Third time was the charm for Facebook

As I mentioned in my blog post yesterday, I’ve been trying to create a Facebook page for those who’d like to learn about new posts that way. After two failed attempts to create a new Facebook account over the past few weeks, the third time was apparently the charm. The new Facebook page is at … Continue reading Third time was the charm for Facebook

Blog changes still coming, but still not yet

Roughly two months ago, I announced that some changes to the blog would be coming. They’re still coming, but they’re still not done. Well, they’re not entirely done. If you have a look at any of my posts from November 2019 or earlier, you’ll see the format now looks quite a bit different than what … Continue reading Blog changes still coming, but still not yet

Follow-up on the Fediverse … and a travel experiment

Since my post last week about federated social networking, I’m aware of only one reader who was inspired to create an account in the Fediverse: my mom 😀. For those of you who are close family or in-real-life friends of mine, my offer to hook you up on my own Mastodon server still stands. Just … Continue reading Follow-up on the Fediverse … and a travel experiment

Getting started with federated social networking

Over the last month or so, I’ve been diving into the world of federated social networking. It occurred to me, maybe a few readers here would be curious what federated social networking is, how it differs from centralized social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, and how to get started using it. The inspiration … Continue reading Getting started with federated social networking