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Facebook is a dying platform, if you are on it for social connections with friends.

The Giant Sucking Sound of Facebook Departures

People are getting fed up with Facebook/Meta and their lack of transparency and leadership.

I am in the process of pulling the plug on 90% of my Facebook activity. (“Good luck,” I hear you say.) Yes, I know it will take a few attempts. It’s like breaking an addiction. My previous habits and “friends” will not support my new #recovery.




With the Failure of Facebook to provide a truly open social platform, what’s next for your community online? Let’s explore Facebook’s failures, the alternatives, and the path forward to OpenSocial.

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John McElhenney

John McElhenney

John McElhenney is an author, life coach, and musician who lives in Austin, Texas. He’s best known for his single dad blog, The Whole Parent. (

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