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Selling social media clicks becomes big business

January 6, 2014
By MARTHA MENDOZA , THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Celebrities, businesses and even the U.S. State Department have bought bogus Facebook likes, Twitter followers or YouTube viewers from offshore "click farms," where workers tap, tap, tap the thumbs up button, view videos or retweet comments to inflate social media numbers.

 
 
 

 

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