NOTE: I'm trying not to offend anyone here or start fights!
There's nothing wrong with doing this, but this gives you an unfair advantage.
Are you wondering why people do this? Well, it's because it increases your view count!
I got my 871 views legit. Now look how many F4LO has!
And yes, views are useless, although they do give you bragging rights. But honestly, this makes me look like:
I have no idea why, but this gets on my nerves!
Do you think this should be permitted?