Contests

  • 7 Ways to Run Better Social Media Contests in 2017

    … reasons work for you and build your value, you might have to adapt some of the tactics you may have used until now. How your contests need to evolve These methods can help your contests become even more powerful in 2017 and beyond: Offer more experiential prizes: Tangible, immediate prizes–such as gift cards or a free iPad–can be attractive…

    AllFacebookin Social- 17 readers -
  • Here Are the Getty Images Instagram Grant Winners

    … burned for just over 100 years in mineral-rich Jharia. Girma Berta (@gboxcreative) resides in Addis Ababa and uses his iPhone to capture the vibrant color and grunge of street life in the capital of Ethiopia. Girma’s project, Moving Shadows, showcases local street scenes against backdrops of color. Honorable mentions went to Daro Sulakauri (@darosulakauri) from The Republic of Georgia; Ako Salemi (@f64s125) from Tehran, Iran; and Andrew Quilty (@andrewquilty), an Australian photographer based in Afghanistan. …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 24 readers -
  • Attracting the Next Generation of Travelers

    … offer a way to engage. That’s where contests come in. In some ways, social media is the ideal arena for contests, which is why you’ll see giveaways on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. One great contest idea is to ask young travelers who have already stayed at your hotel to write you a review on a hotel rating site and post a screenshot…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook Twitter- 12 readers -
  • A Comprehensive Facebook Ads Checklist to Increase Email Acquisition

    … drive, you must consider a number of factors that often vary by industry vertical, including Creative refresh (click-through rates and conversions can drop drastically after running the same creative to the same audiences for more than one week. A creative refresh can keep your ads performing), test timing (look at when an ad performs the best…

    AllFacebookin Facebook Twitter- 26 readers -
  • What is Growth Hacking? Here are 15 Examples

    … to convert with additional context around the transaction or even an offer. Host Contests – We’re launching some contests soon with Hellowave, a robust platform with proven, templated contests that run across your site and social sites. Build an Exclusive Community – This one takes work, but if you can convert your audience into a community, you’ve…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 33 readers -
  • 7 Tips for Hosting a Successful Social Media Contest

    … Getting the word out about your brand can be challenging, especially in an overpopulated social media landscape. You’ll often find that unless you can grow your follower base, your messages are consistently limited to people who already know about you. A contest encourages those followers to spread the word about your products or services…

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  • How to Prevent Fraud in Your Next Online Contest

    … We’re going to be launching the first of many contests soon to attract more visitors to our email newsletters. While we have extensive development resources, there’s no way we’re going to be developing the contest ourselves. We’re going to utilize Hellowave, a contest provider online. Why? The primary reason: Fraud I’ll be honest and totally…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 22 readers -
  • Twitter Helps Its Muslim Users Celebrate Ramadan

    … and close to iftar times, @ramadhan will hold quizzes with daily, weekly and grand prizes, too. The partners who are joining in this collaboration are religious leader KH Abdullah Gymnastiar (@aagym), motivator Mario Teguh (@marioteguh), culinary expert Bondan Winarno (@PakBondan), online cooking television Kokiku TV (@KokikuTv), Masak TV (@MasakTV…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Twitter- 14 readers -
  • Instagram Sets ‘Water in Motion’ Contest for Cannes Lions

    … The contest Instagram is running for this year’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is all wet. The Water in Motion contest, announced in an Instagram for Business blog post, is seeking videos of three to 60 seconds in length focused on water. Instagram said 10 finalists will have their videos featured at the Instagram Water…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 23 readers -
  • Running a Social Contest in 2016: What’s Changed

    … I did a search recently to find some good information about running a social contest. The latest post I found through Google search was an article from July 2014, and most of the articles I found were from 2011 or 2012. That’s about 30 years ago in internet years. But seriously, digital marketing has evolved a great deal in the past five years…

    Inside Facebookin Social Google Facebook Twitter- 30 readers -
  • FbStart Apps of the Year Entries Now Being Accepted

    … By David Cohen on Apr. 4, 2016 - 10:00 AM Entries are now being accepted for the second annual FbStart Apps of the Year competition, and they are due May 12 at noon PST. The social network announced in a blog post that the grand-prize winner will receive $50,000 in cash and $50,000 in Facebook ad credits, with four additional developers…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 17 readers -
  • Getty Images Instagram Grant Entries Due April 12

    … Entries are now being accepted for the second annual Getty Images Instagram Grant contest, and they are due April 12. The visual communications giant received more than 1,200 entries from photographers in 109 countries last year, and three finalists took home $10,000 grants, along with mentorship opportunities from Getty Images photographers…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 18 readers -
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