Twitter has now become the most popular social networking website and it is gaining popularity in India as well. As Christmas and new year season is on, many contests are being run on twitter. I am listing down a few of them here.
List of hot contests for Indians (via twitter)
|Contest Name||URL||How to play?||Prize||Ending on?|
|Yahoo! India 2009 Rewind Contest||http://in.yearinreview.yahoo.com/||Tweet to share your top moments of 2009Add the hashtag #yahooin2009 to your tweet||iPod Touch||31 December, 2009|
|‘Hai Baaton Mein Dum? Google and Live Hindustan||http://www.google.co.in/intl/en/landing/meribaat/index-english.html||You need to write essay in Hindi on either of the topics:
||A laptop for the winner in each topic category.Gift voucher worth Rs. 5000 from an online bookstore for the best entry submitted by a 9th to 12th standard student in each topic category.Internet subscription for six months for the top 50 shortlisted entries across all topic categories.
Google goodies for the next 250 shortlisted entries across all topic categories
|11:59:59 P.M. IST on January 31st, 2010|
|Tatadocomo DO Year Animation Contest||http://create.tatadocomo.com/what-to-do.aspx||To create a DO Year E-Greeting, make a Flash Animation using our characters – D and O or D,O,C,O,M,O to create a 05-10 seconds flash animation.The flash animation must preferably be 18 frames per second and Set to our do-do-do tune; in an SWF format.The dimensions of the E-Greeting must be 540px by 370px and published in Flash7.||Cash award of INR 25,000||26th December 2009|