Facebook Going all ‘Foursquare?’

So, Facebook are going all Foursquare, it seems. I posted about Fourquare a while back – having concluded that it makes life a little too easy for stalkers. See, I don’t mind stalkers, just as long as they do some…

People Will do ANYTHING for a 'Like'

People Will do ANYTHING for a ‘Like’

Yes, we all know people in real life will do anything to be liked. But when it comes to social networking, a ‘like’ has a little more value than just someone’s opinion. On Facebook, getting enough people to ‘like’ your…

How F***ed Up Is Your Life? (And Other Facebook Quizzes)

How F***ed Up Is Your Life? (And Other Facebook Quizzes)

I logged in to Facebook today for a nosey through the latest updates. My friends are all generally having pretty good summers. Lots of photo uploads from various holiday locations and overall incredibly chirpy wall posts. And then this….. Well,…

The Facebook Apocalypse

The Facebook Apocalypse

I’m sure it isn’t only me who is sick of those group invites that basically tell you Facebook is going to start charging you to use the site unless ten billion people and all of their friends join such and…

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Foursquare – Making Life Easy for Stalkers!

Over the weekend, I reluctantly downloaded Foursquare for my iPhone. My other half has been talking about it for the best part of a week and telling me repeatedly I should register. Eventually, I caved and registered. Now let me…

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Life in 140 Characters….

Twitter is amazing. But let me honest. When I first heard about it my instant reaction was, “What a stupid idea? Blog posts that are limited to 140 characters? THAT will never take off.” Yes, my words were well and…

Your Name is NOT Viagra

Let me start by apologising if your name actually is Viagra. In that case, of course, this blog post probably isn’t relevant for you… and out of interest, did you have a difficult childhood? Anyway, I’ve managed a number of…

A Little Social Media Rhyme (Terribly Geeky)!

Yes, I am sad enough to sit & rhyme social networking sites. Oh well…. Come in and relax, Grab a coffee, be seated, For a tale of a time When only birds Tweeted…. A tale of a time When you’d…

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The Annoying Things About Facebook

I love Facebook. Really, I do. But that’s not to say there aren’t things about it that really irritate me. No, I’m not going to start delving into the legality or politics of their privacy policy. I’m talking more about……

Get Snarky WordPress Plugin

I’m rather the fan of random WordPress plugins. Of course, you can’t really get much more random than the world’s first official WordPress Plugin, ‘Hello, Dolly,’ which randomly generates a lyric/quote from the musical of the same name… but unless…

Spelling, Grammar and the Blogosphere

I’m a bit of a spelling snob. There, I admitted it. Don’t get me wrong, though. That doesn’t mean I’m linguistically perfect! Far from it. I’m the typo Queen and well, we all make the odd mistake, right? But I…