Twitter limits bulk after spammers has been thwarted. SAN FRANCISCO: On Monday, Twitter trimmed the number of accounts a user can follow in one day to fight spam on the microblogging platform.
The total number of accounts that can be added to the list of users has been reduced from 1,000 to 400, the internet company based in San Francisco said.”Follow, unfollow, follow, unfollow. Who’s doing this? Spammers, “said the security team from Twitter in a tweet.
“So we are changing from 1,000 to 400 the number of accounts you can follow every day. Don’t worry, you’re just going to be fine. “Software programs called” bots “sometimes run Twitter accounts, automatically following massive numbers of real people, a portion of which tend to reciprocate by going backward.