From The (Contest Queen)2016-12-26T21:46:41+00:00

From The (Contest Queen)

Who Said it Had to be Easy?

September 26th, 2018|

In Canada, by law, contests must have a No Purchase Entry option. No one said it had to be easy.  This clause is a perfect example of a sponsor making it far easier to garner [...]

A Century of Contesting

September 25th, 2018|

The marketing tactic of a company sponsoring a contest isn't new. I have sweepstakes books describing the how companies like Coca-Cola were spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on giveaways in the early 1900s! Therefore [...]

Sweepstakes Lesson Learned!

September 4th, 2018|

I received a winning email notification today. It looked odd, so I went back to the contest and read the rules. You think I would learn. Always read the rules BEFORE entering. They are not [...]

This is a Test, but YOU can WIN!

May 29th, 2018|

I love working with clients on improving their programs, platforms and giveaways.  I am helping It's About Shopping test their referral program and I can't do it alone. I need YOU to enter the contest [...]

Are You Missing Winning Notifications?

April 25th, 2018|

I saw this headline: ‘Overwhelmed’ Postal Carrier Hoarded 17,000 Pieces of Mail, Officials Say Geez! Then I read the article. There were two parts that stuck out at me: The carrier, Aleksey Germash, told investigators [...]

How To Win On Instagram

April 24th, 2018|

Watch the on-demand video of my Facebook Live on How to Win on Instagram. I show you step-by-step how to: post tag a sponsor tag a friend repost use hashtags search follow sponsors, friends, and [...]

Get Lucky with your Sweeps

April 21st, 2018|

You may remember years ago I had a podcast called With The Contest Queen. I stopped as life changes, technology changed and I was focused on other things. As my goal was to increase video [...]