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Bracket User Guide

February 27, 2015

Your fans are thinking of brackets this time of year. What better way to capitalize on the hype than by running your very own bracket competition? The Bracket app allows you to pit choices against each other, and have users predict the matchups. The result is a fun way to engage users and increase their awareness of your brand.
1) Basic Settings
To get started, click the Bracket tile from the Promotions page in your Woobox dashboard. If you’ve run a Woobox promotion in the past, just click on the big green button in the top right corner, and select Bracket from the dropdown menu.

The next thing you’ll see is the main setup page, where you’ll input your offer’s Title, Description, and …

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4 Tools Everyone Running Promotions Should Be Using

February 16, 2015

Running promotions is time consuming. But it doesn’t have to be! Automation and simplifying are your keys to promotional success. With so many tools available, it can be tough to know where to start. Here are four easy-to-use tools you should be using to help run smoother, smarter promotions.

BufferApp

Scheduling social media updates across platforms is the key to maintaining your sanity during a month-long promotion. Buffer is the best way to do it. It’s simple interface makes connecting your social networks a breeze, and you can set the time your updates release to coincide with your audience’s most active time online.

Mailchimp

For creating beautiful, simple email campaigns with a/b testing built right in, you can’t beat Mailchimp. After your promotion is …

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VALENTINE'S DAY

Valentine’s Day Promotions Ideas You Can Steal

February 8, 2015

Holidays are a great excuse to run a contest or promotion.

Help your customers show they care! Here are some ideas for all of our promotional apps to help you spread the love this Valentine’s Day.

Photo contest: Submit your best couple’s photo and a caption about why you should win.

Video contest: Submit a 60 second or less video about why you and your valentine should win an amazing (trip, dinner, etc).

Quiz: Which famous couple are you and your valentine most like?

Sweepstakes: Enter to win (chocolates, flowers, etc.) for your sweetie!

Poll: What are you going to be doing this Valentine’s Day? Take our poll!

Coupon: Enter and receive coupon for a free (rose, dessert, etc.) on Valentine’s Day when you come in for dinner!

Instant …

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9 Different and Engaging Ways To Run A Photo Contest

February 5, 2015

Photo contests are a great way to interact with your fan base, and Woobox makes it easy to collect photos and other useful data.
However, how many ways can you actually run a photo contest? A lot, as it turns out. That’s part of the reason Woobox’s photo contest app is the most well-known in the industry. It’s incredibly versatile, and you can do much more than create a run of the mill contest.
If you need some fresh ideas for promotions, you’re in luck. There are tons of great ways you can use our photo contest app that benefit you and your users. Here’s are 9 different ways you can rock your next photo contest.
1. Give Users the Chance to be …

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How to Measure ROI with Woobox (Free Download)

January 28, 2015

If you’re a marketer, chances are good you’re constantly having to justify your department’s expenditures. And if you’re like most marketers I’ve met, you probably aren’t fond of sifting through data to find those numbers that just might convince your boss not to cut your budget.
But let’s be real. It’s 2015. If you’re not measuring the returns you are generating, you’re only hurting yourself. 
Marketers who measure ROI are generating 12 times more return, according to Hubspot’s latest research. 74% also reported their budgets stayed the same or increased as a result of measuring ROI. The tools you buy help you do your job better – don’t risk losing them.
Measuring data doesn’t have to be a confusing, frustrating experience, and when you …

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