by Jonathan Vatner | September 08, 2010

Twitter logoBy investing a little time in Twitter, you can develop a strong following of people interested in your organization. Tweet out an open invite to them for a TweetUp, a face-to-face event attended by your followers and anyone else they in turn invite. These informal (and low-budget) events can grow support for a charitable cause or political campaign -- anything with a policy of "the more, the merrier." Thanks to Tracy M. Leaman, founder of Events to a T, based in Washington, D.C. (, for the idea.