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I have written before on the many beneficial aspects of blogging.
By far my most favorite aspect of blogging is the social interaction.
I love responding to comments on my blog as well as commenting on other blogging sites.
In addition to direct website interactions, there are many social medium platforms that bloggers use to interact with others and to promote their messages:
Before I became a blogger, my social platform of choice was Facebook (it actually was the only platform I was on).
However after dipping my toes into the blogosphere, Twitter has quickly become my preferred method of social interaction as it really gave me a way to tap into the comedic aspect of my personality.
For those who haven’t been following me on Twitter (and why on earth would you not?!?!?), I thought it would be nice to catch you up on what you have missed.
Hopefully by the end of this post you decide to join me on Twitter and continue experiencing this comedic gold 🙂
Ok last thing I want to do is brag but my blog is on track for a 5 figure profit this year (unfortunately 2 of those figures are on the wrong side of the decimal point) #killingitwithgoogleadsense
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) June 30, 2018
Why do I keep getting Spam in my email asking me if I want to grow 3 inches?!?!?!!? Why on earth do I want to be 6 ft 2?!?!?!?
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) July 2, 2018
Ok I may be a fledgling blogger so last person you should be taking advice from on blogging but when I came up with this amazing idea to increase traffic I had to share: The key is to get more people to visit your blog and then visit daily! Your welcome.?
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) June 25, 2018
I’m only 9399 followers from 10,000! Hoping to hit that goal by tomorrow. #LetsDoThis!
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) July 26, 2018
Beware of rocker bottom shoes 1st time wearing. My experience in bathroom at work: Maybe it was my lack of concentration. Maybe was principal of Newton’s first law of physics at work (or combination) but I found myself reenacting scene from Matrix mid stream. Your welcome
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) July 5, 2018
At Target for tax free weekend with my daughter. School supply list includes: Glue sticks, multicolor construction paper, crayons, highlighters. Honestly I’m not sure if I am sending her off to preschool or 8th grade.
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) July 30, 2018
I honestly think Captcha should make it a little bit trickier for our Robot friends and have a checkbox made for: “I Am A Robot.” I bet you a lot of robots would be fooled and check it, increasing Captcha’s efficiency
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) August 27, 2018
For today, and today only, I am running a Labor Day special: Any subscriber to my blog will have unlimited access to my posts FOR FREE and for life! These prices are so low they are CRAZY! Drop what you are doing and take advantage NOW!
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) September 3, 2018
This next tweet was trying to capitalize on a very altruistic twitter trend called #FollowFriday where individuals graciously share twitter handles of others to build a larger combined audience and have increased spirit in the community (I think I may have missed the mark):
Have a great weekend everyone 🙂
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) September 15, 2018
My daughter and I each had a box of ice cream bars w 4 each. She went through hers early in the week while I kept mine. So this evening she gave me the saddest eyes asking if she could have one of mine. I did what any parent should do. I ate it #learntobudget
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) September 25, 2018
Ok, am I an awful dad because my heart jumped for joy inside when my daughter’s middle school volleyball team got bounced from the playoffs which frees up my weekend? #sorry_notsorry
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) October 5, 2018
If people say, “Hey you’re really photogenic!” does that mean they think you’re ugly in person? pic.twitter.com/UD7VwNs1cb
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) October 16, 2018
I won a resident teaching award in the past. Seems like I still got it: My daughter was prepping for a vocabulary quiz and the word was lavish. She asked if she could get a hint and I said I would use it in a sentence. “This is so lavish.” (she was not amused) LOL pic.twitter.com/cqj7OdJjmG
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) October 17, 2018
I don’t want to toot my own horn but I’m living proof that if you set your mind & pour your heart into a project your reward will come. 6 months after I launched my blog and spent countless hours creating content, I now have a website that is apparently worth $8.95. #hardwrkpays pic.twitter.com/JhxFNYaqVT
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) October 24, 2018
People want 2 know the quickest way 2 get $1M in savings. Get rich quick schemes r risky. Well I figured out a 100% risk free way to accomplish this, and it really is almost instantaneous. Take the $1M from your checking account and hit transfer to savings. Voila! Ur welcome.
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) October 24, 2018
Apparently my daughter was not amused by my explanation that a noble gas is when Queen Elizabeth lets one loose. pic.twitter.com/6Yat70wHlb
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) November 15, 2018
I do not want to brag, but the very next added follower will increase my total followers by +1.
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) January 14, 2019
I just wanted to let everyone know that I made 10% return on an investment in TWO days! That’s right I bought 2 books of forever stamps for $20 at the old 50 cent/stamp price and now the new stamp rate is 55 cents! Warren Buffet eat your heart out!
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) January 27, 2019
The first anatomist had it easy. Just pull out anything and give it a name. What’s this little dangly bit? Uvula you shall be. #pays_to_be_first
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) May 24, 2019
Every now and then I also like to throw in some unusual imaging studies I have come across at work:
One of the effects of having an adolescent in the house is that there may be some bleed over into work. (mammogram with calcification). pic.twitter.com/QQRwwsTmAQ
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) June 8, 2018
Sending out some radiology love to my followers: I call this love on the mind pic.twitter.com/DSBIeojpqs
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) June 16, 2018
Mri spine: I title this “The lion King ?” pic.twitter.com/HA2MJsFMOk
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) July 23, 2018
In honor of Friday the 13th from my radiology image collection (scream (mri spine) pic.twitter.com/BuKfxwPZ1P
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) July 13, 2018
Last one from my radiology collection I have for Fri 13th. CT of pelvis (area of interest is rectum). I call this “Some Scary Sh*@t” ? pic.twitter.com/GogdS6aYfC
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) July 13, 2018
Breast ultrasound I just read. Now I can’t get rid of that wacka wacka sound out of my head. (pac man (or should I say PACS man) for you young whipper snappers) pic.twitter.com/u4cr34Lta4
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) December 6, 2018
Did not want to alarm anyone but there may be signs that Voldemort (I’m sorry he who must not be named) is back. I call this “The breast who lived.”. (Mammogram) pic.twitter.com/mxYgHrDKO3
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) January 9, 2019
Teach a man to fish and he eats for a day…. I call this “I found Nemo.” Hot off the presses (breast ultrasound, artwork by Xrayvsn) pic.twitter.com/oHrYwpLlUH
— xrayvsn (@xrayvsncom) January 17, 2019
So if you are not a follower of mine on Twitter, here is a golden opportunity to do so (I’m still on my quest to reach 10k followers): Xrayvsn twitter
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