Create a Promotional Chess.com Video and Win $1,000!!

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That’s right! We’re offering $1,000 USD for the best promotional video!

Here’s how it works:

1. You create an amazing/unforgettable/hilarious promotional video for Chess.com.

2. Upload it to YouTube and then post in this forum!

On January 1, 2012 we will give $1,000 to the person whose video has the highest number of “Likes” on YouTube.

That’s it. No holds barred. Create any video you want. Create as many videos as you want. Make it informational and explain the site. Or dance around in a hotdog suit. Or make a mini movie. Or sing a song. Doesn’t matter. Get your friends to watch it. Get it posted on Reddit or Digg. All you need to do is generate positive views of your video!

You can download our logo here.

You can follow the contest right here, in this forum thread!

Ok! You have till New Years – GO! Have fun and make it awesome!


 

Entries:

nonowho - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOEyYTTc3ls

TD-I-Prevail - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=szr5kBVq4q0

AbenXY - http://youtu.be/lAdfpOP-Ito

omglolbbqpizza - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09MYSq2yfkI

nonowho - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0T18lURfLAc

Liquidator_Brunt - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgD5sUBbzU8

Aloizia  - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aR9ykfxgJ5U

engmsosman - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYTd3FZO71

prameshpramesh - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zh1ajvKYu1E

alexanderpetrov - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1YKbsJdZQjk

Skofe - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XI9SQCB30V

pooya_alaie - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ODFqGPjRdg8

BiffReagle - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWRnEZuDOCI

masterduckie - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2HuKZIde5S4

He1120 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFpavhkPpJ0

AbenXY - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u0S_GVEeD30

CliveLawrinson - http://youtu.be/XYDqQ_e70Ww

Jaskaranrd - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-dz0vsnlw7I

RedBull1485 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nMBxrz_mViw

enb - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzfjsdGdHXw

peterpeter99 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ma_QyhSCsX4

omglolbbqpizza - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V3L4UwjPHyQ

alexanderpetrov - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WCd3sP01HfU

oDVDo - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SecIobTiG5M

   & http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0cRs0cIWKLk&hd=1

blagojep - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oh2T6FdgB4g

Fmstrat - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7UDU9EIoic

Tampsen - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iYf07k4BTPo

LisaStrong - - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P5zN4t98tFE

blobby12 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IKJJUsJNcsI

steward - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qqqz9gNCptQ

hidas - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WMQRZHvnps

steward - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vicdqim4jC0

jurss - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EmoSbKQNd-4

nhat8121 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1itzOLHdbY

Texesa - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Y0bl9ED9xk

jurss - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kaa55EkE2JU

Pajser_resjaP - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ASOw1HVeH9g (somewhat "mature" content)

kobesarmy - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikUItKa-Ovo

ErichHeino - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mMFHf1NSwsk

gdiddy27 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0lQ9235l8c

Adhuri - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrmoQ4zbTug

vonStroheim - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbHFupmeJjU (somewhat "mature" content)

Arthur9298 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Kx88pSh3LA

RayDuqueIII - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5BHfbTBRnoQ

baz-30 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ROP2cYNbA8

MTGXerxes - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UghbkC26Ptc

JoseAFadul - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGkcKlNlUmg

venerbotin - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P_9xAlLShp0

abhiraj42 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5lu9AT7NxM

wilfredogaldamez - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4_-hxxEocq0

INSANECRAZYGUY - http://www.youtube.com/watch?nomobile=1&v=V9MSV9LTHRM

SonnyMeadows - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yOh5ZCTYhVg

Baudolino - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dJbh3oIXo3A

gilansalehi - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fwPbDQPaah4

Parotic_Groove - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xL9oQk-gsGQ

jrmrbr - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TEBdIZCNd1c

chessplayer11 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iZNkcprxw2g

hellobaby - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6iaurHl1GsU

YaZoOFF - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OtIDKnmKeWg

enbhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sUNyIKsjjIA

keeeganomahoneey

Can you enter more than one video?

erik

yes - you can enter more than one video. 

DanielRensch

Can Staff enter the contest? Wink

This is going to rock!!!

erik

staff not allowed :)

Hydra

Really looking forward to this, should prove to be an enjoyable yet competitive challenge :D

heinzie

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veggiegirlie

yay! maybe all of those film classes i took will pay off :D  Awesome !!

Kacparov

Great idea ;) I don't have any software for making videos or any experience in it, I would try otherwise.

Ranong9

if they are the same or equal percentages of views  , how the board consider who will win ? Undecided

Hydra
Kacparov wrote:

Great idea ;) I don't have any software for making videos or any experience in it, I would try otherwise.


Have you a smart phone even? you could always use that;)

TheLukiePoo

I've already started... It's going to knock you guy's socks off!

littlehotpot

debating wheather or not to enter. I don't think chess.conm is ready to see me yet.

AbenXY
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Kacparov
Hydra wrote:
Kacparov wrote:

Great idea ;) I don't have any software for making videos or any experience in it, I would try otherwise.


Have you a smart phone even? you could always use that;)


No, they are still rare in Poland :)

AbenXY
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littlehotpot
Kacparov wrote:
Hydra wrote:
Kacparov wrote:

Great idea ;) I don't have any software for making videos or any experience in it, I would try otherwise.


Have you a smart phone even? you could always use that;)


No, they are still rare in Poland :)


Have you tried searching ebay and amazon, they have great cameras and software to help you edit and you can also download free trials for abode.com and they have lots of tutorials on how to edit

mndr
Great, I will try to make something. Is it possible to get chess.com logo in curves format?
tommcgrath

BRING IT ON

tommcgrath

can I make as much as i want like 5 or somting