Through the analysis @xam wrote on the genesis block of BitClout + digging into the first users on my part, I'm fairly confident I know who the initial team, investors, miners, and other participants of BitClout are. Based on the genesis block users, here are the most likely candidates: Potential Team
Whaleshark is an NFT collector with over 210,000 NFT's and is ranked within the top 5 of valuable collections (The Whale Vault). Whaleshark is an active participant on the BitClout platform and below are some insights based on his holdings of creator tokens. As always please do your own
Confession - I spent way too much time digging through some of the holdings of the early BitClout team including Maebeam - one of the developers of BitClout. Below are some of the insights I found, as always please do your own research. Top 3 holdings of Maebeam https://bitclout.
Thesis: If Bitclout gets mainstream user-adoption, the short recognizable user-names will become very valuable, similar to domain names or Twitter handles. Thus, I worked on compiling a list of the most common names, short usernames, numbers, usernames that match valuable domain names, common words, and short words that are unique
Details of BitClout have come to light, including a list of who invested in BitClout: From TechCrunch: With the rise of some of the early backers such as the Winklevoss twins and Chamath, I decided to do more in-depth research on the firms and investors behind BitClout. Below is a
With the launch of BitClout most people jumped onto the highest profile creators including Elon Musk, Naval, Chamath, Katy Perry, and many others. However I believe that there are two types of profiles which are still undervalued today: Sector specific influencers (technology, venture capital, crypto, etc)Known brands or company