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Say Hello to Ello: the tidy anti-Facebook

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In the blink of an eye, a new social network has appeared as if from nowhere. Say Hello to Ello.

What the Ell is Ello? Should You Care about Ello?

For in-depth answers plus practical How-To's to help you with Ello, be sure to read this post on LinkedIn: http://tgcafe.it/linkedin-hello-ello

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Say Hello to Ello: the tidy anti-Facebook

  1. 1. Say Hello to Ello the tidy anti-Facebook
  2. 2. In the blink of an eye, a new social network has appeared as if from nowhere.
  3. 3. What put it on the map?
  4. 4. Facebook told drag queens to use their legal names or risk losing their profiles.
  5. 5. The great gay Facebook exodus followed.
  6. 6. Ello EXPLODED.
  7. 7. Since the sudden Facebook exodus to Ello: ♨ requests to join went from 4,000 to 35,000+ per hour, ♨ Twitter exploded with desperate pleas for invites, ♨ eBay capitalized on the demand with a deluge of invite listings, ♨ and Ello became the fifth hottest trend on Google searches.
  8. 8. Since the sudden Facebook exodus to Ello: ♨ requests to join went from 4,000 to 35,000+ per hour, ♨ Twitter exploded with desperate pleas for invites, ♨ eBay capitalized on the demand with a deluge of invite listings, ♨ and Ello became the fifth hottest trend on Google searches.
  9. 9. Since the sudden Facebook exodus to Ello: ♨ requests to join went from 4,000 to 35,000+ per hour, ♨ Twitter exploded with desperate pleas for invites, ♨ eBay capitalized on the demand with a deluge of invite listings, ♨ and Ello became the fifth hottest trend on Google searches.
  10. 10. Since the sudden Facebook exodus to Ello: ♨ requests to join went from 4,000 to 35,000+ per hour, ♨ Twitter exploded with desperate pleas for invites, ♨ eBay capitalized on the demand with a deluge of invite listings, ♨ and Ello became one of the hottest trends on Google searches
  11. 11. So... What the Ell is Ello?
  12. 12. Ello is like a Twitter/Tumblr hybrid minus color and font choices.
  13. 13. It's shiny and new, different and, possibly, cool.
  14. 14. Should that trump being intuitive and user-friendly? You tell me.
  15. 15. Does Ello refer to itself as the “anti-Facebook”?
  16. 16. According to CEO Paul Budnitz, Ello isn’t “really anti-anything.”
  17. 17. But they WILL send you back to Facebook, if you ‘Disagree’ with Ello Manifesto.
  18. 18. Should You Care about Ello?
  19. 19. Do you prefer to see Ello as “hopelessly, irredeemably naive” and think ”the service’s problems far outweigh the benefits”?
  20. 20. Or will you take it as a chance to become a pioneer of something potentially big?
  21. 21. “If you want to have any chance at reaping the (potential) rewards early adoption can bring, you've got to not only leap in early, but leap with both feet.” ~Mark Traphagen
  22. 22. “I don't see the ‘roll of the dice.’ As far as I can tell, Ello allows for two possibilities: you can win, or you can win big.” ~Thomas Hanna
  23. 23. Sounds like you have two choices: 1.join Ello 2.or go back to Facebook
  24. 24. The good news is the choice is completely yours. The bad news is the choice is completely yours.
  25. 25. Is Ello really the anti-Facebook?
  26. 26. Is Ello really the anti-Facebook? Who cares...
  27. 27. As long as it sucks less than Facebook, I am in!
  28. 28. Join me: ello.co/anahoffman Click on the link
  29. 29. Learn more about Ello •complete guide to Ello •Ello CheatSheet •Elloers to follow for Ello tips •and more tgcafe.it/linkedin-hello-ello
  30. 30. Learn more about Ello •complete guide to Ello •Ello CheatSheet •Elloers to follow for Ello tips •and more tgcafe.it/linkedin-hello-ello Click on the link

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