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Tell-A-Friend Drive

Invite yourself and your friends to the most widespread Sadaqah promotion service on the net, Allahu Akbar.

Invite them now!


Click on the icon and choose Email SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend ONLY 20 emails at a time. (the icon at the end of this post let you send more at a time, but only works with gmail).

Summary:
The goal of this drive is to invite 1000 strong to the mailing list.


عن عبدالله بن عباس ‏عن النبي ‏صلى الله عليه وسلم‏
‏قال‏: كل معروف صدقة ، و الدال على الخير كفاعله.
صحيح الجامع

“Every act of goodness is a sadaqah (charity) and the one who leads others to goodness is like the one who does it.” -Sahih Al-Jami’a

Here is what happens when a brother put this on his gmail status:

I am Fahim from San Jose, Ca. A friend of mine had kept his status message as “helping http://halfdate.com to get 366 more subscribers to its mailing list.”
I just felt like going ahead and joining it, so that both of us earn some blessings.” -Fahim, San Jose

Goal: Invite 1000 people to join HalfDate mailing list

Deadline: March 31, 2009

Action:

  1. Join the mailing list if you haven’t
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  3. Really cool, mashaAllah tabarakaAllah. It let you login to your email and select your friends (it doesn’t store your password and the service is from a reputable company, in-sha-Allah), it also let you post to social networking sites (Facebook, MySpace, …). Click on the icon and choose Email SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend ONLY 20 emails at a time. (the icon at the end of this post let you send more at a time, but only works with gmail).
  4. Add “I’m helping http://halfdate.com/currentdrive to get 500 more members to join its mailing list. Please subscribe!” to your email signature, away message, facebook status, twitter, or any other outlets you have
  5. Post a comment sharing with the rest of HalfDaters what you did

Progress:

Interesting Highlights:

  1. An noticeable sign ups, ma-sha-Allah tabaraka-Allah, from Brooklyn, NY and Orange County, CA in the US. As for other countries, a noticeable new HalfDaters are from the UAE and India
  2. Many people signed up because of seeing the link on their friend’s Facebook status
  3. Baitul Salaam of GA offered to send it to their list
  4. Al Amaanah of TX offered to send it to their list
  5. We’ve sent out this tracking link http://cli.gs/HalfDate-tell-a-friend, which redirect to this current drive, and people from the following countries have clicked. Check if your country is is highlighted in red (Click on the map to enlarge)

    traffic_map_march_25_2009

A Facebook user’s status

facebook status

May Allah reward you for spreading the word.

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  • furqan

    MashaAllah, may the Almighty bless our efforts with success in this world and the next, ameen

  • Rahmah

    As-Salaamu ‘Alaikum.

    I posted a bulletin on MySpace.

  • Abu Omar

    Posted a link on my gmail status

  • muslimengineer

    Posted a link on my gmail and facebook status. Also twittered about this current drive.

    May Allah add Barakah to these efforts and help us work towards spreading acts of goodness. Aameen

  • http://www.myspace.com/salafi_sista Salafi_Sista

    Salaam alaykum. I always post your up”dates” [pun intended] on my Facebook [Maryam Ali] and my MySpace [salafi_sista]. The best way we help each other is ummah to ummah – one on one!

    Ma’salaam.
    {{Maryam}}

  • Muslim

    I’ve posted on Twitter, Facebook, and used that tell-a-friend thingie.

  • Anony Money

    MashaAllah…TabarakAllah!! Counting till ZERO.

  • http://www.mwcsg.org Umm Junayd

    Posted on my Facebook and did the Tell a Friend thingy, ma sha Allah tabarakAllah a great idea.

  • http://ramizarahman.multiply.com ramiza

    As salamualaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh

    Insha Allah, Halfdate.com will meet its target.

    Posted in Multiply.com ,muslim group in Multiply and Orkut.

    wasalaam
    ramiza, singapore

  • Sis Sajida

    Asalam Alaikum,

    I joined! And invited 3 friends, hope i’ve helped.

  • http://halfdate.com admin

    Baitul Salaam Testimonial:

    I can send to my list through my email addresses of just over 50K. I am praying for halfdate.com it is a great way to serve Allah and meet new people. We have gained a few new consistent donors being associated with you.

    May Allah continue to bless te halfdate.com concept.

    ma salaam
    Hadayai

  • brother

    I used your “tell a friend” tool to post it on Technocrati, Twitter, Delicious, and Facebook.

    May Allah help and accept

  • muslimah

    salam…i told some of my friends!

  • http://the-written-voice-lsl.blogspot.com/ Le-Ann Mariamlelue

    Great idea mashaAllah

  • Angela Ishaq

    As Salaamu Alaikum, ! Have forwarded it to friends and posted on facebook. Masha’Allah a great idea. Wa Salaam

  • Anonymous

    Excellent initiatvie….alhamdulillah,keep the momentum going!

  • http://halfdate.com/about a brother

    I told my friends to help and put the link on their gmail status

  • http://www.baitulsalaam.net Hadayai

    As Salaamu Alaikum,

    I can’t enough good about halfdate.com. I am telling everyone, insh’Allah.

    ma salaam

  • http://www.angelfire.com/ar2/ladybuggin UmmAbdurrahman

    Assalaamu alaikum…

    I used the “tell a friend” to email my friends and family who aren’t on HalfDate yet. Looking to see who joins the list!

    Keep up all your hard work, and may Allah reward you!

  • Ash

    salaams…anything that is done sincerely in a good cause, in the name of Allah shall succeed…inshaAllah…furthermore, as moslems & brothers & sisters, we should all unite, work on our deen & towards jannah…lets help each other out & may we all be in the right path…making dua & praying for all our brothers & sisters…may Allah bless us all…Ameen…

  • Anisa

    Asalaamu Alaaikum
    BarakAllahu Feekum, insha’Allah you reach the 500

  • http://www.facebook.com/pages/HalfDatecom/16172094035 Facebook addict

    I’ve bought an ad for HalfDate on Facebook. Hope that helps.

  • http://hal786.wordpress.com hal786

    Assalamualaikum
    i’ll inshallah put it on my blog later on but lol i got my exams and stuff now soo maybe like later on yh i might do it in a week or a month or a yr but inshallah i’ll try to do it LOL

  • http://halfdate.com/about a brother

    I started to ask my friends personally on the chat, instead of emailing them.

    If they give me permission, I’ll add them to the list :P

  • Sharjeel

    Found this through Al-Ammanah, pretty cool.

  • Djabr

    i heard from al amaanah about this

  • http://alamaanah.wordpress.com alikhlas

    Referred by Al Amaanah, and referred other from Al Amaanah, alhamdulillah.

  • http://www.alamaanah.com/ RimzaAW

    I heard about it from Al Amaanah, Alhamdulillah!

  • alina

    i heard of this website through Al Amaanah. mashallah.

  • Ibtisam

    masha’Allah ,more members!! (y) :D

    thats an achievement!