Opinion

Fake Twitter Followers Are for Sale, and They’re Cheap

Having a huge following on Twitter is an ego boost for politicians and celebrities. But these numbers are pretty meaningless when you can buy 1,000 Twitter followers for just $5.
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San Francisco journalist Bill Snyder writes frequently about business and technology. His work appears regularly in CIO.com and the publications of Stanford's Graduate School of Business and the Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley. He welcomes your comments and suggestions.