Running a contest that connects to Facebook to get “likes” or “Shares” for your website may seem difficult, but it’s really not. If your website uses WordPress, a contest of this nature can be implemented with ease. There is a WordPress Plugin called Contest Burner that helps webmasters and bloggers add a contest to their website that connects with Facebook, Twitter and even YouTube.
The plugin generates a contest link for people so that it can keep track of who share’s your website or promotion.
Social Networking Professionals Weigh In: Just Spread the Word and We’ll Give You All Sorts Of Prizes!
With the explosion of social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook, Youtube and the millions of people actively participating, small businesses and marketing firms are catching wind that they can provoke activity and viral marketing through giving away highly desirable gadgets such as Ipads, for simply… spreading the word through contests.
Fortune 500 companies such as Coke or Burger King use contests to provoke engagement in their products, services and even brand.
Contest Burner is an online application that plugs-in easily with WordPress blogs or Facebook or any site, and allows individuals, small businesses and marketing firms a user-friendly application to manage and run viral online marketing contests.