This guide will explain how to close a Contest Campaign automatically. The guide is divided into two parts.

A - Setting up Contest Ending Date

B - Create and Add a Contest Closing Page

Note: Adding a Contest Closing Page is only available for Contests hosted on the UpViral Platform.

A - Setup Contest Ending Date

The campaign can automatically be closed when setting up Contest Rules. This will first require setting up a Contest Closing Date and Time for your campaign.

Go to Contest Rules section to your campaign page, and you will see an End Date at the bottom.

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Enter the date and time you want to close the contest.

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After setting it up select “Close” in front of “Close the contest after end date” .

B - Close Contest Day

To close the Contest at the selected date, you will also need to create a page that will be shown to visitors once the Contest is closed.

To create that page click the “Create Page that will show once the Contest is Closed “

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When you click on the button, UpViral will provide you with the option to select some pre-made Contest Closing page templates to select.

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Now edit the content of the Contest Close Page as per your liking and save the page.

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Once done you can view and edit your Contest Ending Date and the Page Template from the contest rules page.

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