Is Steemit like Facebook, Twitter, or a new hybrid type of social media?

in social •  7 months ago

I'm new to Steemit, and I was trying to explain to my wife what Steemit is exactly. The most fundamental way I chose to describe Steemit is as a Facebook-like social media platform built on a decentralized blockchain powered by cyrpto-economic incentives.

What do you all think? How would you describe the type of social media platform Steemit is? Can a user be successful using Steemit as a Twitter-like platform, or is it more conducive to Facebook-like activity?

To me it seems like a hybrid of these, but also maybe of other online platforms, like Youtube, Wordpress, and news.

What do you think?

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Its like the wild wild west of social media. I'm a live and let live kind of guy, so naturally it's my cup of kratom tea.

Just don't plagerize or spam the new feed. Everything else goes.

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Haha, it's like the Westworld of social media...?