Tag: Social Media

The Evolution of Public Shaming

In a recent post, we touched on the phenomenon of “cancel culture,” in which social media users cancel a person or company for harmful words of behavior. Cancel culture is just a variation on the broader approach of online public shaming, or calling someone out. As a way to dictate or correct behavior, public shaming Read More…

How to Find Estranged Relatives

Being estranged from a family member can be difficult. After all, family is an important part of life, and not being able to access those relationships can make you sad or even stressed. It can be even harder if you two became estranged after a difficult incident. Not having closure, or regret over how you Read More…

What is Cancel Culture?

These days, you may have heard about what’s being called the “cancel culture.” One of the latest movements on social media, especially Twitter, cancel culture describes a segment of people that use such platforms to call out those who they feel are in the wrong about something. However, as cancellations target and/or affect more and Read More…

3 Quick and Easy Ways to Find People Online

The internet is a big place, and it holds a significant amount of information about nearly everyone in the world. If you’ve ever used the internet, you’ve put at least some of your information out there, even if you didn’t mean to; it’s the same for everyone. Therefore, if you’re looking for someone, you should Read More…

How to Rebuild Your Contact List After Losing Your Phone

Losing your phone can be devastating, especially if you don’t make it a habit to back your phone up frequently. You may lose app information, photos, notes, voicemails, and much more. However, one of the most important things you could lose is contact information. Some people have hundreds of contacts in their phone, and losing Read More…

28 Ways to Find Long-Lost Relatives and Friends

Everyone falls out of touch with loved ones at least sometime in their lives. It’s just part of growing and changing. However, if you find yourself thinking about old friends, or you decide it’s time to reconnect with a loved one, you need to have somewhere to start. You don’t have to just wish that Read More…

How to Delete Old Accounts from the Internet

If you’ve been on the internet for a while, you’ve probably created some accounts that you then abandoned. Whether they were email addresses, social media profiles on defunct websites, or abandoned accounts on popular online shopping sites, it’s a good idea to track them down and delete them. Why? If for nothing else, deleting old Read More…

4 Reasons Why Unplugging May Be a Good Idea

There are endless think pieces about how much time people spend on the internet nowadays. You might be of the opinion that people simply sink too much time into the online world. Or you might appreciate the way the internet has changed life in the 21st century. No matter what you think of the internet, Read More…

How to Safely Connect Online with Friends and Family

Social media has provided an incredible opportunity for people to connect with others. Whether you’re connecting with friends who you’ve never met in person (only on the internet), or you’re staying in contact with friends you’ve known for years in person, the internet has created a whole new way of interacting with other people. However, what Read More…

Are Your Partner’s Apps Really Innocent?

When you think about incriminating behaviors on mobile devices, you probably think of sexy photos, texts, or instant messages in easily noticeable places like dating apps, a built-in photo app, or texting app. If you’re worried that your partner is cheating on you, those are probably the things you’re going to pay attention to. However, Read More…