I think that 2018 will be the year of the alternative social network. There’s dissension in the ranks. People are mad at Facebook for censoring news. Twitter is banning people for expressing their opinions, and Youtube is demonetizing channels right and left. Minds recently crowdfunded a million bucks, Gab.ai is fighting Google. Voat wants a […]
Social Media, Social Networks and the Social Web
You'll find information and posts about social networking sites, social media, and social apps. I like to explore social networking pros and cons and the current state of what I call The Social Web.
We’ve all gotten those random friendship requests on Facebook. They seem to be harmless, you look at the profile and wonder if this might be the beginning of something good, a new friendship, a new partnership, maybe a little bit of both. But how do you know the person behind that profile is real? If […]
Youtube is great; you can watch hundreds of hours of entertaining videos or learn almost anything you want just by doing a few searches and watching the videos that turn up. But Youtube has some flaws, and one of those is the subscription system. If you use Youtube on a regular basis, you know that […]
This is a follow-up to my previous post about Instagram growth: I started going through the InstaWealth Growth System by Wolfmillionaire when I had about 1150 followers. The InstaWealth Growth System is part of the Wolfmillionaire offering, and as a matter of disclosure, I did not get paid or compensated to do this review in […]
I wanted to let you know I’m trying something new with Instagram. If you follow me on other networks, you may know that I have an Instagram account here, under the username @notagrouch. By the way, why don’t you follow me? I’m trying something new with it because I think it’s time to grow my Instagram […]
Over the past year or so, I’ve grown my Twitter account by a little over 150%. In doing that, I kind of opened the firehose from tons of people and while I appreciate the different opinions and endless stream of memes, I found my Twitter feed to be a little bit too crowded and unfocused. I […]