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social media gurus are bullshit

Social Media Gurus are Bullsh*t

Before I begin this post let me start by saying there are far too many people in this industry who ‘one day’ decided that their boring day job isn’t for them. They have now decide to join ‘the cool kids‘ and become a newly acclaimed social media coach (if such a title should be allowed yet).

I am simply going to tell you that you shouldn’t hire someone who calls themselves a ‘Social Media Guru‘ or ‘Expert‘, other people should be calling you that for starters. Make up you’re own mind if you agree or not, frankly it is becoming a disease, a plague, there a far too many people ruining small businesses overall perceptions of social media.

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Shocking Celebrities Paid Money for Plugged Tweets

Shocking Celebrities Paid Money for Plugged Tweets

Happy New Year everyone! It’s nice to be back on the Smartdog blog. This happens to be my first post of the year, I was waiting for something interesting to kick this year off with a bang and here it is…

I was reading The Mail on Sunday the other day, where I noticed an interesting article about celebrities being paid to endorse brands or products in their tweets.

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Why Auto-following on Twitter is Bad?

Why Auto-following on Twitter is Bad?

There are various tools out there that help you find Twitter accounts automatically which are likely to follow you back, you should avoid them and be careful to use only professional tools.

We like to think of ourselves as teachers here at Smartdog HQ, educating companies about online marketing and after all we provide online marketing training to our clients directly.

So let me tell you why generating an auto-following on Twitter is just so bad…

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