If you don't know or haven't heard about Steemit, here are a few links to get you updated.

HYPE: http://cointelegraph.com/news/steemit-may-become-killer-app-as-it-looks-to-draw-1-mln-bitcoin-users-yearly

Hack http://www.cointelegraph.com/news/steemit-website-hacked-ceo-promises-to-reset-accounts-in-48-hours

Post-hack http://www.the-blockchain.com/2016/05/03/new-blockchain-social-media-platform-steemit-pays-post-vote-online/

All things considered, it looks like a pretty interesting concept, but I'm guessing everyone including myself has lost trust in steemit since the hack - but from what I've read it looks to be much like reddit's concept of gold for tipping. Any thoughts?