Regardless of how great a company’s PR team might be, the role of customer reviews and commentary is starting to gain impact in regards to a company reputation.

According to PR Daily, It has been rough for TV providers lately.

First, there was a viral video of a customer service call with Comcast.  Then, DirecTV faced backlash over a photo that made it to the top spot on Reddit.

A user posted a photo under the caption, “All my step dad wanted to do was cancel DirecTV, he is still waiting on hold.  The photo itself showed a phone that had been on an active call for two hours and 15 minutes.

True or not, the brand started to hear about it on Twitter…

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