If you’re going to be a ghostwriter, there are a few skills you need to have at the ready. Excellent writing skills are a no-brainer. The profession also requires more than a modicum of discretion, and an ability to check your ego at the door, as you will seldom be able to claim your work. And, oh yeah – you’ll need to be able to do impressions.
If you caught last week’s #SocialSpin post on hashtag hijacking, you’ll know that we’re covering comment moderation this week. Whether or not to moderate audience contributions is something that needs to be decided on a case-by-case basis, and this post is designed to help you figure out when, how, and if you should.
Trolls creep around the internet all the time. Some are very visible and some are not so obvious.
In any case...the "troll" will set arguments in motion, debate until their fingers are blue, or just right-out insult anyone for just about anything.
The more digital becomes ingrained in our lives, the more social sabotage and its unfortunate repercussions will as well. People have lost both potential and actual jobs due to social missteps, as employers tune into the warning signs that an employee could hurt their business with their online behavior – whether on or off the job. Think you’re immune? Let’s find out.
Last week in #SocialSpin we began looking at ways to prevent losing control of your brand’s online conversation. Following on from the importance of implementing a social media policy, this week’s post will focus on hashtag hijacking and how to prevent it.
The meme has become a staple within the social media community. We all like them, right? Okay. MOST of us like memes. If you could make a meme of your personality...what would it say? Would it show the flash of your witty sense of humor or reveal a side we never knew you had?
Negative reviews are par for the course in the hospitality industry, but this time a nasty customer review, meant to throw a little shade on an Oregon hotel, went too far. And the hotel isn’t taking it lying down.