August 22nd, 2014

me: ooh!

Friday's Unscientific Poll

Poll #1979586 Pseudonymity

I am comfortable with connecting my

Never or hardly ever. I prefer to keep them separate
Conditionally by topic, e.g. only with respect to things I've posted about publicly on my journal
Conditionally by sphere of interaction, e.g. only in person or only online
Conditionally by individual, e.g. only with those I know well
Conditionally by venue, e.g. only my Twitter identity but not my Tumblr

Here is another condition I apply to connecting my online and in-person presences:

(Inspired by a LonCon3 panel writeup from DW_user_kaberett. I'm still thinking this topic through and the poll hasn't come out exactly as I wanted to phrase it but it's a start.)

ETA: WTF, LJ. Not sure what happened to the second half of that first question, but it should read: "I am comfortable with connecting my "in-person" physical identity and my online identities."