It’s Evil Week here at Lifehacker, which means sharing tips from the dark side of life. With that in mind, here are ten social media faux pas that are guaranteed to infuriate your followers and significantly lower the bar for all of humanity. Haters gonna hate.
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Do the “duckface” in every photo
Zoolander Duckface picture from Pinterest
Post incessantly about your workout regime
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Publicly broadcast your feuds on Facebook
Go nuts with baby pics
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Steal other people’s tweets
Overindulge in hashtags
Perfect the “humble brag”
Share old viral videos
Post overly sexualised selfies
Sexy selfie picture from Shutterstock
Keep making those Bitstrips
Bitstrips is a comic creation app that purports to turn you and your friends into “hilarious” cartoon characters. You may remember a rash of these things appearing on Facebook last year before they were literally hated out of existence. Undeterred, the company recently raised $15 million in venture capital funding. It’s time to bring the Bitstrip back.
Got any social media pet peeves of your own? Share what really burns your custard in the comments section below!
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