Archive for the category "contests"

The Uptown CCMA Blogger Gift Lounge


Tuesday, September 1st, 2009 — 3:04pm PST
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The Canadian Country Music Awards (CCMA’s) are coming to Vancouver and we need some bloggers to help capture the events of this star-studded evening. I will be in the exclusive, invitation-only Gift Lounge at GM Place on September 13th thanks to the Uptown Giftbox Company and I’m looking for a small group of bloggers to […]

Operas and Arias Bard on the Beach Giveaway


Tuesday, September 1st, 2009 — 10:30am PST
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As the Bard on the Beach season rolls into its final month, a special Operas and Arias performance is just beginning. Photo credit: David Blue Fresh from their performance of Mozart’s Così fan tutte in Prague and Ontario, UBC Opera Ensemble, directed by Nancy Hermiston, will perform an in-concert staging of this fun-filled romantic opera. […]

Jackson Rathbone of Twilight with 100 Monkeys


Monday, August 31st, 2009 — 1:36pm PST
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Jackson Rathbone, who plays Jasper in the Twilight movie saga, has been busy in Vancouver filming the latest installment of the series however he’s also managed to find time to be a part of the band, 100 Monkeys. © 100 Monkeys The band is made up of Rathbone’s high school confidantes, Ben Graupner and Ben […]

Mac Tune Up Giveaway


Monday, August 24th, 2009 — 9:35am PST
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I was converted from PC to a Mac in 2007 and I haven’t looked back. The transition took a bit of time (mostly because of my nerves and I was paranoid I’d lose all data in a big fiery mess) and I’m not sure I would have taken the plunge if not for the support […]

PNE and Playland Family Pass Giveaway


Monday, August 17th, 2009 — 2:00pm PST
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Since before I could walk, I’ve been going to the Pacific National Exhibition with my family. I remember piling into the family van, driving for what seemed to be all morning, then taking the Hastings exit of Highway 1 past Empire Stadium and into the fair parking lots. Then, from my stroller, I would watch […]

Contest Management from Strutta


Tuesday, August 11th, 2009 — 11:02am PST
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Online contests are a great way to boost community engagement on your website, blog, or general online presence. I’m noticing photo and video contests are on the rise lately however they’re pretty much all over the place. The current options are email a photo (but what about file size limit), or submit a Facebook photo […]