If you wanted to wish someone a Happy Birthday, in the age of social media, how would you do it?

And how many different ways can you think of to send a message?

That’s what António is finding out.

So far he has received messages in the following communication channels:

  1. Slack
  2. Twitter
  3. Instagram
  4. Facebook
  5. Facebook Messenger
  6. WhatsApp
  7. GitHub (as a merge request)
  8. Linkedin
  9. Keybase
  10. Wetransfer
  11. Blog
  12. Reddit
  13. Telegram
  14. Revolut
  15. MB Way
  16. Google Hangouts
  17. Google Docs Comment
  18. Medium (as a mention in a comment)
  19. Email (Gmail)
  20. Email (Work)
  21. This blog post
  22. Tumblr (as a reblog)
  23. Spotify Playlist
  24. Flickr Message
  25. Fitbit Message
  26. Dropbox folder (with message, of course)
  27. Zomato (as a Comment)
  28. Evernote (shared note)
  29. iCloud Reminders
  30. iCloud Photos(as a shared album)
  31. Waze
  32. Apple Watch (fitness reply)
  33. E-Card

Just think, a few years back the best you could do was a phone call or a text message.

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Bruno Amaral

I am a Digital Strategist, divided between tech and creativity, working for the Lisbon Collective and teaching Public Relations at the …