We have created the internet as it is today, and we have the power to change it back into something that is filled with good things to read and consume. If we want good, distributed content, we have to support things that move in that direction.
Vicky Boykis: Fix the Internet by Writing Good Stuff
If the internet used to be like an independent used bookstore – sometimes inconvenient, but always with new, original content recommended lovingly by people who are passionate about and understand the content – today, it is like Barnes and Noble – a few things that are popular for everyone in a single, enormous chain that’s standardized across the country.
these platforms: they are taking all of our input and time, and our thoughts, energy, and content, and using all of that for free to make money.
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