Twitter trickery? Buying followers to boost business
Reporter: Kevin Keen
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Companies, politicians, celebrities and musicians do it, but a Tucson advertising firm says it never would.
We’re talking about the practice of buying followers on Twitter in hopes of boosting a business’ fan base, bolstering the brand and fueling free advertising.
How does it work and does it work? 9 On Your Side looks into paying up to up your Twitter total and why some argue it’s a digital no-no.
This 9 On Your Side Extra! airs tonight at 10 p.m.