Archive for May, 2011

You can win big in Facebook and Twitter contests

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

We scoured the web for endless Lists of Facebook and Twitter Contests and came up with people winning everything from iPads to dinner for two at local restaurants. If you have the time there are many contests to enter and sometimes all you have to do is click LIKE or Tweet about a company to win.

In addition to being a great way to reconnect with friends, Facebook is one of the greatest ways a business can convey promotions to large masses of people. There are always hundreds of contests surfacing on Facebook at any given time. This article will give a list of the most popular, current contests on Facebook.

1. DHC Skincare: Spring Clean Sweepstakes

DHC Skincare is giving out 200 bars of DHC Moisturizing Clear Soap to winners. The value of each bar of soap is about $20. Entrants have one chance to enter.

2. Speed: All Star Giveaway

By simply liking “speed” on Facebook, you can win over $10,000 and other great prizes. Because you can enter this contest once a day, you have greater odds of winning this contest with consistent daily entries.

3. Travelsmith: Taste for Travel Sweepstakes

The Travelsmith sweepstakes contest also allows entrants to have a greater chance of winning. Entrants can enter this contest up to three times a day. Winners will receive Travelsmith gift codes worth $25, $50, or $250. In addition, the grand prize winner will receive a week-long cruise on a European river.

4. Pottery Barn: Summer Party Contest

Pottery Barn is hosting yet another one of its contests for stylish home interior goods. The Summer Party sweepstakes allows entrants the possibility of winning a Fruits de Mer party for 20 guests. The total worth of this prize is $10,000. Entrants may enter the contest at least once a day.

5. Dunkin Donuts: Unfreeze It Contest

Entering this contest on Facebook, one has a chance to win a true variety of prizes. One of the best prizes is an entertainment package worth over $1,600. Other prizes include gift cards from Mountain Dew and Dunkin Donuts, Flip video cameras, snowboard, skate decks, and other prizes. Entrants may enter this contest once a day.

6. Cooking.com: Wacky Photo Contest

This fun contest calls for entrants to take a wacky photo of a favorite kitchen item and submit it into the Cooking.com contest. There will be more than one winning entries. One can win an Apple iPad or giftcards to Cooking.com. There are unlimited entries into this contest, so a person has a very good chance of winning this contest.

7. OxyClean: Brighten Up Your Ball Game Contest

This special contest will award $10,000 to a child’s baseball team or league. This is a great contest that seeks to give back to the community. Entrants may only enter this contest once.

8. Quaker Oats Sweepstakes

The Savor the Moment sweepstakes through Quaker Oats allows entrants to win a number of prizes. Some of the leading grand prizes are a home entertainment center, family night at the movies, and a digital camera. There are also samples of Quaker Oatmeal available for winners of this contest. One may enter this contest once a day.

9. Burt’s Bees Contest

The winner of this Burt’s Bees contest will get a trip to the Brooklyn Botanical Garden in New York. There are also a limited number of Burt’s Bees Tinted Lip Balm sets available through this contest. A person can enter this contest in person or through email once a day.

10. California Pizza Kitchen Facebook Contest

This California Pizza Kitchen contest is one of the most popular contests on Facebook, because the prizes are simply incredible. The grand prize of this contest is $100,000. Other prizes include $50,000 or $35,000 in cash. Another fun prize available through this contest is free meals for one year at California Pizza Kitchen. Entrants are able to enter this contest once for every visit they have to a California Pizza Kitchen restaurant. The odds of winning a prize from this contest are great, since millions of other prizes are being awarded.

11. Entenmann’s Sweepstakes

Through this contest one can win one of many Apple iPad devices. Entrants can enter this contest once on a daily basis.

12. Jergens Contest

In this contest, one can win fabulous prizes in addition to Jergen’s body care goods. Other prizes include a flip camera, iPod touch, or $50 SpaFinder gift cards.

These are some of the hottest contests on Facebook right now and allow entrants to enter multiple times, thus increasing the odds of winning! Have you won any contests through social media such as LinkedIn, Twitter, or Facebook? Let us know in the comments section or link us to a contest that is going on right now that you would like our readers to enter.