Posted by Mary Fletcher Jones
Let me let you in on a little secret, my content-generating friend. No one, self included, wants to talk about anything remotely work-like this month. Not in DC, and not online. Nobody is working. You know it, and I know it.
So have a little fun with Twitter, Facebook, and your blog this month.
NOT TOO MUCH FUN. I said, a LITTLE fun.
Hey, it’s President Obama’s birthday! See: that’s fun. And the pig races at the Arlington County Fair. Free admission at the National Parks. And the Hard Crab Derby – friend, it does not get any more wholesomely fun than that.
You know what never gets old? Besides Elvis? Racing blue crabs, that’s what. Now if you can’t somehow link your brand to a crab derby, and make it sound almost relevant, then you’re not the social media genius I know you are.
I mean, you can do this. I have faith in you. Now get to work, slacker. Read the rest of this entry →