Brave has been famous for its groundbreaking services in the decentralized internet browsing services. For instance, last month it announced that the users of Brave’s Nightly build will be able to withdraw BAT from Brave Rewards wallet. Brave’s Nightly build is the latest software release from the blockchain-enabled internet browser. And this time, it has brought another exciting service of ‘Token Tipping.’ Brave announced this token tipping service on 1st August 2019.
The decentralized internet browser- Brave has something really interesting to offer to the users. The token tipping service is for the Twitter users, with which they can tip their favorite content creators with BAT. BAT is the native crypto token that stands for- ‘Basic Attention Tokens.’
This initiative from Brave is to basically support quality and original content from the social media influencer. Various websites, channels, social media content creators will be filled with much more enthusiasm with this scheme. The users of Twitter can express their sense of appreciation towards content creators with this initiative from Brave.
How can users tip their favorite content creator on Twitter?
The token tipping is very easy to do. Here are the few steps that will help you tip your favorite content creator successfully-
- The user needs to visit Twitter with their Brave Desktop Browser and will need to enable their Brave rewards, in order to use this scheme.
- In the Brave Desktop Browser, the user will find an option that says- “Tip” against each Tweet.
- Just by clicking on this button, the user can easily send BAT straight away to the content creator’s account on Twitter.
- How many BAT tokens the user wants to send is as per his or her wish.
Further, the user can set up regular recurring tips for their favorite content creator. The tipping service from Brave has been in the testing rounds since May. It was getting tested on Brave Nightly. It is not that the users can tip only on Twitter, plans are there to offer this tipping service so that they can also tip on Reddit, GitHub, and Vimeo.
Content Creators need to verify to Brave Creator program-
In situations where the content creator is not verified, then the offered tip stays held up for a period of maximum 90 days. Within this time bracket, the tip stays locally in the browser until the creator verifies with the Brave Creator program, otherwise, the tip stays in the user’s Brave Rewards wallet.
It is a beautiful way for content creators, users, and the platform overall to create a beautiful internet space. A healthy environment can be expected from such mutual sharing and appreciation.