PARAS (pɑ. rɑs, \ˈpär-äs\) is both a noun and an adjective derived from Bahasa.
Paras defined as a face or an appearance. It suits our platform since ours is dedicated to everyone to let themselves shines.
As an adjective, Paras means equal or balanced-the effort is commensurate with the result.
We ought to deliver a platform for those who do not seek a pressurized environment regarding content creation.
We respect the freedom of users through the use of decentralized technology.
We aspire the user to appraise the value of the content critically without being bound by vanity metrics- decontrolled.
We believe social media should be the place to share anything without the fear of being compared or validated. No likes, no follower count, no vanity metrics. We let you exercise your creativity to its potential; no pressure.
The ability to freely think and impart ideas is essential to who we are as human beings. We respect the rights of freedom and privacy by using strong cryptography and decentralized technology that ensures each user has their own data store that cannot be modified or seen by others without their permission (even us!).
Instead of posting what content your audience might like, focus on sharing the content that you like. No need to think about how aesthetic your feed is or the best time to post on social media. Social media should be the place to be yourself, be authentic.
The mental pressure regarding generating likes and high followers count is a borderline health risk. Behind the numbers on the screen, there are biases ready to be challenged and discourses to be dissected. We believe that creativity and critical thinking require a balanced state of mind.
We are a set of individuals who believe that a small step of improvement will result in a better future. Based on the largest archipelago nation in the world, we are working to fulfill our mission to create a new social ecosystem that is healthier, safer, freer and easier to traverse.