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Media Companies With Millions of X Followers?


pic.twitter.com/5W3ORwZTOh — Enguerrand VII de Coucy (@ingelramdecoucy) January 25, 2024 I’m posting the above tweet not for the content but because if you look at the @NBCNews profile on X, you’ll see that the account has (allegedly) 9.4 million followers, and the tweet, when I looked at it, had 65 likes. How can an account with 9.4 million followers be getting 65 likes on a tweet?! First of all, I’m not singling out NBC. There are many media accounts on X with (allegedly) millions of followers and almost no interaction. Second, I didn’t cherry-pick a tweet with just a few likes. The NBC account has some tweets with more likes, some tweets with fewer, but 65 is not abnormally low. I picked it because of the comment underneath the original tweet. It’s a drawing of the Frog of Shame, and reads “If the Frog of Shame gets more likes than… Read more →