Unprecedented Interest Leads to Global Contest Expansion
NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2016 /CNW/ -- Wix.com Ltd. (Nasdaq: Wix) has teamed up with four-time NBA champion, Shaquille O'Neal, to give Wix online store owners a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to boost their online business. One lucky winner of the contest, and their stunning online store, will get an online commercial starring Shaq just in time for the holidays.
How Do I Score the Online Commercial?
Qualified Wix online store owners in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Israel, Mexico, France, Chile, Spain, Argentina, Colombia and Brazil can enter the contest.
Read the full contest rules here to ensure that you and your store are eligible to enter the contest.
To enter, simply submit your active online store at: Wix.com/myshaqcommercial/contest.
For merchants who aren't on Wix yet, you can still enter by visiting Wix.com and create your own ecommerce website with all of the tools you need to sell online in just minutes. Your store must offer products for purchase and accept online payments, with at least one registered sale prior to Thursday, November 3, 2016.
The deadline to enter your online store into the contest is November 3, 2016.
Shaq will choose one contestant and their Wix store and help it grow from big to BIGGER, by participating in a tailored commercial. The winner will be notified on November 7 and the commercial will go live online the week of December 6, just in time to catch the holiday shopping rush.
"Lending my voice to help lift others has always been important to me," Shaq said. "This is a fantastic opportunity and will be loads of fun. I can't wait to see the entries!"
"We have an active community with more than 300,000 ecommerce subscriptions from around the world running on the Wix platform. We wanted to simultaneously encourage and reward our ecommerce customers with something big," said Omer Shai, Chief Marketing Officer at Wix.com. "Shaq stands out from the crowd as one of the greatest basketball players ever and is the perfect pitch man for one of our amazing customers and their online store. We wanted to make this holiday season really stand out for our ecommerce audience. Shaq brings so much personality and enthusiasm to the campaign and we can't wait to see the final result."
Wix.com is a leading cloud-based web development platform with more than 93 million registered users worldwide. Wix was founded on the belief that the Internet should be accessible to everyone to develop, create and contribute. Through free and premium subscriptions, Wix empowers millions of businesses, organizations, professionals and individuals to take their businesses, brands and workflow online. Wix ADI, the Wix Editor and a highly curated App Market enable users to build and manage a fully integrated and dynamic digital presence. Wix's headquarters are in Tel Aviv with offices in Be'er Sheva, San Francisco, New York, Miami, Berlin, Vilnius and Dnepropetrovsk.
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