This is part one of Haute Social Media: Fashion, Makeup & Anna Wintour 2.0
So maybe itâ€™s just me, but I really get ticked when I come across a â€œSocial Media Guru/PR Expertâ€ handling a makeup brand or fashion line who is an idiot with absolutely no grasp of social media, professional decorum and who treats their brandâ€™s outlet as if it was their own personal Facebook page.
The sad thing is, there seems to be a lot of them out there these daysâ€¦on Twitter especially. It not only irks me, but it saddens me because these people are ruining the name of some really great, top of the line brands.
And while, not naming any names â€“ if you think hard enough, especially, in terms of Twitter, Iâ€™m sure you can think of exactly who (and there are more than one) Iâ€™m talking about; these â€œgurus & publicistsâ€ make you cringe.
They donâ€™t the first thing about professionalism, they donâ€™t know the first thing about social media, but there they are, in front your face, representing your favourite brands.
Iâ€™d seriously like to know when it was acceptable to conveniently [Read more...]