Puckdropper
People with the Twitter App or
Sat Jul 16, 2022 4:21pm

Shawn and Tamara trying to get more people to use their software. We kinda found out how dead things were--the NEMB was in the top 10 active boards--when they shut down. Too bad, these forums are nice, especially since there's no JS running to capture every keystroke and do analytics that screw things royally, FACEBOOK. I can't even send messages on Messenger on the computer because of that nonsense.

I thought RSS there for a while was going to take off. There was quite a few people mentioning it across the Internet, but it's just never really gone anywhere. (Maybe it didn't take off for the same reason Usenet didn't... you needed a separate reader and getting the average person to understand there's something called a browser was a 15+-year campaign by the Firefox guys.)

  • It's sort of like the daily subscription email but in real time. Twitter though? I'm honestly not sure how many people actually ever used that feature. It came later in the life span of the service (2009). From searching the Help Forum, I see 2 or 3 people ever asking questions about it. Link to... more
    • People with the Twitter App or- Puckdropper, Sat Jul 16 2022 4:21pm
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