The Honking Goose

something to honk about

what do your search terms tell about you?

I saw this question asked somewhere recently. (I don’t remember where – sorry.) This got me thinking: what do my OWN search terms tell about me? So, out of curiosity, … Continue reading

November 13, 2014 · 45 Comments

blog tutorial, posting links in comments

You didn’t ask for it, but I’m giving it to you anyway. That’s why I call it unsolicited advice. How to properly post a web link in the comments section … Continue reading

November 11, 2014 · 67 Comments


Do you click on tags in the tag cloud? Do you search tags in the reader? What are your favorite tags to follow in the reader? ETA: The tags I … Continue reading

November 9, 2014 · 72 Comments

are you still following me?

When I started this blog in September, the second post I wrote was are you following me? a tirade against followers who are not readers. Well, it comes as no … Continue reading

November 7, 2014 · 157 Comments

I don’t like GIFs and it’s not your fault

They are all over the place now. Were they so prevalent before and I just now noticed? I don’t know. I’m seeing GIFs all over people’s blogs these days and … Continue reading

November 4, 2014 · 84 Comments

more about why I took off all my… photos

This is further information regarding my post it’s getting hot in here, so take off all your photos. The following is a direct quote from the Facebook Statement of Rights … Continue reading

October 18, 2014 · 55 Comments

you could be the nth person to like the Honking Goose on facebook

I’ve read the blogging advice out there that says you should establish social media pages that connect to and promote your blog site. So I made a Facebook page for … Continue reading

October 14, 2014 · 32 Comments

it’s getting hot in here, so take off all your photos

This morning I shared the obvious, that the internet is public. For this reason, several years ago I removed all photos of myself and my family from Facebook. Ideally, the … Continue reading

October 10, 2014 · 67 Comments

the internet is public

Hey, gang. So I was thinking, The internet is public. You’re smart. You know this. I do too. We all know it, but we don’t all remember. We don’t all … Continue reading

October 10, 2014 · 25 Comments

trolls are all twelve, give them a break

I’ve read quite a few rants lately about trolls on the internet. They’re haunting your blogs and making disrespectful comments. They’re spouting off complete drivel on unrelated posts. It sounds … Continue reading

September 30, 2014 · 22 Comments