Stepping onto a train back in January, I had an idea – a raffle that uses a tweet as currency to pay for a ticket. After extensive research, I was surprised to find that nobody had done it before. I got that feeling that said, ‘You might just have something here.’ So I set about building one for myself.
Fast-forward six months to Thursday 6th June and Twombolr is just about to launch, with Bestival hosting the world’s first Twitter-powered raffle. I took a moment to reflect on how I’d got here.
To develop the platform I worked with a small team of London-based creatives. Graduate designer Son Emirali worked with me on the brand identity, before I partnered with creative technologist Mike Farrow to build the website. Read More