Writing Contest

Organize a writing contest to collect original ideas from your followers. Essay, short story, poetry, opinion... You name it. Publish entries in a public gallery where viewers can read, comment, share, and vote for their favorites.

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Writing Contest

Organize a writing contest where users share an original essay, short story, poem, comment or caption. Collect entries with a customizable registration form, or capture comments from Twitter with your brand mention and campaign hashtag. Publish your writing competition entries in a public gallery.

Moderate user-generated content and publish it for viewers to read, comment, share, and vote. Design the registration form and gallery to match your branding. Pick a winner by public vote, jury, or random prize draw. Ideal for recipe contests, school challenges, and collecting user-generated content.

Main Features

  • Collect entries from Twitter or Instagram

    Collect entries from Twitter or Instagram

    Set up a campaign hashtag for your writing contest. When users post with your brand name and hashtag, their comments appear in the gallery. Try the demo

  • Share contest entries online

    Share contest entries online

    Display writing contest entries in a public gallery, with customizable design. Viewers can read, share, and vote for their favorites.

  • Select the winner

    Select the winner

    Filter participants and moderate your writing contest entries, then pick a winner. Choose via public vote, jury, or random prize draw.

  • Add photos and videos

    Add photos and videos

    Give users the option to illustrate their writing contest entries with an image or video. The gallery display will adjust automatically.

  • Fraud Control System

    Fraud Control System

    Comprehensive fraud control system with 11 security controls to monitor the writing contest and prevent invalid votes. Check the Fraud Index to evaluate individual participants.

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Register now to create, edit and publish your writing contest.


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This Application is not available in Basic version


Premium $100 100 promotion

Ideal if you are looking for more advanced promotions than social media giveaways

  • Recommended for promotions with up to 10,000 entries.
  • Customizable registration form.
  • Automated email platform to contact participants and winners.
  • Customizable public gallery for competition entries.
  • Moderate contest entries and get real-time notifications.
  • Access to advanced statistics.
  • Collect entries from Twitter.
  • Premium Support.
White Label

White Label $250 250 promotion

The most complete version including all Premium functionalities, as well as:

  • Recommended for promotions with unlimited entries.
  • No reference to the Easypromos brand in your published promotion.
  • 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.
  • Recommended for large brands and agencies.
  • Premium Support.

Writing Contest Combine it with...

  • Distribute Coupon Codes

    Upload promotional codes to the contest app, and reward participants for their time.

  • Photo contest

    Give users the option to illustrate entries with photos or videos.

  • Video contest

    Give users the option of uploading videos to complement their entries.

  • Entry Form Giveaway

    Finish the promotion with a random grand prize draw.

  • Instant win

    Share instant, random prizes when users complete the registration form.

  • Survey

    Add a survey to your contest to learn more about your audience.

  • Knowledge Quiz

    Challenge participants with a quick quiz, just before they complete their entries.

  • Refer a friend

    Make your contest go viral by awarding extra prize draw entries when users refer a friend.

Complete features

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Case studies

Ortopedia Mimas
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Picking a winner by public vote

This brand asked users for their top motivation tips - then chose the winning comment by a popular vote.

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Resources and help


Follow this step-by-step tutorial to create your writing contest.

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Need ideas?

Check out this blog post full of inspiration and insider tips.

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Learn how to set up the contest gallery in mosaic format.

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