Twitter Advertising or American Express Deals
1. Would you use Twitter Advertising to promote your business?
To get folks to try Twitter’s advertising,American Express will offer $100 in free Twitter advertising to the first 10,000 eligible card members and merchants that register.
The only requirement is you need to be a cardholder of American Express and/or you need to be an American Express merchant. Once you sign-up you need to Follow American Express on Twitter.
There is also a short questionnaire: How you conduct your business (brick & mortar or online); which type of online advertising you have used in the past (online banners, Google Adwords, Facebook advertising); and the source of your customers (local, national, international).
You’ll then receive a direct message to your Twitter account from American Express in the next couple of weeks explaining next steps.
If your audience hangs out on Twitter and you are interested in testing Twitter advertising, this may be a perfect opportunity for you to do so for free. Go ahead and check out the link below.
2. Do you like deals?
If you’re not interested in using Twitter to market your business, but you are a cardholder of American Express you may be interested in cashing in on some of the deals being offered through the tie-in. For a limited time, you can sync your eligible American Express Card with Twitter to get special offers for restaurants, retail stores and more.
Here’s what you need to do…
* Head over to sync your eligible American Express Card with Twitter
* Tweet the special offer #hashtags to load exclusive card member offers directly to your Card
* Snag an automatic statement credit when you make a qualified purchase in store or online with your synced Card
Feel free to share this with other American Express merchants and cardholders and let me know if either of these offers is of value to you in the comments section below.