Social media continues to disappoint me

Im not at all happy with the commercialization of social media and the commoditization of its members (you and me). In a recent post here, I proclaimed the destruction of my Facebook account as I made the shift to Ello. However Ello soon became one massive disappointment. The interface was terribly unfriendly to use (despite […]

I ditched Facebook in favor of Ello, and so should you!

Facebook Vs Ello? Ello wins! Today I killed my Facebook and signed up with Ello. In case you haven’t heard, Ello is the greatest thing since sliced bread. Look, I had 5000 Facebook friends on my personal account and 4400 followers or “likes” on my artist page so this was not an easy thing for […]

This is why I’m not following you on Twitter

Sometimes people on twitter get annoyed when people they follow don’t follow back. As I log into my twitter account this morning I notice I picked up 33 new followers overnight. So now I must decide, out of the 33, which ones I want to follow back. There are many who would just automatically follow […]

Facebook can suck the life out of you, if you let it.

Sometimes you have to just step away from social media for a while. Im talking about Facebook in particular. For me and many others, Facebook can turn into one big time-suck. At one point I had 5000 friends and over 4000 followers on my Facebook page here. I recently trimmed down my friend list to […]

Stop being so insecure and get that profile pic up on LinkedIn!

I have become a huge advocate for LinkedIn. I know some of you may have read an old post by me claiming LinkedIn to be total bullshit and useless. But I will be the first to admit I was wrong. Dead wrong! I have since gained some very valuable connections as a result of my […]