Video Contest

Organize a video contest to collect user-generated content, collect new leads and increase brand awareness. Publish the entries in a public gallery and enable the voting system for more visits. Share the contest on your social media pages or embed it on your blog or website. Users can upload videos from Facebook, YouTube, Vimeo, Instagram or Twitter, or upload them directly from their mobile devices. Use multimedia content from your followers in your own marketing campaigns and digital promotions.

Obtain UGC for promotional purposes!

Video Contest

Video Contest main features

  • Compatible with all video formats

    Users can share videos from Youtube and Vimeo, upload from mobile devices and desktops, or connect their Twitter and Instagram accounts.

  • Collect entries from Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

    Set up a campaign hashtag and invite users to post their videos on Twitter or Instagram. The app will automatically add videos with your brand mention and hashtag to the public gallery. Users can also participate by filling out a registration form and uploading their videoTry DEMO

  • Unlimited storage space and bandwidth

    Enable the Video Hosting extension so that users can upload videos directly from their devices. Host and play videos with no maximum number of uploaded files or total number of supported views. More info

  • Pre-moderate video entries

    These can then be played, voted for, commented on and shared. Get real time notifications on new entries in your video competition, so you can pre-moderate and filter participants.

  • Select a winner

    Filter participants and weight the prize draw based on votes. Pick a winner by popular vote, judging panel, or random prize draw.

  • Fraud Control System

    Use our suite of 11 security controls to monitor and validate votes. Check the fraud index for each participant to make sure their participation is fair.

  • Save original videos in Dropbox

    Synchronize the app with your Dropbox account to save original video files instantly. Set up your YouTube channel to automatically repost video contest entries. More info

Video Contest is available in the following plans:

  • <strong>Premium</strong> Plan

    Premium Plan



    • Limited to 10,000 participants per promotion.
    • Easypromos branding visible.
    • Customize default template with your own wording and images.
    • Automated email platform.
    • Fully customizable registration form.
    • Third-party integrations.
    • Access to advanced statistics.
    • Pre-moderate of contest entries.
    • Dropbox extension (+ 49 EUR): Obtain all photos and videos in original resolution.
    • Video hosting extension (+ 99 EUR): Directly store and play videos uploaded by users from any device. *Dropbox extension included.
  • White Label Plan

    White Label Plan


    Premium version, plus:

    • Limited to 50,000 participants per promotion. Contact us for more than 50,000.
    • No Easypromos branding on the promotion microsite.
    • Create a single promotion in multiple languages.
    • Use your own domain name.
    • Developers: Use your own CSS styles, HTML and Javascript code.
    • Developers: Access to the API and Webhooks for real-time exporting of entries.
    • Dropbox extension (+ 49 EUR): Obtain all photos and videos in original resolution.
    • Video hosting extension (+ 99 EUR): Directly store and play videos uploaded by users from any device. *Dropbox extension included.
    • Recommended for big brands and agencies.
    • Priority support.

Combine Video Contest with

  • Distribute Coupon Codes

    Share and validate promotional codes online. Reward participants for registering in the video contest.

  • Writing Contest

    Ask participant to share titles, comments or captions for their video entries.

  • Photo Contest

    Accept video or photo entries, and collect titles and captions.

  • Entry Form Giveaway

    Finish the video contest with a random prize draw.

  • Instant Win

    Set up instant win prizes. Users find out if they've won a random prize when they complete registration.

  • Survey

    Add a survey to the video contest to learn more about your participants.

Complete features

Video Contest Case Studies

  • National talent competition

    Discover how the Great Canadian Sales Competition collects thousands of videos from student contestants in their annual sales challenge.

    Client: Sales Talent Agency

    Read complete case study
  • Give Patients a Voice

    The International Osteoporosis Fund gave a voice to patients with this crowdsourced video contest.

    Client: IOF

    Read complete case study

Video Contest: Resources and help

  • Tutorial

    Follow this step-by-step, illustrated tutorial to create your video contest.

  • Need ideas?

    Read this blogpost for inspiration and insider tips.

Frequently asked questions