LinkedIn/instagram connection?

Reading the latest on the Ice Breaker thread there was mention whatever was answered to was also sent to …instagram?, or linked in etc. I like to know who the audience is. In this case I talk with mostly retired professional mariners, some of whom I’ve sailed with.
Is this (g capt) now linked to ‘outside’ entities?

Not gcaptain forum linking to other sites, it’s the other way round.

Here’s a DIYer:

Here’s some more info:

thx, didn’t realize this. Too bad popular media doesn’t consult G capt. more when there are maritime news!