on the Playstation DualSense controller

Privacy
• Mona does not collect any personal information
• Your account tokens are protected by on-device Keychain
• Your network connections to Mastodon servers are protected by HTTPS

Other Mona features:
• Full Screen mode on iPhone let your timeline content fill the entire screen once you start scrolling
• Column View takes full advantage of the big screen on iPad and Mac, shows multiple views at once and allows you to navigate between views fluently and efficiently
• Check recent posts on your home screen or notification center with widgets
• Search posts on the Timeline
• Adjustable text spacing
• Adjustable and adaptive text sizes
• Option to display post source on timeline (e.g. Mona for Mac)
• Share a post as picture
• Open multiple windows on iPad and Mac
• Customizable text translation experience
• Automatic video and GIF playback on timelines
• Supports changing app icon on iPhone, iPad, and Mac
• Turn on/off content scaling on Mac for extra screen estate or sharper text
• Autocomplete for post composer
• Push notifications
• Lock the app with Face ID or Touch ID
• Mona Pro and Mona Pro Max available as one-time in-app purchases, with 14-day free trial

Tab Bar (Mona Pro feature)
• Pin your frequently visit pages to the tab bar
• Drag tabs into the order you prefer
• Rename your tabs
• Change your tab icons (more than a thousand of icons for you to choose)
• Show/hide tab names and button shapes

Accent Color (Mona Pro feature)
• Configure different Accent Colors for Light and Dark mode
• More than 10 built-in colors for you to choose
• Design and set custom colors

Theme Editor (Mona Pro feature)
• Customize the app’s color scheme
• Design and set custom themes for Spring
• Advanced color settings allow you to fine-tune colors for different level of views
• Export and share your custom themes
• Import custom themes shared by other people

Font Customization (Mona Pro feature)
• Configure different fonts for body text and headings
• Select from a variety of build-in fonts
• Supports custom fonts installed by third-party apps

Other Mona Pro features:
• Full-featured post composer: write longer posts, attach pictures and videos, create polls, post schedule, and automatic thread conversion
• More post actions: including favorite, repost, quote post, add bookmark, and translate
• Add multiple accounts: you can also opt to favorite, repost, quote post, or follow using a non-current account
• Filter and mute: filter timelines based on post category and content; hide posts with certain words; hide posts from certain people
• Customize push notifications based on notification category
• Export and import settings: easily transfer your custom settings between multiple devices

Customer support:
• Mastodon: @MonaApp@mastodon.social
• Email: theSpringApp@gmail.com

What’s New

Version 6.3

• Introducing the Explore tab, a replacement of the Communities and Trending tabs
• With the Explore tab, you can explore trending posts and news, people suggestions, and local/remote/federated timelines on supported Mastodon servers
• Adds a new mute option on the profile menu, allowing you to quickly mute a profile's server domain
• Supports removing people from your follower list
• Supports adding multiple following people or followers to your lists at once
• Supports unfollowing multiple people at once (on your Following list)
• Adds back the macOS text substitution option Text Replacement (turned off by default, applied across multiple text editing sessions)
• When Mona is running, it can now automatically recover push notifications with errors
• Optimizes post composers for VoiceOver
• Fixes a crash when you mute or add user notes via the Share extension
• Resolves an issue where the auto-threading feature may unexpectedly replace some hashtags you wrote with random characters
• Additional improvements and bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

5.0 out of 5
10 Ratings

10 Ratings

True Heresy ,

My favourite way to experience Mastodon

There are so many thoughtful facets to this app that make it the best representation of the core Mastodon way opf doing things, with some lovely extras. This is a deep app as well, but not overwhelming. Take time to disccover what it can do and incorporate it into how you use Masto and you'll be heavily rewarded. The Pro features are also worth every penny to me, not just to support the devs, but aslo their functionality being additive.

TL;DR This is the best Mastodon app in the Apple ecosystem - and yes I've tried the others (and paid for them too...)!

TVPaulD ,

Nearly there

Very good iOS Mastodon client, provided you don’t mind paying to post media. Couple of improvements could be made though. Writing threads doesn’t currently have enough manual control, you can’t choose where to split posts, or choose not to have things like “1/3” or an ellipsis. You just get your long text split across multiple posts formatted how the app decides. This also means you can’t add media to anything but the first post, unless you write each post in the thread one after the other as replies. It would also be good for “Add to Reading List” to be a default action when tap and holding on a link rather than needing to open up the “Share Link” screen to perform that action. I’d also like the option to turn off the text box for replies that appears above the bottom bar when viewing a post because it looks very out of place and you can also reply by tapping the Reply button on the post itself anyway

TheRealSayWhat ,

Probably the best iOS mastodon app

Just works. So many features, amazing customisation options to make Mastodon feel like home. And the only app I have found that does a reliable job of iCloud timeline sync. Bravo! Upgrading to the full pro subscription was the easiest choice I’ve ever made!

App Privacy

The developer, Junyu Kuang, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Collected

The developer does not collect any data from this app.

Privacy practices may vary based on, for example, the features you use or your age. Learn More

Supports

  • Game Controllers

    Play this game with your favourite compatible controller.

  • Family Sharing

    Some in‑app purchases, including subscriptions, may be shareable with your family group when Family Sharing is enabled.

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