I'm enjoying shakespeherian's choose your own adventures
, on Google Plus, but found it hard to follow just which Real Names belong to more familiar pseudonyms. So, I wrote a simple a userscript
which could help.
posted by gilrain to MetaFilter-Related at 5:25 PM (34 comments total)
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The script reads pseudonym/gplus pairs out of a Google Spreadsheet and uses those relations to add a title attribute to profile links on Google Plus. That means that when you hover over someone's real name in most places, their pseudonym will pop up like alt text.
At the moment, only myself and shakespeherian are in the spreadsheet. However, the spreadsheet is publicly editable
, so please do help to fill it out. Just make sure to keep the right format: pseudonym in the first column, Google Plus ID in the second. Your ID is that long, ugly number in the URL to your profile, like this