If you have not experienced Alice.com you should. I found it through an article I had read recently and just started using their service. For those who have not gone to the site yet, they are an online grocery store with no perishable items. I just purchased razors, shampoo and soap. These items will be delivered to my home next week. The goal is to shorten my time at the grocery store and only purchase items that will spoil while using Alice.com to fill all of the other needs I have, mainly keeping me clean and groomed. That isn’t the reason for this BLOG post, it is a Tweet I received today from Alice.com that has prompted this post; Tweet – “alice
- Deadline is approaching to win a Mac book from Alice! Check it out - http://bit.ly/Kvtu0
”. A sweet and simple post, but it was enough to grab my attention. Once I got to the page, http://blog.alice.com/2009/10/01/announcing-free-samples-win-a-mac-book/comment-page-9/#comment-31440
, they asked everyone to let their friends and family know about the free offers along with a chance to win a MAC Book. If you are looking to start a viral campaign that will get people to help spread the word, dangle a carrot in front of them. Did I do it? You bet……
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