Promotions and Give Aways

We are happy to present a couple of ways to take away value because you attended the 140 Character Conference in Des Moines.

Xoom Tablet Giveaway -

We will be having a drawing to give away a Xoom Tablet by Verizon.   To qualify for this giveaway, you need to do two things.

1. attend the conference in person

2. tweet “I have a 1 in 147 chance of winning a Xoom Tablet #vzwxoom at the #140confDM” one time.  (one entry per person)

Those are great odds of winning!  Speakers are not eligible for this drawing.  Only attendees!

Headway Theme Discount

Headway Theme is offering a 30% discount on all new sign ups for the next week.  Simply go to and use the code 140confDM30 when you purchase your theme!

Des Moines 140 Character Conference Has Gone Mobile!

Dear Attendees, 

This e-mail is to inform you that Des Moines 140 Character Conference has gone mobile using Guidebook!

We strongly encourage you to download our mobile guide to enhance your experience at Des Moines 140 Character Conference. You’ll be able to plan your day with a personalized schedule and browse exhibitors, maps and general show info.

The app is compatible with iPhones, iPads, iPod Touches and Android devices.

To get the guide, choose one of the methods below:

  1. Download ‘Guidebook‘ from the Apple App Store or the Android Marketplace
  2. Visit from your phone’s browser
  3. Scan the following image with your mobile phone (QR-Code reader required, e.g. ‘Red Laser’, ‘Barcode Scanner’)

The guide will be listed under the “download guides” section of the application.

See you at the event!

- Des Moines 140 Character Conference Team


Are you driving to the 140 in Des Moines?  There will be five lucky winners who will be helped out with a $50 gas card from Kum and Go!   We don’t take bribes, but we do love a good story.  Send us a good story about driving in Iowa — one of them will be chosen as the winner of a $50 gas card.  We’ll also share your story!  Email the story to Deb – debatdebworksdotcom

The other 4 cards?  They will go to 4 people – we just haven’t decided how to choose yet.  Stay tuned.