other mobile-enabled content. The article concludes with suggestions for social work interventions to address issues of food security. 108 While it is ethical to use social networking websites to spread a message to people who are genuinely interested, many people game the system with auto-friend adding programs and spam messages and bulletins. "Joseph Kony 2012 Campaign Now Most Successful Viral Video In History". Kotler,., Burton,., Deans,., Brown,., Armstrong,. 5, social networking sites and blogs allow followers to "retweet" or "repost" comments made by others about a product being promoted, which occurs quite frequently on some social media sites. In addition, customers will feel the company has engaged them in the process of co-creationthe process in which the business uses customer feedback to create or modify a product or service the filling a need of the target market. 100 In 2012 during Hurricane Sandy, Gap sent out a tweet to its followers telling them to stay safe but encouraged them to shop online and offered free shipping. The second part is reactive conversations with social media users responding to those who reach out to your social media profiles through commenting or messaging 22 Traditional media such as TV news shows are limited to one-way interaction with customers or 'push and tell' where. When the Link reit opened a Facebook page to recommend old-style restaurants, the page was flooded by furious comments criticizing the reit for having forced a lot of restaurants and stores to shut down; it had to terminate its campaign early amid further deterioration.
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