Landing page

 Landing pages could be created for top level domains and may be used:
  • to aggregate all competitions
  • as a splash page
  • to redirect to the current competition. 

 Landing page content

Landing page can contain some predefined content and some custom elements. In fact it could work as separate mini website, as it enables also creating and displaying any custom pages with customized header, menu and footer.

Could be styled via pre-defined templates or custom CSS file. 

You can provide fav icon and separate statistics script for landing page as well.

Pre-defined content

Landing page could be used to aggregate competitions by activating widgets:

  • Featured contest widget: Displays random top and latest entries. Once an hour 50 newest and top entries are selected, then every 1min, specified number of pics are selected to be shown.
  • Latest entries widget: Displays random latest entries. Once an hour 50 newest entries are selected, then every 1min,specified number of pics are selected to be shown in competition
  • Top entries widget: Displays random top entries. Once an hour 50 top entries are selected, then every 1min,specified number of pics are selected to be shown in competition
  • Archived contests widget

Each widget could be customized by setting:

  • number of contest
  • number of entries 
  • photo or text entry size (width and hight defined in the competition)
  • where it should be displayed.

Custom elements

  • Title of the Page (displayed on the top of the site and as meta title)
  • Custom header (replacing title)
  • Slogan of the Page (used also as meta description)
  • Favicon
  • Page description: image, video or text (edited in WYSIWYG editor)
  • footer
  • super header
  • super footer
  • custom widget (it could be used to display Facebook like box, RSS feed, etc.)

 

Scheme of landing page

How to set up landing page?

This option is available for site admins only

To set up landing page go to Platform setup > Landing Pages and click on New Page button.

Choose top level domain for Internet Address and set up other options. It could be one landing page for each domain.

Redirection

Landing page may be used for redirections:

  • If you have one competition at a time, but competition doesn't use top level domain. Then you can promote top level domain, which redirects users to current competition.
  • If you organize many competitions at a time, each in different country. Then everybody can promote top level domain, which redirect users by their IP to selected competition.

How to redirect to current contest?

This option is available for site admins only

  1. Go to Platform setup > Landing Pages,
  2. choose one landing page and go to Setup&EditOptions > Auto redirect users by IP
  3. Choose country and current contest. Then Save
    If you allow participation for few countries then add redirections for each country separately.

For all other countries you may  provide additional info on landing page with link to suggested competition or use Featured competition widget.