Posts Tagged ‘quora’
Quora is fun, not least because of the swag you can get if you qualify as a Top Writer.
I mentioned back in February of last year my interest in the question-and-answer site Quora. I have remained active in the community, and productive to the point that one of my entries earned inclusion in the three-volume Quora Anthology 2014, a selection of the site’s best writing.
Below is the start of winning entry, a comparison of Australia with Canada intended to bring out the reasons why neither became a superpower.
It is nice to have my words in print again.
I began my online presence on Usenet, but my first participation in formal social networks. began here on Livejournal. I’ve remained on Livejournal, but since then there have been migrations, of blog content to WordPress (secondarily to Dreamwidth) and of everything to Facebook. There’s some specialty networks I take part in at a low level–Flickr and Tumblr for photos, Goodreads for books, Yelp! for reviews of restaurants and stores, Quora for debate–but that’s it.