) is a social news site (think reddit) powered by bitcoin. To post, reply and upvote costs a fraction of a witcoin (1 witcoin = 1 bitcoin); this is distributed among the original poster/replier, previous upvoters, category renter and site dev team .
Currently the main content on the site (bitcoin related, fake news and silly quotes) falls under the category witticisms
), but in the near future you will be able to create your own categories .How to collect your gift?
To promote this great effort by necrodearia
I am giving away 0.50 witcoin (0.50 BTC) to the first 20 forum users that sign up on http://witcoin.com/getwitit
and post their witcoin.com account url (for example http://witcoin.com/witizens/7
) as a reply in this thread.
Please use this gift to post content, send replies and upvote on the site; but you are welcome to withdraw witcoins for bitcoins.
For more information about witcoin, read their FAQ at http://faq.witcoin.com/
and if you have bug reports and/or feature requests use http://meta.witcoin.com/
(bug reporters are currently rewarded).Restriction
Only existing forum members, created before February 6th 2011 with at least 10 forum posts can participate, this is to exclude duplicate accounts and bots.Update:
As of 2011-02-15 this offer is closed, as all 20 people have been paid in total. Everybody thanks for participating and be sure to check out http://witcoin.com/