Saturday Social – Oct. 2, 2021 Edition

This week I want to update my experience on the newest-to-me platform I started using, and do an update on what’s going on and where I am in my quest for an online social life that replaces Big Social Media in my life. For those who need to catch up, I left Big Social Media …
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Saturday Social – Sept. 18, 2021 Edition

Have I found it??? For the last few years I have been keeping my eyes open for a good Christian social platform, and during that time I’ve tried out a half-dozen or so (as well as quick visits to a few others I chose not to join). Some were being occupied by non-Christians for the …
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Saturday Social – Sept. 4, 2021 Edition

This will be my last update of my social media activity for a while, since I don’t plan to make any more changes at this time. Always check MY ONLINE HANGOUTS, below the chat box, for current activity. It was 2019 when I decided to get away from Big Tech and use alternative platforms for …
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Saturday Social – Aug. 7, 2021 Edition: ELEMENT!!!

I have been learning more and more about the fediverse during the last year or so, and decentralization. It all began with a foray into Mastodon, which is a wonderful decentralized social network. (Don’t worry about memorizing these terms, there won’t be a test!) Though I frequent multiple instances my “home” instance is called theres.life. …
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Saturday Social (sorta) – May 15, 2021 Edition

I don’t have much to write about this week, just a couple of observations: ~ I don’t think I’m cut out for podcasting. Even in short bursts. My heart isn’t in it. Thinking I’ll probably delete my Riffr account. ~ While we were in Kentucky we had spotty internet at the campground. Their wifi was …
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Saturday Social – April 3, 2021 Edition

Highlighting my thoughts and experiences with various social media platforms this week. So this week first I’ll update my experience with, and feelings about, Christian.Social since last week I was still up in the air about it. While I don’t like any platform that’s main purpose seems to be political ranting/rage, I’m seeing enough other …
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Saturday Social – March 27, 2021 Edition

This is a new regular post where I talk about the social media platforms I use as well as some thoughts about social media in general. In addition, I hope that the owners/admins of some of these sites will comment on my thoughts and polite, respectful comments from any users are welcome! This week I …
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More Social Media Changes

As I continue to dig myself out from under the influence and dependence on Big Tech I’ve been making changes to how I do social media, as you know if you’ve been here for a while. In short, the first change was to make this blog the hub of my online social life with the …
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