For some reason, I thought my increase in subscribers was due to my new legwarmers, but alas I have learned it is something else entirely.
Originally posted on The Official How To Blog:
You may have noticed an uptick in new followers recently. This may have led to such thinking like:
“I have finally arrived.”
“That book deal is just around the corner.”
“Maybe I don’t need that job that pays all the bills?”
This is erroneous thinking–except in my case. Seriously, you should see the number of followers I have now, and I haven’t even written anything. People are really starting to get into what I’m writing, or in this instance, not writing. I have arrived, world!
But let’s get back to you. Your new followers. There’s a good chance they are not real. How can you tell?
This is why this blog exists, and why you’re following it, like all those other real followers who began following in the last few weeks. Follow these steps to determine if you’ve found a new loyal reader or soul-crushing robot bent on your complete…
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