So, you’ve run your WordPress contest legally with a solid WordPress contest plugin and had great giveaway prizes that connect with your target market. In doing so, you’ve also generated piles of strong leads and thick email lists. Great! The question now is: what do you do with the results of a successful WordPress contest? … Read more Your WordPress Contest Plugin Generated Followers — Now What?
In the rush to spend money on social media advertising and content marketing, many companies have forgotten the incredible power of combining exciting prize ideas and promotional products with giveaways. According to a study by the Advertising Specialty Institute, most people hold on to promotional products for an average of eight months. That’s eight months … Read more Grow Your Business with Contests: Rocking Giveaway Prize Ideas
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I recently launched a contest of sorts that I called “The Blogsmith Freelance Success Grant”. At stake for the winner: a $1000 cash grant, monthly coaching calls, and access to an online course that I created. In exchange, I asked entrants to answer the question, “How would $1000 change your freelance business?” in a minimum … Read more Giveaway Promotion Ideas: Using Partnerships to Expand Your Reach
If you own a business, it’s worth considering a promotional giveaway or contest in addition to your existing marketing strategy. Promotional giveaways have proven to be an effective marketing strategy that can help businesses grow by increasing brand awareness, generating more leads, and potentially increasing sales. The challenge around running a successful giveaway is making … Read more How to Design a Successful Business Giveaway Promotion Plan