rules that just make no sense: It Isn’t a Blog Without RSS, It Isn’t a Blog Without Comments, The Press Release is Dead, The Social Media Release is King, The Customer Controls the Relationship, Lack of Comments Means Lack of Influence
Via Chris Brogan on Twitter. Like the style of this post sure to drive controversy; no doubt written to provoke it. I think it misses the point. Social media doesn't start with a rule book. It starts with listening a word missing from the post.
Far too many of my colleagues who share a passion for the social media space treat this new media world more as a religion than as an art. Attending conferences, reading blogs, listening to podcasts, and talking at meetups will reveal rule after rule that
Dispelling rules of those who consider themselves the elite figures of Social Media. Sprinkled with a little common sense and admonition about myopic viewpoints resulting from an inside-out perspective.