FLOTE 101 – LEARNING TO FLOTE

I HAVE BECOME A FLOTER For 2020 I have decided to leave behind the ever more censored platform of Steemit and start posting on Flote. One of the things I learned early on from Steemit is that a really simple introduction with a few basics would have been great, but geeks just can’t seem to […]

BLOGS, SPAMS, and EMAILS

In 2019 things are a bit different Back around 2007 blogs were more popular and email was widely used as a tool for communicating information. My old blogger blog seemed like it had actual people looking at the posts, and when I used to press send and receive in Outlook, at least 10% of what […]

THREE YEARS AGO I DID A STEEMIT POST SAYING DITCH THE FLAGGING

THREE YEARS AGO I DID A STEEMIT POST SAYING DITCH THE FLAGGING And I was right wasn’t I? – flagging is one of the main things that has screwed the platform. Now a bunch of geek numpties are running around flagging stuff and nearly all the people posting real content have left. And if there […]

MY ADVENTURES IN SOCIAL MEDIA

MY NEW ADVENTURES IN SOCIAL MEDIA Does Steemit still have an upside after all? After venturing onto pretty much no social media platforms other than Steemit for nearly three years, recently I’ve been out exploring the wilderness. I’m not going to get into all the reasons why I haven’t been a happy little Steemian lately […]

SOME DIRTY SECRETS ABOUT STEEMIT FROM AUGUST 2016

The Ugly Truth Behind Steemit You post content, people decide if they like it or not and depending on how ‘popular’ it is, you get paid. Being able to monetize your content is great and it’s about time that we have a way to do it. However, when it comes to Steemit, appearance is deceiving. Through […]

I HAVE NO FRIGGING IDEA

Are we really in the shit with cryptos, and on Steemit, and about to get our arses spanked? After two years and three months on Steemit, I went from being a nobody, up to maybe being a small somebody, but now in terms of wallet size, I’m back down to being not much. But I’ve […]

CRYPTOCURRENCY 101

CRYPTOCURRENCY 102 – MY PICKS FOR 2018 This is my January 2018 update to the Crypto 101 post I wrote in May 2017. Those recommendations  did amazingly well, and this is my second crack at predicting he future. The original post is down below. Way back in the depths of history eight months ago when […]

Bitcoin, Dash Can Now Be Spent at 40 Million Stores Worldwide

Bitcoin, Dash Can Now Be Spent at 40 Million Stores Worldwide Digital currency could quite possibly be transformative, providing a paradigm shift in the world’s interactions with money and finance. As Jihan Wu, CEO of Bitmain, recently blogged: “[Bitcoin] essentially rolls gold, cash, and our credit card system into one. It takes the strengths of each […]