11DEC2018

How a small photography studio raised engagement – and charity funds

Posted in: Success cases

Social media can be a challenge, especially for small brands. How do you boost your profile, stand out from the competition, and stay true to your values at the same time? Here’s how Unique Underdogs got thousands of views, visits, and comments for their brand-new social media profiles, while raising funds for their favorite charity.

07DEC2018

How to host a social media giveaway for bloggers and influencers
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Posted in: Digital marketing

If you’re a blogger, vlogger, or influencer, then you know how important engagement is. But did you know that one of the most powerful ways to increase engagement is to host a social media giveaway? Here’s how to get more followers, comments, and email sign-ups than ever before.

04DEC2018

Which type of Instagram hashtag contest is right for you?
Instagram hashtag contests

Posted in: Applications for Instagram

Until now, Instagram allowed developers to collect user-generated content with just a hashtag. But on 11th December 2018, that’s set to change. (Click here to learn why.) Easypromos has already created new apps, so you can run your Instagram hashtag contest without missing a beat. Read on to hear about all the options on offer.

03DEC2018

How to share prizes with a lucky Instagram roulette

Posted in: Business news

Brands are always looking for new, fun, and original ways to liven up their social media. And according to a study by Epsilon Technologies, the most successful way to do that is with giveaways. Prize draws have won more than 1.6 million interactions online (31% of the total), by far the most successful type of content for individual profiles on Instagram.

26NOV2018

6 success stories for multi-network social media giveaways
multi-network social media giveaways

Posted in: Applications,Success cases

The world of social media is getting bigger – and marketers are spreading their ad investment across more networks than ever before. Let’s take a look at how multi-network social media giveaways can help, with 6 success stories from 6 different retail sectors.

23NOV2018

12 Days of Christmas Giveaways for this Season of Good Cheer

Posted in: Events

Christmas: season of goodwill, generosity, and gifts. Consumers start their Christmas shopping as early as October, and more than 60% of UK shoppers will begin their search online. Here are 5 brands that got online followers, leads, and sales, with 12 days of Christmas giveaways.

07NOV2018

Hashtags on Instagram are changing: what you need to know
Instagram hashtag contests Instagram API

Posted in: Applications for Instagram

On 30th January of 2018, Facebook announced a change to the Instagram API, coming up on December 11th. The API is the tool which allows apps to collect photos or videos with a specific hashtag from public Instagram profiles. We use it, for example, in Instagram hashtag contests. But that tool is about to be disabled. Here’s what you need to know.

05NOV2018

Marketo: How to connect new leads with your CRM
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Posted in: Digital marketing

Contests are indisputably an excellent method of obtaining new leads. But what happens next? You want to make leads work for you, while giving customers a good experience and following best practices for privacy and data protection. If you still haven’t linked your leads from online contests to Marketo,​ keep reading!

30OCT2018

5 tips to create impressive images for Instagram giveaways
How to create images for Instagram giveaways

Posted in: Business news

Instagram has become a juggernaut of digital marketing. But in an increasingly crowded market, how do you stand out? How do you get followers to engage? The answer is exciting, dynamic visuals. Here are 5 expert tips to create attention-grabbing images for Instagram giveaways.