Metatext, Open source Mastodon client

Last modified
Thursday, March 18, 2021

Description of App

Metatext is a free, open source, and accessible Mastodon client.


  • Multiple accounts: You can add multiple accounts and even use several accounts simultaneously with iPad multitasking.

  • Emoji: Metatext has a searchable custom emoji picker and supports animated custom emoji.

  • Timeline management: Metatext remembers your home timeline position and can load gaps in either direction

  • Mastodon features: Metatext supports most Mastodon features including lists, profile directory, and syncing filters

  • Accessibility: Metatext supports VoiceOver, Dynamic Type, dark mode, and motion reduction.

  • Private: No tracking or any information shared with third parties.

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Apple Watch Support


iOS Version


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Accessibility Comments

The app has a dozen VoiceOver router actions. Care has been ensured in VoiceOver focus, as well, such as returning to a timeline from a search.

VoiceOver Performance

VoiceOver reads all page elements.

Button Labeling

All buttons are clearly labeled.


The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.

Other Comments

This app supports having multiple Fediverse accounts as well as a notification to let you know if your images do not have alt text.


3 people have recommended this app

Most recently recommended by Robert Kingett 11 months 2 weeks ago


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