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The Twitter Underground Economy: A Blooming Business | The Barracuda Labs Internet Security Blog
Aug-11 2012 / 10:01 EDT

The Twitter Underground Economy:

Many people dream of becoming popular or famous, and Twitter provides an outlet to make this possible. Most Twitter users try the standard way to get popular and gain followers: constantly tweet funny quotes or comments, discuss breaking events, or disclose information that many people want (like Guy Adams did). However, some Twitter users look for unusual ways to make themselves appear more desirable and become popular faster. One of these ways is buying Twitter followers, which right or wrong,...

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