Liked The Follower Factory by Nicholas Confessore (nytimes.com)
At a time when Facebook, Twitter and Google are grappling with an epidemic of political manipulation and fake news, Devumiโ€™s fake followers also serve as phantom foot soldiers in political battles online. Devumiโ€™s customers include both avid supporters and fervent critics of President Trump, and both liberal cable pundits and a reporter at the alt-right bastion Breitbart.