5 Biggest Social Media fails

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There are tons of ways for people to screw up on social media. Nasty comments, rude tweets, a timeline loaded with misspellings and other blunders. There's no end to them, yet they're usually easy enough to fix or delete without it seeming like the end of the world.

Let’s examine what the average individual and business can learn from these mistakes.

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"S my D"

"S my D"
The 2016 MacBook Pro has a lot on line, yet the absence of a secure digital (SD) slot drove the competition at Razer to tweet something at the tech behemoth: "You call yourself Pro? S my D," read the message on the photograph of a SD card in the Razer Blade laptop.

"Queen is Dead"

"Queen is Dead"
Last year, the BBC's Ahmen Khawaja out of Urdu tweeted that "Queen Elizabeth has died." But she was just in the hospital for a routine checkup

Twitter

Twitter
Before the end of last year, the CFO of Twitter, Anthony Noto, accidentally sent out a public tweet that was supposed to be a direct message to someone. And it was about how he felt they had to purchase someone's company. Deemed an "M&A (mergers and acquisitions) bomb," at least it didn't reveal the acquisition target.

Porn

Porn
School football recruiting analyst Gerry Hamilton was attempting to write about a high school linebacker when he somehow threw in the URL for a leading porno site.

Pepsi and Ronaldo

Pepsi and Ronaldo
The Swedish branch of Pepsi got in a bad position for running Facebook ads of Portugal's footballer super-star Cristiano Ronaldo's voodoo-doll-likeness in various painful poses. The Portuguese battled back by making a 100,000 strong anti-Pepsi amass in a single day.
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