There is a philosophical debate that has been raging in recent years about web behavior and in 100 years, society will look back with the lens of over-simplicity which might look something like the infographic below.
If you’re a real estate blogger, you should understand why there are people that comment on your blog that demand to know minute details about you and your practice, yet there are other people that comment with fake names and fake links that anonymously troll your site. The behavior ranges so widely between overly transparent and a demand for extreme transparency in all you do to a warm blanket of anonymity that protects the blossoming of independent thought.
The infographic below goes into more depth as to why this occurs online and some of the history behind it. We believe that in five years, all of these numbers will be dramatically different and the story will change, but for now, this should give you a better grasp as to the core ideals web user personalities hold so dear: