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?