GroupDAG—How to Make Friends and Help People Make Friends

Or: Decentralized Social Technology for Scalable Community Building with Self-Replicating Small-Group Cohort-Based Meetups

An often-cited problem in community building is how to make it scalable without losing closeness and trust.

It’s the famous Eternal September problem where a once-cozy atmosphere where everybody knew each other suddenly devolves into a crowd of strangers.

How do you keep things civil and friendly and help people get to know each other without becoming yourself a bottleneck?

The answer, as to many things, is recursion.

Here is how a #groupdag works: