21 Jul '15, 12pm
What I Won't Do To Gain Followers
I’ve been on social media since AOL first came out with AOL Instant Messenger. I signed up for Facebook long before it was accessible to businesses, and I’ve jumped on more “latest and greatest” bandwagons than I can count. There is something in the way God created me that makes me see the inherent value in tools that connect people around the world, and an ability to fearlessly figure it out as I go. I spent a large chunk of this past weekend answering questions about Periscope, for example. But as much as I love social media, blogging, and the latest and greatest, I’m learning that there are many, many things I’m more than happy to try – and some things I’m simply not willing to do to gain followers. I know, for example, that large numbers of followers look impressive to publishers and people who control exciting opportunities for influencers – but I’m not willing to sho...