Glossary: “I did a thing.”

“I did a thing”

Definition: Social media spoiler for the humble-brag.  Often connotes doing something that both scares and impresses oneself.

Posts and tweets that start with “I did a thing” are designed to trigger encouraging and complementary responses. They also serve to prompt similar self-reflection on the part of the reader.

Below: examples of “I did a thing” in a tweet:

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