21JAN2019

How to organize giveaways with collaborators, co-sponsors and brands
Giveaways with collaborators

Posted in: Business news

Social media giveaways are on the rise – especially with co-branding, sponsorship and influencer marketing in the mix. Here’s your guide to collaborative giveaways, using the new tool to invite and connect with collaborators.

17JAN2019

Giving a Voice to Osteoporosis Patients with the IOF Video Contest

Posted in: Success cases

Osteoporosis has been called a “silent disease”. But the International Osteoporosis Foundation is raising awareness with a patient-centred video contest.

07JAN2019

Delight your followers with a Valentine’s Day giveaway on Instagram
Valentine's Day giveaway on Instagram

Posted in: Applications,Applications for Instagram,Events

Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays that, from small beginnings, has spread across the world. It’s become a global celebration of love, romance, and togetherness. And it’s the perfect occasion to show your generosity and affection for your followers – with a Valentine’s Day giveaway on Instagram.

19DEC2018

8 Trends in Online Contests and Promotions that we’ll see in 2019

Posted in: Business news

We finished 2018 with some great news: brands are taking big steps forward in data security for contest participants, following the new data protection laws in the EU. And we’re seeing better quality contests and giveaways as a result. Check out our infographic for more 2019 trends in online contests, and scroll down for a detailed analysis.

12DEC2018

10 ways to add gamification to your photo contests with PhotoFun

Posted in: Applications

PhotoFun: it’s right there in the name. We created our latest product to add some extra fun to your photo contests. But there’s a lot more to it than emoji stickers and cute frames! Read on for 10 gamification ideas that will challenge, amuse, and entertain your followers.

07DEC2018

How to host a social media giveaway for bloggers and influencers
host a social media giveaway influencers bloggers vloggers

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.

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.

30NOV2018

5 contest ideas to brighten up your winter marketing campaigns

Posted in: Ideas for your website

There are plenty of reasons to include contests and online promotions in your winter marketing. Perhaps your brand has specialist winter products, such as winter sports gear, warm clothes, or healthcare. Perhaps you’re looking for a neutral theme to celebrate the holiday season. Or maybe, you just want to share some warmth with your customers in the dark, cold days of winter!

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.