Category Archives: Compliance

Contest/Competition Terms and Conditions Best Practice

Including T&Cs for your contest or sweepstake is absolutely essential, and should not be considered as optional, even if you’re running something like a Twitter competition. Terms and Conditions not only allow your entrants to scrutinise exactly the rules and details related to your promotion, but also allows you to back up the enforcement …

Automated Entry Services, Fraud, Scripting, Buying, and Cheating – ways in which your Competition or Giveaway can be Exploited

Here are three factors that can undermine the integrity of your contest or sweepstake.  Depending on the nature of your entry mechanic, look out for these three risks: Automated Entry Services Automated entry services come in two basic flavours: A script that floods your entry database with garbage data. A paid service that real people sign up to for …