Promote your business with giveaways


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Promoting your brands online should not be that hard. Here is an easy way to increase your social media presence and customer engagement.

Rafflecopter provides an easy yet practical way of doing incentivized campaigns to boost your online following (works for retaining existing followers too!)

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Promote your business with giveaways

  2. 2. Why should I do giveaways on my site/FB Page? <ul><li>Adds a fun element to browsing and promoting your page </li></ul><ul><li>Keeps customers/fans/followers engaged </li></ul><ul><li>Makes their visits to your page exciting </li></ul><ul><li>-Running a contest on Facebook is a powerful way to   generate buzz, increase engagement, boost your fan count and build your email list. </li></ul><ul><li>Socialmediaexaminer </li></ul>
  3. 3. Why Rafflecopter? <ul><li>It’s FREE! Lol! </li></ul><ul><li>Very user friendly </li></ul><ul><li>Widget based so just copy and paste to any platform (FB frames/Wordpress/Your own site) </li></ul><ul><li>Includes an admin module for easier moderation and editing </li></ul><ul><li>Did I mention IT’S FREE? </li></ul>
  4. 4. PART I: Creating the Widget <ul><li>Well before you can create the widget you should register to first </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Go ahead and create your account, you will have to log back in to the website to create other giveaways and manage existing ones too! </li></ul>PART I: Creating the Widget
  6. 6. <ul><li>Now let’s start creating the widget! </li></ul><ul><li>Click on the +NEWGIVEAWAY option on the menu bar on top </li></ul><ul><li>As you can see I already started some so my screen shows me the old ones and the current running giveaway (you can always run multiple giveaways at any given time) </li></ul>PART I: Creating the Widget
  7. 7. <ul><li>Now you can fill out the form to complete the details of the giveaway. </li></ul><ul><li>I will discuss each component later so hang tight. </li></ul>PART I: Creating the Widget
  8. 8. <ul><li>Let’s start with the top three options. </li></ul><ul><li>The top box gives you the option to copy details from a promo that was finished already. </li></ul><ul><li>The second box let’s you name your giveaway (this is for organizational purposes only and will not show on the widget) </li></ul><ul><li>Third box is where you can put prizes they will get. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You can put as many prizes that you want. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can also define the quantity of each item </li></ul></ul>PART I: Creating the Widget
  9. 9. <ul><li>On the “how people can enter box”, there are already predefined options that would let people earn an entry to the raffle (see options on the dropdown list) </li></ul><ul><li>You will decide how many entries the “action” would merit for. </li></ul>PART I: Creating the Widget
  10. 10. <ul><li>Now let’s discuss each option one by one </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Leave a Blog Post Comment option enables you to create a question that your respondents can answer, you can validate it on the moderator page </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The tweet a message option allows you to ask your fans to tweet about the promo. They will be asked to provide the URL of their tweet (detailed instructions here: ) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The follow a twitter user option, is pretty explanatory. You’ll be allowed to supply your twitter username in the field. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The like a facebook page us pretty much the same as twitter the only difference is it’s your facebook URL that you will be supplying. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Choose your own option section allows you to add an “Action” of your own, which you can supply with your own validation method (such as asking fans to send you a screenshot or provide a URL for proof) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>For a full video tutorial vist this link: </li></ul></ul>PART I: Creating the Widget
  11. 11. <ul><li>Now all you have to do is to set the length of the promo (The time is always EST by the way) </li></ul><ul><li>Add your TERMS and CONDITIONS </li></ul><ul><li>And click on GET WIDGET to get the embed script! </li></ul>PART I: Creating the Widget
  12. 12. PART II Embedding the script <ul><li>After clicking on the GET WIDGET all you need to do is to copy it and paste it to where you want it to appear. </li></ul><ul><li>You can use it on your custom FB landing page or on your blog/website. </li></ul><ul><li>If you don’t have a custom FB page here’s how you can create one using IWIPA: </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Your widget should look like this (this can be viewed on the preview section of the EMBED screen): </li></ul>WIDGETS IN ACTION This one’s already done This one’s still active
  14. 14. ANNOUNCING THE WINNER <ul><li>All you have to do is log back in to </li></ul><ul><li>Go to the MODERATE tab </li></ul><ul><li>Click on ADD a WINNER </li></ul><ul><li>Verify the winner (more info here ) </li></ul><ul><li>Click on Announce! </li></ul>
  15. 15. THANK YOU! <ul><li>Go to </li></ul><ul><li>Or visit </li></ul>FOR ADDITIONAL INFO