A lot of sweepstakes and contest out there offer fabulous prizes such as large sums of cash, new vehicles, and vacations, and all you have to do to win is enter in many cases. However, there are also some contests out there with weird prizes, and weirder ways to enter. Here are just a few.
Mortgage Freedom. - Believe it or not, Zillow is having a contest to help you pay off your mortgage. Pretty cool, right? All you have to do to enter to win $25,000 to help pay the mortgage for a year is register on the site. Best of all, you can enter a whopping total of 10 times! Who would have thought that there’d be such a cool prize like that out there?
Talk About a Sandwich. - Want to win $6,000? Have a smartphone? Use Instagram and/or Vine? Then you’re in luck, because Wendy’s is having a contest that you’d be interested in. All you have to do is tell them what you think of one of their flatbreads in a Vine or an Instagram video, and then send it to @Wendys either on Twitter, Vine, or Instagram. Just be sure to use the hashtag #6SecondsFlat, and you’ll be entered to win $6,000.
Weird Domain Names. - TheChallenge.xyz Contest is about finding the best, weirdest .com or .xyz domain name. To enter, you just need to submit a .com or .xyz domain name you’ve registered, and do a short survey, and you’ll have entered for a chnace to win $1,000. That’s it!
Managing sweepstakes is a great way to market your brand, and it’s even better when you host contests online with weird, fun prizes. Just be sure to be clear what that prize exactly is and how to enter when you post the sweepstakes rules and regulations, otherwise people may not think you’re serious.
If you know of any other weird sweepstakes, feel free to share in the comments.