Technical & How-To Articles

Bye, Bye Messenger

Switching to a secure and incredibly feature-rich messaging platform – ditching Facebook Messenger. If they cannot handle their data more securely than this week would indicate, they cannot handle ours.

Common Tater’s Block?

I’m resurrecting the Common Tater Award. Here are some tips for earning it.

Extinguish the Flaming Social Media Trashpile!

If you can get followers to spend a little more effort – to change the thumbs-up to a heart emoji, for example – you got something like a “reaction” out of them. But the holy grail of engagement – getting a thing to “go viral” or “spread like wildfire” online – requires the equivalent of fuel, a heat source, and oxygen.

Before Creating a New Facebook Account, Read This First!

STOP! It’s a trap. Oh, it’s fine to open a new account, but there are a few things you need to do before sending your first Friend Request.

Extinguish the Flaming Social Media Trashpile!

Extinguish the Flaming Social Media Trashpile!

If you can get followers to spend a little more effort – to change the thumbs-up to a heart emoji, for example – you got something like a “reaction” out of them. But the holy grail of engagement – getting a thing to “go viral” or “spread like wildfire” online – requires the equivalent of fuel, a heat source, and oxygen.