Some Words Of Wisdom From Instagram #1LinerWeds

I’m getting to where I like Instagram better than Facebook, Twitter, or any of the other social media hellholes.


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17 thoughts on “Some Words Of Wisdom From Instagram #1LinerWeds

  1. I get the saying in one sense, but then when I think back to the past if those times gave me some pleasure and a certain sense of fulfillment then I’m not sure than anything was wasted. Some people serve their purpose for a season and then it’s time to move on. That’s more like I look at it. I’d hate to think that I wasted 10 good years being with my second wife and I did get three really great daughters from that arrangement.

    Lee
    Tossing It Out

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  2. I’m the last person alive who prefers Facebook. Connor likes Twitter and Aisling likes Snapchat. I am not an Instagram fan but I guess I’ll try it again. Sheila hates them all: she agrees with the local politician, Willie Brown: “The e in email stands for evidence.” Good advice for all of us.

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    1. Willie Brown would know…

      Facebook owns Instagram, which means they nag you to follow the same people on Instagram that you follow on Facebook. And there are a bunch of accounts that seem to exist solely for the purpose of getting you to follow other accounts. But there are lots of good things about it. I follow a lot of guitar players and accounts that publish a lot of pictures of Chicago, which is still a beautiful city even if I have no intention of returning…

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  3. Love that quote! I just signed up on Instagram yesterday and have to learn all about it. We do Center on negative people way too much instead of the people who are truly great.

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  4. Hi John – well that’s good news … and we need the positive … long may it last – cheers Hilary

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    1. Of course, you need to get rid of the accounts that just seem interested in getting you to follow other accounts. User A will say “Follow User B!” You follow B, and suddenly both A and B are saying “Follow User C!” It’s a racket. But I’m following a lot of great guitar players and singers…

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    1. Right. The browser version doesn’t include upload capabilities, so you have to use their phone/tablet app. There are a couple of desktop apps that make it possible, but I can’t remember the names…

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