Tag Archives: identity

Google vs. Anonymous

Within search results, information tied to verified online profiles will be ranked higher than content without such verification, which will result in most users naturally clicking on the top (verified) results. The true cost of remaining anonymous, then, might be … Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in nonanon.net | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Google vs. Anonymous

Why do most people want to be unknown?

This is something I find puzzling: I would think that only very few people need to hide their identity or prefer to remain anonymous — but I find that in fact the vast majority of people do not want to … Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in nonanon.net | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Why do most people want to be unknown?

Would you believe… Cyberspace?

Maxwell Smart (Agent 86) is truly one of my heroes. Today, I’ve been thinking about one idea over and over… — “would you believe Cyberspace?” I have been stuck on this thing I wrote about earlier — that sites present … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in remediary.com | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Would you believe… Cyberspace?

Are most people bogus because they don’t know how to identify themselves, or because they choose to be bogus? (or is there perhaps some other reason why the majority prefer to be bogus?)

Why do the majority of people online use bogus identities? This really irks me. I’ve been thinking about it a lot — and this is my conclusion so far: Most people in advanced countries do not want to be bogus, … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in remediary.com | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Are most people bogus because they don’t know how to identify themselves, or because they choose to be bogus? (or is there perhaps some other reason why the majority prefer to be bogus?)

Imitation is Suicide

There is a time in every man’s education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is … Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in nonanon.net | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Imitation is Suicide

How to Get Website / Blog to Establish Your Online Identity

Over at FreeZine.org you can get a free Website / Weblog — all you have to do is to verify your identity first. This community is a general “all-purpose” community, and other, more specialized communities are also planned. If you … Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in bestopopular.com | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on How to Get Website / Blog to Establish Your Online Identity

Free to be whoever you want

Over the years, I have found that many people want to belong to a community… and at the same time they want to be themselves. This is not necessarily a contradiction — but you do need to be aware of your own identity. For example: If you define your role, function, activity, and engagement in […] Continue reading

Posted in online.freezine.org | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Free to be whoever you want