Once you are fond of cosplay and have plenty of social resources to prompt yourself and also our site, don’t be hesitant to join in our cosplay contest now. Here is a guide, helping you row over easily.
1. Join early and propagandize continually.
We accept application forms from the beginning of a month. We accept application forms from the beginning of a month. And the applying in this month will be ended at every 20th. We will notice in advance affairs about the next month’s contest on every 25th. So, the earlier you apply, the better.
a. Just download the application form. After filling in required information, send it together with your most satisfactory cosplay picture to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the title of “Cosplay Sponsor Application”.
b. We will upload your photo to our Facebook. You will receive an email from us, where you can check the link.
c. Everybody can vote for you.
d. To make sure more people will know the contest and vote for you, you will need to continually propagandize yourself and also the contest. Except votes obtained from your friends and other cosplay devotees, you can also receive extra votes from us.
2. Make the most of your social resources.
Persons getting the highest votes will be winners. To get more votes, social resources you have take a crucial role. Here, we list most of resources you may have:
a. Personal blog, like www.tumblr.com, www.wordpress.com, www.blogger.com etc. A short report of the contest enables your visitors to know and vote for you. Many participants have done this. Take a look at this:
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b. Facebook. To update a piece of news on your Facebook wall or your friends’ is both feasible, like what they did:
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c. Twitter. To keep your readers informed with the contest and help more persons know your contest, just keep updating your news.
e. Cosplay forums, like www.cosplay.com, www.acparadise.com/forums etc. Forums are places where a large volume of page views. To post an article there must be helpful for you. Here are articles posted by previous participants:
f. Deviantart.com. Most applicants tend to post an article, with their photos for the contest included, on their DA sites. To make full use of this social resource, posting an article or uploading your picture, will bring you much attention. Check some examples here:
g. Photo sharing sites, like www.flickr.com. As a reputable photo sharing site, Flickr gathers lots of visitors for you easily. To get more votes, why not post your picture on a site like this? Some of them have done. Take a look below.
h. Email. Don’t be hesitant to send your friend an email. Except vote from him/her, more possible votes may come from their friends.
i. PPT sharing sites, like www.slideshare.net etc. Like pictures, a PPT will more easily draw attention. Make a brief introduction of you and maybe also the contest in the PPT. It won’t be difficult to get numerous page views in a short time.
j. Organizations in campus and campus network. Anytime, don’t neglect the effect in campus. Incredible attention is detected at a place where lots of youngsters gather.
k. Cosplay groups. Above effect also makes sense in a cosplay group. Even, it’s much deeper.
3. Ask your friends for help.
Everybody has his/her own social resource to popularize a certain thing. So, why not ask your friends also to join in prompting you and the contest? A message left on his/her Facebook or any other personal blog, or an email may bring out a sharp rise on your votes.
4. Other methods.
a. Mutual support among all participants. For sure, you can cooperate with each other. Don’t be hesitant to vote for your rival. A win-win program makes sense anytime.
b. Explore the application of your Iphone. Basic communication enables you to let your friends know the contest you participate. But why not make the best of superiority of the mobile phone pioneer? Try programming App to prompt the contest if you or your friends are tech geekers as well.
PS: As long as you post an article, in which one link to our site and another one to our sponsor contest are included, you will receive another extra 10 votes. These votes can be accumulated.
Good luck, everybody.