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The lie of “deinfluencing”

  • The article explores the concept of "deinfluencing," where influencers initially claimed to discourage materialism but ended up promoting alternative products.
  • Despite occasional critiques, the influencer economy continues to grow, with an expanding definition of influencing that covers various aspects of life, contributing to the pervasive online culture of selling and advertising.
  • The internet's shift toward commercialization and advertising has led to a sense of disillusionment, with the article predicting a continuous trend of increased commercialization and the challenges of finding spaces free from advertising online.

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