Last weekend, the #ALDubEBForLove hashtag made it to the Top Twitter Trending Topics reaching an all-time Philippine record of 26M tweets. That’s 43,000 tweets per minute during last weekend’s social moments.
Today, netizens, mostly fans of ALDub, will surely try and attempt to break that record.
The next Twitter party have been brewing over the week with another milestone in the ALDub story as Maine is headed to the Eat Bulaga studio to visit Alden–an announcement that immediately sent netizens abuzz on October 1, Thursday.
To allow more Filipinos to join the live, public conversations on Twitter, TNT, the value brand of Philippine mobile services leader Smart Communications, has launched an Unli Twitter promo, which gives its 28 million subscribers and ALDub fans nationwide unlimited Twitter access valid for one whole day for just 2 pesos.
TNT subscribers with an active subscription to either the Alden15 or the Maine30 load can register to the Unli Twitter promo starting October 3, Saturday, by simply texting T2 to 4545.
Upon successful registration, subscribers may sign in to their Twitter account to get live updates and chime in with their own reactions instantly using the fan-made official hashtag for one whole day.
— Eat Bulaga (@EatBulaga) September 26, 2015
“Aldub is a global phenomenon on Twitter and shows how our platform as the social soundtrack to TV has really connected Filipinos who love a good love story,” said Rishi Jaitly, vice president of Media, Asia Pacific and Middle East, Twitter. “We can’t wait to see if the live, public Aldub conversation can set global records by uniting their passionate fans, the nation and the world on Twitter.”
“It is amazing how the Aldub story on TV has become a shared experience that spills over to Twitter on a daily basis, where passionate fans converge and express their sentiments in real time,” said Evelyn Jimenez, Prepaid Marketing Head of Smart Communications.
“With this special promo, TNT and Twitter will enable more fans to join the social TV conversation and show their support for TNT endorsers Alden and Maine – in another big Twitter celebration this weekend.
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