Hi there filmmakers, In lieu of writing a huge inspiring missive about how becoming a film maker takes hard work, instead I present to you this video where a gentlman says much the same thing, but while he does it, he shows pretty video!
So another one of our contests has come to an end, and we at Zooppa would like to thank all of you who contributed. We had a lot fantastically awesome submissions for Contiki, and we encourage you guys to keep up the good work for future competitions! Check out 6 of Contiki's favorite videos below!
Before We Grow Old:
By: Tornograph, $6,000 Award
Tall Tales From Thailand:
By: Stadium, $4,000 Award
Contiki: The Musical
By: MyMediaGuy, $2,500
The Read more [...]
Wedding season is approaching, as the weather gets warmer. You must all agree that this will be the perfect opportunity for you to get cracking on one of the ten categories we have on the eBay video contest – bridesmaid dresses.
In the contemporary world, if we ever wore the same color as the bride, we’d be labeled as the mean person who steals the bride’s thunder. However, in ancient Roman times, bridesmaid dresses were similar to the bride’s dress. Why? Read more [...]
Ciao, everybody! Guess where half the Zooppa team went this week?! ITALY! Back to our roots where the company was founded back in 2007. We went to one of the most romantic countries on earth Italy! At H-Farm, we were surrounded by abundance of spagetti, risotto, pizzas and cocktails, and most of all, ideas! Our goal is to make the Zooppa site the best it can be, and sometimes its good to check in with your roots, to make sure what you're growing has a solid base.
Our eBay contest Read more [...]
Hey there Zooppsters!
Our ongoing eBay video contest focuses on ten intriguing categories of merchandise. Today, our spotlight focuses on the most tantalizing of all of them: mattresses!
In all probability, most people don’t spend much time thinking about their mattress. But, in reality, a quality night’s sleep---which is central to a healthy and productive lifestyle---rests heavily upon the bed you use. No pun intended.
The mattresses we use today have Read more [...]
Some of my favorite TGIF's are: This Grandma is Foxy, The Gifted In Fremont, Thank God I'm Fresh, That Girl is Fat, That Girl Is Funny, That Guy Is Fresh, Thank God I'm Finished, Ahhh... Thank God It's Friday! So loyal readers, it is true. It is Friday. And, I am finished. Yes, it is my last day here at Zooppa, and I must say that I will miss the fun crew and office vibe around here. Luckily, I am only moving a few blocks down the street, so I will likely pop in from Read more [...]
Hello Zooppsters! As you may have recently heard, we are pleased to announce that Zooppa has launched an exciting new contest for The Ellen DeGeneres Show, called "Celebrate Ellen". Individuals are encouraged to create an on-air promo featuring Ellen as the witty, giddy, big-hearted icon we all know her to be. The prize money offered to the winners is particularly generous as well, with a whopping pool of $30,000!
Over the years, the show has produced Read more [...]
Yes friends, the time has come. Briefing has occurred. Tallies have been counted. Decisions have been made. The final results are in for the Challenge Butter contest! We have our winning videos, and they are inventive and fantastic!
First place, bragging rights, and over 7k in prize money (woah!) goes to a compelling story on the challenge of growing up. We all know that growing up isn't the easiest; however several moments are often quite exciting, as every experience Read more [...]
Beautiful day here in Seattle, Zooppers! This week has been quite entertaining, as we closed our Real Challenge, Real Difference contest. So many butter-ific submissions that made us laugh and touched our hearts. Awards should be soon, and while you wait, take a look at all the entries here!
Our Contiki: Your Story Goes Here competition closes on Monday, 4/1 at 4pm PST. There are $15,000 at stake! Use your weekend to it's full advantage and polish up those Read more [...]
On Wednesday, March 27th, we here at Zooppa, and our creative community, had a Q&A session with eBay to discuss their contest, and give Zooppa members extra insight in how to optimize their submissions.
Here is a summary of the meeting:
-What are the marketing objectives that eBay is trying to accomplish?
-- Ebay’s aim is to help users better understand the topics we have proposed and how better to interact with eBay as a destination for Read more [...]