Features

Features of ViralSweep

A/B Testing

This feature is only available on our Premium Plan and higher. Overview The A/B Testing feature allows you to tweak and optimize your promotions to improve overall performance. You can create and...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Additional Users

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. This feature allows you to invite users to a specific brand within your account. This is great if you manage multiple brands and need...

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By Giancarlo

updated 5 months ago

Announce Winners

The Announce Winners feature allows you to display the information of your winners on the entry form for your promotion. The winner information will only appear after  the promotion has ended. If...

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By Giancarlo

updated 3 months ago

API

This feature is only available on our Premium Plan and higher. Overview The ViralSweep API enables you to build, run, and manage your own promotions outside of your platform, or you can run...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Audience Segments

This feature is only available on our Premium Plan and higher. The Audience Segments feature allows you to segment your audience based on a variety of filters such as number of entries, number of...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Autocomplete Field

The Autocomplete field allows you to input options that are searchable as a user types into the field. The field will automatically narrow the search down based on the options you have input, and...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Auto Login URL

How it works Normally if a user enters your promotion from one device, then returns to the page a few days later on the same device, we remember the user and immediately direct them to the...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Auto Submit Forms

In order to use this feature, you will want to follow the steps to  prefill your form . Our Auto Submit feature will automatically submit the ViralSweep form after you have successfully prefilled...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Block or Allow IPs or Emails

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. Overview This feature allows you to allow or block specific IP addresses or email domains from entering your promotion. This feature...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Coupon Codes

The static coupon code feature is available on all plans. The dynamic coupon code feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. Overview The Coupon Codes feature is a social action...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Custom Actions

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. Overview With custom actions you can track users completing tasks on your own website and award them with entries. What type of...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Custom Captions

Overview This feature allows you to populate the contest caption area with any form fields a user submitted through the contest entry form. Before launching your contest, please contact us via live...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Custom CSS

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. Please note, this is a developer only feature and we will not write your CSS for you. Overview Custom CSS is a developer only feature...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Dedicated Sendgrid Account

This feature is only available on the Premium plan. This feature is not enabled by default. You must request this feature be enabled on your account. ViralSweep's Email Notifications feature sends...

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By Giancarlo

updated 5 months ago

Draw Winners

How do I choose winners? To draw winners at random, click the Winners tab on the promotion in your dashboard. If you're interested in our Live Draw feature, instead of doing a private drawing, go...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Edit Entries

ViralSweep automatically tracks and awards entries to users when they complete actions on your campaign. However, due to how some users configure their browser settings, some users may complete...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Email Notifications

The email notifications feature allows you to automatically dispatch an email to an entrant the second they enter your promotion. This email can come from your own email address and company name,...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Entry Codes

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. Entry Form Codes The Entry Codes feature allows you to add a field to your entry form that requires users to input a unique code in...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Entry Frequency

The Entry frequency settings can be modified under the promotion settings for sweepstakes or contests. By default, all promotions are set to single entry, which means a user can only enter one time...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Entry Limit

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. The Entry Limit feature allows you to close your promotion down as soon as you hit a certain number of entries. This is great for...

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By Giancarlo

updated about 1 month ago

Entry Purging

What is entry purging? Every 180 days we will purge your invalid entries from our system so that they will no longer display under your campaign. The only entries that will remain are your valid...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Events Mode

The Events setting under the Spam Filter should only be used when you are in an environment where you want the system to automatically collect every single entry that comes through your form AND ...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Expand Social Actions

By default, when someone enters your promotion all social actions are collapsed and a user must click on an action to expand it. With the option to expand an action upon entry, you can have any...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Form Builder

Our flexible form system allows you to collect any data that you want from your entrants.  Some of the main benefits are: Create required or optional fields Add as many form fields as you want Use...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

GDPR

To learn more about ViralSweep and GDPR, please see our GDPR Overview . We're here to help If you have any further questions, please start a Chat. Just "Click" on the chat icon in the lower right...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Geo Targeting

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. Geo Targeting allows you to deliver your promotions to certain users based on their state or country. For example, if your promotion...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Import Entries

This feature is only available on our Premium Plan and higher. The Import Entries feature allows you to upload entries to your promotion using an excel spreadsheet. Setup 1)  Download Template To...

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By Giancarlo

updated 5 months ago

Language

Change all of the text on the promotion from English to any language that you prefer. To access this feature, simply go to: Edit > Design > Language > Show All and all of the language fields will...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Leaderboards

This feature is only available on the Business Plan and higher. The leaderboard feature allows you to display the entrants with the most entries or the most referrals in your promotion. Simply...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Live Draws

ViralSweep's Live Draw feature allows you to conduct engaging and interactive drawings for your audience. You can stream your drawings across social media for your audience to watch and see who...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Manage Brands

Managing multiple brands within ViralSweep allows you to have separate dashboards for each brand that you manage, this way all your promotions are separate. You can even invite users to specific...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Multiple Languages

This feature is only available on the Premium Plan and higher. Our Multiple Languages feature allows you to create one promotion and translate it into several different languages. The benefit of...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Official Rules

ViralSweep provides you with an official rules template that you can use to quickly get your promotion up and running. However, by using our official rules you are agreeing to the following:...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Payments

This feature is only available on the Premium Plan and higher. Our payments feature integrates with Stripe.com , allowing you to collect payments or donations from entrants to your campaigns. In...

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By Giancarlo

updated 4 months ago

Prefill Email Address

Need to prefill more data than just an email address? See Prefill Fields . Want to automatically submit the form after prefilling the fields? See Auto Submit Forms . Overview Planning to send an...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Prefill Fields

Need to prefill just email addresses that you already have? See Prefill Email Address . Want to automatically submit the form after prefilling the fields? See Auto Submit Forms . Prefilling...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Redirect Upon Entry

The Redirect Upon Entry feature allows you to automatically direct people to any page that you want after they enter the promotion. By default, when a user enters the promotion they will get taken...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Refer Friends

The Refer Friends feature encourages people to share your promotion with their friends via a unique referral link in order to earn bonus entries. When a user enters your promotion, they will see...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Refer Friends via Email

This feature is only available on the Business Plan and higher. The Refer Friends via Email feature encourages people to share your promotion with their friends via email in order to earn bonus...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Sales Tracking

This feature is only available on the Business Plan and higher. Skip to: Standard Pixel | Shopify Pixel | Bigcommerce Pixel The Sales Tracking feature allows you to track sales coming from...

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By Giancarlo

updated 8 days ago

Sender Authentication

This feature allows you to authenticate you domain with ViralSweep, so that we can send emails on your behalf as a verified sender. This will improve your email deliverability and help to ensure...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Social Actions

Social Actions allow you to incentivize your entrants with additional entries into the promotion by having them perform a variety of different actions. Click here to see a live example of all...

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By Giancarlo

updated 3 months ago

Source Tracking

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. The Source Tracking feature is an automated system that will track (if possible) two different sets of URL's for you from each...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Spam Filter

ViralSweep's spam filter is enabled by default on any promotion you create. The recommended setting is high, which will automatically limit your promotion to one entry per IP address. Typically,...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Spotify URI

In order for the Spotify Follow button to work properly, you need to input your Spotify URI. If you input a full link the artist, it will not work properly. To get your Spotify URI, simply copy the...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Styles

Use our styles feature to customize everything about your campaign without using any CSS. If you'd like to also use CSS, see our CSS documentation .  You can modify everything from the fonts, to...

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By Giancarlo

updated about 1 month ago

Tracking Links

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. The Tracking Links feature allows you to create unlimited tracking links for your campaign, in order to track any and all marketing...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Tracking Scripts

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. The Tracking Scripts feature allows you to add 3rd party tracking and conversion scripts onto the pre-entry and post-entry pages of...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Verification Codes

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. The Verification Codes feature allows you to require your entrants to input a code they'll receive via email before their entry is...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Video URLS

This feature is available on our Starter and Business plans. Our Premium plan offers  direct video uploads . This feature allows users to upload a video to a supported platform, then provide us...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

Video Uploads

This feature is only available on our Premium Plan and higher. Our Starter and Business plans support Video URLs . This feature allows users to directly upload videos to your contest. Videos are...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

White Label Branding

This feature is only available on our Business Plan and higher. Our white label branding feature allows you to remove our default Powered By ViralSweep text, and either hide it entirely, or...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago

YouTube Channel ID

In order for the YouTube subscribe button to work properly, you need to input your channel ID. If you input a full link to your channel, it will not work properly and you will see an error on the...

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By Giancarlo

updated 6 months ago