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Facebook Like Gating Change

Recently Facebook announced changes on its Developer Blog that outlines the future direction of the platform. As part of the announcement, there was a specific mention that “like-gating” would no longer allowed. The language before was somewhat vague as to the restrictions around incentivizing likes, but with this announcement, it was made clear that any form of…

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Splurgy Introduces Instagram Integration For Its Promotions Platform

Hey Folks! Splurgy’s back with a new update. Due to popular demand, we have just added a new gate feature: Instagram follow! Now, on top of our basic gates, Splurgy promotions lets you engage with the new up-and coming social media platform, Instagram. Nowadays, everybody’s snappin’ pictures and vying for the perfect image to post…

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Summer Updates: More Customization, Better Interface

Recently the Splurgy team has been working on improving our giveaway platform to increase your fan engagement and give you the greatest flexibility with your giveaways. With our added polling feature and gate customization options, we want to make sure your giveaways bring your company the maximum benefit. Poll your Fans Ask your fans anything…

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New Simple Scheduler makes it even easier to set up promotions

We at Splurgy are always looking for ways to make our product even easier for our customers to use, which is why we’re excited about our newest enhancement: the Simple Scheduler. With the new Simple Scheduler, the process of putting your promotion on the web is easier than before! No more having to worry about…

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Splurgy Presents: YouTube Subscribe!

We heard your requests and we have delivered – Splurgy is proud to announce our newest feature: YouTube Subscribe Gate! We know many of you spend hours creating videos and cultivating your YouTube channel to no avail because you don’t have enough subscribers to notice, but worry naught! Now, with Splurgy, you can say goodbye to…

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Splurgy Introduces New Features, New Plans

Over the next few months, Splurgy will continue rolling out exciting new features that will enhance the user experience and increase the virality of your promotions. You can see some of these new features in action, and also enter to win 1 of 2 free, six-month subscription to our new Professional Plan by entering our…

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Splurgy Announces New YouTube Integration

We are excited to announce our YouTube integration for an entirely new way to engage with your fans and social advocates with Splurgy. In addition to allowing users access to exclusive content and giveaways by liking, following and sharing content on their own page, users can now participate in promotions just by watching a YouTube video.…

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Send your customers to any website with Visit Gate!

After many requests for this feature, we are finally rolling out a Visit Gate!  With this gate, you can allow your customers to enter your Giveaway or receive a Coupon by visiting a link you choose. With this shiny new feature, you could reward your users for: Visiting your website Watching a YouTube video Downloading your…

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Improved Setup Wizard and New Embed Codes!

Our engineers have been hard at work over the holidays and are excited to release a more intuitive setup wizard and new embed codes that will make your promotions run up to 300% faster! We have revamped our setup wizard, and you will now find an “Embed” tab at the end of the setup process…

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Case Study: IDW Limited Transformer’s Mega Giveaway

I spoke with Nate Murray from IDW Limited about their recent promotion to gain some understanding about successful promotions.   IDW Limited IDW Limited launched in October 2012 as “the high-end, collectors edition imprint of IDW   Publishing,” offering highly collectable and limited edition books comics.  IDW Limited has a unique customer base of dedicated comic…

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