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

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 […]

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Twitter Money Scam Hacks Your Account

We are seeing these words too much on Twitter at the moment – I’ve been hacked! Be warned – The Twitter make money fast scam hacks your account This scam or variations on the same theme is still going around Twitter, its been floating around for at least a month now so its spreading viciously. How I made $$$ working from home Make money working from home Working from home leads to shocking money results How I got rich on Twitter These appear in your DM (Direct messages) from friends, so you think that they are real – and after you click […]

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Is this you in this picture ? Twitter Phishing scam!

This is an old MSN scam which has now reached Twitter – the MSN scam was  trying to get  your credit card details and any other personal details, so I’m a bit wary of this one on Twitter. Its spreading fast as you can see from these Tweets ….. Its coming through as a DM from one of your friends, which makes you think its real – but its not of course.  When you click it, it Dm’s your friends. Don’t click If you have then check your approved applications and remove anything dodgy looking –  change your password and […]

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Twitter Viagra scam DM spreading fast

There is a new Phishing scam or spam DM spreading quickly around Twitter at the moment,  seemingly a direct message that is sent from your friend  says…… (or similar) “I got huge discounts on Viagra, cialis and more, no prescription needed.” This is what twitter are saying …….. I didn’t click the link myself so I’m not sure where the link takes you, although hopefully Google chrome would have warned me as it is pretty secure. However……. Please don’t click it, as it will be DM’ed to many of your followers – and this will keep it alive! I personally, never […]

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Bulk Delete DM’s

People are always asking me or asking on Twitter of a quick way to bulk delete DMs, as its rather tedious to delete them one by one.  I’m always giving out the link, so I this maybe more helpful. What you need is DM Whacker.   From @dacort DM Whacker is a brilliant little bookmarklet that deletes all of your direct messages from your profile. It definitely works in Firefox, Google Chrome and Safari, not sure what others.  There are various options  All DM’s All sent All received DM’s from a certain user Or in advances features DM’s containing a […]

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