Yes this is true Twitter.com is under heavy SPAM Attack !! I had seen a guy selling a software which can add unlimited number of friends in your twitter profile !!
So here is the exact story …
I found a guy over DP (DigitalPoint) claim to have developed a software with the help of which u can add unlimited number of friends and he claims that he is getting 2k+ visitors everyday from Twitter to his website !!
He have a proof of what he is saying !! Here are his exact words:
In the past three days, I get 2000+ visitors every day from twitter.com.
One of my twitter account have more than 30,000 friends: https://twitter.com/AutoFriendAdder
I use my own software called Twitter FriendAdder 1.1.0 to add my friends automatically. It is just released on 05.25.2008.
Q: What is Twitter FriendAdder?
A: Twitter FriendAdder is something similar to Myspace Friend Adder.
Q: How can I get a Twitter account?
A: You can register it from: https://twitter.com/signup
Q: How can I get Twitter FriendAdder 1.1.0?
A: You can download it from: http://www.livelybrowser.com/topsiteslist/
Q: Can I try before register?
A: Yes, you can try 3 times absoultly free. And it can always run untill you close it.
Q: How to use it?
A: Just click “Twitter -> Add Friends…” in the main menu, then input your username and password, that’s all.
Q: What’s the result?
A: It can add about 5000 friends in one hour, please check one of our accout which have more then 30,000 friends: https://twitter.com/AutoFriendAdder. If you post a message containing your website, it will add 2000+ visitors for you every day.
Twitter FriendAdder 1.1.0 can add your twitter friends automatically, support muti-thread, and free to try now!
You can download it from: http://www.livelybrowser.com/topsiteslist/
You can check the thread yourself here.
Seems like The Software is working for real and the seller have 2 reviews till now .. one of the buyer replied:
I bought this, and it is fantastic! Adds people so quickly!!! Not a single error yet. You can track my twitter account and see how many people I’ve added as proof:
my traffic is already going up! I’m so excited – pleasure to deal with. Thanks again!
This review can be seen here.
Some immediate action is supposed to be taken from twitter if they really want to survive !!