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…

Hot Tub Time Machine


This is definitely going to be one of the best comedies mankind has ever produced on God's green earth. Which is actually more blue than green... Kind of  a... greenish blue... regardless...


Hot Tub Time Machine stars John Cusack, Rob Corddry, Craig Robinson, Clark Duke, Lizzy Caplan, Crispin Glover and Chevy Chase as what appears to be the Hot Tub repair man. The other guys, after a night of drinking, jump in a hot tub and are flung back into the 80's where they try to make their future lives better. And try to exist in a world without the Internet.

I have seen some awesome time travel movies in my time, I have seen some awesome comedies, but this... this... looks like a masterpiece. A MASTERPIECE! Sort of an American Douglas Adams thing going on. Beautiful! I can't wait.

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