Why Slow and Steady Wins the Race in Social Media

A lot of the times, new business pop up and their owners are so excited about this new venture that they think they need to see quick growth on social media. This mindset may lead them to make some rash decisions such as buying followers or spending too much on ads. And it may look impressive to investors to have gained over 1,000 followers in under a month, but savvy investors know there's more to it than that. And the day-to-day consumer probably won't even pay attention.

Let's get this out of the way right at the front: Do not buy followers. No one knows for sure, but it's estimated that about 15% of social media accounts are bots. That's 15% of about 3 billion. So, if you had every bot on Twitter following you, it would bring your follower count up to about 450 million. Sounds impressive, right? It does right up until you realize that bots aren't buying your products or telling any real people about you. You could make the case that the high number of foll…

Seventh Hell

I know what you're thinking. "Steve! Where's the seventh episode of Far Street!? I've been waiting for almost a month!"


Well, as you may or may not know, it's a tough feat to get Sims to do what you want them to do and record it all the way you want it to be recorded. One of the tools that helps one to do that is called SimPE which is basically like a Sims cheat sheet. This is what SimNeo would use to hack into the SimMatrix.

Well, Agent SimSmith seems to have gotten the better of me. SimPE will not start and I'm frantically trying to search for the answer. The Sims 2 will run just fine, I just can't get it to do what I want without this program.

All this to say, Episode Seven has been pushed back a bit. Look for it within the next week. Also, harp on Becky to get the music done! Slacker that she is >:D