I Got StumbleUpon-ed Yesterday, Greetings to New Visitors

I was surprised to see my site stats shoot through the roof yesterday. Apparently, a Stumbleupon user linked to my short post, “Scientific American on Boosting Your Intelligence in 5 Easy Steps.”

If you aren’t familiar with it, StumbleUpon.com is a site that “takes you to web pages, photos, and videos handpicked by your friends and like-minded people.”

I am very happy to have new visitors to DynamicSubspace. If you are new here, you may consider checking out my other high traffic posts in the box to the right.

I am a professor of English at the New York City College of Technology, CUNY whose teaching includes composition and technical communication, and research focuses on 20th/21st-century American culture, science fiction, neuroscience, and digital technology.

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5 comments on “I Got StumbleUpon-ed Yesterday, Greetings to New Visitors
  1. Harnew says:

    How does Stumble Upon work? I need to find like-minded young people. Another blogger said SU would be useful. But I don’t know if I should get a account or a user of SU should do it?

  2. Harnew says:

    I’ll check it out.

  3. Jackie Paulson Author says:

    I love stumble upon, thanks Jason for the link. I get tons of hits from it. My busiest day was Memorial Day weekend that I have ever had like 2,000 in one day. Congrats to you.

  4. Jason Ellis says:

    Hi Jackie,

    Thanks for commenting on my post about Stumbleupon. I also received about 2000 hits on my Stumbleupon day! I have known about the site, but I unfortunately have not participated in the fun. I need to return the favor for others now.

    Best, Jason

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Who is Dynamic Subspace?

Dr. Jason W. Ellis shares his interdisciplinary research and pedagogy on DynamicSubspace.net. Its focus includes the exploration of science, technology, and cultural issues through science fiction and neuroscientific approaches. It includes vintage computing, LEGO, and other wonderful things, too.

He is an Assistant Professor of English at the New York City College of Technology, CUNY (City Tech) where he teaches college writing, technical communication, and science fiction.

He holds a Ph.D. in English from Kent State University, M.A. in Science Fiction Studies from the University of Liverpool, and B.S. in Science, Technology, and Culture from Georgia Tech.

He welcomes questions, comments, and inquiries for collaboration via email at jellis at citytech dot cuny dot edu or Twitter @dynamicsubspace.


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