Medium: How to Deal With Posting Something You Regret

Medium: How to Deal With Posting Something You Regret. “t’s not always easy to see if an apology is warranted when you’re at the the center of a social media firestorm, and it can be just as challenging to think straight when a half-dozen ‘friends’ are piling on in the comments thread on your latest Insta post. A good test is to think about how you’ll feel when you look back on this post in five or 10 years: Will you feel better if your response shows you standing firm, or if it shows you reconsidering and acknowledging error or insensitivity?” Not something we think about enough, especially in a quiet moment before we’ve bungled it.