The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Bill Smith
MAY 15, 2015
Astroturfing is a perennial favorite of mine. FollowFriday follow Social Media algonquin park Astroturfing Danny Brown martin waxman marty neumeier meta skills philip marlowe sam fiorella the big sleep
What Sucks About Being a Communications Professional
DECEMBER 16, 2014
People who think spin , astroturfing , and whisper campaigns are the way to get attention. We spend a lot of time talking about why spin sucks on this blog. We ask people every week in the Spin Sucks Inquisition , and we get really great answers. We have that down.
Seven Ways to Change the Perception of PR
AUGUST 2, 2011
Don’t create fake social media grassroots support for your product (a practice called astroturfing ). Today’s guest post is written by Glenn Ferrell.
What Is Wrong with PR?
FEBRUARY 28, 2011
from stray hashtag tweets and advertising gone wrong to fake personas and astroturfing. It was a rough week in public relations last week.
Personas Created to Attack and Smear
FEBRUARY 21, 2011
The article, which has leaked information about a program from HBGary , describes astroturfing, bad publicity, and downright unethical public relations all bundled in one. I woke up on Saturday morning to a tag on Facebook with an article from The Daily Kos.
Ethics in Social Media: A Glossary | Bare Feet Blog
Bare Feet Studios
JULY 8, 2009
See “Astroturfing above for more.
Adventures in Social Networking with Mom and Dad | Almost Savvy
SEPTEMBER 17, 2009
ORM and the Dark Side: Astroturfing, Flogging and the Viral Marketing Campaign that never was Reply Irene Koehler says: September 18, 2009 at 3:32 pm You’re absolutely right.
Five Social Media Predictions for 2010
NOVEMBER 26, 2009
The EU Unfair Business Practices Directive technically banned astroturfing (the practice of company or paid third-party representatives posing as consumers and leaving positive comments on a blog or forum) some time ago. Here are my five social media predictions for 2010. Augmented Reality Applications Will Start to Go Mainstream.
Social Network Marketing: Empowering Others
JULY 29, 2010
In fact, such an effort will likely create a damaged brand reputation a la Wal-Mart after it participated in several public astroturfing (the practice of undisclosed fake or inauthentic representation in public media) scandals.