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Author Topic: 10 Things to Avoid in Social Media  (Read 1588 times)


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10 Things to Avoid in Social Media
« on: February 17, 2010, 03:25:44 PM »
A very good article on adoption of Social Media (via Web Worker Daily)

When I listen to people get all excited about social media as if it were some newfangled discovery, I keep wanting to say “It’s just online community. We’ve had that for over 20 years now. We’re just getting it via new applications with more integrated features. But it’s community!” Friends, fans and followers? We used to call them community members or our online friends.

Despite having been in this same place before, I have to admit I’m still excited about the possibilities. My concern is where things could be headed if we’re not smart about how we use the new tools at our disposal — we could end up repeating many of the mistakes made during the Web 1.0 years. With that in mind, here are my ten things to avoid in social media:

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Re: 10 Things to Avoid in Social Media
« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2010, 03:38:05 PM »
10 things to avoid in social media...but we ain't one of them!


haha, that tickled me quite a lot