New Feature on the Toluna iOS mobile app: On TV!

Hello members,

We are excited to announce a brand new feature on our iOS mobile app*: On TV! Simply scan your TV screen with your iPhone and allow it to detect the program you are currently watching, then see what the community thinks by sharing it as a Topic.

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As this feature is new to Toluna, we invite you to participate as a beta tester. For the first topic you create with On TV, we will award you 500 points!

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Let us know what you think of this new feature and email us at mobilesupport@toluna.com.

See you soon,
The Toluna Team

*On TV is only available for US members, on iPhones with iOS 7 at this time

Last Chance to Win These Exclusive Gifties!

Dear Members,

It’s time to do some Spring Cleaning in the Gifties catalog! We’ve been reviewing our options, and have made the tough decision to retire a selection of Gifties in both the US and Canadian Rewards Centers. Have a look below to see which items we will bid farewell to on April 30th.

First, our TV and Film Collection series have reached the end of their run. Here are the select titles that you can still pick up before the end of the month.

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*Available in the US only

In addition to the items above, we will also be retiring the following:

In the US Rewards Center:

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In the Canadian Rewards Centre:
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Once again, on April 30th, these items will be gone forever, so be sure to pick up these great items while you still have the chance to win!

See you soon,
The Toluna Team

Selected Testers for the “Maybelline Pretty Nail Stickers”

Dear Members,

Please see the lucky testers for the “Maybelline Pretty Nail Stickers” by clicking HERE!

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Congratulations to the testers and we hope you enjoy the products once they are delivered to your home.

Sincerly,

Toluna Team

Get Crafty With This Week’s Gifties!

Hello Members,

We’re inviting our members to pick up a new hobby and have fun this spring, with our latest selection of Gifties. Whether you want to bake, paint or build, we have you covered.

Take a look below to see what’s new, then take a trip to your Rewards Center for a chance to win!

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Good luck, and as always – keep checking back for more Gifties updates coming soon!

See you soon,
The Toluna Team

New Rewards Available for Canadian Members!

Hello Members,

We are excited to announce the launch of three new reward options for our Canadian members! Take a trip over to your Rewards Centre today for your chance to pick up one of these exciting new rewards:

$10 Starbucks eGift Card
StarbucksFirst up, for 30,000 points, you can pick up a $10 Starbucks eGift Card. The Starbucks eGift is a digital card that can be uploaded to your smart phone and then used for anything at all participating Starbucks locations. Your $10 Starbucks eGift Card will be delivered to your Rewards page within 72 hours

$10 Gap Options Gift Card
GapNext, also for 30,000 points, we will send you a $10 Gap Options Gift Card, valid for purchases online and in-store at Gap, Old Navy and Banana Republic. The Gap Options card will be sent to you via email within 72 hours from TolunaRewards@toluna.com.

$25 Spafinder Wellness 365 eGift Card
SpafinderFinally, redeem 75,000 points and pamper yourself with a $25 Spafinder Wellness 365 eGift Card. The eGift card is valid at over 20,000 spas, salons, and fitness studios worldwide. Wherever you go, you’ll find a place to kick back and relax. Your Spafinder eGift will be delivered to your Rewards page within 72 hours.

We hope you enjoy the newest additions to your Rewards Centre. Keep checking back for more announcements headed your way soon!

See you soon,
The Toluna Team

April Trivia Contest Week 3: Win 750 points each day!

Hello members,

Today we are introducing our month-long April Trivia Quiz! Each day at 10am EST, we will pose a question on our TolunaTeam account. But hurry, because the topic will be closed at 10am the next day. There are a total of 5 questions per week (1 per day). This week we are awarding winners 750 points for each correct answer, up to 5 days in a row. Winners for this week will be awarded by 5pm on April 28th, 2014.

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To qualify:
1. Check the TolunaTeam account each day from Monday April 21-25th. Find our Question in our topics section.
2. Answer the question by the following day, at 10am.
3. You can answer all 5 each week.

*Promotion Rules: Members will receive 750 points per day for providing the correct answer to the day’s question. If all 5 questions are answered correctly, an additional bonus of 1,000 points will be provided. Members may receive no more than 4,750 points for participating in this week’s contest. Points will be awarded to winners by 5PM EST, on Monday, April 28th 2014, and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts. The winner will be notified on their wall that they have won. Posts must not contain any language that is obscene, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue, misleading or invasive of someone else’s privacy. Toluna reserves the right to review all posts for content, and withhold bonus points from any user violating the rules mentioned above. Us & Canada only!

Here are the answers to last week’s questions:

  1. What famous ship sank during this month? Titanic
  2. The word “April” means open or blossom
  3. What famous president was assassinated this month in history? Lincoln
  4. In what year were the first Olympics held in Athens, Greece? 1896
  5. There are over two dozen monthly observances this month, including “Child Abuse Prevention Month” name one other observance. We took any of the observances listed here  http://www.butlerwebs.com/holidays/april.htm

Spring has Sprung! Toluna Spring Instagram Contest

Hello members,

Thank you to everyone who participated in the #TolunaDIY Instagram contest. Our winner was Sandyna79:

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In the spirit of Springtime, our next Instagram contest is Toluna Spring #TolunaSpring.

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We will not be awarding one member – but four members 15,000 points each!

To Qualify*:

  • -Follow @Toluna on Instagram
  • -Post a picture your favorite thing about Spring
  • -Tag your picture with the hashtag #TolunaSpring
  • Feel free to Tweet us your entry too! We will be retweeting all entries on @Toluna .

This contest is Instagram & Twitter Exclusive. You must post your photo between April 21st and May 15th at 5PM EST.

Good luck to all of the participants!

The Toluna Team

*Promotion Rules: Winner will be selected at random by May 19th 2014 at 8pm EST and must follow directions of the contest. The member must have a Toluna.com account or be willing to create an account to receive the points.  Points will be awarded to winners within 5 days after the contest has ended and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts.  The winner will be notified on their Instagram or Twitter entry that they have won. Posts must not contain any language that is obscene, insulting, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, untrue, misleading or invasive of someone else’s privacy. Toluna reserves the right to review all posts for content, and withhold bonus points from any user violating the rules mentioned above.

 

Member of the Week – April 17, 2014

Hello members,

MemberOfTheWeek

Thanks for checking out our second Member of the Week feature.  This week, we’re happy to congratulate wishcg on being our featured member.

Here’s a look at some of the fun and informative polls wishcg has been posting, giving us all a little insight on your fellow community member’s tastes and interests.

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Thanks for creating awesome content wishcg,  please keep them coming!

Good luck to all of our members for the coming week!  We can’t wait to see all of your posts, and announce our next winner!

See you soon,
The Toluna Team

How does it work? 
Every day the Toluna Team awards Content Bonus points to members for posting high quality polls, topics, battles and thumb-its. Each Thursday, we will tally those bonuses for the week, and the member with the most Content Bonuses will be awarded an additional 5,000 points for their great contributions to the site, and will be named our Member of the Week. Find out more here.

Wondering how you can receive a content bonus? Check out our blog post with tips on how you can create top quality content here!

 

Best,

The Toluna Team

New Rewards Available for US Members!

Hello Members,

We’re happy to announce the arrival of 2 more rewards, available today in your Rewards Center!

ImageFirst up, you can now redeem 45,000 points for a $15 Toys ‘R Us Gift Card.  Toys ‘R Us gift cards can be redeemed online or in store at Toys ‘R Us and Babies ‘R Us. Perfect for picking a little something for your children, or maybe something special for a new addition to the family.

ImageNext, if you’re looking to pamper yourself, redeem 75,000 points for a $25 Spafinder Wellness 365 eGift Card. The eGift card is valid at over 20,000 spas, salons, and fitness studios worldwide. Wherever you go in the world, you’re sure find a place to kick back and relax.

Each of these rewards will be delivered electronically to your Rewards page within 72 hours. We certainly hope you enjoy the newest additions to our Rewards Center, but be sure to stay tuned for even more updates and announcements coming up over the coming months.

See you soon,
The Toluna Team

New Spring Gifties Available Today!

Hello members,

If you’ve stopped by the Rewards Center today, you may have noticed a selection of Spring themed Gifties we’ve added for our US and Canadian members. Take a look below to see what we’ve added to help you clean up outside, and enjoy the Spring weather!

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See you soon,
The Toluna Team

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