About two days before New Zealand went into lockdown Facebook permanently suspended my account. The reasons for this are irrelevant, suffice to say that an email response from Facebook told me that as a result of breaching their terms and conditions I would no longer be able to log in, my account was suspended, and I was also banned from using their platform in the future. Pretty harsh! The world is going through a pandemic and not only have I lost my ability to communicate with friends and family on Facebook – but because Facebook also owns Messenger I also can no longer use Messenger to communicate. On top of that – there are a whole lot of websites where I use my Facebook login to sign in and I can no longer access those websites either. So what do you do?Continue reading
If you use Twitter and you’re looking for engaging content to retweet (ie, steal) you can use Tweetdeck with advanced search operators and Hashtagify to find what you need.
If you haven’t visited Tweetdeck, the site is part of Twitter and can be reached by visiting http://tweetdeck.twitter.com/ and logging in with your normal account. Tweetdeck allows you to build up various columns of tweets which may be of interest to you and is a very powerful tool to keep on top of important tweets.
For example, I have an account on Twitter which only posts pictures and videos of cute animals. A simple strategy for myself is to do the following: