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More than 70% of Elon Musk's Twitter followers are spam or fake accounts, research groups say

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Elon Musk himself acknowledged that his most-liked tweet only received 4.8 million tweets, dwarfed by the number of followers he has and the total number of active Twitter users. Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images
Elon Musk's Twitter followers are likely 70% fake or spam accounts, two research groups says.
Their analysis flagged users based on 17 warning signals that point to suspicious accounts.
This comes as Musk disputes Twitter's estimates that fewer than 5% of its accounts are fake.
More than 70% of billionaire Elon Musk's 93 million followers on Twitter are likely...
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