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Correct Social Media Netiquette Rules

It is proper Netiquette to fix mistakes. Do edit and delete posts with errors.


Explanation

A mistake is an action that is wrong. Mistakes in Social Media are posting information that is wrong. Wrong information can be a misspelling or misinformation entirely.

Fixing a misspelled word may be done by editing the post on some networks. Other networks require that the post be deleted entirely, then re-posted with the correct spelling and grammar.


Internet Etiquette

Correcting posts with incorrect grammar or punctuation prevents them from being seen by more people. Posts appear in Social Media search results from a given network.

Wrong information that is entirely misinformation should be deleted. News agency’s post corrections. Some people post correction updates.


Netiquette

Correct small mistakes and delete misinformation because it adds value to the network.

Audio Visual Video

Published on May 15, 2015 | 0:27 Minutes | Science and Technology

An overview of Social Media Netiquette. Key terms and graphics that correspond to explanations.

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David Chiles

Social Media Netiquette Rules

Published on October 24, 2012 | 1:51 Minutes | Science and Technology

How to social media? Social networking is done by following social media site guideline and conventions for Netiquette. Media is social and Netiquette is the social code of the Internet. Therefore, users follow Netiquette rules when using a social network. This video is about social media.

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David Chiles

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