ShoeMoney 13,000.00 RSS Contest

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Here it is! The ShoeMoney RSS Contest. As you know… Me and John Chow are in a contest to see who can get the most “new” subscribers for the month of October. I asked for sponsors for the contest starting last Saturday and closing yesterday. I am happy to announce we have right at $13,000.00 in cash and prizes. Everything from a bowling ball to a xbox360 guitar hero package to full conference pass to Search Engine Strategies Chicago and Tons of other just cash prizes and advertising/web development/SEO prizes!

Here is a full list of prizes:

  • $1,895 – 1 full conference pass to SES Chicago – From Incisive Media
  • $1,500 – 1 drupal customized site. You pick the niche, and they will create a 15 page site loaded with some really cool drupal features – From Swimming Pool Knowledge
  • $1,485 – 5 copies of PPCRiches.com – From PPCRiches.com
  • $1,164 – 1 year subscription to plrpro.com – From PLRPro
  • $1,000 – 10 free pages on Million Dollar Wiki – From Million Dollar Wiki
  • $948 – 12 copies of the SEO Book – From Aaron Wall
  • $804 – 1 year subscription to www.plrproebooks.com – From PLRPro Ebooks
  • $650 – 1 full site SEO Analysis, includes: 1000 directory submissions, 4*200 article submissions, 20 one way links and social bookmarking – From Seonext.com
  • $550 – 1 Xbox 360/Guitar Hero Package – From Groovle
  • $500 – 5 pages on the Million Euro Wiki – From Million Euro Wiki
  • $500 – 1 SEO Site Audit (keywords, site architecture & inclusion, on-page factors, competition, link profile & other analysis tips) – From Winningtheweb.com
  • $500 – 5 “Sponsored Listings” from the Site Sift Web Directory – From Site Sift Web Directory
  • $450 – 1 entertainment package – From EntertaimentScripts.com
  • $449 – 1 free blog makeover – From Weborithm
  • $420 – 7 free words on WordHugger.com – From WordHugger
  • $400 – 3-5 free press releases and submission consulting – From blogonexpo.com
  • $350 – 1 license of Web Application Tool – From SoftLogica
  • $348 – 1 year free subscription of SoloSEO, SEO Project Management Software – SoloSEO
  • $300 – Promotional BIC PENS – From BIC Promotional Pens
  • $250 – Free reviewme review on mubinahmed.com – From mubinahmed.com
  • $209 – 1 WordPress coding spot – From PSDchopstick.com
  • $201 – 3 licenses of Backup Platinum – From SoftLogica
  • $200 – 1 Executive Gift Pack containing: a MP3 Player/Dictionary, Leather executive bag, Leather organizer, Copy of the Business Credit Book and a TGI Friday’s gift card – From Businesscreditbook.com
  • $200 – Bowling ball – From BowlingProShop.com
  • $180 – 2 year subscription to GoStats Pro – From GoStats.com
  • $144 – Advanced Web Hosting package from Tribune Hosting. The package includes 5,200MB of storage and 160GB/month of bandwidth. Setup is free and hosting is free for one year – From Chris Jacobson
  • $104 – 1 free blog review – From Virtual Marketing Blog
  • $100 – 2 months of advertising in Googlelady.com under “Glady Cool Sites” – From Googlelady.com
  • $100 – Google Adwords account – From Darin Carter
  • $100 – 1 limited edition Spiderman statue – From www.ZacJohnson.com
  • $100 – Cash prize – From cpashare.com
  • $100 – Refund on any hotel booked through seeyourhotel.com – From Seeyourhotel.com
  • $100 – Gift card to newegg.com – From TeamTutorials.com
  • $90 – 1 460×60 banner advertising on one of the directories www.Yhay.com for 3 months and 1 ebook “Ancient Healing Techniques” – From MillionBlogs.org
  • $90 – 2 slots for 3 months (125 x 125 Button Ads) – From Blogigs.com
  • $75 – A review on the blog adityaspeaks.com and a square banner to the winner on the sidebar for 2 months – From Codematics Technologies
  • $75 – 1 domain registration plus 6 months of free shared web hosting – From Web Hosts Report
  • $60 – 1 hour of Blog Consulting courtesy of blogLOUDER – From blogLOUDER
  • $60 – 125×125 banner on www.MillionBlogs.org for 3 months – From MillionBlogs.org
  • $50 – 2 free for life 125×125 ad spots on the site www.yourworldgallery.com – From Yourworldgallery.com
  • $50 – Amazon gift certificate – From Desktop Nexus
  • $50 – Clockworkz Party Shop gift certificate – From Clockworkz Party Shop
  • $50 – Cash prize – From Wootagent.com
  • $50 – Cash prize – From Contestu.com
  • $50 – Cash prize and a free comprehensive website review by Milov Patel – From Milov Patel Blog
  • $50 – Cash prize – From Findgascards.com
  • $36 – 1 copy of Steven Coveys “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” – From Critix.co.uk
  • $34.99 – 1 link on www.thatedeguy.com as well as one year premium link on pfdirectory.com – From Thatedeguy.com
  • $25 – Cash prize – From WorknPlay.net
  • $20 – Cash prize – From JoeTech.com
  • $20 – Cash prize – From Pic.gs
  • $15 – 2 months free advertising – From Onlinecashflow.org
  • So what do you have to do? Its VERY SIMPLE:

    1) Make sure you are a email subscriber and your account is active (you have confirmed). THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT

    2) Sign up and add shoemoney.com rss feed to the following services: (you can get up to 1 entry per service per day).

    3) Every day for the next 14 days there will be a “Click Here To Enter Todays Contest!” Link within the RSS Feed. You simply click on that link From your rss feed reader service and then enter your name and your email you subscribed to in feedburner.

    This is what the actual link will look like in your feed reader(s)

    Rss Contest

    Subscribe with GoogleSubscribe with NewsGatorSubscribe with Bloglines

    Thats right! We will have 1 drawing per Google Reader Subscriber, News Gator Subscriber, Bloglines , and Other (all other readers combined). Being currently there is only about 300 active email subscribers your chances to win are very good ;)

    So There will be 4 drawings everyday and then a GRAND PRIZE drawing on November 1st (for all who have entered the whole month).

    So you will want to make sure you get your 4 entries in every day to have the most chances to win the grand prize!

    138 thoughts on “ShoeMoney 13,000.00 RSS Contest

    1. aojon

      HAHAHA

      Talk about evil. Jesus. Your rss is about to skyrocket. Awesome job shoe! Can’t wait to compete!

    2. Matthew K

      Surely the contest is to get the most unique subscribers though? If we all sign up for the 4 RSS services and the email service then we will each count as 5, isn’t that cheating?

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    4. This is Miserable

      Asking people to sign up for your RSS 5 times. Are you serious? What a lame way to try and win a stupid self promotional contest. You and Chow have been sinking to all time lows recently.

    5. LeGo

      i should have created a new blog and blogged about it tonytsai style… interesting method to try and get subscribers 5x’s over.

    6. wethead

      Yes – It actually says “Here is a full list of prizes: (I will be editing this post more tonight but here is the list in online excel format):”

    7. Jeremy

      OK, OK….You convinced me. I usually read you on my Google reader but now I have started a NG and BL feed as well…and added the widget to my igoogle for both.
      All I need now is the confirmation email from your feedburner. Hopefully it is lagging because everyone is signing up to help you win.

      Good Luck!

    8. John

      The formatting of the prize contributors is freakin’ brutal. Why don’t you list what the prizes actually ARE.. and then put a link to the company.

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    11. big money

      I don’t see the “Click Here To Enter Todays Contest!” link in the RSS feed. I am not quite sure how this works exactly. So you want us to sign up for the Google reader in order to view your RSS feed? Or are we getting emails every day and we click on those to enter the contest?

    12. big money

      thanks for putting up picture of where the link is, that was quick! Now I am having a little trouble signing up under the 4 different readers. I have entered through “the others feed” but how to I get it through the google one, gator and the other one?

    13. big money

      It appears that I have not received a link on a “google reader”, I believe think this might be the problem.

    14. big money

      I have entered 3 of the 4. Those are some kickass prizes! Is the bowling ball a shoemoney ball or custom logo on it?

    15. Kiltak

      Show: I see John chow is starting to influence you…

      That huge “SUBSCRIBE TO OUR RSS FEED” popup is highly evil and annoying.

      Great job ;)

      Just one thing, please remove it after the end of the contest!

    16. jim

      when i clicked on it thru bloglines is said “Sorry, this contest is for subscribers only.”, is it because i’m using the beta version?

    17. Farmer

      It worked in newsgator and bloglines but there isn’t any link for the contest in google reader or in the email.

    18. Barry

      Awesome contest Shoe – lets kick some Chow! – not seeing anything in todays email or newsgator yet just this post announcing the contest….

    19. PPCRiches

      What a great idea – I’ll be blogging about
      this awesome “Give away” to our readers
      and probably having my own contest for my
      blog soon =) haha great idea I love it.

      JJ

    20. JoeTech.com

      You might need to check it against the list above. I’m only offering $20 from each site, although I am planning on running another contest on my sites, too.

    21. Brian Mark

      Wow… if you don’t win, he must have come up with something really amazing. Anyone who says you’re not a marketer just needs to look here to know they’re wrong. :)

    22. strong941

      This is awesome stuff — i’m green and ready to learn. any thoughts for someone very new to all of this??? feedback welcome.

    23. big

      $250 – Free reviewme review on mubinahmed.com – From mubinahmed.com

      You must be kiding, it’s PR2, he should have paid you for posting his link here :D

    24. Harrisburg Web Design

      Clearly some folks overstated the value of their services. Still, it’s a great collection of prizes, and even if it’s only a PR2, I’d take the link / traffic from him. Every little bit helps.

    25. Gecko Tales

      This reminds me of those contest we had in elem school where we bought paper rings to see which class could make the longest chain. The class that won got a pizza party. That was a great way to blow some nickels.

    26. Tracy Robinson

      That is an awesome way to boost your stats and stickiness, I usually just type in shoemoney.com every day but now it is worth it to actually open up my bloglines account.

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