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This article was published on August 6, 2012


So you think you’re an early adopter? Find out just how “early” with this site

So you think you’re an early adopter? Find out just how “early” with this site
Drew Olanoff
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Drew Olanoff

Drew Olanoff was The Next Web's West Coast Editor. He coined the phrase "Social Good" and invented the "donation by action" model for onlin Drew Olanoff was The Next Web's West Coast Editor. He coined the phrase "Social Good" and invented the "donation by action" model for online charitable movements. He founded #BlameDrewsCancer. You can follow him on Twitter, Google+, Facebook, or email [email protected]

Being among the first people to use a popular platform on the Internet doesn’t really win you a prize, but at least you know in your mind that you were one of the very early few who made the thing get off of the ground.

If you’ve ever really wondered how early of an adopter you are, check out this site: http://idego.co/, and you’ll find out just exactly how early.

All you have to do is authorize your Twitter, Instagram, foursquare and Github counts with the service and it’ll start calculating your earliness based on your actual user ID number:

Sure, this comes off as a bit a lot of navel gazing, but it’s fun to know your “place” in the ecosystem of your favorite sites and apps.

Plus, you can tell your grandkids about it one day.

http://idego.co/

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