How to use Twitter to raise money
Everyone is ranting about the massive amount raised by Comic Relief. But behind the huge numbers is a great little idea by Peter Serafinowicz, who managed to raise over £5,000 on Red Nose Day with a combination of Twitter and Just Giving.
His idea was Twitter based vegetable pop star pun war.
A couple of the better entries included:
- Pak Choi Division
- Glen Campbellpepper
- Artichoke Garfunkel
- The Pea Gees
- Elvis Parsley
I’m sure you get the drift.
The game kicked off at lunchtime and continued until the winner was announced at about five the next morning – it was The Notorious V.E.G.