How Gab’s early design made it a ‘circlejerk’ to the lowest depths of the internet

In: Daily dot

Within the first few weeks of Gab’s launch into private beta in 2016, posts about how “women are ruined” because “today’s women would rather be feminist than feminine” were among the most-upvoted on the site. Still yet to launch, the self-described free-speech social media platform had already set the stage to become what it is known for today—the preferred platform for the far-right.