The differences in ratings are partly a reflection of the lower number of referrals that publishers now get from Facebook following algorithm changes. But there also appears to be a change in sentiment toward third party platforms in general. Many publishers have been burned by creating bespoke content only to find the goalposts changing or the monetisation slow to materialise.
Just thought of something. Would need a flag or report feature or again this is power of a webring. Violation of code of conduct leads to removal. No chat, links, search. You url no longer logs in. Enforcement of civility good first step to #credweb
But#credweb more than leaving negligent and complicit partners behind. It's about the #IndieWeb and owning your space. Fight Fake News. Give a Kid a Website.
I believe we need as many human as technical solutions but I have been annotating for credibility for quite some time. Surface level markers possible for machine learning now. Will the nuance and perspectives be in the future? Don't know, but cars drive themselves now. #credweb