How people's attention flows on the web
16 May 2012
Forums are the dinosaurs of the modern web.
Chris Poole - ROFLCON 2012
Some good stuff in here from Chris Poole, founder of 4chan.
“The test of a good, true community is: does it create more value than it captures… value is something that can be abstract… and by that test… harvesting user generated content and wrapping it in ads… I don’t think there’s value there.”
Something to think vis-à-vis aggregators and social platforms.