How does the Instant win work?
Instant win must have a valid win mechanic and contain at least one prize for Instant win. Winners will be declared while the competition is ON. It will not wait until the end date.
It has several winning mechanics:
None: It is default selection criteria, it does nothing but when selected, it will not allow you to make the competition LIVE.
Winning Moment: when selected, it will allow you to generate and upload winning moments. Refer the below image…
In a winning moment mechanism, the time of your entry affects your chance of a win. The ‘moments’ are an exact time, randomly chosen by a computer – if you’re the first person to enter after one winning moment, and before the next, you win a prize!.
Winning Ratio: When selected, it will allow you to configure the winning ratio of the entrants. For example, if you set Chance of winning someone is 1 in 3, then the winning ratio would be 33%. Below image explains the example.
Everybody is a winner: When selected then there is no configuration required. Any entry, which comes into the competition, will be awarded as a winner.
Every ‘n’th winner: When selected, it will allow you to select every ‘n’th entry into competition is a winner. For example, if you select the value ‘2’ then every second entry is considered a winner. Refer the below image…
Instant Win - Prize configuration
You need to add details of your prize for Instant win.
It is based on quantity of winners, not quantity of Prizes. For example if you have a competition with 20 unique winners, then ensure you have a quantity of 20 added.
There are three types of prize that can be configured…
- Limited Quantity
- Unlimited Quantity
- Vouchers and Codes
Limited Quantity: When selected, it will ask for the following details. Refer below image…
Prize Name: Enter the name for this prize e.g. Instant_win_Limited_Prize
Prize Description: Provide a short description.
Entrant Prize Selection: if ‘yes’ then you need to enter the following values
Entry Field Name to Match: Enter the Form field name to match. Any form field name that is configured on the competition entry form.
Match Prefix only: Select ‘yes’ if you want to match the prefix part only.
Value to match: Enter the Field name value to match.
No. of prizes: Define the no. of prizes you wanted to add.
Instant win - Email notification configuration
When you have winners, you should be able to send them winner notification email. Therefore, you can configure such option here. Refer the below image…
There are three options available here.
Winner Email notification: Triggers immediately when any entrant wins.
Non winner Email notification: Triggers immediately when any entrant did not win.
Fulfillment Email notification: Triggers immediately to fulfillment agencies when an entrant wins.
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Instant win - Win Limit configuration
It is used to set win limits for prizes in the Instant Win prize pool. These limits will also apply if Instant Win prizes are manually drawn
When you select as ‘Yes’, above screen will display.
Overall Win Limit per Entrant: You can set the maximum number of win for an entrant in the competition.
Timed Win Limit per Entrant: You can set the win limit for an entrant for a given time interval. Interval can be Minute, Hour, Day or Week.
Instant win – Landing page configuration
It is used to redirect the users once they submit the competition entry form. For example, you can display the message like ‘You have successfully entered into the competition” etc…
This page also can be used for product promotion to generate revenue, so when they land on this page, promotion can be seen.
There are two options available here.
Winner: Any entrant who is a winner will be redirected here.
Non-winner: Any entrant who is a non-winner will be redirected here.