Category: Notions

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Careful With Your Hashtags

#Thanksgetting ???

Thanksgetting

Verizon shows where it can go wrong.

The offer is for an extra GB of data.

A Twitter search of the officially promoted hashtag though #Thanksgetting reveals that the Twitterverse sees through the commercial spill and does not agree with the messaging of this campaign.

Of course, this is the same company that brings UIDH tracking to its customers for ad targeting based on their browsing habits.

Lesson: Don't be greedy with hashtags. Getting is not the same as giving — especially when it's getting more customer data out of a campaign.