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Last week D.C. played host to Social Media Week-- a global conference featuring panel discussions and workshops about trends in social and mobile media. As part of the week’s events, the D.C. Social Media Club put together a panel discussion called, “I’m Just Not That Into Your Profile,” featuring image, dating, and relationship experts discussing the ways in which your online profile might be sabotaging your search for love.
What does online dating have to do with social media strategy? I asked myself that same question as I sat down at the start of the evening. But soon after the experts began to speak, similarities began to emerge. The goal of both online dating and social media strategy is to form strong relationships. Just as you might craft your online dating profile to attract potential mates, companies must refine their profile and messaging to attract followers and readers.
So let cupid be your guide to social media success. Here are three expert online dating tips that apply to building an engaged social media community:
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