That blog is about author’s vision of the world around us.
Good evening, Alexander.
You have probably noted that I’m monitoring my followers closely wishing to find out more and especially if they were really there?
In the long run my 1030 ‘foillowers’ were reduced to a mere 150-160 and without any reduction in my traffic volumes! That ought to tell us something?! Today I contact you b ecause you have been a ‘follower’ of mine for just about 2 years now. During the last year I’ve registered a respons from you on 9 occasions, however I’ve been publishing more than a thousand pictures spread on approximately
300 different posts. I feel I should have seen more of you if you were a real ‘follower’?
Lately I have also installed a ‘cleaner’ designed to bring my attention to profiles not showing activity, and it just flagged your name 🙂
Actually it’s designed to automatically delete such profiles, but when in doubt – it asks me first! So what should I tell him?
April 14, 2018 at 6:51 pm
Hi, my friend.
The answer to your question is in your question. You published more than 1000 pictures in 300 posts. I have to spend hours to see all of them and respond somehow which is impossible for me.
Previously I explained my situation. I am still full time employee and WordPress for me is a hobby where I can share my pictures and thoughts sometime with people who would like to know my vision of surrounding world. I do not have and do not request any kind of obligations. If anybody like to see and read what I show on my blog I appreciate it a lot. I visit some blogs which are not posting every single day and I do not spend hours to read and see long articles and collection of pictures. I do not have a lot of traffic to my blog but all people who visit my blog are real followers and they do not request to read and like every single their post. From time to time if I find something that really catch my attention I make comment. I have really good relations with numerous bloggers.
From the other side the WP is a two way highway. I do not see any reaction from you on my posts. So I do not understand why you expect something in return.
If my presence in your followers list bother you just delete it. I am ok with that. Sorry, if I harm you in anyway. It was not my intention.
With all my respect,
April 15, 2018 at 6:14 pm
Hi, Alexaander –
Yes, I remember that you explained this to me once before and I know that I have not been visiting your blog as often as i should. Thewre is, however, a reason for this:
After having blogged for more than 14 years I know that it would be impossible to visit all ‘ selected followers’ if I should have any time at all to take ever new pictures. Thus I’ve limited myself to follow only 10 (and having a hard time with that) 🙂 A year ago I had a totalt of 1030 ‘followers’ (officially), but checking in depth, it became clear that there were only about 80 !!! This I had to do something about. Today I know who’s ‘following’me – and who’s not!
It is possible to see my pictures without being a ‘follower’, but I’m very happy when someone indicate sufficient interest to register as a follower. Then they are alerted to every new published post, but I had hoped it would be ‘for a reason’? That they wanted to see the new picture?
And ‘no’ I don’t expect everyone to type a comment. (In fact I hope they don’t! 🙂 )
BHut a signe indicating that they had been there would be welcome. My cleaner have flagged you (on low activity) a number of times, and – I just wanted to check if you were still there? I’ll not be returning to the days with more thatn a thousand ‘followers’ that were actually NOT there. But thanks for responding, and I’m happy that you are still there! All the best to you, Alexander!
April 16, 2018 at 4:26 am
Thank you for visit my blog and liking a lot of my posts.
October 30, 2016 at 4:54 pm
Thank you for your artistic pictures. I am following your blog for a long time and enjoy your Art.
October 30, 2016 at 5:01 pm
Thank you very much ;-))).
October 30, 2016 at 5:14 pm
Now I have time again to look at your blog. It is a great blog.
February 1, 2016 at 12:22 pm
Thank you, Birgit. I appreciate your visit and kind comments.
February 1, 2016 at 1:22 pm
Your header is also awesome !
Greetings from Kerstin
November 9, 2015 at 12:08 pm
November 9, 2015 at 12:28 pm
I’ve nominated you for the Liebster Award! You can pick it up here: https://danicapiche.wordpress.com/2015/11/07/liebster-award-thank-you/
I hope that you’ll enjoy the award although there is no pressure to participate. 🙂
November 7, 2015 at 12:40 pm
Thank you, Danica. I’ll think about that. 🙂
November 9, 2015 at 9:02 am
Nice to meet you! 🙂
You have a lovely blog here! Greetings from a foodie from Belgium!
August 31, 2015 at 3:57 pm
Thank you, Sophie, for the compliment and following. I like your foodie blog too.
August 31, 2015 at 4:09 pm
Pleased to meet you. You are welcome to visit my blog when you get the chance to. 🙂
June 25, 2015 at 10:08 am
Thank you for visiting my blog and invitation to visit yours. 🙂
June 25, 2015 at 11:48 am
You are welcome. 🙂
June 27, 2015 at 8:40 am
A lovey site – will look forward to seeing lots more 🙂
March 18, 2015 at 5:16 am
March 18, 2015 at 5:17 am
Alexander, thanks for following my Blog sl4lifestyle. I am very happy about it.
Greetings from Germany.
March 11, 2015 at 2:58 pm
Alexander, I like your vision, and thanks for taking a look at Modes of Flight a while back.
December 24, 2014 at 6:17 am
Thank you for visiting my blog and for all your comments. I looked closer to your blog and found a lot of interesting ideas and I like your writing. It looks all of the writers who you mention in your post made a huge influence on you as an Artist and Writer.
December 24, 2014 at 7:30 am
December 24, 2014 at 1:31 pm
Thank you for liking ‘Paper Bag Treasure’ on A Holistic Journey.
November 11, 2014 at 12:40 am
Thanks very much for following my blog. I look forward to seeing more of your work here.
October 14, 2014 at 3:21 pm
Thanks for visiting my blog. I will enjoy exploring your excellent one.
September 13, 2014 at 2:49 pm
Thank you for the visit!:)
With much love
July 2, 2014 at 2:19 pm
A pleasure to meet you.
May 19, 2014 at 2:05 pm
You’ve got yourself a new follower, I’ll definitely be visiting again! 🙂
January 21, 2014 at 4:00 pm
Thank you. I really like and respect your blog for the memory of those who made a huge contribution in fight for Peace.
May 19, 2014 at 2:14 pm
Nice reading about you
Thanks for visiting my blog. Be in touch. Browse through the category sections, I feel you may find something of your interest.
December 28, 2013 at 9:40 am
I just wanted to thank you for following and liking my posts. I love your photography, but haven’t seen any new post lately. I have browse through Flikr, but its a bit harder to like and comment.
Anyway, I just wanted to say Thanks and hope to see one of your posts soon! 😀
September 22, 2013 at 10:07 am
Thank you, Patricia, for your kind words and leaving comment. Unfortunately, life sometimes exposes us to the test in the circumstances which are stronger than us and it takes time and efforts to come back on the track. It was some difficulties last year and beginning of that one. This summer has brought some good events and relief. I hope I will place some posts in nearest time.
I like your art and relax when see your drawing. Thank you for sharing.
September 23, 2013 at 10:10 am
I completely understand! It is good to know that it is going better. I wish you the best! and I am glad my art bring positive feelings into your life.
September 23, 2013 at 10:25 am
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September 23, 2013 at 11:04 am
I think i’m gonna love your blog,
very fine photograph….
April 28, 2013 at 1:06 pm
Thanks for following my blog and liking some of my posts!
April 22, 2013 at 10:21 pm
I simply want to say I am newbie to blogging and seriously enjoyed this blog. Probably I’m likely to bookmark your blog . You certainly have really good articles and reviews. Thanks a lot for sharing your website page.
January 24, 2013 at 10:19 pm
Aw, this was a very nice post. In thought I want to put in writing like this additionally – taking time and precise effort to make a very good article… but what can I say… I procrastinate alot and not at all seem to get one thing done.
July 27, 2012 at 11:09 pm
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