Radio Contests are an excellent way to enter to win! There are way “fewer” contestants then the typical online contests you enter.
When you sit and think about it: Your only other competitors are the people in your area that are actually listening at that moment. And Really how many people are only “tuned in ” to enter the contest.?”
So the chances of your ability to win Free Tickets are boosted!
Here are some Great Tips on Increasing Your odds to Win Contests by listening to the Radio.
Learn Your local Radio Stations
All Radio stations usually have giveaways on the air, as well as on social media – Simply search online and see radio stations are in your area. ( You will most likely need to drive to pick up the prize) Once you have learned which radio stations are fairly local to you, You can begin following them online and turn on your radio to listen to various radio stations.
Most Radio stations let you “stream” their audio so you can listen to the radio stations via your computer, without setting up another device to listen.
To be competitive with radio contests, you will need to be organized and stay on top of the different sweepstakes offered by various radio stations.
Write Down upcoming contests – Keep track of the radio station, date, time, telephone number) You can also use an online calendar such as Google calendar
You will also need to include information if there are tips the Announcer gives in the prelaunch of the contest – May include when a certain song is played, or perhaps it’s a trivia question you will need to call in to give the answer.
15 Minute Reminders
Once you have become organized with all the possible contests you plan on entering, Set up a reminder to notify you before the contest begins. This will give you time to turn on your radio and phone ready to begin.
If you are using an online calendar – you can also set up a reminder usually right in the application. you can easily set a reminder in the app. This is handy because you’ll have everything all in one place.
Speed Dial Works Great for Entering Radio Station Sweepstakes
Most radio stations ask the listeners to call a certain number to call. Give your self an edge and add the phone numbers to your cellphone on speed dial. Adding the Number to your contact list will not only allow you speed dial but also you won’t have the accident of misdialing.
Keep Calling Until the Winner is Announced.
Don’t make the mistake of calling once and getting a busy signal, and quit. So keep dialling until you get through.
If you get a busy signal, hang up. Call and call again, until you get through or they announce on the air whom the winner is.
Use More Than One Phone
If you still have a landline ( Not many people do these days) but you can use your landline to your advantage, Or perhaps you have a company cellphone and a personal cellphone. Call the radio stations with both phones at the same time. This will double your chances of getting through.
Don’t forget to use your speaker function on your cellphone to help you keep track of which phone gets to a human.
Be Choosy About What You Enter to Win
Radio stations have giveaways at random times, and a huge variety of prizes such as movie tickets, Event Tickets, maybe a Free CD or DVD, Nearly every station has a limit of how often you can win. The Usual is a month or 30 days.
So if you suspect a good prize may be coming up for a Free Concert Tickets that you really want – you’ll need to pass up the entry to enter to win on the other giveaways available.