Does the Follower / Following Ratio Matter in Terms of True Influence on Twitter? [POLL]

There are Twitter users that have 25,000 followers, but they follow 24,870. Do they have true influence or does the person that has 5000 followers and follows 230 people have more influence?

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There are a lot of people out there are “teaching” others how to use Twitter and they brag about their Twitter followers, but their follower / following ration is equal. I have to admit that I personally am not impressed by users such as these.

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