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  • A Good Tweet or Tweet for Good? (via @deiren – thank you!!) #VirtualNet2 @e11ie5
  • What we’ve been saying
    • @AndrewEntecott
    • @ E11ie5 I am surprised it isn't longer! ;-)
    • @AndrewEntecott
    • @helenmilner interesting stat - our message gone to 12,800 ppl via RTs (ones that I know about) in 48hrs since my first tweet
  • @e11ie5
  • Social Media
  • #hashtag #CharityTuesday Followers #FollowFriday Unfollow tweetdeck #IamSpartacus #AskBoris tweeps RT DM twitter stream retweet tweetUP #ff trending
  • ColaLife @colalife   Encouraging Coca-Cola to open up their distribution network and help save children's lives in developing countries 8,414 group members + 4,360 fans 1,297 followers on Twitter
  • Kitchen Table Charities Trust @KitchenTableCT   Kitchen Table Charities Trust (KTCT) has no salaries, no offices & no overheads - it exists to help third world charities that are too small to help themselves. Founded by John Humphrys – self confessed distrust of Twitter, however, “it’s proving pretty effective at raising the charity’s profile and some much-needed contributions too."
    • @Gogmagogshop
    • 188 followers in 3 months - increase in business
    • - TV appearance - Wit & humour
    • @wiggled
    • - Making The Good Life Easy Heather is Chief Wiggler, Farmer's Wife, Podcaster, and Giggler.
    • “ I was recording the latest Wiggly Ad's for Sunshine Radio today and Judas Priest were next door... practising.”
    • @Dothegreenthing
    • Do the Green Thing
    • An inspiration feed of creative ideas to turn green living from something you ought to do to something that people want to do.
    • Bullying UK
    • @bullyinguk
    • BullyingUK the Nations Anti-bullying support and advice organisation
    • Bullying UK
    • 27,079 followers on Twitter 11K fans on facebook whenever someone creates a poster it generates a tweet
  • Getting Started
    • Be yourself
    • Be open & friendly
    • Share ideas
    • Ask for feedback
    • Act on feedback
    • Say thank you
    • Follow people you admire & see who they follow
    • Link to other media
    • Retweet interesting facts
    • Comment on issues
    • Don’t get hung up on numbers
    • Look at lists
    • HAVE FUN – it’s hard work but very worth while!!
  • Useful resources
      • A whole heap of stats and cunning thoughts on making the most of social media @equalman
      • Whole heap of useful resources and links and so on for social enterprises @clearlySo
      • Howard Lake’s valuable platform for all things fundraising @howardlake
  • The story of #twicket
    • @JohnPopham
    • “ Two random tweets on a Sunday afternoon led, 15 days later, to me standing getting sunburnt in a field, while around 4,500 people watched and listened to a village cricket match online.”
    • 2730 watched the live stream
    • 2.5 million saw Stephen Fry’s tweet
    • 29,000 search results
    • UK & international media coverage
    • Raised the issues of rural broadband & highlighted the benefits
    • Brenda is now a celebrity in her own right!!