Why You’re Losing Twitter Followers

MakeUseOf | 7/12/2018 | Dave Parrack
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Twitter is having a bit of a spring clean, and purging millions of accounts. The good news is this will clear out some of the deadwood from Twitter. The bad news is this could have a significant impact on your follower count, especially if you’re popular.

Top 10 Most Popular Accounts on Twitter: Should You Follow Them Too?

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Top 10 Most Popular Accounts on Twitter: Should You Follow Them Too?

Ever wondered who the most popular users on Twitter are? Let's see what Twitter accounts are the top 10 most popular, and whether you should follow them.

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Twitter currently has around 330 million active users. This is a solid number, but it pales in comparison to Facebook’s billions of users. And beyond the active users there are millions of inactive users who gave up on Twitter a long time ago.

In an effort to clean house, Twitter is currently purging millions of accounts. It recently suspended a reported 70 million accounts it believed to be bots or spammers. And now Twitter is removing locked accounts from follower counts.

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Locked accounts are those Twitter has previously locked for various reasons. They probably belong to actual people (rather than bots), but because of suspicious behavior were locked until Twitter could ensure there was no foul play (from hackers and the like).

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