Author: Jane Vance

Do you want to run a hashtag contest, but haven’t pulled the trigger? What’s holding you back? Hashtag contests are easy for businesses to run and fun for people to participate in. When they’re done right, they promote engagement with customers and can lead to increased sales. We found some awesome hashtag contests created by our...

You see them every day when you log into Facebook or Instagram. Everyone from international powerhouse companies to Instagram influencers post them. What are they? Why, comment to enter contests, of course! Comment contests provide a quick and easy way for your followers to engage with your brand. With a comment contest, it only takes folks a...

The importance of online security is in the news every day. You already know that using “password123” or “asdfjkl;” as your password isn’t the best idea, but did you know that a clever password isn’t always enough? After all, through phishing scams or brute force attacks (e.g. using an algorithm to guess passwords) hackers can still...

Traveling internationally has become more and more popular. In fact, international travel from the United States rose 6% between 2017 and 2018. That’s probably why we’ve seen so many different types of travel-related campaigns over the last few years! Everyone from airlines to hotels, luggage companies to camera manufacturers want to take advantage of increased travel. But...

Using Facebook's Page Tab Apps for campaigns has long been on the decline. Most brands don’t even bother with them anymore. Instead, folks are publishing campaigns in locations that are easier to access. Outside of Page Tab Apps, ShortStack allows you to publish campaigns: As standalone landing pages; By embedding on your website; and Using your...

B2B marketers face a unique set of challenges when creating online marketing campaigns. Unlike B2C marketing, it’s a bit more difficult for B2B businesses to find their target market and collect qualified leads. B2B marketers don’t want to waste their time and resources casting a net for more general leads that might work well for B2C...

Many marketers focus their promotion efforts around major holidays. But why stop collecting leads during the “slower” months? Take advantage of the quieter time of the year, and build lists that will come in handy all year round with a campaign that celebrates SPRING! Below you will find six campaigns, along with helpful tips for setting...

Everyone’s been talking about UGC and just how valuable it is for your business. We’ve collected six unique campaigns to keep your UGC collection efforts fresh. Plus, we included email marketing suggestions to help turn those UGC leads into sales. AgChoice Farm Credit’s 2020 Calendar Contest Everyone wants their 15 minutes of fame. A photo contest where winners’...