Brands use photo competitions on social media platform like Facebook as they are a great way to increase participation of fans to increase engagement and interaction. Sharing with you some of the tips which can help you win a typical Facebook photo contests which requires user to secure highest no of votes to win the competition.
I hope these tips will help you in gaining a winning edge over other competitors and win nice prizes.
How To Get Votes / Likes for Facebook Photo in a Competition?
Ask every friend on Facebook to vote for your photo. You can reach out to your friends in different Facebook Groups, other pages and personal chat.
Other Social Media Channels
You can use Twitter, YouTube, Flickr etc. and request for votes for your photo. Content posted on these channels can go viral and you shall make use of this to gain as many votes as possible.
Send an email to everyone in your address book, write in short about competition that you have participated in and how their single vote can help you to win this competition. Provide link to your photo and in short process to vote for it. Ask your friends to vote for you and forward this email to their friends.
Your College Friends or Colleagues
Ask everyone in your school, college or organization to vote for your photo. Convince them that their single vote will make a difference. You can put this on notice board as well.
Send an SMS/Text messages to every contact in your phone book and request a vote. Send a link to your entry.
Create a nice and short video asking people to vote for your photo in Facebook photo competition. Provide a link to entry as an overlay link. Video will add a personal touch and emotions to your appeal.
Write a nice blog post with detailed information about competition and how to vote for your photo. Provide link and steps required to register vote. Embed your video in this blog post which will add a personal touch and appeal.
In order to win any photo competition on social media make sure you are giving your best efforts and no stone is left unturned. Reach out to as many people as possible through different channels and seek for a vote that you deserve. Remember it is the person with highest number of votes who is announced as winner so you might be a great photographer but if you fail to get maximum votes you will not win a competition.
Best Luck with your Facebook photo competition, you can share your competition or entry details in comments below you might get some extra votes.