How to Run a Giveaway That Increases Your Sales and Grows your Business

How to Do a Giveaway that Increases Sales + Small Prize Ideas

There’s nothing quite like the thrill of winning a prize. You experience that special, lucky feeling — and positive will for the company that ran the contest.

Consumers aren’t the only party that benefits from a giveaway. Companies can use giveaways as a fantastic opportunity to increase their sales.

It can seem counterintuitive, but businesses can reap many financial benefits by giving products or services away for free.

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How to Engage Subscribers in Giveaways with Actions

Time and time again, social media contests and giveaways have proven to be one of the most engaging channels of communication that a business can utilize; it is a great way for attracting attention and drawing in a new audience, and a perfect way to drive the actions which matter most to you and your business.

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How to use Giveaways to increase your reach and, of course, profit?

Growing your business nowadays can seem like a lot of work and usually, it is. In many cases, it takes more than a couple of months to speed up your business, to improve your reach and to generate more leads.  Running a contest or promotional giveaway is a great way to connect with your customers … Read more How to use Giveaways to increase your reach and, of course, profit?

How to Run a Twitter Giveaway: Everything You Need to Know

How to Do a Twitter Giveaway: Everything You Need to Know

Twitter is a powerful social media platform. Besides its function as a tool to spur social change, it has also completely altered the way businesses engage with their customers. Enter: the Twitter giveaway. Even Forbes recognizes the power of Twitter when it comes to increasing sales for small-sized and medium-sized businesses. According to Forbes, more than … Read more How to Run a Twitter Giveaway: Everything You Need to Know

Your WordPress Contest Plugin Generated Followers — Now What?

Your WordPress Contest Plugin Generated Followers - Now What

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?

Must-Know Legal Contest Rules For Running an Online Giveaway

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Thinking about running a giveaway for your next marketing campaign? We don’t blame you. When implemented thoughtfully, social media contests and sweepstakes can still make for a winning strategy. One that works to build awareness, strengthen an email list, and increase your brand’s potential for going viral. And while launching an online contest and watching … Read more Must-Know Legal Contest Rules For Running an Online Giveaway

Giveaway Promotion Ideas: Using Partnerships to Expand Your Reach

Giveaway Promote Ideas

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

How to Design a Successful Business Giveaway Promotion Plan

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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