Why you shouldn’t buy social media followers (& what to do instead)

Can you buy Social Media followers?

Buying ‘Fake’ Followers

Instagram Bots

Inactive Accounts

Should you buy social media followers?

You’ll get early engagement that tapers off.

You could hurt your credibility.

Bought followers can distort your performance metrics.

Instagram Identifies and Purges Fake Followers

Alternatives to Buying Followers

  1. Make your account public.



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Manuel Castañeda

Manuel Castañeda

Entrepreneur and graphic designer. Owner of DeCast Design. MS in Human Rights. World Citizen and freelance writer. Madrid based. www.decastdesign.com