“Only on the Internet can a person be lonely and popular at the same time.” ― Allison Burnett,
The invention of the internet, personal computers and numerous sites hosting blogs offer many folks the opportunity to express themselves in an open, unfettered and at times unregulated manner. Information after all is meant to be disseminated .
John Q. Public now has the opportunity to not only express himself before like-minded colleagues but also momentarily experience a virtual popularity in his own personal bailiwick.
While all of this hoopla about popularity on many blog sites is tempting new bloggers in particular should be aware of the fact that this instant notoriety can become addictive to the point that many online aficionados will spend a good majority of the day sitting on a hard back chair rather than getting out of their cramped quarters and enjoying the world beyond that back room office.
The folks in the picture above may or may not be avid blogger types. But even if they are, they are still out and about spending quality time with their children, friends and significant others and restricting their online time into a manageable time slot.
The truth is out there. Take a chance and explore it.