Advertising, Social Media

8 Things You Should Avoid Doing on Social Media (Or in Real Life)

8 Things You Shouldn't do On Social Media
Joshua

There are a lot of basic things that we are taught as young children not to do or say. Apparently, Donald Trump missed a few of these early life lessons which became evident in his recent presidential campaign speech. It include such gems as insulting people (“Free trade can be wonderful if you have smart people, but we have people that are…stupid.”) making racist comments (“[Mexicans] They’re bringing drugs, they’re bringing crime, they’re rapists.”) or just being a general jerk (“I don’t need anyone’s money, I’m rich!”). Fortunately for us, most of our parents took the time to teach us these things so we could go through life developing positive relationships and ultimately avoid having an entire country want to make piñatas in our likeness (yes, that actually happened to Donald, see it here). So, just incase you missed some of these things, we’ve compiled a list of the top 8 things you shouldn’t do or say on social media…or in real life for that matter.

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Social Business vs. Social Browsing

Joshua

Wow. What an overwhelming experience it is to work with social media from a business perspective. When I was first approached with the opportunity to manage the majority of our social media pages and a Pinterest page for one of our partners, I thought to myself “No problem! I use social media literally everyday. What’s a couple more pages to look after”. I definitely bit off more than I can chew with this one…

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Become Mobile Friendly in 2015

Joshua

It is quite obvious that mobile devices have been popular and ever growing for some time, and there is no need to convince businesses to invest in mobile. However it is time we start paying attention to what we have invested in. Even if you are told your site is mobile friendly, you must test it out for yourself. One of my greatest annoyances is when I am on my iPhone and certain websites do not load, videos do not play, ads do not close when I click them, and a plethora of other problems. Pissing off a potential customer is not a way to gain revenue for your business…

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