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Questions tagged [followers]

Usually of Twitter, but may also refer to Google+ pages, Tumblr and other services with subscribers or fans of your account or channel updates

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Making a community out of people you're following and followers in Twitter?

I just read an article that explains why I've had one like out of 320 tweets. Engagement rate is extremely low. However, I do have 21 followers! I love the way Twitter helps you find like-minded ...
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Can someone who allows followers on Facebook see who of their friends is following them?

I am wondering if it is possible to find out who of your friends has "unfollowed" you by checking the follower's list. (I know this requires allowing for followers in the first place) But if someone ...
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Following someone on Facebook - will they get notified?

Following on Facebook: If I start following someone (like a public figure) - they get notified about new followers? If I un-follow a friend and then re-follow him - will they get notified on any of ...
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How do I see list of people who follow me AND another person?

I'm shocked that it's so hard to find the answer to this question: How can I see which people following me also follow [some other person]? Twitter uses this precise relationship to determine who ...
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What's the difference between fans of a Facebook page and followers of a Facebook page?

Some time ago Facebook introduced followers for a Facebook page. So now Facebook pages can have both followers and fans. They have separated statistics and everything. In one of my page, followers and ...
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What's going on with Twitter following limit per day?

Something strange is happening to different accounts I manage. Some accounts have the regular following limit of 1000 follows per day. But others let me follow up to 3000 follows per day sometimes. I ...
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How can I find mid-level influencers on Instagram? [closed]

I'd like to hire social influencers for an app I'm launching. The app is for 20-somethings who go to clubs and bars. I have a low budget, so I'd like to find some mid-level Instagram influencers (100k-...
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Who is following me on Facebook

My information is showing that I have two followers but it only lists one. How can I find out who the other follower is?
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Are the followers on a blog publicly visible?

I've got a blog and I've got a few followers who's blog's are related to stuff I'd...rather not be associated to. I know that I can't remove followers and that I can moderate the comments (I have a ...
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Decrease in Google+ followers

I'm not getting this. From last week, whenever I sign in my Google+ account I find a decreased number of followers. In fact, they didn't unfollow me. Is it really a bug or is it just me suffering with ...
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How to see historical follower statistics for Google Plus pages?

I'm a Google Plus page manager. I see how many followers my page has right this minute. But I can't see how many followers we had yesterday, or the week before. I'd like to know how many followers I ...
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How to hide Facebook followers list

I want to hide the names of my followers on Facebook. This image shows what I'm trying to achieve: How can I do that?
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Twitter is making me follow random people

Twitter is making me follow random people. After two days of unfollowing them I get another dozens of people in my follow list. Did my account get hacked or something?
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How do I find out who is following me on Facebook?

On Facebook, someone is following me besides my friends and clicking the number of my followers on my page, brings me to a page for which a search for the word Follow comes up with no results (i.e. no ...
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How to see a “hidden” follower on Tumblr?

I just wanted to know how to see all people who are following me on Tumblr. The easiest way for you to understand what I mean is by an example so let's say on my dashboard, where it indicates the ...
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How does “following” work on GitHub?

I have a GitHub account and I follow some of my friends and other people whose projects interest me. When following someone, I was expecting to see their public activity in my news feed, but it is not ...
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On Twitter, how can I find people most followed by the people that I follow?

Twitter recommends who you might want to follow and indicates a couple of people-that-I-follow that follow them. But no mention of how many others. If you click on the recommendation you can get ...
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Is there a way to track gross number of Twitter followers gained?

I'm searching for a tool that will track the gross number of Twitter followers gained. Most tools I find will track the net amount, for example, if I were to gain 9 followers in a day, but lose 15, it ...
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Following back Webstagram profiles that are set to private

I have a Webstagram (an Instagram viewer) account, since I don't have an iOS device, and some people that follow me have private profiles, so I can't follow them back. Is it possible for me to ...
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Why do I see tweets on my timeline from people I'm not following?

I see a lot of people on my timeline that I do follow, and then a random person that I have followers in common with has a tweet show up on my timeline. I'm not following them and I don't want to see ...
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How to track down the recent unfollowers on Twitter

Sometimes when I log in to Twitter, I realize that some users have stopped following me (there seems to be a decrease in the number of the followers). Is there a way to track down who those users are?
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How do I know who is following me on Tumblr?

In actual fact it is likely that no-one is following me, but I'm unable to figure out if I have zero followers or not as I can't seem to find any links to the list of my followers. Where does the ...
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Hide my Twitter followers

For privacy reasons, I don't want everyone to be able to see who follows me on Twitter. How to do? I am OK with removing all of my followers if it is the only solution, but I hope there are more ...
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Bots/strange followers on Twitter: any problems if I ignore them?

From time to time I see strange Twitter handles following me on Twitter. I generally ignore them. Don't follow them (for sure, don't even look them up mostly). What can be the intention of these ...
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Search only through tweets of people I'm following

Facebook has a feature that allows you to search through status messages that your friends have posted, but Twitter doesn't currently have that feature. Is it possible via the official Twitter ...
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Easy way to unfollow users not also following me?

On Twitter, is there an easy way to unfollow users not also following me – or at least get a list of such users I'm following where there isn't reciprocation?
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How can I control who follows me on Twitter?

I tend to get a bunch of emails every week that say: JaneDoe (JaneDoe343) is now following your tweets on Twitter.is now following you. A little information about JaneDoe: 0 followers 1 ...