Features

Features of ViralSweep

A/B Testing

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 ov...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Additional Users

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Announce Winners

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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  ...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

API

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 o...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Audience Segments

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 su...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Autocomplete Field

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 o...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Auto Login URL

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 immediat...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Auto Submit Forms

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 aft...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Block or Allow IPs or Emails

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Coupon Codes

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 Coup...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Custom Actions

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 awar...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Custom Captions

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Custom CSS

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 ...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Dedicated Sendgrid Account

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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'...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Draw Winners

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 o...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Edit Entries

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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,...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Email Notifications

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Entry Codes

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 req...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Entry Frequency

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Entry Limit

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 numb...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Entry Purging

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 tha...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Events Mode

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 co...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Expand Social Actions

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 u...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Form Builder

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 ...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

GDPR

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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" ...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Geo Targeting

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 coun...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Import Entries

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 spreadshe...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Language

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Leaderboards

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 refe...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Live Draws

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 audie...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Manage Brands

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Multiple Languages

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 di...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Official Rules

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 ag...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Payments

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 f...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Prefill Email Address

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 For...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Prefill Fields

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 Au...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Redirect Upon Entry

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Refer Friends

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   Learn about 3 proven referral marketing strategies that work. The Refer Friends feature encourages people to share your promotion with their friends via a unique re...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Refer Friends via Email

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 ...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Sales Tracking

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   This feature is only available on the Business Plan and higher. Skip to: Standard Pixel | Shopify Pixel | BigCommerce Pixel The Sales Tracking feature al...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Sender Authentication

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   This feature allows you to authenticate your domain with ViralSweep, so that we can send emails on your behalf as a verified sender. This will improve your email deliver...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Social Actions

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 ...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Source Tracking

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 se...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Spam Filter

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 p...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Spotify URI

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 yo...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Styles

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 ...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Tracking Links

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 or...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Tracking Scripts

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Verification Codes

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 receiv...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Video URLS

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 su...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

Video Uploads

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 ...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

White Label Branding

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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, a...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024

YouTube Channel ID

NOTE: THIS HELP DESK IS OUTDATED. PLEASE VISIT OUR NEW HELP DESK  HERE .   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 yo...

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By Giancarlo

January 6, 2024