A factory worker now earns £5,000 a year from social media work after Kim Kardashian tweeted him four years ago.
Jerome Billingham packed laundry for a living when he tweeted Kim the innnocent tweet.
He replied to one of her posts, saying: ‘Do you notice your fans? I love you loads! #hotlove’ to which she replied: ‘Love you too!’
Within a week, his 200 followers had surged by 20,000 and he now has more than half a million on his two Twitter accounts. His main account gets six million views a month.