Patriots fall flat on social media achievement

The NFL’s New England Patriots were not expecting a follow on Twitter to be their demise in this social media fail.

The Patriots reached their one millionth follow on Twitter this week, but thanks to a filtering issue that could not be foreseen, they are apologizing for the insensitive tweet to follow. The tweet has been deleted.

The New England Patriots "crowned" a one millionth Twitter follower, but not without controversy thanks to a filtering issue.
The New England Patriots “crowned” a one millionth Twitter follower, but not without controversy thanks to a filtering issue.
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Facebook, Pinterest lead social media traffic

If you want your site promoted via social media, Facebook and Pinterest are your best bet.

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Facebook users share four times more material.