• The Problem with Discord

    Note: I originally published the below story as an article on Medium in the Art + Marketing publication. It's being mirrored here so I can see what TAZ members think of the article and the views included in it. In recent years, Discord has been growing in popularity. Designed as a chat service meant to be used in...
  • Social Media Sites Are a Fundamentally Bad Idea

    Facebook, Twitter, Reddit and other social media platforms are bad for communities and humanity, because the core concepts behind them damage the fabric of our world. This article explores why this is the case.
  • Online Community Management Shows 'Deterrence' Does Stop Crime

    Over the last few years, we've seen a lot of comments about 'deterrence' and 'punishment' not working to stop crime. From numerous studies to online articles and examples taken from certain countries, the expert consensus seems to be that the threat of prison doesn't stop criminals and that the death penalty is...
  • The Death

    What killed nextopia
  • Ten Laws of Community Management

    Well, this is interesting. Apparently I now have a blog, with my previous article on community management having been converted to a post on it. No, I'm not sure that's the case either. Perhaps The Sandman thought the feature needed more users? Eh, it's hard to tell. But either way, given this exists, I may as...
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