Setup Help and Best Practices

Create a Photo Sweepstakes

This guide will walk you through the initial setup of your Photo Sweepstakes.

Creating Your Photo Sweepstakes


To create a photo sweepstakes contest, simply click on green + symbol in the lower right hand corner and select the Photo Sweeps option from under Enter to Win.

Naming Your Sweepstakes


When creating a new Photo Sweepstakes, you will prompted to name your contest.

Tip! If you have access to the Second Street Data Suite, you will be able to tag your contest as well.

Setting Up the Sweepstakes


Enter Your Start and End Dates

Tip! Once the round has ended, you will not be able to change the end date.

Set the Frequency for When Users Can Enter

Add Additional Rounds (if necessary)

Photo Submission Form


The Photo Title and Photo Caption will be enabled and required by default. If you wish to remove either of these fields, you may do so by selecting the X to the right of the fields.

The Media Release Consent will be off by default. If you want to enable this field, you may do so by clicking the blue plus button to the right of the field. When you turn it on, it will be required.


If you wish to change the text for the Photo Title, Photo Caption, or Media Release Consent fields, or make them required, simply click into them to edit.



Enter the number of winners that will be randomly selected for each round.