+11,000 views for an image in a single day

posted on 9th of june, 2011

Here's a short but true story of how online socializing can work to your advantage financially speaking. Fame is only a few clicks away.

A regular Dreamstime image got to be virally famous, when filmmaker, actor and recently author, Albert Brooks tweeted yesterday:
Here it is baby. Delete this DM the second you get it. I don't want anyone else to know http://ow.ly/5dlxj.

It's perhaps a simple joke but one that got retweeted by hundreds of people (Albert currently has more than 100,000 followers) and was read by thousand others. Many followers of Albert's followers then read the joke and some retweeted it again. All the joke readers subsequently accessed our site. Hey, even Steve Martin was here yesterday!

While there wasn't much to control...

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Comments (34)

Posted by Doubleclick7 on July 03, 2014
That is amazing! Wish all our images could be that popular!
Posted by Tedtompkins on March 18, 2013
very useful hint thanks for sharing
Posted by Chrisboswell on December 22, 2012
I'm missing out....

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