CALLING ALL BLOGGERS! Here’s your great chance of winning a Macbook Pro!

Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co., has launched its Bloggers Challenge to promote their best ever innovation. The world’s first landline + tablet – Telpad!

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Prizes at stake:

First Price

One (1) 13-inch Macbook Pro

2.4 GHZ dual core , Intel Core 15, 4GB 1333MHZ, 500GB
5400–rpm, Intel HD graphics 3000

Second Price
Five (5) 10k worth of Heat and Circles Gift Certificates

Third Price
Five (5) 5k worth of Bistro Restaurants Gift Certificates

And oh, not only the bloggers can win but also those who voted for the blog entries will receive a prize!!!!

a. All registrants will be verified if the information that they entered are  proven true and if they were referred by participating bloggers.

b. After verification, reader will qualify for the Micro SD card incentive.

c. Micro SD cards can be claimed at 3/F PLDT Ramon Cojuanco Building,  Makati Avenue, Makati City

*As a requirement to qualify for the micro SD card, registrants who will fill out the registration form should make sure they input the blog URL.

HOW TO JOIN:

a. Participating bloggers must log on to  http://telpad.pldthome.com/bloggerspromo.aspx to join the challenge.

b.  Fill out the registration form (name, blog URL, address, contact number, e-mail address), upload a headshot photo, and write their blog post about
their Telpad story with 1 of their 1,001 reasons why they should upgrade their landline to a PLDT Telpad. After filling out, click “submit”.

c. Bloggers must also post their entries on their respective blogs as well and are required to post the link: http://www.telpad.pldthome.com/blogpromo
and encourage the readers to vote for their entries. (Length of each blog post should be at least 250 words)

d. Bloggers must state in their post that readers who vote and sign up for a Telpad upgrade online will get a 16g Micro SD card as an incentive.

e. Bloggers will be in-charge of promoting their own respective blog posts to get as many votes as they can until the end of the challenge.

CONTROL MEASURES:

a.  Once a blog reader clicks the Telpad microsite link and votes,      a point will be granted to the blogger who owns the blog source.

b.  Referrals from blog sites will be measured using the Telpad microsite analytics wherein visitors referred by each blog URL can be tracked.

c.  The blogger who will acquire the highest percentage after judging will be granted the grand winner.

d.  Winner will be determined using the PLDT Telpad Blogger’s  Challenge leaderboard displayed on http://telpad.pldthome.com/bloggerspromo.aspx which shows the following information:

    i. Name of blogger
ii. Title of blog post (clickable link)
iii. Total number of votes

e.  Winners will be given sixty (60) days from notification to claim their prize. Otherwise, it will be forfeited in favor of PLDT upon approval of DTI.

f.  Prizes are not convertible to cash but are transferrable subject to the concurrence of the winner.

g.  Employees of PLDT, its advertising and promotion agencies including their relatives up to the second degree of consanguinity
or affinity are disqualified from this promotion.

h.  Winners may personally claim their prize upon proof of identification. In case of unavailability, he or she may send a representative with
a signed authorization letter and ID from the winner.

i.  Any of the following proofs of identification will be accepted by PLDT:  driver¹s license, company/school ID, TIN card, SSS card, passport or
birth certificate.

CRITERIA FOR JUDGING:

a.  Votes                                    10%

b.  Message Effectivity         40%

c.  Creativity                              40%

d.  Buzzworthiness                 10%

Promo is open to all Philippine-based bloggers.

*Promo period runs from August 30, 2012 until October 31, 2012.
Determination of winners is on November 15, 2012.

The MacBook Pro is waiting for you! Start blogging now!