Don’t have a YouTube video as hilarious as this one? Need some incentive on how to get more views on youtube?
Well, good news! We’ve created an easy way for you to bribe, err provide an incentive to your viewers to watch your YouTube videos by enticing them with a YouTube video contest.
“Ask your followers to watch your video in order to win your prize! We’ll keep track of all your entries for you.”
How to get more views with YouTube video contest:
- Sign up for Rewards Fuel, choose a membership and get started creating your contest
- Add ‘watch YouTube video’ entry as one of your chosen entry methods during the creation of your contest.
- Enter the URL of the YouTube video e.g. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-lQfy73R4_0.
- Click verify video.
- Add entry points.
What creating a YouTube contest looks like.
What it looks like for contestants:
Contests are totally customizable with the ability to add or remove elements and to easily change colors or fonts.Twitter contests by Rewards Fuel
How do you know they actually watched your video?
You don’t! But we do – and we’ll keep track of all your entries for you. In fact you’ll see every person that entered your contest with our in-dept statistics. You’ll see their age, gender, location, and more.
Plan needed for watch YouTube video contest:
Watch video entry share entry is available on the Promoter Pro Plan.
YouTube contest tips:
- Combine Entry Methods: You have 30 different entry methods to choose from including ‘Subscribe on YouTube‘ if your main priority is to grow your channel.
- Collaborate: Make that prize bigger and better! Plus benefit from the extra exposure you’ll receive through your partners. Check out this great case study to get inspired.
- Influencer marketing: If you’ve run a Rewards Fuel contest previously and you have a Promoter or Promoter Pro package you’ll have access to in-depth contestant statistics including age, gender, location, device used and more. Consider reaching out to the influencers that have entered your previous contest(s) to arrange a collaboration.
- Video marketing: Our #hashtag contests for Instagram will create user-generated video and photo content for your website.
- Promote it: 21 contest websites who will promote your contest.
- Viral Share Entry: Be sure to add this powerful entry method into your contest.
YouTube video watch entry FAQs
- How are entries counted?
- We use YouTube’s video API to confirm contestants watched your video.
- Can I customize how the video is embedded?
- Yes, you can choose to auto-play the video, disable keyboard shortcuts, hide/show video annotations, show related videos, show video controls.
Related YouTube promotion ideas:
- Viral share entry: Get your audience to spread the word for you.
- Subscribe on Youtube: How to get subscribers on Youtube fast.
- Submit video contest: Ask your audience submit a video from YouTube or Vimeo.
- Video voting contest: Ask your audience their opinion on videos.