Posts Tagged ‘social networking’

A few years ago I scoffed at social networking. I just couldn’t see any good reason for them. However, in recent months I have seen very real benefits, personally and professionally, from tools like facebook, twitter and cmconnect. Heck, I’ve turned from a non-believer to having over 800 friends on facebook. I’m not sure how that happened, and I sure hope all of my facebook friends don’t show up at my house at the same time! 🙂

Anywhoo, while there are some good reasons for being on social networks, there are some annoying things about it as well. This guy nailed some of the things about facebook that in my opinion serve no purpose.

And just so you know, I never did a 25 things about me!

Thanks Matt for posting this!


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Twitter… finally!

OK… so once again it is obvious that I’m NOT an early adopter. Many family and friends have been telling me about twitter and encouraging me to start an account. Well, I finally did it… long after the buzz has worn off… and if you’re interested you can follow me here.

If you’re kinda like me, and still wondering what Twitter is, it is a way to keep people informed of what you’re doing with short posts of 140 characters or less. (Seriously though, not sure why any of you would care to know that I just finished eating pancakes with the family.) But I must admit, I like that I am able to link it to my facebook and this blog (you can see my 5 most recent updates in the lower part of the right column on this page).

I guess it’s just one more way to keep you in touch with my journey of life, faith, family and ministry.

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