Most of us like to assume social media was built as a communication platform to share meaningful views and important updates on the developments in today’s world. Talk about wishful thinking. Truth is your favorite outlets (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube) have all been exploited to shamelessly promote the stupidity, ignorance, and recklessness of others. From the average, yet troubled Joe to billion-dollar companies, seems like everyone is finding a reason to make the Blogosphere faceplam itself to death in laughter, and yes, disturbance. So as we head into 2013, we recommend playing it smart and watching what you post or end up becoming the Internet’s next big laughingstock (or CIA target). Learn a few lessons by revisting the 25 Biggest Social Media Fails of 2012.
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