Writing Contest

Organize a writing contest to collect original ideas from your followers, such as essays, short stories, poetry, or opinions. Publish entries in a public gallery where viewers can read, comment, share, and vote for their favorites. Boost brand awareness and engagement, and share the user-generated content on your social media to increase customer loyalty. Export the contact details of the participants for future marketing campaigns.

Obtain UGC for promotional purposes!

Writing Contest

Main features

  • 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.

  • 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

    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

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

  • 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.

Available in the following subscription plans:

  • <strong>Premium</strong> Plan

    Premium Plan

    $199USD/month

     

    • Limited to 10,000 participants per promotion.
    • Easypromos branding visible.
    • Customize default template with your own wording and images.
    • 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.
    • Collect entries from Twitter.
    • Access to advanced statistics.
  • White Label Plan

    White Label Plan

    $399USD/month

    Premium version, plus:

    • Limited to 50,000 participants per promotion. Contact us for more than 50,000.
    • 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 big brands and agencies.
    • Priority support.

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

Case studies

Resources and help

  • Tutorial

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

  • Need ideas?

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

  • Advanced

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

Frequently asked questions