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Old 11-14-2018, 05:02 AM   #1
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What to Heck is it?
How does it work?
Why are you on there?
Is it worth it?

I have a FB account and use it
I have twitter have not logged in in 4 years
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Old 11-14-2018, 06:55 AM   #2
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I go on Instagram once a day only because my lady gets pi$$ed if I don’t Like her chit. ET is enough social media for me. FB is blah.
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I go on Instagram once a day only because my lady gets pi$$ed if I donít Like her chit. ET is enough social media for me. FB is blah.
I only get on Instagram to see pictures of my grandchildren. It seems to be the best SM for swapping pictures around. I agree about FB... it has turned into a pain in the bum.
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I'm not on any social media sites. The only thing I've heard from other family members is it makes it easier to see pics of the family and get updates on what they're doing?





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Well that's a big red flag....
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Old 11-14-2018, 09:21 AM   #5
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I'm not on any social media sites. The only thing I've heard from other family members is it makes it easier to see pics of the family and get updates on what they're doing?







Well that's a big red flag....
Instagram, apparently, is one of the most addictive. I would prefer that she gets off it but itís her choice.
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Old 11-14-2018, 05:43 PM   #6
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I was recently dating a hairdresser (real deal, licensed etc..)

She had one full time girl working for her, and one part time, all in her home studio.

Some of her clients followed her from her previous job, but over 50% of her new clients came from Instagram.(about 15-20% from facebook she claimed).
It was all free advertising.
Seems easier for them, they post pics of hairdos, and they get clients.
Who knows, maybe that could work for electrical too ???

I'm not on Instagram, so I have no idea.
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Old 11-14-2018, 06:15 PM   #7
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Its mostly young women posting pics of themselves but you are not allowed to say anything, click on the pictures or in anyway acknowledge them unless you are another woman, a man no more than 10 or 15 years older than her and proven to be at least 6'3" and fit.
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Instagram is part of Facebook.

F**k them communist spies.
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apparently there are
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of (mostly) young women posting various pictures of themselves
in bikinis on the internet.

Since there apparently is around 2 Billion comparatively "young"
women on the planet, that leaves a few to go. What percentage
fits into "narcissistic binkini self-poster" is unclear, but there
seems to be more than a few pleasant photos (if you can stomach
your way past the unpleasant ones).

Hope this answers your question.
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We have an Instagram and post many pics on it, I choose to also share some of the Instagram posts to my company Facebook page automatically.

They both link and get promoted through targeted Facebook ads.

Also, many many other local contractors, GCís, Builders, Etc, Etc. have Instagram. Iíve directly messaged and talked to them on this platform.

Pictures are so powerful.... I find nobody displays their work. All my estimates, invoices, website, email Signatures have direct links to all of our platforms that showcase 100ís of pics , 100ís of reviews.... itís been an absolute powerhouse. IMO, this wins you jobs even when your the highest bidder and I tend to usually be the highest bidder, because of this presence and transparency I feel like I can be.

Commercial pipework to beautiful kitchen remodels. We showcase it all.

Think of it as if you were looking for a tattoo artist. Iíd be picky, and would pay 10 times more for someone whoís displayed his work and skills for me to see.

Now, I have confidence in my decision to hire the artist and he didnít even have to try and sell me.

Your going to notice the type of client who hires you based on this is also a much better client whoís usually very interested in quality over price....

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F a bunch of Twitter. F a bunch of instagram. And..... most importantly F a bunch of Facebook. All evil. Google too. F subscribing or signing in to any Youtube channels . I don't use Google to search either. Duck Duck Go or sometimes Yahoo. (Yahoo has killer image searching) . Won't Google.
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Old 04-05-2019, 07:31 AM   #12
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Instagram, apparently, is one of the most addictive. I would prefer that she gets off it but itís her choice.
I think in the current times you should make sure she gets off.....
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Here a 21 year old was just arrested. He hacked kid's Instagram accounts, got into their phones and got nude pictures, then demanded more nude pictures.

http://www.winknews.com/2019/04/04/c...extorts-teens/

If this idiot dirtbag scum can do it, what opportunities are there for other nefarious characters?

You can have all that social media. There's nothing there to benefit you, only the gazillionaires who con all these kids into doing that stuff.
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Here a 21 year old was just arrested. He hacked kid's Instagram accounts, got into their phones and got nude pictures, then demanded more nude pictures.

http://www.winknews.com/2019/04/04/c...extorts-teens/

If this idiot dirtbag scum can do it, what opportunities are there for other nefarious characters?

You can have all that social media. There's nothing there to benefit you, only the gazillionaires who con all these kids into doing that stuff.
I would say that any free service isnt going to be private.
If you record something digitally, and it has anyway to export it, just assume it will be available to everyone.
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I would say that any free service isnt going to be private.
If you record something , just assume it will be available to everyone.
FIFY

Had a relationship once where she wanted to record certain events, if you now what I mean. I said no. There's no way to benefit from that at all, and there's only huge downside risk.

I remember a news story 15-20 years ago about some high school kids in Texas who were making teen **** flicks. They said they heard those films could be sold for big money so they started doing it, and making big money. Cops arrested them for making kiddie ****, even though it was all consensual, it's still unlawful due to the age of the "actors".

I'm still amazed that anyone at all could go on fb or any other platform and give that thing real information, like date of birth, etc. My date of birth for pretty much anything I do online is 1/1/1980. It makes me old enough to get by the "nobody under 13 allowed" and makes some snooper think I'm my son (I don't have a son with that birthday) plus on New Year's Day I get lots of Happy Birthday! wishes, and one person even baked me a real birthday cake, for real. I told her many times it's not my birthday, and she said that's ok, it has to be your birthday some time so have a cake now. The cake was delicious!
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F a bunch of Twitter. F a bunch of instagram. And..... most importantly F a bunch of Facebook. All evil. Google too. F subscribing or signing in to any Youtube channels . I don't use Google to search either. Duck Duck Go or sometimes Yahoo. (Yahoo has killer image searching) . Won't Google.

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isn't that where all the girls go to post their bikini pics ?
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The new young contractors here use it a lot showing their work, and 1 guy even sets up a camera showing him roughing in https://www.instagram.com/p/Buw7dZkHJdq/
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The new young contractors here use it a lot showing their work, and 1 guy even sets up a camera showing him roughing in https://www.instagram.com/p/Buw7dZkHJdq/
Lol... It is good I guess for people to see what you do, but bad if the safety authorities have video evidence of you violating safety standards.
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It's the only way for me to see what my kids are up to
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