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(ReadWith) TrueFan, TheProblemWithFacebook

Very interesting.

Argues that the "follow" button is crucial InternetArchitecture that defined WebTwoPointZero, and created huge opportunities for "creators". But then the algorithm which tweaked for engagement, destroyed "following" by prioritizing its own idea of "interesting" or engaging over who you actually chose to follow.

This is the founder of Patreon who says that Patreon's new mission is creating engagement / connections between artists and fans. And saving the "follower" relation.

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