It’s our 5-Year Business Anniversary and we are SEEKING to FIND the most awesome business in our Meme Image contest! Do you think your business has “the nuts”? Then enter to win a FREE Local SEO package valued at $750, by showing us your best MEME look.
What’s a MEME?
An (internet) meme is a clever idea (depicted in an image, video, etc) that can be easily shared across the internet. As pertains to business, they are the embodiment of everything good advertising should be: clever, memorable, easily communicated and absurdly contagious.
Need ideas? Check out Meme ideas here
Create an IMAGE meme that includes at least one image, and comments pertaining to your business/industry. Once you’ve styled the ultimate meme, save and submit it. Then, you and everyone else can vote for your favorite entries, and from those, we’ll pick one GRAND PRIZE winner!
HOW TO ENTER
2. Review the official rules and entry requirements
3. Create your Meme using one of the following Meme creation sites:
4. Share! Upload your creation on our Facebook contest page OR enter via Twitter by using the hashtag #memecontestsbb, and wait for the results!
The winning business will receive a local SEO effort for one month that includes: keyword research, completion and optimization of Google+ page, identification and completion of 5 quality directory sites to help you become an internet sensation!
Official Contest Rules
This contest is created, sponsored, and administered by Search by Burke. Void outside the 50 United States, District of Columbia and where prohibited. Do not proceed to enter if you are not at least 18 years of age and a legal resident of, and located within, one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia at the time of entry. Internet access required to enter.
The Search by Burke Contest begins at 6:00 a.m., Eastern Time (“E.T.”) on June 21st, 2013 and ends July 5th, 2013. Entries must be received by 6:00 a.m., E.T., on July 5th, 2013.
ENTRY: Visit our Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/searchbyburke and click on the links to complete the registration. Then follow the links and instructions to upload a Meme. Entries must include picture and comments pertaining to your affiliated business. Foul language or ill behavior will not be tolerated. But you may use symbols instead of letters we want to keep this contest appropriate for thirteen and older.
By entering, you represent and warrant that your entry does not violate or infringe the rights of another, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, and that no part of your entry constitutes copyright infringement.
ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the 50 United States, and the District of Columbia, who are 18 years of age or older. Employees of Search by Burke 6615 Hwy 64 NE Georgetown, In. 47122, and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Contest and/or their respective agents, affiliates, subsidiaries and members of their immediate families or household members are not eligible. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year.
HOW TO WIN:
The entry with the most votes and final approval of Charlene Burke will win the grand prize The prize will be local SEO effort that includes: keyword research, completion and optimization of Google+ page, identification and completion of 5 quality directory sites. The 30 days start after the participant is notified.
Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portions thereof) of equal or greater value if prize (or portions thereof) cannot be awarded as described. Sponsor will determine all elements of prizing in its sole discretion. Prize may not be assigned, transferred, or changed, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee express or implied by Sponsor. Sponsor disclaims all and any liability for the actual provision, quality or nature of any third party product or service accepted by the winner. The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules. Entrants agree to be bound by Official Rules and agree that if winner fails to provide proof of identity and refuses to provide required documentation, is found to have violated the Official Rules or otherwise does not meet eligibility criteria, prize will be forfeited and awarded to the entry with the next highest score. Entrants understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this promotion and acceptance, possession and use of prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the contest or in the announcement of the prize. Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all respects.
DISPUTE RESOLUTION: Except where prohibited, by participating Contest entrants agree that: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant(s) and Sponsor and its agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the State of Indiana without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction. Entrant agrees that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Contest, or awarding of the prize, shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in the State of Indiana and entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. Except where prohibited, by participating in this Contest, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or awarding of the prize, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in this Contest but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any participant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitations or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above may not apply to you.
OTHER: Sponsor assumes no responsibility for entries it is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures; or any other reason, or incomplete, damaged, misdirected, or lost entries. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this promotion if not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity of the contest. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to select winner from among all eligible entries received prior to date of cancellation. The use of automated entry systems or any other conduct that impedes the integrity of the contest is prohibited. In the event of a dispute regarding online entry, entry will be deemed made by the holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry.
GENERAL: By entering the Contest, entrants authorize the Sponsor and its advertising partner, Marketing Media Management, to use their name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry in promotional material and for advertising, public relations and editorial purposes in any media, worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winner’s list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above-mentioned information or materials, but may do so, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation.
Except where prohibited by law, potential winner will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Ownership/Liability Release, Publicity Release and Assignment of All Rights in Pre-existing Work within ten (10) days of notification or the entry with the next highest score may become an alternate winner. If winner notification is returned as undeliverable, the entry with the next highest score may become an alternate winner. By participating and winning a prize, winner releases Sponsor, and its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and agencies and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability with respect to the prize won and participation in the contest. Subject to all U.S. federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Taxes on prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. The grand prize winner’s name will be posted at http://searchbyburke.com/ and/or http://www.facebook.com/searchbyburke on or about July 12, 2013.