Tweet to Win: 15 Twitter Contests Listed – Hurry up!

Twitter has been used in many ways as an excellent platform for marketing and promotion. Twitter contests emerged to be one of the simplest and most efficient means for companies and brands to promote their products. They are usually entered with a simple tweet, one that gives the participants a chance to win a prize, from iPhones to $10 cash. Tweets serve as a viral element for the contest holder to promote his/her services, the better the prize offered the better chance for the promoter’s message to reach more people.

There are many Twitter contests out there, we did some search and brought you a list of 15 contests that offers some really cool prizes! You don’t want to miss that!

1. Win an awesome Alienware laptop and a year’s worth of free Antivirus Pro 2010 security protection!

To enter, simply follow @Panda_Security on Twitter and tweet their #PandaGiveaway tweet. Ends October 31st, 2009.

Win an Alienware laptop!

Win an Alienware laptop!

2. Win 30 guitars in 30 days via Twitter

Ends November 5th, 2009.

14 Funny Twittering Gadgets from The Future (a fun post)

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It was both fun and interesting to research and write down a list of the current available twittering objects, appliances and animals. Some of them had us impressed (very impressed!), others made us laugh, while some made us wonder: how would our future be like when other objects ride the wave and carry on the trend of non-human twittering?

So, here at Thoughtpick, we decided to come together, sit down and let our wide imagination run loose  in order to come up with a list of what we think would be funny future Twitter gadgets. We urge you to keep reading this post and prepare yourself for a good laugh! Don’t forget to share with us any funny thoughts you might have :)

1. Tweeting Toilet:

Tweeting Toilet!!

Tweeting Toilet!!

It can sure be useful for medical diagnosis but it can also be fun tracking other people’s delivering *habits*! It will track duration and weight of… delivery – for the lack of a better term -

@DiaherraX  just had a 6 minute 20 seconds long dump, weighing 316 grams!

@DumpTracker (no offense @TrendTracker) would also  keep score of today’s heaviest dump!

@DumpTracker: And today’s biggest dump was by @ILoveBurgerKing at 1.2 kg

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Did Your Twitter Tweet Count Suddenly Drop? Twitter Bug?

Did Your Twitter Tweet Count Suddenly Drop? Twitter Bug?

If your number of updates count dropped too, sign your name below and how much you dropped, maybe Twitter will notice and fix it ASAP!

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Is Twitter Abandoning Their 140-characters limit?

Is Twitter Abandoning Their 140-characters limit?

Tweet longer than 140 characters!

I just posted a 232 tweet on Twitter.com in one post! Is it a bug or a new upcoming feature of Twitter?

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13 Viral Twitter and Flash Games Analyzed!

13 Viral Twitter and Flash Games Analyzed!

Beat My Tweet on Twitter

ThoughtPickers dived into the world of simple viral games – mostly twitter and flash based games –. We played, researched, and investigated... but mostly played ;) ...

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