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18 November 2017 05:01 (South Africa)

Virgin America offers free flight to influential tweeters

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Virgin America has partnered with Klout, an analytics service that tracks users' influence on Twitter, to offer free flights to influential tweeters in Toronto. Those who accepted the offer were not required to tweet about or otherwise comment on the trip (although we're pretty sure Virgin America would love the lucky tweeters to put a good word in). Starbucks has held a similar promotion in the past. Just another reason why Twitter is taking over the world. Read more: Mashable

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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