It has been a giant yr for social media fails — and the 12 months has hardly began.
It solely took 5 days into 2017 for a significant firm to embarrass itself on social media, by accident posting a tweet containing a racial slur.
Since then we have seen another fairly excessive-profile fails, together with one from the White Home Press Secretary (who tweeted what might be his password) and a number of spelling snafus, together with one from the Division of Training.
That is solely the start, although. As we discovered last year, in the case of advertising and social media, it is all too straightforward for a small error to have massive implications. Check out these cautionary tales — and allow them to be a warning to us all.
Try the foremost social media fails of 2017 — thus far.