July 24, 2015 Jennifer 1495 Views

You’ve got to Keep Up!

Canada Post recently released an article claiming that direct mail is one of the best ways to market your product or service, tell that to all the printing businesses that are struggling. This is exactly what contest marketing can do for you; it engages consumers with incentivized marketing. By utilizing this type of marketing strategy you allow your consumers to participate within your market freely without any overbearing nuisance. Read More

July 7, 2015 Jennifer 2186 Views

Generation: Digital

Recent studies show that televisions are no longer the screen of choice for people to access their favourite TV, movies, videos and music. This has occurred over time with the development of more hands on devices such as tablets and smart phones. Over 50% of parents confirmed their children chose other devices instead of the TV. This is good news for online streaming and multimedia devices like Netflix, Crave TV, Apple TV, YouTube, Shomi, Amazon Prime and Hulu Plus who have began to reap the rewards of the decline of Television. Read More

March 21, 2014 Patricia 1388 Views

What makes a video go viral?

Patricia discuses tips that will help make your video go viral. Read More

March 10, 2014 Michael 1429 Views

Fortune 250 – Social Facts

Bick takes a look at a Huffington Post article “The Top Social CMOs of Fortune 250 Companies on Twitter” and provides some insight into why there’s still a lot of work to be done in the social sphere. Read More

November 15, 2013 Michael 1528 Views

YouTube - The Evolution

Bickerton shares some thought-provoking statistics about the video giant YouTube. Read More

August 12, 2013 Jaclyn 1780 Views

Chatty Cathy - Women More Social Than Men

The Ravens discuss who the socialites are when it comes to brand advocates and who is more likely to be talking about your brand. Read More

August 9, 2013 Jaclyn 1473 Views

Caught on Cam - Instagram

The Ravens review an article on and discuss Instagram’s latest feature: videos. Read More

July 10, 2013 Jaclyn 1209 Views

Content Marketing 101

Raven5 shares an article by Inbound Marketing Agents and provides some insight into the top 5 content marketing trends happening right now. Read More

May 7, 2013 Jaclyn 1284 Views

Social Strategy for B2B 2013

Twitter is the B2B social media platform of choice for B2B marketers, but for many companies, social strategy is lacking. Your digital agency reviews an article and infographic by Mediabistro and shares some insight on the state of B2B social media in 2013. Read More

April 18, 2013 Jaclyn 1557 Views

How Popular is YouTube?

Raven5 shares an article from eMarketer and provides some statistics about YouTube usage and online video viewing. Read More

January 14, 2013 Michael 1826 Views

Social Class - No Class

Bickerton's New Year Message focuses on facebook, YouTube and social media engagement. Read More

April 26, 2012 Michael 1881 Views

Google Doodles - huh?

Bickerton explores the Google Doodle and Dennis Hwang's now full time position at Google, as well as other interesting Doodle facts. Read More

RAVEN5 is the World's First Contest Marketing Agency.

RAVEN5 specializes in contests, sweepstakes and promotions management. We work with advertising and marketing agencies, public relations firms and brands of all sizes.

Why run a contest?

  • Increase brand awareness
  • Build email lists
  • Develop social following
  • Collect consumer data
  • Distribute coupons

All of this ads up to finding and developing new leads!

You could win a prize for simply contacting us.

We’re waiting to hear about your upcoming sweepstakes, contest or promotion. Whether you’re still planning or ready to build, we can help. Give us an opportunity to serve you and you’ll see what an all-in-one shop can do. And hey, because we’re all about contests, we’ll draw a random name from all inquiries each month to win a $100 Starbucks Gift Card.

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