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Bots keep following me on Twitter! What can I do?

. 4 min read
Do bots keep following you on Twitter? Mass remove them! Clean up your account and save your reputation!

Having more followers on social media is always good, isn't it?

Even if they are bots? If you are a novice Twitter user, you will be happy when bots follow you!

But, in the long run, you will see the damage! Many followers with no profile picture (eggheads), no engagement for your posts, inappropriate content, and ceaseless DMs promoting something you never buy!

All will hurt your social media experience and reputation on Twitter and other channels.

And, you will learn you should care about quality over quantity!

But, it happens. Whenever you tweet something, fake Twitter accounts follow you.

Do not worry! You are not alone. People are searching for solutions on open forums.

This is an example from Quora:

Bots follow me on Twitter - Quora

And, this is another example from Reddit:

What can you do if bots keep following you on Twitter?

The quickest and easiest way is mass removing them with Circleboom Twitter!

You should follow these steps to remove Twitter followers in bulk with Circleboom:

Step #1: Authenticate your Twitter account by logging into the Circleboom dashboard.

It will take just a few seconds.

Step #2: To get a list of all Twitter accounts that follow you, go to the menu on the left, select “Search”  and then “All My Followers” respectively.

You can apply filters and find:

  • inactive
  • overactive
  • bot
  • spam
  • egghead
  • verified followers quickly with Circleboom!

Step#3: Your all followers will be listed. You can use boxes at the top of the page to filter your followers. Pick the "Show Fake/Spam Accounts" option to detect fake, spammy, ghost Twitter followers you have.

Step #4: Circleboom will list all the bot and spammy Twitter accounts that follow you. You can click on the "Visit" button to go to their profile. You can select all or some of them and click on the "Remove Selected Accounts" button to mass remove all your bot Twitter followers.

You can do it on Twitter as well. But, you will remove them one by one and it will take enormous time and effort!

Thanks to Circleboom's iOS app, you can remove followers on your mobile devices.

You should log into Circleboom's iOS app on your device as the first step.

Then, you can use the Search menu to list all your followers.

Here you can use "Filter Options" to list only fake/bot Twitter followers.

As the last step, you can select some or all of them and remove bot Twitter accounts.

For details, you can watch our hands-on video guide here:


When you give permission to third-party tools, they can access your Twitter profile and they can do anything they want! They can tweet, retweet, like, send DMs, etc.

That's why you should be careful in using unauthorized third-party tools. Prefer tools like Circleboom that follow Twitter rules and is an authorized Twitter partner.

When you want to cut ties with any third-party tool, you can revoke access permission on Twitter!

Revoke access 

Final Words

If bots keep following you on Twitter, you have these options:

  • Deleting your account
  • Removing these bot followers in bulk

If you don't want to delete your account, you should mass remove bot followers with Circleboom!

It is an easy and quick process with a couple of clicks. After all, you will clean your account and save your reputation! And do it at affordable prices!

Now, you know what to do if bots follow you on Twitter!

Altug Altug

Digital marketing specialist focusing on market research and strategy development. He has a passion for content marketing and SEO. He is enthusiastic about books and movies.

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