Tweetaways is a service that allows you an easy way to pick a random winner for your next twitter contest or giveaway.
A few simple steps is all it takes to get started:
- You have to follow the Twitter id for them, @tweetaways and then you get a direct message back with a unique key for yourself.
- Send a tweet through their service with the a specific phrase
- Tweetaways watches the @reply and DM stream to you and strips duplicates out
- A random winner is then selected from the responses
This saves you a ton of time and seems that it makes it truly random in the eyes of the contestants.