Affiliate Contest for MenuPlanningCentral

New Contest Coming soon!

The Dates:  August 10th - August 31st 2007

Everyone Wins!

Everyone wins with this contest. It doesn't matter if you've got a huge site with bunches of traffic or if you're just starting off -- you can win prizes either way! (Plus, earn a generous $20 commission for every sale.)

The first thing you need to do is grab your affiliate link for MenuPlanningCentral here. Not an affiliate yet? Sign up here.

Then, play to win.

EVERY SINGLE AFFILIATE who completes at least 9 of the items listed below will win the "Awesome Affiliate" Prize Pack.

PLUS, our Top Three Affiliates will win additional prizes.

Here's how to Play...

Simply Complete 9 of the items listed below between the dates of August 10-31st and You've Won!
(Past promotions don't count for this contest, except for #1 & 3 & 15-18.)

Remember, many of the items below will also help you earn affiliate commission, so complete as many as you can -- and you'll profit from it!

Complete One Item per Day.
You'll win prizes and you'll see your profits soar!

  1. Put our Button or Banner on your Site
    You can log into the affiliate center to grab these graphics for your website, or you may pull them from here.

  2. Add an email signature with your affiliate link to the bottom of all emails you send out for 3 days minimum. 
    Here are some you can use...

    ****
    PS. Check out Menu Planning Central for a complete menu planning solution that includes healthy menus, family friendly menus and vegetarian menus. (insert link here)

    ****

    PS. I'm loving Menu Planning Central! No more "What's for dinner" blues. Check it out here --> (insert link here)

    ****

    PS. Join me at Menu Planning Central! We can both enjoy less time in the kitchen, and more time enjoying summer. Find out more at --> (insert link here)

    ****

  3. Send us your Testimonial.
    Do you use MenuPlanningCentral? Email us your testimonial.
    (Be sure to include your name, city, state, and picture.)
  4. Put Your MenuPlanningCentral link in your signature while posting on your favorite forums for at least 3 days (where allowed).
    Here are some places to get you started...
    Mom Forums List
    Food Forum Lists
    General List by Yahoo
  5. Tell your friends and family about Us.
    Send an email to your family & friends.
    Here's an email that you can copy, paste & send:

    Email #1:

    I'm saving time and money -- and I want to tell you about it.

    Ever since I found this program, I'm spending less money on McDonalds, Wendy's ... well, you know the drill.

    Instead of picking up the kids and wondering what I can pull together for dinner, I've started to plan my meals in advance - and you can, too.

    Stop by this site and pick up a free report about Menu Planning. I think you'll like it.

    (insert link here)

    Your Name

    Email #2:

    Did you know that a regular family dinner can result in a more loving relationship with your kids, less trouble at home and even a reduced risk of school dropout and teen pregnancy?

    I didn't either. And, I'm shocked.

    Stop by this site and pick up a free report to learn more. You'll be glad you did.

    (insert link here)

    Your Name

    IMPORTANT - NO SPAMMING: Only contact people that you know.

  6. Blog about Us.
    If you don't have a blog, you can start one for free at www.blogger.com or hire someone to install a wordpress blog at www.nosweatblogs.com
  7. Add some of our reprint articles to your website or blog.
    Click here for a list of available articles..

    Note: You may also use any brandable articles from DineWithoutWhine, but they must have this bio to count for this contest...

    Christine Steendahl is the Menu Mom. For more great meal ideas and a free menu planning report visit www.menuplanningcentral.com (insert your affiliate link)  – Watch for a great meal planning offer after you sign up and let the Menu Mom help you take care of dinner tonight!

  8. Write your own review of MenuPlanningCentral and post it on your website.
  9. Recommend us to your newsletter list
    Here's an email that you can copy, paste & send:

    Would you like to Stop Feeding your Family Junk?

    Finally...

    A Quick and Easy Way To Get Dinner On The Table and Enjoy More Quality Time With Your Family...

    Visit our site and you'll find out...

    Why not planning your meals ahead of time can cost you hundreds of dollars and precious hours not spent with family and friends.

    How a regular family dinner can result in a more loving relationship with your kids, less trouble at home and even a reduced risk of school dropout and teen pregnancy.

    Come to our site for more information at (insert your link)!
     

  10. Brand our "Back to School" report with your affiliate link and promote it anywhere.
    The Report can be branded on this page (click here).
    You can blog about the free report, send it to friends, share it with an organization you're affiliated with, or mention it on a forum. Just spread the word.
  11. "Digg" our story.
    You can digg it right here. Just go to the article and click the "digg" button (You'll have to set up an account to vote for us and review the story.)
  12. "Reddit" our story.
    Press the "up" arrow and leave a comment on this page -->go to the article. (You'll have to set up an account to vote for us and review the story.)
  13. Stumble Upon Us.
    Install the StumbleUpon toolbar. Then go to www.MenuPlanningCentral.com . While you're there, give us a "thumbs up" on the StumbleUpon toolbar. Then click the "comment on this page" button and review us. :) If you'd prefer to stumble upon our foodie article, that would be wonderful, too.go to the article here
  14. Post a bulletin to your MySpace friends.
    If you have a MySpace account, you can post a bulletin which will be broadcast to all of your friends. Tell them about MPC.
  15. Create a Squidoo Lens and Link to Us!
    Simply go to www.Squidoo.com and start a lens. (You can see an example of one of mine here http://www.squidoo.com/NicoleDean/ )
  16. Custom Error Page
    Do you have an error page set up for your website? If not, you're losing money.
    It's very simple to do if you're using hosting with a cpanel like www.MomWebs.com -- just log into your cpanel and click on the "Error Pages" icon. Then, go to the "404" and enter your page html there. We've provided some code below that you may use. Just be sure to replace "YOURAFFILIATELINK" with your affiliate link.

  17. Custom Thank You Page
    Set up your ezine thank you page sends your reader to a page that refers them to MPC. If you're using this autoresponder it's easy to do!
    Here's some code for you.

  18. Add us to your Autoresponder
    Don't just do one ezine blast to your list, insert an autoresponder message to tell EVERY new subscriber about MPC -- and watch your income increase on autopilot. We recommend this autoresponder.

Awesome Affiliate Prize Pack:

Every affiliate who completes 9 of the items above will win these business-boosting prizes...

  1. FREE GREETING CARDS:
    Every participant may send two free greeting cards (paid for by Nicole) - the kind with a stamp. ;) These can be sent to family or friends or clients. You choose the reason and the recipient.
     
  2. MAKE MONEY WITH YOUR LIST
    MakingMoneyWithyourList.com - Kelly McCausey has donated a copy of this course to EVERY single one of our awesome affiliates!
     
  3. REPORTS BY JIMMY D. BROWN
    These reports will help you to get more subscribers to your ezine, learn how to write small reports, and build your business.
     
  4. LIST BUILDING TIPS AUDIO:
    Recording of a panel of Work at Home Moms discussing their list building tips and how they make their newsletters and ecourses profitable.
     
  5. Get Listed on our Affiliate Blog.
     
  6. Free Adsense templates and more!

Prizes are rolling in. Earn 9 points and you'll receive all of them!

Simply contact me at nicole@menuplanningcentral.com with the subject line: "I'm an Awesome Affiliate" and let me know which items you completed. :)

Super Affiliates Prize Pack:

Our top three affiliates will receive the following prizes.

More Prizes Coming in!

Top Seller

All of the items in the "Awesome Affiliates Pack", PLUS..

  1. A copy of Shoestring Radio and an Exclusive two-part Group Coaching on how to make money with Affiliate Programs Through Podcasting ($100 value) --  by Kelly McCausey of ShoestringRadio.com
  2. $50 Bonus - sent via paypal
  3. One Year Subscription to Menu Planning Central to use or to Give as a Gift.
  4. We'll tell our list of 10,000 moms about your site. (Family-friendly sites only.)

Second Seller

All of the items in the "Awesome Affiliates Pack", PLUS..

  1. A copy of Shoestring Radio and an Exclusive two-part Group Coaching on how to make money with Affiliate Programs Through Podcasting ($100 value) --  by Kelly McCausey of ShoestringRadio.com
  2. $25 Bonus - sent via paypal
  3. One Year Subscription to Menu Planning Central to use or to Give as a Gift.
  4. We'll tell our list of 10,000 moms about your site. (Family-friendly sites only.)

Third Seller

All of the items in the "Awesome Affiliates Pack", PLUS..

  1. A copy of Shoestring Radio and an Exclusive two-part Group Coaching on how to make money with Affiliate Programs Through Podcasting ($100 value) --  by Kelly McCausey of ShoestringRadio.com
  2. One Year Subscription to Menu Planning Central to use or to Give as a Gift.
  3. We'll tell our list of 10,000 moms about your site. (Family-friendly sites only.)

ULTIMATE Affiliates Prize Pack:

Each and every affiliate who makes over 250 sales for Menu Planning Central during the contest period will receive a brand-new Ipod filled with our favorite marketing audios -- in addition to their $5000 in commission! (Of course, all new referred members must remain in good standing for one billing cycle to ensure that these are not fraudulent purchases.)

If you'd like to donate a prize, contact me at nicole@menuplannercentral.com. I'm here to help YOU make money.


Nicole Dean
Director of Marketing
Menu Planning Central