What Happened to Blaqspot?

Have you heard of Blaqspot.com? It’s a black-owned social media website, and it’s currently down. Why is this important? Why should you care? I’ll explain why. For eons (well, since the inception of social media), I’ve heard my community complain about censorship, silencing, and blocking on everyone’s favorite social media outlets. We’ll express our thoughts…

Online Salute

Greetings All, As I’ve stated before in several posts, spotlighting bloggers, vloggers, and other independent media outlets who offer substantial content is imperative; mainly because so many of us are craving creativity nowadays. So Honest Media would like to give an online salute to YouTube personalities De’arra and Ken. De’arra and Ken are a couple…

Online Salute

Greetings Good People, In a previous post, I advised that I’m going to start giving shoutouts to online vloggers, bloggers, and other independent media outlets who provide substantial content. With the clear biases in mainstream media, it’s safe to say that most of us are craving a direct, unfiltered analysis on current events and social/political…

Online Salute

Greetings Folks, The current rise of independent media has not only encouraged me to support those who work diligently to provide substantial content but to also help connect viewers who may not be aware of where to find it. So I’m going to start giving shoutouts to bloggers/vloggers, writers, producers, and the likes whose work…

Dear Social Media Trolls…

Greetings All, I initially told myself that I wasn’t going to do this: entertain an online community who’s sole mission is to promote ignorance. But after seeing the continued backlash that gymnast Gabby Douglas received at this year’s Olympics, the Nate Parker case that has added another flame to the gender war between men &…

Social Media Breaks Are Good For Your Psyche

“We’re all lab rats in a giant, global experiment.” – Mike Elgan   Greetings Folks, I wanted to share my thoughts on the addiction that is social media as well as a few ways to cure yourself of it. Upon doing some research, I found out that the obsession that a lot of us have to…

Social Media Etiquette

Greetings Good People, I wanted to address a topic that most of us are aware of but only a few of us truly understand, Social Media Etiquette. To get started, I want to share with you all a story (I love stories, by the way). Awhile back, I shared my thoughts on the very controversial…