With HelpAttack!, you can easily build donations and awareness for your cause with #hashtag on Twitter. Just ask your supporters to give a small amount – even just a penny – each time a certain tag is mentioned. Each person can set their own limit, of course, in case your tag gets mentioned a million times. In essence, your campaign is saying:
“Let’s provide a real incentive for people to use this hashtag and raise awareness for the cause. If a bunch of you give a little bit, it adds up and really helps!”
Why do a #hashtag campaign with HelpAttack!?
- Donors can participate by using the hashtag, or by giving, or both!
- Pledges promote use of the #hashtag, driving awareness, creating pledges, driving awareness… a virtuous cycle.
- Most Twitter users know about #hashtags and will recognize when you use one.
- Events, conferences, TV shows, movies, news stories, and other cultural waves have hashtags. It’s easy to work with existing tags to support your cause!