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Old 09-19-2018, 08:35 PM
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It's what made BTS millionaires. They obviously don't think it is overrated.
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Old 09-21-2018, 05:18 PM
 
Location: SWFL
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It's what made BTS millionaires. They obviously don't think it is overrated.
What is BTS?
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Old 09-25-2018, 08:49 AM
 
Location: Pikesville, MD
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I use FB and IG to keep up with and in touch with my family and real life friends spread out now around the country. We can share images and conversation without having to travel around. And we can ALL join in the conversation no matter where we are at the time, unlike a telephone call which is limited to 2 or maybe 3 people. It keeps me up with the growth of my grandson without the expense and time off work of traveling to upstate NY, an 8 hour drive from here.


I use FB groups to follow information on the cars I own, as tech info moves off of forums (which are dying out) in favor of the instant communication of the groups. It's a great way to get information on how to fix things when someone else has had the same problem and solved it.


I also use FB as a business promotion tool for my side business (architectural visualization) as it's a great way to share images and video to a wide audience and easier to update than the business website.


So is it overrated? I don't think so, even though it's probably improperly used by many.
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Old 09-25-2018, 06:12 PM
 
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Does not matter if its Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Pinterest, Instagram, etc. Is social media overrated?
......Yes, very much so.
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Old 09-26-2018, 10:05 AM
 
Location: Willowbrook, Houston
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I'm on FB and Twitter and use them for their intended purpose: To connect with those who I otherwise would never meet. The people I'm cool with on Twitter, I know outside of social media, some I've just met but they seem cool otherwise.
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Old 10-01-2018, 01:23 PM
 
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Yes much overrated.. Its just a huge spy tool used by the elite to keep track of everyone!!

I do the best I can to stay far away from any of it! (Especially facebook)
^^This bolded spot on.

Social media is much worse than merely 'overrated'. It's George Orwell's nightmare that he tried to warn us about. We still don't get it.
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Old 10-02-2018, 11:46 AM
 
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The only time I ever did social media was AOL chat; back when the internet first got started. Never went beyond AOL chat.
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Old 10-22-2018, 03:04 PM
 
Location: Maryland
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The only time I ever did social media was AOL chat; back when the internet first got started. Never went beyond AOL chat.
Since forums count as social media, you're on here, too, not just AOL.

Just sayin'
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Old 10-24-2018, 10:07 PM
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What is BTS?
They're a Korean boy band.
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Old 10-26-2018, 02:24 PM
 
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Of course they are. People flock to these sites like dumb moths. Unless you are a criminal, they have little or no value.
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