• Obama loses millions of followers in Twitter purge

    5 monthes ago - By New York Post

    Former President Barack Obama - who boasts more Twitter followers than any former or current head of state - lost more than 2 million of them this week as the social media site launched a purge of bogus accounts, according to new reports. Obama's BarackObama handle had more than 103 million followers on Wednesday, but...
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  • Katy Perry and Obama lost more than 2 million followers overnight thanks to a new Twitter rule

    Katy Perry and Obama lost more than 2 million followers overnight thanks to a new Twitter rule

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    A recent Twitter crackdown on 'locked' accounts meant that high-profile users lost millions of followers overnight.
    Katy Perry, Justin Bieber and Barack Obama each lost more than two million followers overnight.
    Donald Trump's following looks relatively unscathed.
    Celebrity accounts on Twitter have seen a big drop in numbers overnight, thanks to a rule change by the company.
    Twitter announced on Wednesday that it would no longer include "locked" accounts in follower numbers in an effort to boost user trust in the service. Twitter locks accounts when they display a sudden change of...
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