08 AM | 22 Jan

Identity

I was re-reading some training from 1WD.tv this week, and came across a discussion of identity.    They talked about how important is can be for a web consultant freelancer to have a readily identifiable identity on the web.

They discussed having a meme (rhymes with dream) that captures my personality and is memorable and lasting.  Hopefully most of you have seen my website, and I decided that the owls on there were significant.  So…

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Ran it by my children first, and they both said (immediately) “It’s you!”.  So it is.  Replaced my Gravatar with it, so it shows up on most websites I log in to.  Now all I need is a memorable name to go with it…

This blog has been running for over 6 years now, so “Eldergeek” seemed like an appropriate name.  Now all I need is time.  If I associate this image with every account I sign up for, then eventually people will see it and think “web consultant”.  Yup, yup, definitely me…

 

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