Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Like I said, social media is a funny thing...

Remember when JPMorgan Chase was completely humiliated on Twitter when it started the #AskJPM hashtag?

Apparently the NYPD did not remember and asked for "photos with a member of the NYPD" under the hashtag #myNYPD
Twitter has been around for 8 years, and it still hasn't quite sunken in that it's a terrible place to promote your brand. Especially if your brand is police brutality, unnecessary roughness, and racial profiling.
The NYPD took a stab at some Twitter outreach Tuesday afternoon with this call for photos of citizens and their friendly neighborhood cops: