Category: Comping tips

Tips and tricks to help you with your comping!

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The top ten mistakes compers make

As a new comper, it’s easy to make mistakes when you get started – but even experienced compers can slip up! Here’s ten common mistakes you might be making… 1. Not reading the rules...


Unfollow on Twitter with UnfollowerStats

As a Twitter user, you’re assigned a follow limit of 5,000 accounts – until you’re popular enough to have about 5,000 followers yourself. But most compers don’t have anywhere near that amount of followers...


Contestant calls for UK gameshows

Have you considered going on a TV gameshow or quiz show? It’s a fun way to compete to win a cash prize, and there are always plenty of opportunities to apply. It’s not all about...


Creative kids competitions

Are your kids currently on a half term break from school? We’re on a family holiday in the Isle of Wight, and I’ve been hunting for a few comps to keep Ry and his...

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Why won’t Waitrose competition entry forms submit?

Since 2017, Waitrose customers have had problems submitting the entry forms on their competition page. Despite completing the form correctly, entrants are likely to see the message ‘Please correct the errors and complete your...


2019 Comping Calendar

Roald Dahl Day, International Sushi Day, Naked Gardening Day… each year sees more unusual dates on the comping calendar, with an accompanying social media hashtag of course! Each year I publish a list of...