Monday, August 05, 2013

Is Tumblr the NEW Facebook? (the answer is NO)

REMEMBER! Every schmucky "blog guru" you bump into on the net wants to have just one thing: all the money in your bank account. Like the characters Jesus chased out of the temple, these people need to be sent packing! I'm not going to link to this rogue - but if you get an email or see a blog article or a guru beating a big Tumblr drum - head in the opposite direction!

The latest scam is this - they devised a super-schnazzy website/order-landing page - they just want $10. Very strange - all that over-the-top hoopla plus an obnoxious marketing website and all for ten bucks? Sounds FISHY! Something you wanna stay away from! ALSO: some of the testimonials read like fiction!

IT WOULDN'T BE THE FIRST TIME A 'GURU' TRIED TO FOOL PEOPLE! Stepfanie Cuevas mastered the art of the phony testimonial - then covered her tracks! The tumblr scamster contacts you via email:

You can get a piece of 20 Billion monthly visitors all by creating a free blog.
 !!!D'OH! Read the "fine print" - a PIECE - which could be as little as 2!

Not just any blog, but a “tumblog.”

Ever hear of it?

It’s what Tumblr users call their blogs that they create. (by the way tumblr is free and you don’t post articles like most blogs… instead you post pictures!)

 !!!BS ALERT!!! That is NOT what a Tumblr Blog is!!!!!!

This makes content creation EASY.

Here’s the kicker though…

I just found a way to get these visitors to sign up to a list and profit off of them. !!!YES you will be pissing off others as you spam them and take advantage of them!

Let's just stop right there! That's all for today's scam report!

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