忍Platform plus/minus•Pros: • 術 Cons: • Discoverability • Banning • Compatibility • You don t own your site • Support from third parties • You may not own your content
Recommendation 忍 術•Don t put all your eggs in one basket•Spread bits of content across many sites•Best discoverability, insulation against platform problems
Community 101 忍• 術 Create an account•Fill out your bio•Post an avatar•Reveal your identity (if you can)•Be nice to other people•Participate in friend and follow process
Community 101 忍 術•Carefully read & understand all community rules•Go slow at ﬁrst if you are unfamiliar•Ask questions, get permission•Use all features of the community, not just the ones that beneﬁt skeptics•Don t be a spammer!•Don t just be negative!
Skeptics vs public 忍• 術 Many communities are not explicitly skeptic - may be averse to skeptic use•Try to mix skeptic uses with non-skeptic - shows you appreciate the platform (not just abusing it)•Be direct and polite - this is not the place for sarcasm & hyperbole
Investigations 忍 術•Know how to obtain information about an adversary•Standard tools allow you to gather it•Can come in handy later
Tools to know 忍• NSLOOKUP - look • 術 up a site name to get Email headers can tell you where an an IP address email originated• WHOIS - ﬁnd out • IP2Location & who owns a WhatIsMyIPAddress domain name or IP can tell you where address an IP address is physically