26 Facebook competition ideas
Do you have a fanpage on Facebook and you are finding easy way to hold fans, make leads of them, new business opportunities or costumers? One of the ways how to do that is start a quality contest on Facebook.
Because our clients have achieved fantastic results, we made for you this blog post to share these ideas.
These Facebook competition ideas will instantly attract the attention of your followers. Whether in getting thousands of contacts from potential customers or an increase of activity on your page.
Competitions are a great way of promoting your business.
- You can build your email database
- Expand your portfolio of clients
- Motivate customers to make purchases in your shop
Here are the promised 26 Facebook competition ideas!
We’re almost to 40,000 fans. Click like the celebrate! The 100th like will get a free [INCENTIVE]
Comment “Coupon” below to get 20% off your next purchase at [FAN PAGE NAME]. Enter before 5pm EST tomorrow!
We’d love getting to know you as well as your best friend knows you! Leave a comment below and attach a picture of you and your best friend for your chance to win [INCENTIVE]. We’ll pick a winner at noon PST tomorrow.
Comment below for your chance to win a free T-Shirt: The best kind of [INSERT] is _____________. Get the most likes on your comment by 2pm EST tomorrow to win!
Comment below, what year was [FAN PAGE NAME] founded in? The first person to guess it right gets [INCENTIVE]
We’re launching a new menu item and want your feedback. Comment below and tell us what ingredient you think we should add to the menu item pictured below. The winner will get a free year of the menu item! We’ll announce the winner on our fan page at 2pm EST tomorrow.
Click “Like” if you can’t wait for the weekend. At 2pm EST tomorrow we’re picking a winner who’ll get a weekend trip for two to Myrtle Beach!
Guess how many Jelly Beans are in the jar pictured below. The person who comments closest to the actual amount will win a free year of Jelly Beans! Winner picked at 5pm EST tomorrow
Last comment wins! We can stop the contest anytime.
Create an app! Wheel of Fortune is an amazing way how to catch your fans and new customers! One of the easiest way is to use ready-to-use Facebook app like SocialSprinters
What will the score of tonight’s game be between the Eagles & Redskins? The closest guess will win [INCENTIVE]. Winner will be announced at 8am tomorrow morning on our fan page.
When you were a kid what you want to be when you grew up? Share your dream in the comments to win [INCENTIVE]. We’ll pick a winner at noon EST on Friday.
What did you do this past weekend? Share a photo that you took in the comments – picture with the most ‘likes’ will be our featured cover photo for the rest of the week! Contest ends on Monday at 11am PST
Offer an exclusive discount just for your Facebook fans. This is a great incentive to like your page
What should we do next?: “Tell us what (product/feature/service) you’d like to see next from (your brand) and we’ll randomly pick X winners from the comments”
Like + tell us why you should win: It’s GIVEAWAY time! Click “LIKE” for your chance to win (your prize) and tell us why we should pick you in the comments!
Share a photo of yourself at our location. If you have a store, ask your visitors to take a photo of themselves while visiting. Then, ask them to tag themselves (they just have to appear on it!).
Share a photo of yourself with our product.
Show us how you use our product.
Prepare a Photo Contest! If you devise an inspiring theme that stirs interest among your followers, the attention will snowball. Winners are determined by the total number of votes. An easy way how to create and easily add Photo Contest to your Facebook Page is to use SocialSprinters
Fill-in-the-Blank Contest. This contest is super simple! You just write an incomplete sentence and ask your fans to complete it.
Ask your fans to help pick the name of your mascot!
Logo redesign – Fans that fancy themselves designers can submit their designs for a chance to win and have their logo used as an official design.
Use a competition building app. Don’t bother messing with custom codes to build your own Facebook competition. The best way to run a Facebook competition is with a competition application
Create a unique competition hashtag and let your fans upload their selfies.
Essay Contest – tell us in 25 words or less what make you happiest!