Embarrassing Spelling & Grammar Business Fails

Did you know that Coke makes four times fewer writing mistakes than Pepsi in its posts on LinkedIn? Or that General Motors makes two-and-a-half more writing mistakes than Ford?

Even if you’re not keeping score, it’s likely that your spelling and grammar mistakes aren’t going unnoticed.

While internet slang — lol, ttyl, wtf — is changing the way we communicate both online and off, there’s still a case to be made for the importance of good spelling and grammar. 

Check out these embarrassing mistakes by companies that help illustrate the true cost of spelling and grammar fails. 

1. ContradiCTion


Image Source: Mascola

2. They’re NOT Their


Image Source: 11 Points

3. Click “HERE”


Image Source: Engrish and Funny Typos

4. Valley NewSS


Image Source: Jazarah!

5. GENIUS, huh?


Image Source: Capital Bay

6. AmerICa


Image Source: Visual Arts Studio

Sources: HubSpot, Hubspot 2