We're RTRACTION, and we love the arts.That's why we're giving away $25,000 worth of design, strategy, and/or communication services to one deserving arts organization.
WHO CAN APPLY? YOU... if you are an individual or part of an organization working in any aspects of arts or culture, and you're in Canada.
HOW DOES IT WORK? Your application, along with the others we receive, will be judged by our team along with a panel of notables from the visual, performing and literary arts world.
WHAT ARE THE TIMELINES? Apply by September 30, 2014. Judging will be completed by October 31. Applicants, including the winner, will be notified by November 7. And then we'll start the project, whatever that turns out to be.
SOCIAL MEDIA EXAMINER
New Facebook Contest and Promotion Rules: What You Need to Know
By Andrea Vahl September 9, 2013
Have Facebook rules stopped you from running contests on your Facebook wall in the past? Are you wondering how the new Facebook promotion changes might benefit your business? Facebook has made a huge shift in how they allow contests to be run.
For years, Facebook has been saying that promotions and contests needed to be run through an application and not on your timeline (or wall, as we used to call it). You were not allowed to ask people to like or comment on a picture or a post to be entered to win.
Facebook announced on August 27 that they’ve changed their Pages Terms to make it “easier for businesses of all sizes to create and administer promotions on Facebook.” They’re allowing pages to run contests and promotions on their own timelines (you cannot run contests on a personal timeline). Per Facebook, businesses can now:
Are you going to a #fringe show this summer? For the chance to #win a Flip Video Camera:
1) Print off this PGC poster
2) Have your friend or someone else take a picture of you holding the PGC sign at a fringe show, on the stage, with the #playwright or #actors, in front of the venue, or with the fringe signage
3) Share it on Facebook or Twitter using the hashtag #PlaywrightsGuild
Winner will be announced September 15!
Canopy Arts Desk
Tammy Hampel (Isaacson)
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