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Social Media Advice From Mom













“Social media Gurus and experts seem to be crawling out from every rock. But you don’t need them. Your Mom already taught you everything you need to know about social media theory and interaction.”

“Here’s some social media advice from mom.”

“1. Don’t break your arm patting yourself on the back. Mom knew that no one likes people that self promote. Online or offline, someone who talks about themselves doesn’t make themselves important—they make themselves appear needy and pathetic. Not the public persona you want to broadcast all over the Internet. You don’t believe someone who tells you how great they are – why should anyone believe you when you do it?”

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