Non-profit organizations were among some of the earliest to start innovating with social media. So it’s no wonder that the for-profit community sees opportunity here.
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For the past two days we’ve seen social media tools being exploited for evil. Yesterday Twitter users were driven to porn sites by simply hovering their mouse on the offending tweet. And prior, Facebook users were duped to liking a bogus fan page.
When cookie sales and membership started slipping, the organization started looking for new ways to spread their message and drive cookie sales. That’s when social and viral marketing became the next step in their business strategy.
A Twitter security flaw affected thousands. Users unwillingly retweeted messages directing their followers to third-party sites including pornography!