You or your company may not be entirely comfortable with social network habits and customs. Many well-know business experienced the storm that can come out of what may seem an harmless tweet at first. Here are five highlights taken from real companies’ social network mistakes, compiled in our five social media fails you never want to reproduce.
This is post is the third on our “what you may have missed on Twitter” serie. You can read or previous week recap here.
This week, we gonna start with the epic fail of a PR company working for the main sponsor of the Brit Awards for pop music: MasterCard. They came up with the idea of directly asking journalists to tweet about the event with the MasterCard hashtag #PricelessSurprises. They even had prepared tweets prior the event for the journalists to share! The result wasn’t what they expected.
We’ve had one very exciting year at LiveTweetApp. We’ve grown from point zero to helping about 3,868 events to improve their social communication. We’re very proud of those numbers and willing to share them with you, without any restraint, especially after our summary article about the pitfalls we had to overcome.
Here is an insight in all our numbers from February 2013 to February 2014:
Two years after buying Instagram for $1 billion, Facebook dropped a bomb Wednesday in the whole startup world. Immediately, a bunch of related questions to this incredible amount popped up on Twitter. With the very first one being :
Almost two weeks have passed since we published our first Twitter recap. Here is the second episode!
So let’s start with this article from @EventMB about the improvements that social media can create in term of connecting and stimulating your audience, bringing them a better engagement. We warmly recommend this blog to all the #eventprofs out there, these guys always manage to give great insights about the digital trends related to events organization.
Every day, we share with you news and articles about the social media tips and good practices for your event. Here is the best of our tweets from past week.
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The first elected “Hashtag of the week” is, without any surprise :
Whatever were your predictions, the winner of the Superbowl 2014 is undoubtedly Twitter. Why?
On March 20 2013, we were glad to announce you the release of our Widget feature. As from today, we are forced to remove the widget from our display modes.