Entrecard 60k Giveaway Contest

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Entrecard contest banner

Purpose – promote my blog and its contents and have a little fun in the Entrecard community.

Prizes 50,000 ec + sponsorships

  1. 30,000 ec + 100 RSS via email subscriptions
  2. 10,000 ec + 50 RSS via email subscriptions
  3. 5,000 ec + 25 RSS via email subscriptions
  4. 3,000 ec + 10 RSS via email subscriptions
  5. 2,000 ec + 10 RSS via email subscriptions

Awards for 6-10 based on sponsorships at 1,000 each. Additional sponsorships spread over the 10 places.


  1. Post your entry in the comment section below with a working email – 0 points. Required for entry.
  2. 10 points – Post an announcement on your site about this contest with a link to this page.  (Required)
  3. 10 points – Post a short review of Faith and Facts with a link using my blog title as the anchor text.
  4. 10 points – Post a blurb, using part of the title as the anchor text for the link, for any post on this page – http://www.faithandfacts.com/faith-and-facts-promotion/
  5. 10 points – Add Faith and Facts to your blogroll
  6. 5 points – Post a comment on any blog post
  7. 5 points – Subscribe to RSS via email and confirm the subscription.
  8. 2 points – Fave me on Technorati.
  9. 1 point – for each social bookmark that I can confirm, up to a max of 50.

If you have additional suggestions for entries that will promote my blog and be fun for the EC community, send me an email and I will consider it.

Email your entries to faithandfacts [at] gmail.com. Give me the link to your review or bookmark so I can confirm the entry. If you compile all your entries in a single document or spreadsheet (for easy confirmation) I will give you an additional 10 entry points.

Drawing – A points list will be compiled in Excel and winners will be chosen with the assistance of a site like Random.org.

Sponsorships – 1000 EC and you get a permanent dofollow link with a brief description of your site. This page will like gain PR of 2 or 3 and will become a quality link for the sponsor. If you wish to donate a product or service for sponsorship, please contact me for approval.


  1. Sponsors are eligible for all prizes and have no advantage or disadvantage over anyone else.
  2. Twitter counts as a social bookmark. Can someone suggest an easy way to confirm this? Twit any post on the site.
  3. Fine to leave questions or suggestions in the comments below.
  4. You may qualify as a Sponsor and receive a sponsors listing if you offer a qualifying service or product. I have seen sites where sponsors donate cash, web hosting, advertising, premium templates, etc. These require approval by me.

About Dr. Bruce

Information Security Consultant | Hunger Advocate | Husband | Father | Christ-follower

34 Responses to “Entrecard 60k Giveaway Contest”

  1. Hi, I would like to sponsor the contest , by the way are sponsors allowed to compete ? sorry about adding the comment couldn’t find an contact form , you can reply using the e-mail provided with the comment.

  2. I have twitted your post
    does that count as a social bookmark

  3. Till when would this contest run? Will participate tomorrow for sure though.

  4. Hi, I have twitted your post. Great going.

  5. I just added you to my Blog Roll… Not because of the contest.. Just because I like your blog..

  6. Heya,

    Put me down for a sponsorship 🙂
    Also, thanks for sponsoring my comp too ^.^


    My comp: http://www.wowfailblog.com/news/ec-competition-so-you-think-your-pen-can-dance/

  7. Well..

    I was lookin for an EC contest..
    And, it is here..

    Would love to participate..

    What you meant by..

    donating service for sponsorship..??

  8. Count me as a sponsor

  9. I got 1K EC for a sponsorship.

  10. Hey Pastor Bruce,

    I am working through the list here for this contest. So, count me in!

    Thanks for this great contest!
    I always enjoy visiting your blog!
    God Bless!

  11. Just subscribed by email. count me in!

  12. Was having some problems subscribing earlier but have just done so successfully.

    Also posted about the contest here:


  13. Oh, also added you to my blogroll. Thanks!

  14. very cool , i will join it.

  15. Posted about the contest…


  16. Added to the blog roll…
    also subscribed by email..

  17. Also commented on a post..


  18. Wow! Thank you! I always wanted to write in my site something like that. Can I take part of your post to my blog?

  19. heheh I subscribed by rss (don’t like to do it by email), anyways posting here – I believe that’s 5 points as per the post in a blog section.


  20. Best wishes with the contest. Sometimes it pays to be aggressive to get the word out and by spending 60,000 EC you are well on the way to building up some decent notice for this site.

    I’ve subscribed to your RSS feed via Bloglines too, by the way.

  21. Hi!

    I just wrote a short review about the contest and subscribed to your feed at spipra@gmail.com; that’s 15 points. Hope to win the prize money.


  22. Hello Bruce!

    I was a bit busy thats why didn’t participate earlier. anyways, subscribed to your feed, stumbled (which no one else did, STRANGE!!), already faved you on technorati and tweeted twice!

    SU: http://heavens786.stumbleupon.com/
    Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/heavens786

    This makes 10 poiints =)

  23. Hi!

    I have subscribed, and I would like to become a 1000 EC sponsor.


  24. I have updated my records with the entries above this comment. Remember to post an announcement for the contest on your blog.

    Planning to start posting info about sponsors today. Refer a friend to the contest and I will give you an extra 5 points.

  25. Thanks for this great contest
    I always enjoy visiting your blog God Bless

  26. Hi! Can I sponsor 1000 EC for each of my blog?


  27. do check it out

    cheers 🙂

  28. Yes, you can be a sponsor from both. Just post an announcement for the contest on both and send me the url for verification.


  29. I’m glad I read this. I rarely reply to peoples comments…not because I don’t like them…but because I thought it was self-serving. Thanks!
    Thank you

  30. Tweets on Twitter should be confirmed, and it is easy to do, if the person claiming to have tweeted your blog or a post submits the permalink of the tweet. (yes, they all have permalinks, just like blog posts)

  31. would like to take part in your contest and as sponsor with 1.000 EC if your contest is still running… when will your contest end??

  32. Count me in bro

  33. How things goes?

  34. hello, i was visited your web and see EC 60k contest. i will ask about your contest, when will your contest end?