Meet BotMaker, Twitter’s Spam Fighting Tool That Eradicated 40% More Spam

by Greg Finn
There's no doubt that at one point Twitter had a spam problem. From hashtag jacking to auto-following spammers had their way with Twitter — until the spam killing system BotMaker was born. Upon launch of Twitter's internal tool, the overall number of spam metrics dropped 40% from the pre-spam-terminator days.Read the full article