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.
She previously handled global marketing for San Francisco social hardware firm Poken, and founded the global charity Twitter project Twestival
, which has raised over pounds 1m since 2009.
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.
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.
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