Feeds, updates, 200s, 304s, and now 429s
The carrot basically is: if you have a well-behaved feed reader, you will continue to be able to discover a new post on my feed in a reasonable amount of time. This is most people. Most people do it right. Thank you for that.
The stick is: if you do not, you will not. It will take considerably longer to notice something’s different out here.