decentralized

started exploring the potential of IPFS

exploring the use of words by advertisers and others that are trying to sell. these things bother me. the use of human words in a non-human way.

when i signed up for patreon they guided you through the process of creating a page. suggested language, goals, etc. along with tips to get people to like you:

  • don’t sound needy
  • get some friends to be temporary patrons so when you launch you look popular
  • etc.

the ties to fake likes and followers that plague twitter, instagram and facebook are palpable with the message being a clear - con your way into people’s wallets.

of course, in the attention economy what’s a propagandist to do?