Tag Archive | new year

January Trivia Contest: Win 100 Points Per Day!

Hello members,

Back by popular demand, Toluna is pleased to present the January 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 100 points for each correct answer, up to 5 days in a row. Winners for this week will be awarded by next Tuesday.

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To qualify:
1. Check the TolunaTeam account each day from Monday Jan 4-22. 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

Here is the first question

*Promotion Rules: Members will receive 100 points per day for providing the correct answer to the day’s question. Members may receive no more than 500 points for participating in this week’s contest. Points will be awarded to winners by 5PM EST, on January 26, 2016, and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts. Open to US & Canada only. 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.

Take a selfie, win 15,000 points!

Dear Members,

It’s a new year, and time to appreciate your life. Take a “selfie” with a big smile on your face. We want to see those happy faces for our new Instagram and Twitter contest:  #TolunaHappy. As always, there will be two winners who take home 15,000 points each – one selected from Instagram and the other selected from Twitter.

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To enter, simply:

  • Follow @Toluna on Instagram or Twitter, depending on which platform you enter from
  • Take a selfie with a big smile 😀
  • Tag your picture with the hashtag #TolunaHappy
  • On both Twitter and Instagram, you must follow @Toluna to be eligible

This contest is Instagram & Twitter Exclusive. You must post your photo between Jan 1 – Jan 31 to participate.

And we’re proud to announce the winners of #TolunaParty! Among the hundreds of fun entries, @gillian.tv was selected from the Instagram entries, and @msoriat was selected via Twitter. They will each be receiving 15,000 points. Congratulations!

Best of luck to those entering #TolunaHappy! We look forward to seeing your entries.

See you soon on the site, Instagram or Twitter

The Toluna Team

*Promotion Rules: Winners will be selected at random by February 6, 2015 at 5pm 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.

Resolution Contest

Greetings members,

Join us for another topic contest, and share your New Year’s Resolutions!

It’s that time of year again when we think back on the plans we made a year ago, and start making new ones for the year ahead. Did you follow through with your 2015 resolutions? Or, are you planning for a fresh start in 2016? Either way, let us know!

2016 resolutions contest

To participate in our newest contest:

  • Create a topic by January 3rd telling us about your current or past New Year’s Resolutions
  • Your title must begin with “Toluna New Year 2015”
  • Include at least one relevant image
  • Get the community to comment on your topic!

All eligible entrants will receive a 1,000 point bonus for entering!

Good luck to all our members!

See you soon,
The Toluna Team

*Promotion Rules: Open to US and Canada only. Limit one topic created per person. The topic’s title must begin with “Toluna New Year 2015” to be officially entered, contain at least one relevant image, and must be created no later than January 3, 2016. Members can earn 1,000 points. A 1,000 point bonus will be awarded to each member who participates via rank-up or external credit.  Bonus points will be awarded to winners by 5PM EST, on Friday, January 8, 2016, and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts. Points will NOT be awarded for polls, battles or thumbs submitted, this contest is exclusive to topics. Posts must not contain any language or image 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. Violation of these rules, and/or the Toluna Member Code of Conduct may result in the closure of your Toluna account.

Community Spotlight: Upholding New Year’s Resolutions

Dear Members,

Welcome to our Community Spotlight feature*.  This week we chose Molly_Novaks ‘s poll asking if you are still sticking to your New Year’s Resolution . They say it takes 21 days for us to create a habit. Currently we are 23 days into 2014, have you made your resolution a habit?

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Let Molly_Novak know your answer here.  Thanks Molly, for this week’s topic and shedding some insight on the Toluna community’s interests.

Have you created content lately? Submit your topic, poll, battle or thumb-it to be considered for next week’s spotlight feature here.

See you soon,
The Toluna Team

 

TO ENTER THIS WEEKLY CONTEST: *As a reminder, each week, the Toluna team searches the site for the weeks most popular or intriguing member content, and will share that information with the community, right here on our blog.  The “Featured User” we select will get a special 5,000 point bonus applied to their account for providing us with our weekly spotlight.

To be considered for next week’s community spotlight, post a link or title to a poll, opinion, thumb it or battle that YOU created on the TolunaTeam topic here.  If selected, we will contact you via your Toluna wall, and will post a message on your Wall so all of your followers and friends will know that you are a Featured Toluna User.

For more information about Community Spotlight click this link

New Year’s Instagram Contest: Win 10,000 points

Dear Members,

Thank you to everyone that participated in our Toluna Holidays Instagram Contest (#tolunaholidays) on Instagram. We enjoyed seeing everyone’s decorations and celebrations. We are happy to announce that out of all of the entries our winner was: silvysound

2014 will bring a whole new round of contests.  Here are the details for our next Instagram Contest

tolunaresolutionTo Qualify*:

  1. You must follow @Toluna on Instagram
  2. You must post a picture on your Instagram account of your 2014 resolution(s) or how you are completing them.
  3. You must tag your picture with the hashtag #TolunaResolution

This contest is Instagram-exclusive. Your post must be made between today January 3rd, 2014 and January 15th, 2014 at 2pm EST.

Good luck to all of the participants!

Good luck,

The Toluna Team

*Promotion Rules: Winner will be selected, at random on January 15th, 2014 at 3pm 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 by 5PM EST, on Friday, January 17th, 2014, and will be uploaded directly to user’s accounts.  The winner will be notified on their Instagram 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.

 

Community Spotlight: Favorite TV Show

Dear Members,

Welcome to our community spotlight feature*.  This week we chose jljmugs topic asking you to name your favorite TV show right now. Fall was filled with great television and many series are coming back in the New Year.

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Let jljmugs know which TV show is your favorite here.  Thanks jljmugs, for this week’s topic and shedding some insight on the Toluna community’s interests.

Have you created content lately? Submit your topic, poll, battle or thumb-it to be considered for next week’s spotlight feature here.

Happy Holidays from The Toluna Team

 

PS – We are so excited to see more and more members participating in our Community Spotlight each week, but we’ve noticed that many people are posting ideas for topics, rather than actual content pieces. Remember, you can only win if you create the content, so send us the title and/or link to your content piece for consideration.

Thanks!

 

TO ENTER THIS WEEKLY CONTEST: *As a reminder, each week, the Toluna team searches the site for the weeks most popular or intriguing member content, and will share that information with the community, right here on our blog.  The “Featured User” we select will get a special 5,000 point bonus applied to their account for providing us with our weekly spotlight.

To be considered for next week’s community spotlight, post a link or title to a poll, opinion, thumb it or battle that YOU created on the TolunaTeam topic here.  If selected, we will contact you via your Toluna wall, and will post a message on your Wall so all of your followers and friends will know that you are a Featured Toluna User.

For more information about Community Spotlight click this link