social media

Motivation in the modern age of social media; keeping your social media feed positive by following inspirational influencers.

Tiff Ng6 days ago
How to Digitally Detox
If I told you that you would lose all electricity and access to the internet for 24 hours, how would you feel? If you’re anything like me, your heart skips a tiny beat. But what if I miss an important...
Caroline Pereira20 days ago
I Did a Digital Detox—and It Was Nothing Like I Expected
Now, I will start off by saying this wasn’t planned at all. I forgot my phone in my friends car on my way to catch the train. I had two minutes to decide whether I go back and try to catch her (and po...
Katheryn Comptona month ago
Social Media ... or Not So Much!?
Oh, the lovely world of social media, we all love it and sometimes, we hate it. Now if you know anything about me, I am someone who absolutely loves social media and uses the full potential of it to d...
Lisbeth Mejíaa month ago
Bittersweet
No one has everything figured out. Life is full of bittersweet moments for all of us even those who pretend it is glorious. Completely filled with fake nails, hair, and flawless make-up followed by “I...
LeAnn Murch3 months ago
Turning off Social Media
I'm just your average millennial, completely obsessed with my social media, from my Facebook to my Twitter, I'm always posting on some kind of social app. I can't go an hour without looking at my phon...
Baby Griddy3 months ago
How to Successfully Detox from Social Media
Social media is one of the biggest booms in technology. We went from writing emails connected to a noisy modem in the 90s to a plethora of social media platforms accessible from our phones. This is a ...
Danny Weaver4 months ago
You Don't Need 100k+ Followers to Be an Influencer
In the age of social media, influencers, and being a part of a generation that puts high emphasis on likes, followers, and the perfect Instagram feed, it is possible that we forget the impact and the ...
Aleisha Moore6 months ago
Goodbye Social Media
So, the title of this post does not actually mean that social media has disappeared, but it does mean that for me, at this very moment in time, social media is gone. I decided to delete my social medi...
Amidst the Sunset6 months ago
Join the Lounge!
So now I have to try to make 600 words for this to be seen... Here goes. I love writing for Vocal! I love reading other stories, I love learning new things, I love seeing into the bright minds of the ...
Mountain Sage7 months ago
Complaining
Back in 2011 I was in a dark place. I had just returned to Japan. Earlier that year in March I had been in Fukushima and ten kilometers away from the power plant when it had malfunctioned causing mass...
Eliana Meligas9 months ago
Am I Important?
How did we get here? To a place where our value is so dependent on what we share with the world via photos, comments, likes, and shares. As a 22-year-old beyond my years, I have still fallen into the ...
kim reyes9 months ago
5 Ways Vlogging Has Enhanced My Life
My best friends and I started vlogging one month ago, at the beginning of June. Since then, my life has substantially improved in every aspect. Here are five ways vlogging has enhanced my life:
Michelle Werbeck9 months ago
Why Social Media Is Ruining Your Life
When thinking of social media, I can’t help but think of that one person who always acts like your friend, but in reality, they’re waiting for the perfect moment to stab you in the back. Social media ...
Kar Mamaa year ago
Your Platform
Platform. We all have a platform, especially in the culture of today, where social media seems to run our lives and our every thought can be shared with thousands in a moment. I believe we are severel...
Ty'Esha Burtona year ago
The Cursed Gift of Technology
I was sitting here tonight after my work shift watching a Miguel concert on my laptop. It was available via streaming by Yahoo Music (huge thank you to them, by the way). Right after his guitar perfor...
Weston Rundletta year ago
Why I Gave up Social Media and Came Here
Ah good ole social media... Where we can waste hours of our day with nothing to show for our time. Where misinformed adults and naive teens can rant with the confidence of scholars. Not to say nothing...
Four Ways to Get What You Want Using Social Media
It is very important to understand that what you put out into the universe, you will receive back into your life. If you put out positive vibrations, by the rules of the Law of Attraction, you will re...
Lauren Millera year ago
Social Media Is Affecting Your Mental Health
Social media is affecting your mental health. Many people wonder why or how. The irony, I am writing this about social media to be posted on social media. We have become addicted to social media. Soci...