Rafflecopter is a great giveaway hosting platform. Hosting giveaways is a great means of exposing your blog and creating viral contents. Giveaways can promote a blog and turn an unknown blog into a popular one, people like giveaways, we can also use giveaways to rewards our readers for their dedication to visiting our blog. Recently I hosted a giveaway on this blog and three winners emerged, I sure hope to host another soonest.
I have also noticed that most bloggers use only Rafflecopter to host giveaways so I decided to share some Rafflecopter alternatives to host giveaways on this post, variety they say is the spice of life. So check out the Rafflecopter alternatives I am going to share here and use them to effectively host giveaways and promote your blog.
Giveaway Tools: Giveaway Tools is a web application that creates an embeddable entry-form used for promotions & giveaways. Giveaway Tools is integrated with Social media tools that helps one to promote his social media pages and profiles via a giveaway, feedburner email subscription that helps you grow your email subscribers, RSS subscription and even “Make your own entry” option etc. This tool is indeed a good Rafflecopter alternative you should consider when next you are hosting a giveaway.
PromoSimple: PromoSimple is yet another Rafflecopter alternative that lets you run giveaways, sweeptakes and contests on your blog. Just like any giveaway tool, PromoSimple lets you design your own giveaway with lots of customization options, integrate it on your blog and track all your entries till the giveaway is over and also allows you to choose your winners. Though a premium service, it’s free package allows you to do the following;
- Unlimited campaigns
- Add images to your forms
- Custom form templates
- Facebook & email login
- Validation with Facebook and Twitter
- Set start/end times down to the hour and timezone
- Conduct surveys & polls
- Reporting by location, time, entry type, and more
- Generate winners via Random.org, PromoSimple’s random number generator, or manually select winners.
With other advanced options for the paid packages. If you are looking for a Rafflecopter alternative to help you host your giveaways, try PromoSimple.
PunchTab: PunchTab is one of the Rafflecopter alternatives you should really try out. This giveaway tool is quite popular with a lot of bloggers and webmasters, it is also known as the first instant loyalty program that rewards users for performing simple actions on a blog or site. With PunchTab you can easily host your giveaways and create viral contents, try it out.
I hope you will find these Rafflecopter alternatives interesting and useful to host your own giveaways successfully. If you know of any other Rafflecopter alternatives, please use the comment form to share with me, remember to subscribe to my RSS feed.