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tweetup

(ˈtwiːtˌʌp)
n
(Communications & Information) slang a meeting at which people who communicate with each other via the social networking site Twitter meet face to face
[C21: a blend of tweet and meetup, an instance of people meeting face to face, from meet1]
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For example, as part of Dubai Twestival du created a special online media campaign to support DAC, including a free awareness SMS sent to all customers.
A large-scale tweetup, a twestival, is usually held every quarterly in most cities.
I went to a Twitter Festival the other day, or Twestival as it is called by the mini-bloggers, and I felt I was in a virtual world.
383 Project also designed the very first Twestival logo for the event in February 2009 which raised pounds 1,500 for Charity:Water.
Today, his claim to fame is as the person who organised the first Twestival in Dubai, one of the biggest 'tweetups' of Twitter users in the world.
Twestival is an annual event that is held simultaneously on the same day in over 160 cities across the world for the purpose of raising awareness about the importance of Twitter as a social networking tool, as well as funds for diverse charity causes.
DOZENS of users of social networking site Twitter packed into PanAm bar in the Albert Dock last night for Liverpool's annual Twestival.
This year, in addition to more than 150 local charities, Twestival will be supporting @SaveTheChildren's Japan Emergency Fund on a global scale.
com, India's largest online community of bloggers partners with Twestival India to raise funds for social causes across the country.
Cardiff Twestival takes place across the city and online to raise money for Cardiff Foodbank.
Stanford Federal Credit Union recently took part in a global demonstration of how one tweet can be harnessed for good by sponsoring a Twestival.