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🎙 FLUF World Founder Aaron McDonald on the Vision for a Crypto-first Metaverse

🎙 FLUF World Founder Aaron McDonald on the Vision for a Crypto-first Metaverse

Aaron McDonald shares his vision for the metaverse and his mental model for user experience and adoption funnels.

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🎙 New Podcast Episode

Mint Season 6 episode 6 welcomes Aaron McDonald, crypto OG and founder and contributor to Altered State Machine, FLUF World, Futureverse, Sylo, Centrality and D64 Ventures.


  • 01:37 - Intro

  • 05:14 - Crypto in 2015-2016

  • 14:09 - How Do We Build a More Positive Metaverse

  • 22:16 - Creating Stickiness in the Metaverse

  • 30:06 - What Does Ownership Really Mean In Web3?

  • 30:39 - Strategies for Using On-chain Data

  • 39:51 - Taking Web3 Mainstream

  • 43:28 - Current State of UX in Web3

  • 47:30 - Understanding Adoption Funnels

  • 53:09 - Yay or Nay on CC0?

  • 56:08 - Critics POV on CC0, Why Are So Many Not In Favor of the Model?

  • 59:37 - What is the Size and Technical Capability of the Teams Working on the Futureverse?

  • 01:01:01 - Outro

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