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Is there any point to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram?  If I closed all of them, would anyone notice?

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5 From My Twitter Follow List

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I’ve had a love/hate relationship with Twitter.  On one hand, I hate the limited word count and how so many people use it as just a means of promoting their own stuff.  On the other hand, I love the fact that I can promote this blog on my Twitter feed to the 80 people who actually follow me.

Since my random moments of wanting to drop Twitter, I have realized that there are actually a few Twitter feeds I would miss I dropped Twitter (again).

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Another Closed Down

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I closed my Google+ Profile today.  When asked why I was doing so, I submitted the following answer:

I rarely use Google+ for anything.  I know maybe three people on it, and they never use Google+.  It does not connect to things like WordPress for it to be any use as a promotional vehicle.  What little content that is on here is available through other sources (Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, etc.) that Google+ is redundant.

Unfriending and Deactivating

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The other day, I had to unfriend someone on Facebook.  For most people that happens all the time.

 

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Cell Phone – Do I really Need It?

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I have a Verizon cell phone.  I got my latest contract just before they got rid of the unlimited data plan option, so I was grandfathered in.

 

Well, I thought I was.

 

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Tweets of the Week

Just a few of the things I’ve tweeted this past week.

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Tweets from the Week

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A few of my tweets from the past week.

First up are a couple of tweets I sent as a general observation/complaint about Twitter and its suggestions.

I was trying to create a hashtag trend with #XMasGoneBad.  This one I think is the best of the three I posted.

I saw #lonelydarkseid originally posted by Gail Simone.  This was my entry into the list.

Post NaNo Blogging

Nanowrimo

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Okay, so you have blown out your creativity with the National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo).  Yet, you still have a blog that you feel some degree of obligation of maintaining.  What do you do?  Here are a few suggestions that I have resorted to.

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Trying out Twitter Embeds

Not Proud

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