INFOGRAPHIC: 12 Facebook Contest Ideas For The Holidays

ChristmasOrnaments650Forget “The 12 Days of Christmas”: Facebook application creator ShortStack has something more practical for page administrators looking for last-minute ways to capitalize on the holiday season.

ShortStack put together the infographic below, featuring 12 holiday contest ideas for Facebook pages.

The company said in a recent blog post that it analyzed more than 50,000 active pages and 300,000 custom apps that serve more than 1.4 billion Facebook fans, and it found that:

  • Engagement on custom Facebook page apps jumps by as much as 66 percent in December.
  • Brands see a 66 percent increase in content submissions.
  • Custom Facebook page app shares rise 57 percent during the month.
  • Custom Facebook page app views go up 47 percent.
  • Custom Facebook page app shares to specific friends see a 33 percent gain.

Readers: Have you participated in any holiday-themed Facebook contests?

ShortStackHolidayInfographic

Holiday ornaments image courtesy of Shutterstock.

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