My business partner is in charge of our online sales while I take care of our brick and mortar sales. We do help each other out, but we both realize that we each excel in certain areas, so it works for us. However, when she told me she wanted us to buy real Instagram followers, I told her absolutely not. I had heard of companies that sell social media followers, and from what I could tell, all of the followers were obvious bots. She told me to calm down, that she had done her homework on this.
I actually felt a bit embarrassed over that, because she is really good at what she does. I should have known that she would not have fallen so easily for a scam. I put on my listening ears, and I realized just how wrong I was. The company that she wanted to use does not sell hundreds of thousands of users for a few bucks. This one does not use bots at all. They only use real followers, which means there is actually a person behind a screen for every actual follower that we would be purchasing. Continue reading