To support Shop Small and Small Business Saturday (#SmallBizSat) Twitter announced $1 million Free Ad credit for 10,000 small businesses in the US. In February, Twitter launched its Ad services for small businesses which can be used to promote tweets or promote accounts.
Since Twitter launched its advertising program small businesses thousands of U.S. business owners have used it not only to increase their followers but they also generated more sales by creating more awareness of their products or services through extending their tweets reach to a broader level.
Alter, a clothing store in Brooklyn drove sales through twitter by using promoted tweets, whereas a Bakeshop in Philadelphia named Whipped Bakeshop promoted its account to gain more followers over twitter resulting its reach to hundreds of new customers in couple of weeks only, according to a post by Twitter Advertising Blog.
To enjoy $100 Free Ad credits at Twitter.com check out your business eligibility by filling out a form here tweet.twitter.com/shopsmall before Dec 14th.