Rewards Fuel's Contesting Blog

What’s NEW! (SLETTER)

We know you’re busy so we’re going to keep this short and sweet! We’ve created 3 new entry methods you can use for your next contest. Shopify Entry Ask your followers to review you on Shopify...

Fill Out a Form Entry

Looking to gather information from your followers or clients?  Ask your followers to fill out a form to enter your contest. How to set up your contest using ‘Form Entry’: Login to your Rewards Fuel account or...

Your Contest Statistics

Perhaps one of the most valuable tools you’ll have access to with your Rewards Fuel membership is the in depth statistics reports that come with each contest. You’ll have access to… The...

Review on Shopify to Enter Your Contest!

Have a Shopify store?  Want more product reviews? If you said yes and yes and you’re using Shopify’s review plugin, we have a new entry method for you! “Now you can ask your followers to...

How do Entry Points Work?

Adding entry points to your contest is a great way of prioritizing your entry methods and providing incentive to your contestants to enter your giveaway multiple times in a variety of different ways. The more...

Follow on Snapchat to Win!

Now you can grow your Snapchat following with Rewards Fuel! Ask your contestants to follow you on Snapchat to enter your contest, add incentive by assigning some points to your entry method and watch your...

6 Ways to Promote Your Contest

You’ve spent time perfecting the creation of your contest, and now it’s time to make your work pay off!  We’ve put together a short list of ways which you can drive results with your contest...

Publish your Contest to Facebook Page Tabs

We’ve added the ability to publish your contest to a Facebook page tab! To publish to one of your tabs, all we need is your permission to connect to your Facebook page. There is two ways you can set this...

#Hashtag Contests for Instagram: Create a Contest in just 5 Minutes!

Hashtag Contests for Instagram are here and we’re confident you’re going to love this easy to use, quick and powerful contest creator! Simply ask your contestants to upload a picture or video to...

Kittens and Contests FTW!

Congrats to our friends at Kittyo for running an incredibly successful contest!  The team created a great prize package for the cat lovers of the world with a variety of different items and the results were...

Why use Rewards Fuel?

Question: “I run my own contests on social media, so why do I need to do anything different?” Rewards Fuel can quadruple your results. We help you run contests that boost your social media channels...

Thanks MailChimp for Featuring us!

Well ain’t that something! Our friends at MailChimp recently highlighted us in one of their latest blog posts on featured integrations. “A giveaway or contest can be a great way to create a buzz...

Pre-Promote your Contest with Customer Sign-Ups

Before your contest starts we want to help you promote it and build anticipation for the start date.  Your contest creator includes a countdown clock which tells your audience when the contest begins and lets...

Send out Invitations to Enter your Contest

Now you can send out invitations to enter your contest! You have the option of importing email addresses one at a time or upload your list via a CSV file, plus you’ll have the ability to customize the...

Free Upgrade on Your Rewards Fuel Purchase!

***UPDATE**** Sale date has passed- but keep your eyes on this page for similar promotions in the next few months. Thanks for all the support and have fun contesting! Cheers, Rewards Fuel...

Thousands of Facebook Likes with One Contest

Want more likes on your Facebook Page? A contest can give you the boost you’re looking for.  One of our client’s Thousand Hills Golf Resort teamed up with some partners to give away a fantastic...

Upgrade Your Account by becoming a Zapier Beta Tester

Want to upgrade your account for free? Consider becoming a Rewards Fuel/ Zapier Beta tester. We’re excited to announce a new partnership with ZAPIER – the platform that allows you to “connect...

SurveyMonkey Entry via Zapier

Now you can ask your customers to fill out a survey to enter your contest! We love this entry method as it gives you vital information you need to improve your business, your customers have a chance to give...

Create SalesForce Leads with a Rewards Fuel Contest.

Now you can build your SalesForce database with Rewards Fuel! Our latest integration partner Zapier gives us endless options when it comes to creating entry methods that work for you, including building...

Add Offline Entries to Your Online Contest

Now you can quickly and easily import offline contestants into your contest, combining the best of both (online and offline worlds)  building momentum for your contest and reaching a new audience with street...

Entry methods

Simple and Effective Twitter Contest

Running a contest on social media can be a fun and an interactive way to strengthen relationships with current and potential customers while growing a new Twitter following. Contests come in different forms, and can be executed from any social...

Prioritize Your Contest Goals

We view contest entry methods as tools to help you achieve your goals. Just like you prioritize goals, we think you should be able to prioritize entry methods. The higher the priority of the marketing goal the higher the priority of the entry method...

Retweet Entry

Spread your message throughout the Twitterverse. Give your audience reason to retweet your message with Retweet entry. To create this entry all you need to do is to select or schedule a Tweet, add some entry points and you’re done! Select...

Effortless Entry

Effortless entry is a way for your audience to enter your contest for nothing.  What do we mean by nothing?  Most entry methods require your audience to take some sort of action to enter: Follow on Instagram, Subscribe on YouTube, join your...