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Instagram hits 300M monthly actives, rolls out verified user badges & deactivates spammy accounts

Instagram announced today that it’s now at 300 million monthly active users, up from 200 million users that it announced approximately nine months ago. The company is announcing the new milestone… 206 more words

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Instagram hits 300M monthly actives, rolls out verified user badges & deactivates spammy accounts

Instagram announced today that it’s now at 300 million monthly active users, up from 200 million users that it announced approximately nine months ago. The company is announcing the new milestone… 206 more words

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Social Media Bots Offer Phony Friends and Real Profit

Nick Bilton,  The New York Times

I am the ruler of worlds. Let me rephrase that: I am the ruler of one very small world of social media bots. 429 more words

HYPOCRISY WATCH

The #ADFAbuse from the Defence Abuse Support Association continues #Auspol

Overnight accusations have emerged against me on the Defence Abuse Support Association Public Facebook page. Of particular concern is the following:

“Warning Dear Members I wouldn’t even waste your time leaving a comment as he may start attacking you or your family members”

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DART

Who was "Edwina Nina Ryan" ?

Further to my last post, from Facebook, on the issue of the revolting Cyber Bullying attack I came under over the weekend:

I can confirm that my network of sources have declared that the account Edwina Nina Ryan has been closed or removed from Facebook. 227 more words

Defence Abuse

Why a “Ghost” Following Isn’t The Right Shortcut for Your Brand

Could there really be a downside to acquiring thousands of followers in a day?

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, and many other forms of social media platforms are full of “ghost accounts.” Ghost accounts can refer to either accounts that are inactive or accounts that are created for the purpose of being “fake followers.” In a Digital Trends article, Jam Kotenko states “studies have identified that Twitter has more than 99,000 fake accounts” (Kotenko, 2013). 703 more words

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Facebook Freak Abbe

Ah Abbe you little fantasist you. Why don’t you just crawl back in your hole and leave others alone. Isn’t it enough to troll after others all over Facebook now you do it on WordPress?? 25 more words