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Top 5 Social Media No-No’s To Get Away From

This is a guest post by Mike Stenger, a social media consultant with a strong passion of business and all things Internet.

Is the glass half full or half empty? It is, depending on how you look at it. When it comes to social media, there’s a lot of negative but most people prefer to cover the positive. The amazing things that can be accomplished, the amazing case studies, and the amazing results.

Sometimes though, it’s good to step back, remove all the sugar coating, and get down to business. What we can learn from the negative, we can turn into the positive. So in this post, I want to cover the top 5 social media no no’s in no particular order. What really doesn’t work, but is sadly still done by many, are the following.

#1: Link Vomiting
I know. The image that word conjures up is not too appetizing, but hear me out for a second. I’ve talked about this before – it’s really just people posting too many links. So many links that there’s nothing else really going on.

If you really want to grow your brand, it’s going to take a lot more than finding some good content to “tweet” or Facebook about.