You've Made It When a Ghost Writer Tweets For You

Posted by Victoria Revay

I want to be Guy Kawasaki's next ghost writer. Maybe I'll ask him in person what I need to do to get the gig when he comes to Vancouver next week.

And after reading this article in today's New York Times, I will also ask him why so many of us bought into the notion that our favourite celebrities, politicans and influencers might actually be honest with us for once?  Like the article says, I am feeling cheated a bit.

...many online commentators are appalled at the practice of enlisting ghost Twitterers...

Actually, more than cheated, I feel silly that (yes, I admit it) I thought some of the more important people I was following were really tweeting.  Am I alone in this?

 

 

 

 

 

Company:
Twitter
Website:
http://www.twitter.com
Location:
San Francisco, California, United States

Twitter is a privately funded startup with offices in the SoMA neighborhood of San Francisco, CA. Started as a side project in March of 2006, Twitter has grown into a real-time short messaging service that works over multiple networks and devices. In countries all around the world, people follow the sources most relevant to them and access information via Twitter as it happens—from breaking world news to updates... more


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Victoria Revay

Victoria Revay

Like many, freelance journalist, Victoria Revay is ambitious and adventurous by nature.  Since leaving television news, Victoria has worked for Nowpublic.com, she has been published in Western Living Magazine, Blackbook Magazine’s Jet Set Travel Guide, Western Living Condo and Travelmuse.com, and she’s hosted an online entertainment show. She recently returned from her travels, blogging across... more



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