Story Starters: Online Connections
This Week’s Story Starters: Online Connections
When do you first remember using the internet?
What role does the internet play in your everyday life?
How has the internet and the massive online presence changed lifestyles from when you were a child until now?
What is your favorite thing about being online?
What about the internet irritates you the most?
What would you do for one whole day without internet devices? One week? One month?
Where in your home is the computer kept?
Where do you shop online?
Who have you met through the internet?
How do your internet relationships differ from your real life ones?
What impact does your time on a computer have with your significant other? Your job? Your children?
Who is the most important person you have met online? What impact have they had on your life?
How did you meet? And how do you remain in contact?
What message boards, blogs, Yahoo groups, or other online organizations have you joined?
What impact does the group, its cause or inspiration, have on your life? How does it enrich your experience?
What was the first computer you owned? How did it change your family’s everyday life (i.e. pay bills online; research homework; online gaming)?
What “e” products do you use now instead of traditional ones (i.e. e-books, e-zines, e-tickets)?
How do you use the internet as a tool to enhance your job?
How do you use the internet to enhance your life?
How do you use the internet for entertainment?
What amount of time do you spend online each day? Over the weekend? Each week?