Imagine you’re hanging out with some friends and along comes this person you don’t know, who gets right in your face and blurts out . . .
“HEY YOU! My widgets are on sale today. When you buy two, you’ll get one free. Go to my website right now and buy some!”
If you’re like me, you’re probably going to say something like . . .
“Uhh, ok. I’ll keep that in mind. And if I need some Widgets I’ll call Widgets R Us, not you!”
Interacting with people online works much the same way. The fact that the word social is the first word in the phrase “social media” isn’t an accident.… [Click to Continue Reading]