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Twitter, Nine Years Removed

How best to distill 6 years of prolific oversharing? March 21st, 2007: “I’m using Twitter. Let’s see how this goes.” 77,950 Tweets later…. July 2nd, 2013: “I’m on the verge of ceasing use of Twitter & Facebook.” The time I spent on Twitter over the years wasn’t a lot because a thought would come to …

Social Media: Where have All the Bloggers Gone?

Shame on me for picking this title, it appears it’s been used a few million times already. Here we are in 2017 and blogging feels dead. Medium, Blogger, WordPress are all flourishing. WordPress is actually the largest CMS in the world and PMachine, Expression Engine, Drupal are all but dead but the definition of blogging itself …

Could Twitter become Community-Owned?

Over the last few days, I’ve been witness to a small glimmer of hope in the community. It’s the idea that Twitter could be community owned. Perhaps my blog post from many years ago could come true! Twitter, as a public company that sells advertisements against user data is failing. At least, they’re failing Wall …