While looking around for images this morning I bumped into this hilarious post

“You’re NOT a social media expert, you idiot”

on openpresswire by joel /  webaddict. I’ve been trying to figure out how people get away with this stuff and processing social media in general.

Are you tired of hearing it yet? I sure am. It seems Twitter has fostered an extreme steroid fed bacterial growth of social media experts, social media gurus and super follower magnates. Unfortunately there isn’t much of an antibiotic floating around to separate the experts from the idiots. If you weren’t aware already, most of these experts are just idiots that have found a stool to stand on and shout their garbled rehashed crap they read from TwiTips.com and rewrote it on their own “pretty” blog.

I believe there are five different types of what is perceived to be social media experts. Please note: I’m excluding the idiots above because they’re not experts and they don’t need to be discussed, just ignored. Read more


Ruth Schwartz

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    2 replies to "Social Media Expert?"

    • Aprimo Marketing

      haha..this is truly great. Very cleverly written and I totally agree!
      Thanks for the post.

    • Ruth

      I love Joel’s blog. I bumped into this just as I was looking for a Linked In expert. Good perspective, eh?

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