Introduce yourself: Hi from Harriet!

Hi everyone, I'm Harriet (or Harry), and this is what I look like:
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I got my account activated today and I'm really excited to get going - my brother gave me the heads up about Steemit since I got into ethereum and I'm also into blogging. Any top tips about how this whole thing works?

I've just finished up my degree in English from the University of Southampton... And I'm graduating with a First! Yay! Here's me proudly holding my dissertation. It was a creative writing dissertation exploring the portrayal of girls with autism in literature.
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As well as reading and creative writing I also like making things, mostly with wool. Here is a cute little critter I made before I popped him onto a key ring.
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I also pretty much worship my dog... But who can blame me? Isn't she the cutest? This is her on her 12th birthday. She's going a little blind and very deaf but still is the sweetest thing.
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Final fun fact about me, I live on the Isle of Wight and I love it. The beaches are beautiful and it has such a lovely little community. Also it makes all my summer photos look as if I'm always on holiday ;)

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Please leave me a comment with some advice or a top tip or just to say hi! I don't actually know anyone else on here so it would be nice to get to know some people!

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Harriet,
Welcome to SteemIt!

Great blog post! You will be a natural here on SteemIt!

You may want to try the following STEEM Blockchain tools:

SteemWhales - this shows your account value and will graphically display your progress.

https://steemwhales.com/?p=2905&s=total&hl=harrietbradley

steemd - Allows you to monitor your account's interaction with the STEEM blockchain

https://steemd.com/@harrietbradley

Have a great week!
Steem on,
Mike

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Thanks Mike, that's brilliant! Interesting stuff. Definitely still getting to grips with things over here, but I'm liking the newness very much.

Congrats on your graduation!

Cute dog.

Please show us more of your lovely beaches.

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Thanks so much! :) (doggo says thanks too ;) )

Welcome to steemit, i am new too and find everyone here are very warm. How did you make that bee? My daughter would like to make one also. Oh and here is my dog, an overweight beagle. Follow me back.

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Hi! Followed you :) I made the bee from a crochet bee amigurumi tutorial on YouTube! They're quite easy and a good quick project. Also great for little gifts! What a lovely dog too, my dog has put on a bit of weight as well haha... We give her too many treats 😂

Welcome to Steemit, all the best and much success! :)

From one vegan islander to the other, aloha from Hawai'i Island!

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Oh hi! Haha it is a very specific demographic, but the best one amarite? ;)

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Totally "da kine" demographic!

Welcome to Steemit! I think you'll enjoy it here :)

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Thank you! I followed you, hope to see some of your posts on my feed soon :)

welcome to steem ^_^ @harriebradley

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Thanks! I just followed you - have you got any tips for newbies?

Welcome and good luck :)

Welcome to Steemit @harrietbradley. I also like blogging and hope will learn a lot by following you. Upvoted and resteemed.

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Thanks so much! I've followed you too :) can't wait to get started

Welcome to the platform, I wish everything work out for you. It’s not easy here but not difficult neither but just ask an extra effort, engagement is the key good luck I’m @goodaytraders Start by following people and they will do the same.

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Thanks for the comment, what kind of topics are popular on here?

what sparked your interest in autism?

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My brother, father and sister are all autistic, and I often feel like they're misrepresented in media (to as well as literature but I'm a writer so I did a short story). It was challenging to write because I really wanted it to be authentic, but I did lots of research and got a really good mark for it, so fingers crossed I did what I set out to do.

Good Luck on Steemit. I am now following your blog.

Hello there and welcome to Steemit! I hope you enjoy your time here and make lots of $$$. If you're interested in lotteries, please check my profile out @steemitlotteries. I run FULLY TRANSPARENT LOTTERIES with promotional posts where I issue FREE TICKETS for those who help me curate my promotions. All the best! :)

Congratulation you have made the first round and finally into the world of Steemit. I will look forward to reading more of your post in the future. In the meantime, i'm giving you an upvote and follow your blog. Hope we can follow each others post!! thanks!! 😄😄😄😄

Hello and welcome from a fellow English person :)

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Hi there! Just followed you :) can't wait to read your stuff

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Thank you, much appreciated :)

Welcome to steemit community. You will love it. Following links may help you to get started.
New Users Guide: https://steemit.com/welcome
Dos and don’ts on Steemit:https://steemit.com/steemit/@najoh/dos-and-don-ts-on-steemit
ChainBB Steem Forum: https://steemit.com/chainbb/@jesta/chainbbcom-a-blockchain-forum-platform-for-steem

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Oh thanks so much! I'll read through those now :)

Welcome! You will great here, especially with a degree in English! Looking forward to your next post :)

Welcome to Steem @harrietbradley I have sent you a tip

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Hi! What's the tip? :)

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Oh, I see now! Thank you <3

hello welcome to steemit.
@follow

hi @ harrietbradley, welcome to steemit....!

Welcome to the community, hope to see more of your posts. A very nice introductory post.

(hint* you can add 4 more tags after introduceyourself such as life steemit dog)

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Omg that bee! Can't wait to see what else you make :)

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Welcome to the community! I love your dog :)

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Thanks! (She says thanks too ;) )

Although your face on the photo says: " Oh God finally " hahaha

Welcome to Steemit! Hope to see more from you!

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Haha yes definitely! Just wanted to get going straight away when I signed up!

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HAHAHA I want mine to be that way too , but I am engineering and have like 3 years to go

Welcome to Steemit!!

Welcome @harrietbradley ! So happy you decided to come onboard. You are gonna love the Steemit people! So many kind and wonderful, intelligent folks to share with and learn from here. Thank you for giving this a shot and making our community even more beautiful!

Welcome @harrietbradley! Thanks for coming to my wall, I left you an answer there 😀... I will be following ya and if u need help with anything, just hit me up 🙌🏼🙌🏼🙌🏼

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Thanks so much, I appreciate that 😄😄

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Welcome to Steemit...you'll do just great, best wishes.

Great to have you here. I'll be looking forward to your contributions.

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Thanks! I've followed you so I look forward to seeing yours too :)

Welcome and have success on steemit. i follow you

Just discovered your profile... I wish you a warm welcome here! :)
As I am vegan myself I am really looking forward to your future posts ;)
have a wonderful day! :)

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Hi! So glad to find another vegan :) I've followed your page and hope to see some vegan stuff coming up on my feed! :) thanks, hope you have a great day too 😄

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yeah it is always nice to find like-minded people ;) Thank you very much :)

Hi Harry! Welcome to Steemit. I'm a newbie as well and wanted to wish you the best of luck! :) I'm looking forward to your posts and cute photos of your dog :)

Welcome to the blockchain @harrietbradley! You'll do well here. Great first post!