WAS BRIAN THE ONLY BLOGGER WHOSE…

Did I lose other followers?

I received the following from Brian today:

From owningitlog on About Nan Mykel

Nan,
Was your site hit by the recent hack, you disappeared from my Reader. I had to re-follow you. Please make a back up of all your posts, they are to valuable to be messed with.
-Brian

Thanks, I’ll ask folks. -Nan
owningitlog
owningitlog.wordpress.comx
brian@bandkarts.com
96.227.252.180
In reply to Nan Mykel.Suddenly I wasn’t following you. I may have accidentally clicked off “follow”. You are back in my feed now!
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survivorpsychologist.wordpress.comx
nmykel@gmail.com
75.188.21.21
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About Nan Mykel

At 79, I was just about to stop keeping a journal, but that felt like accepting that growth was finished. I don't want to be finished, yet! I'm 80 now, and struggling to communicate with you, if you'll come and set awhile. P.S. My how time flies! I'm 82 now.
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4 Responses to WAS BRIAN THE ONLY BLOGGER WHOSE…

  1. lynn__ says:

    You may have lost followers because I thought I followed you earlier but was surprised to see I was not (signed up again).

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  2. Brian gave good advice. I don’t do it myself, although I do work things in Microsoft Word first prior to posting a blog. I don’t know how other people work. I emailed you Nan with steps on how to check your followers and who you are following. I doubt you’ve been hacked, am going to your site now to see if one can see anything strange even though I don’t know what to look for. In your address bar it does say ‘secure’ with the green lock in front and it is a https:// address. If it only said http you may have had trouble. Also my McAfee site adviser reckons everything is cool. As I said in the email, it has happened to other bloggers where I was told I disappeared from their Readers. People simply would have to re-follow. I think it’s a WordPress glitch. Not sure how it can happen.

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