Category Archives: #mannersmonday

How Personal is too Personal?

Every Monday, I answer a social media manners question. Yes, Virginia, just like real life, there is a right and wrong way to act on the Internet. Please be polite, it makes everyone’s day that much better. DEAR JOHN: I … Continue reading

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On Chatroom Introductions

Every Monday, I answer a question about manners on social media platforms. Yes, Virginia, just like real life, there are ways to be polite and ways to be impolite on the Internet. Please be polite, it makes everyone’s day a … Continue reading

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What are all these mentions?

Every Monday, I answer a question regarding manners on social media. Just like real life, there are ways to be polite and ways to be impolite. If you don’t know what they are, you risk losing your following. DEAR JOHN: … Continue reading

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On the “Thx 4 the RT” Maneuver

DEAR JOHN: I’ve noticed that sometimes when I retweet somebody, they thank me for the retweet. Sometimes, they don’t. What’s the best practice here? — RETWEET THANKS? DEAR RETWEET THANKS?: Yep. A retweet isn’t a favor, so don’t thank them like … Continue reading

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The Importance of Giving Credit

Much like real life, there are polite and impolite ways to interact with people on social platforms. Every Monday, I’m going to answer a question along these lines. To ask a question, find me on Twitter. DEAR JOHN: Sometimes when I … Continue reading

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