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fake fans and followers

In order to provide an illusion of popularity by increasing the number of fans and followers, companies and individuals can purchase bulk, phony Facebook Likes and Twitter followers for a fee from a variety of sources. See social media, Facebook and Twitter.



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fail safefake news
fail softfake website
failoverfakeAV
failsafefallback/fall forward
failure horizonfallback system
fair queuingfallover
fair usefalse drops
fair use doctrinefalse negative
FairPlayfalse positive
fake antivirusFAMOS

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