How to be ignored on the internet.

It’s simple, post something that’s sensible, thoughtful and nuanced, and watch the tubleweed roll.

It appears to engage your readers you need emotive hyperbole, partonisingly simplistic knee-jerk arguments, anger and aggression.  Either that or some popular bloggers are operating some elaborate in-joke on a level I just don’t get.

Unfortunately, I don’t do knee-jerk or aggressive. I just do nuanced and thoughtful. So I’m going to have to get used to the obvious fact- life’s not fair.

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One comment

  1. Matthew Gibson

    Well said. But you have to keep writing what you believe in, even if no one is interested. One day, someone will be…

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