Posts Tagged ‘Blog writing contests’

My Dream Blog Writing Contest 2015

2 March 2015

My Dream Blog Writing Contest 2015

Do you have a blog? Or would you love to start one soon? Then tell us why you started your blog or why you would love to start a blog, and you could win one of our amazing prizes.

My Dream Blog Writing Contest by HowToStartABlogOnline.net is open to anyone of any age and nationality. There are 2 topics and you’re to write on only one:

  1. “Why I started my blog” (write on this if you already have a blog)
  2. “Why I would love to start a blog” (write on this if you don’t have a blog yet)

All entries MUST quote at least one sentence from this article: 29 Reasons Everyone Should Blog. In responding to the contest question, you can provide just one reason or many reasons. The choice is yours.

Seriously, let your imagination take over. Write the piece you want. Just make sure you read the above article on 29 reasons to start a blog and quote at least one sentence from it. You’re welcome to agree with or disagree with the quoted sentence from the article.

Here are the prizes you could win…

First place: A self-hosted WordPress blog with a premium theme and professional design (value: $354)

Second place: A self-hosted WordPress blog (value: $137)

Third place: Honourable mention

There are a few rules to note…

Each entry must be between 300 and 700 words and be formatted in Times New Roman, font size 12 with double line spacing. On the first page of your entry, include your name, email, phone number and country of residence.

The entry must be in MS Word (.doc or .docx) and the file name should be “Your Name_My Dream Blog Writing Contest”

You must read and quote at least one sentence from the above-linked article: 29 Reasons To Start A Blog.

Only one entry per participant is allowed. Save your entry in MS Word and submit it as an email attachment to Abdullahi [at] HowToStartABlogOnline [dot] net

The deadline for submission of entries is 12 April, 2015 (by 23:59 GMT). Any entry received after this date will not be considered.

For more details and to ask any question about the contest, see the contest page.

So, get your creative juice flowing, express yourself freely and enjoy your writing. You could be our winner!

Visit the website for details:  http://howtostartablogonline.net/my-dream-blog-writing-contest-2015/

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Summer of Content: Blog Contest

12 August 2014

Are you enthusiastic about bridging the gap between marketing and writing? Do you feel that you have what it takes to be a blogger? Would you like to see your work published and recognized as a part of the nDash brand?

If you answered yes to any of the above, you’re in luck! nDash Marketing is launching our first blog writing contest,Summer of Content!

All submissions to Summer of Content must reflect on one of these pivotal topics: 

  • Your reaction/insight on an article in the news that reflects on content marketing (must quote/credit).
  • A personal reflection on content marketing, and its usefulness for b2b and/or b2c companies.
  • How you believe content marketing affects the way a business is viewed (negative or positive).
  • Why you are interested in the concept of content marketing.

We are looking for submissions that shed light on these questions in a fun, unique and up-beat way.

Blog Guidelines:

  • Articles submitted must be between 400-600 words
  • All articles must be original content.  If you do write an article as a reflection of a previously written article, by a different author, then you must cite.
  • Articles must not have been opted elsewhere/published previously
  • All posts must be written in English

Rules:

  • Contestants will be paid via PayPal.  You must have a PayPal account to enter.
  • All articles must be submitted in the body of the email; no attachments will be opened/accepted.
  • Contestants must include their first and last name, and the email address utilized by their PayPal account, within their submission email.
  • No submissions will be accepted after August 31, 2014 at 11:59pm EST. 
  • Must comply with the Terms & Conditions.

Prizes:

  • 1st Place: $700
  • 2nd Place: $150
  • 3rd Place: $100
  • 4th Place: $50

How to Enter:

Please submit your blog post to contest@ndashmarketing.com

Posts should be in the body of the email (no attachments!) 

Deadline:  

August 31st, 2014 @ 11:59pm EST

The winners will be announced on September 15th, 2014 on this webpage, in addition to Facebook, Twitter andLinkedIn.

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If you have any further questions or concerns, please contact the nDash Marketing Team at: contest@ndashmarketing.com.

Cheers! And may the best blogger win!

-The nDash Team