Social Networks

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
  1. #1
    Bladin's Sword Sharpener Reputation: 88

    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Location
    Tennessee
    Posts
    1,165
    Rep Power
    3

    Default Social Networks

    So, I am a bit of a detective and think I have cracked the internet. If you need to know what social media/network site is right for you then your answer is here.

    FaceBook= Spying on your exs.
    Tumblr= Porn
    MySpace= Mail order brides
    Linkedin= Transferring RL success to Epeen

    Am I forgetting anything?

  2. #2
    Illgamez Insomniac Reputation: 151
    Kamilla's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Canada
    Posts
    2,253
    Rep Power
    13

    Default

    what about Twitter?

  3. #3
    Easssssssy Livin' Reputation: 853
    Oisterboy's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    Overlook Hotel
    Posts
    25,136
    Rep Power
    38

    Default

    Twitter: internet cocaine


    Dunny 2014 Updated 10/19

  4. #4
    Fabio_R's Fruitcup Reputation: 384
    TreyTrey12's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Brooklyn Center, Minnesota
    Posts
    3,603
    Rep Power
    12

    Default

    Facebook can be utilized a lot more than just stalking exes. You can get tons of connections off there, it's how I landed my job (I was able to directly communicate with the manager there), you can find groups that trade etc and other things.

    Now Twitter is kinda useless , it's pretty much a downsized version of Facebook with shorter statuses. I had around 9k followers (while only following a few) and all I did was post stupid shyt.
    It was very convenient to use to get access to betas though I got a few keys off there that normally would've been impossible to get.

  5. #5
    A Shrubbery Reputation: 141
    Phanein's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Location
    The Chatbox
    Posts
    812
    Rep Power
    4

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by TreyTrey12 View Post
    Facebook can be utilized a lot more than just stalking exes. You can get tons of connections off there, it's how I landed my job (I was able to directly communicate with the manager there), you can find groups that trade etc and other things.

    Now Twitter is kinda useless , it's pretty much a downsized version of Facebook with shorter statuses. I had around 9k followers (while only following a few) and all I did was post stupid shyt.
    It was very convenient to use to get access to betas though I got a few keys off there that normally would've been impossible to get.
    I agree with the first one, but I don't agree with your assessment on Twitter. Twitter is pretty great for flash advertisement. This means quick messages that can capture a wide audiences attention. I feel like--and use both--they both have to be used together. Twitter for shorter development updates, flash advertisements, quick giveaways. Facebook for long term relationships with your audience, bigger giveaways, and larger advertisement. I, of course, am coming from the perspective of someone trying to get your business.
    # ᴛ ʜ ᴇ ʏ ᴄ ᴀ ʟ ʟ ᴍ ᴇ ᴛ ʜ ᴇ s ᴏ ʀ ᴄ ᴇ ʀ ᴇ ʀ s ᴜ ᴘ ʀ ᴇ ᴍ ᴇ ʙ ᴇ ᴄ ᴀ ᴜ s ᴇ ɪ ' ᴍ s ᴏ s ᴛ ʀ ᴀ ɴ ɢ ᴇ.


  6. #6
    Olpah's Object Reputation: 323
    postrook's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    killjoy
    Posts
    2,788
    Rep Power
    10

    Default

    if i ever have any fans or whatever for anything i do, then i'll make a twitter. till then i don't see the point. for coordinating stuff w/ friends, facebook works better, or at any rate just as well.
    Last edited by postrook; 03-27-2014 at 04:53 AM.
    I hate TALKING. to PEOPLE. about THINGS.

  7. #7
    OnRPG Elite Member! Reputation: 253
    HamsterMascot's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Location
    Hamsterville
    Posts
    12,790
    Rep Power
    20

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by postrook View Post
    if i ever have any fans or whatever for anything i do, then i'll make a twitter. till then i don't see the point. for coordinating stuff w/ friends, facebook works better, or at any rate just as well.
    First finish something you start

  8. #8
    OnRPG Elite Member! Reputation: 366
    marcipaans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Director of Acquisitions
    Posts
    9,871
    Rep Power
    18

    Default

    How much for a waifu?


  9. #9
    OnRPG Elite Member! Reputation: 567
    Ronin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Hitman Victor
    Posts
    6,047
    Rep Power
    22

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by postrook View Post
    if i ever have any fans or whatever for anything i do, then i'll make a twitter. till then i don't see the point. for coordinating stuff w/ friends, facebook works better, or at any rate just as well.
    Twitter has a lot of serious people on it which have valuable things to say. I find it already worth it just to listen.

    Youd think its just for advertising, but by the volume, there seems to be a bigger incentive for genuinety.

    Interesting feeds are not decked out ads, full of referal bait and all that. They are more like a stream of cnsciouseness from people who are profound.

    Also its not fb. It does one thing well. That is what makes it play in a diffrent league.

    Stay frosty.

  10. #10
    Game Journalist Reputation: 75
    Abubakr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    Posts
    5,270
    Rep Power
    10

    Default

    We actually use Twitter in one of our computer science classes (it is on computers and society, like an ethics behind technology and programming), the prof said people that tweet remember better.

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •