virally markets with Twitter, rewards tweeters

05 Nov 2009

Amazon has launched part two of its Twitter-enabled viral marketing campaign, this time affiliating those who tweet about its products, and rewarding them monetarily.

Earlier this year TechFlash reported that Amazon was giving customers a button to tweet Amazon product pages with a short ‘amzn’ URL. Now the viral marketing and Twitter-enabled sales tactic is more direct, with those who t

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Sharon Hill

Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.