Fake Twitter Accounts Padding Virtual Presence

Apparently, many would-be celebrities fake it ’til they make it with shows of a virtual presence that is in actuality, well, virtual. The newest craze on Twitter is boosting your online voice with thousands of robot accounts that follow your Twitter and retweet your tweets. According to an article in the Wall Street Journal, aspiring artists and actors buy fake accounts from overseas, and the boost they get in real followers and prestige trumps any similar boosts they would get from paid twitter Read more […]