Steem blockchain with a convergent linear reward is encouraging for quality bloggers post HF21.
Convergent linear reward
In Steem blockchain, when it started back in 2016, the reward curve was quadratic, later it was changed to linear in the year 2017. Both types of reward curves have their advantages and disadvantages.
With a quadratic curve, for the higher stake, higher was the reward, so it prompted the users in Steem to stake as much as they can. Staking STEEM is good for the ecosystem. But the quadratic reward was never a motivation for the middle-class people in St…