FaceBook Promotion: How to Run a Successful Facebook Contest

How do you run Facebook contest or promotion for your business?

What tactics are you using to make your Facebook giveaway successful? 

In this article, I am going to share an awesome inforgraphic (Created by Grosocial) that will give you fantastic ideas and guidelines about running a successful Facebook giveaway for your business.

Facebook Contest

Before moving forward let’s have a look at the benefits of a Facebook contest. 

  • Possibility of getting more Facebook fans
  • Increasing engagement level
  • Formation of email database
  • Social media branding
  • Conversions & Leads 

Here are some key takeaways of inforgraphic:

1. Select an Enticing prize

2. Promote your contest/giveaway on other social media channels

3. Giveaway landing page

4. Follow up emails

Explore the inforgraphic for more detailed information about running an effective Facebook giveaway.

How to Run a Successful Facebook Contest

Infographic by: GroSocial


Facebook giveaway/contest is an effective way to accomplish your Facebook marketing goals for your business. Thousand of brands and businesses are generating leads & conversions from Facebook contests to grow their social media visibility & customer base. I have seen that almost every type of business trying these contests and promotion in their Facebook marketing strategy. I would recommend you to give a try to it for your business too and check out what type of results it drives.

Important Tip: Before running every Facebook promotion, don’t forget to have a look at official Facebook promotion guidelines. It will make you ensure that you wouldn’t lose your Facebook page in case you have done something against promotion guidelines.

What are your thoughts? Have you run any Facebook contest successfully? What techniques you have used? Please your share your suggestions & ideas in comments below.