Writing contest

Launch a writing contest involving any type of text (stories, captions, recipes, etc.) or a short story competition, where users must upload or write a text to participate. This can be done either via an electronic device or social networks. They will also have to complete their entry by completing a registration form. Display the content created for the writing competition in a public gallery and enable voting, so other users can vote for their favorite.

We’re giving you 7 days for free!

Key features

  • Upload the text via a device (cell, PC or tablet) in a file (Word or PDF), social network or HTML Textarea
  • Public gallery of participants
  • Activate voting
  • Moderation of texts
  • Collate entries through a hashtag on Twitter
  • Download content
  • Winners’ selection tool and certificate of validity. Choose a winner by entering all the participants into a prize draw, choosing the ones most voted for, or by designating an overall winner based on the most popular vote.

General Features

  • Register with an email address or social network (Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, Yahoo, etc.)
  • Fully customizable design to adapt it to your look and feel
  • Template system
  • Multilingual functionality (over 20 languages supported)
  • Entry form with customizable fields
  • URL to the campaign’s microsite for its publication on any online channel
  • Content widget to integrate your campaign onto your website, app, blog, or pop-up
  • Responsive design, compatible for any device
  • GDPR tools
  • Options for viral marketing on social networks
  • Automated sending of emails/SMS
  • Tracking of Web footprints
  • Export data to your CRM or DMP
  • SSO integration
  • Other integrations: Zapier, Salesforce, Active Campaign, Zoho, Freshsales, Pipedrive, Xeerpa, etc.
  • Custom integrations
  • Advanced data analysis and dashboard reporting
  • Downloadable Excel spreadsheet of participants and winners

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Step by step

  • 1 Choose the app that corresponds to your Cool Tabs plan
  • 2 Define the ways to register and customize the design
  • 3 Activate the entry form with the data you want to ask for
  • 4 Enable your public gallery and, where appropriate, the voting period
  • 5 Set up the text upload facility for participants
  • 6 Customize the end screen
  • 7 Include the legal terms and conditions
  • 8 Publish your writing competition
  • 9 Analyze and optimize the conversion for your campaign
  • A writing-based contest is an excellent mechanism for boosting an online community. Through stories, replies, or comments from participants, you can connect with your social audience, get to know them better and create a sense of community. You’ll also gain user generated content (UGC) and qualified leads that you’ll be able to use in your future campaigns.

  • Reward and encourage participation in your writing contest with an attractive prize for your target audience. Engagement and conversion will be guaranteed!