Whatever Happened To Myspace?

Whatever Happened To Myspace? via KLWightman.com
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Ah, the early 2000s. The dawn of the new millennium brought us trends like peasant tops and cargo pants, emo rock and boy bands, TRL and AIM, and cell phones that were basically just phones. Even the good old days can make us cringe. What was also a big deal in the early 2000s was…

When Hacking Trending Hashtags Goes Wrong

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Trying to hack that popular hashtag for some more ❤️s  and follows? That’s an easy way to alienate your social media audience—and get marketers like me to call you out. This is a tale of a brand abusing the wrong hashtag and tying me into their mishap.

What Your Negative Comments Really Say About You

What Your Negative Comments Really Say About You
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I noticed something the other day while scrolling through my LinkedIn newsfeed. A LinkedIn member published a post on how LinkedIn should be used as a professional social platform, not a dating site where you can flirt with the other members. A connection of mine made a rather ruthless comment underneath this post (and I…

NaNoWriMo Tip: Writer’s Envy and How to Get Over It

NaNoWriMo Tip: Writer's Envy & How to Get Over It
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I join NaNoWriMo year after year because of the writing community—there’s nothing like it! I love how writers from everywhere unite for a common, personal writing goal: To finally write that novel. We receive genuine support virtually from writers across the country and globe. And we finally get to meet hundreds of writers within our…