Social Networking

Social Networking

The Moment Cam & Why People Love Taking Selfies

You've already heard so many times how people would complain about other people who are addicted to taking photos of themselves.  Call it self-love,...

How to be Annoying on Social Networking Sites

Every now & then I would stumble upon a celebrity's Instagram or Twitter account & scroll down for comments.  What I end up finding...

Tricky Sticky Posts: Twitter Versus Real Life

I wish I could find that word but I can't seem to do so on Google *which is impossible, I know*.  They say that...

Taking a Selfie

I don't actually know when it evolved from being a camwhore to taking a selfie.    Anyway, this post is dedicated to our friend...

Social Networking Detox & Our Weekend at Mt. Pulag

Hello! We're back from a weekend we spent otudoors!  It was a long 5-hour drive, 5-hour commute plus a 5-hour trek to our camping...

Good Days Versus Bad Days & Spot.PH’s Summer Komikon Feature

Hello Everyone!  :) We have a guest writer :D My fellow washi tape, calligraphy, watercolor & camera-loving friend Aina Rosales has been giving me tips...
Googly GooeysThe Instagram Bingo 1) Pictures of Pets 2) Pictures of Food 3) Outift of the Day #OOTD 4) Pictures of Yourself 5) Sunset Shots 6) Anything #Pretty 7) Throwback 8) Pictures of Clouds 9) The Picture with the Most Hashtags

Let’s Play the Instagram Bingo

I know what you're thinking, "If this is a Bingo card, why are there only 9 frames?" Well, the last time I checked, the...
Googly Gooeys Why You'll Never be Productive with Facebook "Wait, let me just check some details on Facebook." "So many notifications! How long have I been away?" "I"ll reply to these comments quickly & I'll be done in no time!" "Oooh. They tagged me. I wonder what I look like in this pic." "Ooooh! My favorite Facebook page just posted something." "Sigh! I can like pictures like these all day!" "A new friend request? Who could this be?" "Let me just respond to this chat message..." "Why did I open Facebook again?"

Trying to be Productive with Facebook & Our ANC Shoptalk Guesting

Most of the time I have to check something on Facebook: details of a trip, a friend's address, what time my friends & I...
Googly Gooeys Fact of the Day #110: People will always have something to complain about. When you rant online: Gahhh..She complains too much! When you're always positive online... "She's always so happy it's disturbing!" When you rarely reply to a comment: "He still hasn't replied? Hmp. Such a snob" When you repaly to every comment: "She's so friendly it's so annoying" When you rarely post "He's so mysterious and mostly anti-social" When you post often "She's been bombarding my Instagram feed with her face again!"

Something to Complain About

Life in the 21st century has become conveniently inconvenient and thanks to social networking, not a week passes by without anyone having something to...
Googly Gooeys How I Feel About Facebook Questions Facebook: "How's it going, Tipsy?" Tipsy: "Are we even close?" Facebook: What's happening, Tipsy? Tipsy: "Sooo nosy!"

How I Feel About Facebook Questions

If there's ever anything constant on Facebook, it's change!  Recently, it just rolled out its new format and now, the status bar attempts to...
Googly Gooeys of Food & Pictures Ugly Yet Yummy Food like the first time you made pancakes"I swear it's yummy" Presentable & Yummy Food "Oooooh...this is definitely Instagram worthy" Ugly Food, Ugly Taste: What You See is What You Get "Is this food or is this poison?" Pretty Food That Tastes Really Bad "Pretty but only on the outside just like some people."

Food Pictures: Taste Versus Presentation

There was a time when people would gather together at the dining table and enjoy everyone's company with good food.  Now, most of the...
Googly Gooeys Life Without Google Doing Research Before Google "Sigh! I've searched a lot of books" "I was up all night & this was all I got" "I wish there was an easier way to get some info" Doing Research wit the Help of Google "Oh! I could just Google all the stuff I need!" "I was up all night & this was all I came up with" "It's so easy for me to get distracted with whatever else I wanted to search"

Life Without Google: Researching Then & Now

Have you ever imagined what life without Google would have been like?  Well, if you lived in the era of nothing but encyclopedias and...
Facebook Problems by The Googly Gooeys "Why? Why should Facebook show the world what stuff I liked?" "B-b-b-b-b-buttt I don't want to shift to timeline" "Pffft! Another invitation to a game!"

Facebook Problems

Have these Facebook problems been annoying you lately? :) Gone are the days when people were able to separate their online life from the real...
Googly Gooeys The Instagrammer Goes on a Date "Flowers for you" "Oooh! So pretty! Let me instagram this!" "Wait...uploading..processing, finishing up, done!" "I also bought you some macarons" "Ahhh..So colorful! My instagram account is all about color" After a few minutes of silence, *sigh* You & instagram! Oh Well" "Wait! I'm replying to everyone's comments!" "Do I still have a date?" "Oh sorry! Were you saying something"

The Instagrammer Goes on a Date!

Last Saturday, we were having dinner with some our our friends from the ice. (No, not Antarctica but the ice as in the skating...
Googly Gooeys The Alphabet of Social Networking M - message, milestone N - Notifications O - Open a file P - Public, Profile Pictures, Post Q - Quote, queue R - relationship, retweet,reblog S - status update, spam T - tumblr, twitter, tag U - unfriend, unfollow V - video W - widget X - x to close Y - youtube Z - zoom

Social Networking Alphabet (Part2)

Social Networking Alphabet (Part 2) Well, here's part 2 of the Social Networking Alphabet! If you missed part 1, scroll down or click here. I'm...
Googly Gooeys The Alphabet of Social Networking A - Android, App B - Block C - Chat / Comment D - Delete, Draft, Direct Message E - E-mail, Event F - Facebook, Follow G- Google Plus H - Hashtag, heart I - Iphone, Instagram J - journal K - the longest reply ever invented L - like, location

Social Networking Alphabet (Part 1)

Social Networking Alphabet Here's the social networking alphabet!  Well, originally, we wanted you to guess what each item was pertaining to then we realized that...
Googly Gooeys Social Networking Elements in Real Life (Part 2) 1) Just imagine if all your friends really wrote on your wall "Thanks for the greetings and thank for vandalizing my wall?" 2) How many likes would you have collected by now? "Is this how conversations are supposed to end these days?" 3) What if direct messages were sent this way (dart & target + post-it on Ponggo) 4) Will you get a real tag each time you got tagged on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram? 5) If you flood everyone's timeline, will people survive? Sorry for flooding your timleine. Here. Take a paperboat or two.

Social Networking Elements in Real Life (Part 2)

"What if social networking actions were real?" Part 2! What if you opened your social networking accounts on your birthday only to find out that...
Googly Gooeys Social Networking Elements in Real Life Ponggo with lots of tags (Facebook, Twitter & Instagram Tagging)

Social Networking Elements in Real Life (Part 1: Tagging)

Just imagine if all the social networking actions we did were real! Do you remember the first time you ever signed up for a social...
Googly Gooeys Instagram & Hashtags : Graph of Number of Instagram Hashtags vs. Attention Wanted

Instagram Hashtags : Number of Hashtags vs. Attention Needed Chart

Instagram Hashtags Instagram hashtags is subject to abuse these days.  Well, for one, I was guilty of going on a hashtagging spree each time I...
Googly Gooeys The Life (and Death) of Your Social Networking Account Stage 1: Am I the only one without a (name of social networking site) account? 2. Fine, fine. Let me create an account to see what all the fuss is about Stage 3: This is funnnn! I could get used to this Stage 4: No one's updating their accounts anymore. Stage 5: Maybe it's time to leave and sign up for another account in a new social networking site

The Life (and Death) of Your Social Networking Account

Social Networking: The Life (and Death) of a Social Networking Site Social networking is probably one of the most overused terms these days.  I'm still...