DuckDuckGo Bangs is an incredibly powerful and underrated feature. Just type "!" in the search bar followed by an abbreviation and it will redirect you to a certain website. For example "!aw" takes you straight to the Arch Wiki and "!r" takes you to Reddit. There are many more of these available, you can find them at https://duckduckgo.com/bang. Just felt like sharing this since some of you guys may not know about this feature.
i just found out that i can dm (tag) my self
To help some of the newcomers make connections: name 5-7 or a dozen things that are of interest as tags so they are searchable. Then boost this post or repeat its instructions so others know to do the same. Add #introductions and #introduction to the post.
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