Malcolm Gladwell Is Wrong. Social Media IS Revolutionary

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ClickZ, 12/20/10

I’m a big fan of Malcolm Gladwell’s work and I’m not alone. He has numerous best sellers, such as “Outliers” and “The Tipping Point” to name a few. That is why it surprises me to see how wrong he is with his assertions about social media. Specifically in an October article in The New Yorker dubbed “Why the revolution will not be tweeted.”

Whatever your opinion on the subject of social media (incredible or an incredible waste of time), one surely has to admit it’s causing a communication revolution. If you don’t believe this, please watch the below video appropriately named “Social Media Revolution.”

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