Twitter is a great platform with over 700 million monthly active users. Almost every famous politician, company, celebrity and host use Twitter as a way to communicate with their fanbase. But sometimes they fail at Twitter and become an internet sensation. Here are some of the biggest Twitter fails and f*ck ups ever.
1- British singer Rita Ora suffered a massive Twitter burn in 2014 when she tried to engage her Twitter fans by saying that she’d release her new album if she got 100,000 retweets. Guess what, she got only about 1000 retweets, despite of the fact that she’d over 4 million followers.
2- In 2013, a woman named Justin Socco, before boarding a flight to South Africa, tweeted this:
“Going to Africa. Hope I don’t get Aids. Just kidding. I’m white!”
Socco was the PR executive of a media company named IAC. Imagine these racist words coming from a PR executive. Even though the woman had only 500 followers, the tweet quickly went viral as the world grilled Socco. Soon after, a hashtag #HasJustineLandedYet began to trend. IAC later fired Socco.
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