October 19, 2017
contest

Why You Need Good Prize Rules From the Start

Ask almost any company that’s tried it, and they’ll be quick to tell you that running a contest for your business can bring some real payoffs. More customers, better brand awareness, and higher sales numbers can all be the result of a solid promotion, but making that contest happen can be difficult. Among the aspects […]
October 17, 2017
social media

Thinking Social Media for Your Next Contest? These Three Tips Can Help

Social media platforms are a great place to launch a contest because of their inherent shareability. They’re just so social! If you haven’t yet tried a social media contest, though, you may be a bit leery of where and how to get started. These tips can help. Choose a Creative Prize: This is one of […]
October 12, 2017
opt-in

The Starting Place You Need For Any Successful Contest

Deciding to run a contest can mean great things for your company. It’s a marketing option few want to pass up. Before you decide to run your next promotion, though, there’s one step you absolutely cannot overlook – setting a goal. What Will Your Goal Be? The objective of any contest is to get people […]
October 10, 2017
contest

How Long Should Your Contest Run?

As you design a contest, one of the toughest questions you’ll come up against is exactly how long the promotion itself should run. If you’re like most companies, you’ve seen contests run for a few days, a few weeks, or even a few months. Designing your timeline is key to ensuring you get the interaction […]
October 3, 2017

Sweepstakes Compliance Becomes Essential

September 14, 2017
Contests

Safety First!

Contests are a great way to market your company, but almost anyone will tell you that you have to obey state and federal laws while you’re holding that contest. What you may not know is that if you don’t obey the laws involved, it could become a serious problem for your company. A Costly Example […]