Don't encourage identity theft by up-voting introduction posts without solid evidence of ownership

in intruduceyourself •  2 years ago

If we just upvote #introduceyourself posts without validating the identity of the poster we will encourage people to create fake introduction posts or to steal other peoples identity to earn a quick buck. Let's stop that. Make sure there is good evidence in the form of images or video showing the username and some reference to steemit before upvoting.

Happy steeming.

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Now this is smart thinking. I shall follow suit and the next time I read a introduceyourself I will remember this post. We stand together we can make this happen. Thank you for sharing!

This is why I can't do an introduce yourself post. I refuse to post photos of myself on the internet. Heck I don't even have any after 1999.