Tag: social media

The Social Show

In the online world most people say things to suit their personal interests so taking things personally is unwise. For many social media is about putting on a show and presenting a false image to the world. Genuine people who discard diplomacy and speak their truth …

Highly Sensitive People & Social Media

Highly sensitive people are often misunderstood. A highly sensitive person experiences social media quite differently from everyone else. The cruelties people joke about then forget may affect them forever. Some people are built for drama and endless debates. They joke about tragedy and are unfeeling. Fixation …

When Twitter Is Down

Today January 19, 2016, when I logged into twitter from my business account I received error messages when trying to follow new people. After doing a search I discovered that Twitter is down today for many users and the hash tag #twitterdown is trending. This is not …

Using Social Media Constructively

Social media websites are portals into endless perspectives. It is easy to get lost in a wasteland of nonsense if vigilance is not exercised when using social media. These websites are now permanent residents of society. Even countries that are not considered free by western standards …