One of the Indian mobile service provider Tata Docomo has recently unveiled a new initiative called TwittCom that would let GSM Pre-paid customers to recharge and activate a Value added service / application through Twitter just by mentions and hashtags.
Twittcom is the first ever tweet-based e-commerce platform that enables your Twitteractions to turn into transactions.
Tata DOCOMO TwittCom is –
- First-of-its-kind e-commerce initiative by a telecom company in the world.
- Tata DOCOMO GSM customers can recharge and activate services with use of #hashtags on Twitter.
In short Tata Teleservices Limited developed a new service, TwittCom Just tweet to recharge and activate Value Added Services.
For registration Tata Docomo customer need to follow the following steps.
- @tatadocomo #reg: will receive a pincode for number verification in SMS
- @tatadocomo #code: will get a twit regarding your registration process
For activating value added services the process is simple, a customer just needs to go to the handle (@tatadocomo) and key in #act#. They will get a tweet back confirming activation of the service.
This service can be used to activate GPRS packs, 3G packs and Value Added Services (VAS). Just visit Tata Docomo TwittCom help page tocheck the complete list of codes to activate these services.