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15 Apr 2024, 12:31 pm

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I just made account yesterday because I love forum website, something like discord chatroom are too busy for me to post anything.


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15 Apr 2024, 2:23 pm

MATSU wrote:
I just made account yesterday because I love forum website, something like discord chatroom are too busy for me to post anything.

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17 Apr 2024, 4:02 pm

I don't use social media, other than Mastodon.

WP and other autism forums have become important to me.



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17 Apr 2024, 4:03 pm

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Pretty sure that 99% of posters here are Cornflake's sock-puppets. Including me.


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*whistles innocently*


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17 Apr 2024, 4:33 pm

I post because I'm bored.

And I'm bored for a good portion of my time.


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17 Apr 2024, 7:20 pm

I recently came back but I’m a different woman than I was when I first started posting. I move into my apartment this week. I don’t see a lot of members I met in my teens and early 20s. That being said, I see less people here than I did in 2010. Social media support Facebook groups are more popular now.


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18 Apr 2024, 6:23 am

xxZeromancerlovexx wrote:
I recently came back but I’m a different woman than I was when I first started posting. I move into my apartment this week. I don’t see a lot of members I met in my teens and early 20s. That being said, I see less people here than I did in 2010. Social media support Facebook groups are more popular now.


I think that this is a well established fact, that has been discussed on the forum already.

I think it is a shame personally, but it is what it is.



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18 Apr 2024, 12:47 pm

blitzkrieg wrote:
xxZeromancerlovexx wrote:
I recently came back but I’m a different woman than I was when I first started posting. I move into my apartment this week. I don’t see a lot of members I met in my teens and early 20s. That being said, I see less people here than I did in 2010. Social media support Facebook groups are more popular now.


I think that this is a well established fact, that has been discussed on the forum already.

I think it is a shame personally, but it is what it is.


It is a shame because there are things that I would rather talk about here that I can’t talk about on social media. On Facebook, I risk people I know in real life seeing it and knowing that it’s me. I prefer to keep some of my rants and raves anonymous.


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18 Apr 2024, 12:50 pm

xxZeromancerlovexx wrote:
blitzkrieg wrote:
xxZeromancerlovexx wrote:
I recently came back but I’m a different woman than I was when I first started posting. I move into my apartment this week. I don’t see a lot of members I met in my teens and early 20s. That being said, I see less people here than I did in 2010. Social media support Facebook groups are more popular now.


I think that this is a well established fact, that has been discussed on the forum already.

I think it is a shame personally, but it is what it is.


It is a shame because there are things that I would rather talk about here that I can’t talk about on social media. On Facebook, I risk people I know in real life seeing it and knowing that it’s me. I prefer to keep some of my rants and raves anonymous.


I know what you mean. Facebook is a privacy minefield. Even with ones privacy settings ramped up to the max, you still are prodded to share everything with 'friends' for an easy user experience, most of who aren't actual friends.

There is a way to share things with certain people on Facebook, excluding some people, even friends, but it isn't easy or intuitive to do so.