Florida

Florida /ˈflɒrɪdə/ is a state in the southeastern region of the United States, bordered to the west by the Gulf of Mexico, to the north by Alabama and Georgia, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, and to the south by the Straits of Florida. Florida is the 22nd most extensive, the 4th most populous, and the 8th most densely populated of the 50 United States. The state capital is Tallahassee, the largest city is Jacksonville, and the largest metropolitan area is the Miami metropolitan area.Much of Florida is a peninsula between the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic Ocean, and the Straits of Florida. Its geography is notable for a coastline, omnipresent water and the threat of hurricanes.
Posts about Florida
  • Florida suffers price gouging in wake of Hurricane Irma

    … Before Hurricane Irma even made landfall in Florida, the state Attorney General’s office received over 8,000 complaints about price gouging. In what has unfortunately become the norm during natural disasters, some retailers took it upon themselves to raise the prices on such necessities as gas, food, water and lodging. Some reports have…

    Greg's Corner- 17 readers -
  • Apps to Help With Addiction Recovery

    … relapse triggers, track sober anniversaries, record and journal 12-step progress and access daily motivational quotes and other inspirational resources. Sober Grid Sober Grid, according to its description, “puts a free peer support network right in your pocket to aid you in your recovery.” The app lets users build a local network of supportive peers…

    AllFacebook- 17 readers -
  • What Are Users #Scared of on Instagram? (Infographics)

    … are talking about. According to the report, the biggest fear among Instagram users is the unknown, followed by the fear of going to prison. Instagrammers in Maine posted most about being #scared nearly twice as much as the other states in the top five–Washington, D.C.; New York; Nevada; and Florida. When broken down by city, five California cities–Santa…

    AllFacebookin Social- 33 readers -
  • LinkedIn ProFinder Freelance Marketplace Expanded Throughout U.S.

    … Freelancers, rejoice: LinkedIn announced that its LinkedIn ProFinder freelance marketplace is now available throughout the U.S. LinkedIn began testing LinkedIn ProFinder last October, and group product manager Vaibhav Goel said in a blog post that the number of freelancers on the professional network has grown 50 percent in the past five…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 21 readers -
  • #DrivingSelfies on Instagram (Infographics)

    … #DrivingSelfies per 100,000 residents, while users in Mississippi and Oklahoma posted the fewest. Drivers in California and Nevada were joined by drivers in Hawaii and Florida in posting as many as 2.5 #DrivingSelfies per 100,000 residents. #Driving posts on Instagram have exploded over the last five years. In 2011, they were a rare occurrence…

    Inside Facebook- 26 readers -
  • Dad sells son’s truck online for smoking weed

    … Dad sells son’s truck online for smoking weed Possibly inspired by the Minnesota mom who sold her daughter’s truck for skipping class, a Florida father recently sold his son’s truck online. A Jacksonville, Florida, man recently sold his son’s Ford Explorer online because of the 16-year-old’s penchant for smoking weed and ‘acting all thug…

    Greg's Corner- 21 readers -
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