It wasn’t me! Twitter admits to unfollowing for us

By | January 22nd, 2012|Categories: Internet Tools, Social Media|Tags: , , , , |

Twitter has confirmed that there is a known issue which seems as if it is unfollowing our followers. Well, what they actually say is that it just appears that your friends have been unfollowed but really they haven't.  However this doesn't explain why you cannot dm users that you know that you were following previously. The first comments on this page from this Twitter support blog are 6 months old, of which there are 345 comments - so I assume thats how old the post is but still we have this problem. People say a fix is to reload the twitter.com page, it doesn't show those users as unfollowed anymore. I haven't tried this yet. However, its good news to know that Twitter to acknowledge the fact, as its pretty embarrassing to say - I didn't unfollow you, it must have been twitter - yeah sure! Mind you, now its a good excuse to use, if say you unfollowed someone by mistake or in the heat of the moment! ha!  No, of course I wouldn't do that! This unfollowing is not a new issue, [...]