But the truth is, our technological leaders have built these tools in a way that explicitly promotes the idea that one’s follower count is the score we keep, the metric that matters.
Nobody Famous
Anil Dash
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yes, this articulates a lot of what makes me uneasy about my follower/following count being visible no matter what.

The way people treat you when you break 1, 2 even 3K followers.

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