Enter to Win! Guess My Family Heritage Blogathon Contest

We’re Giving Away $250 in Amazon Gift Cards to Three Lucky Winners!

It’s that time again: time for another fun genealogy blog contest! And this time we’re giving away Amazon gift cards totaling $250 to three very lucky participants (gift card values: $150, $50, $50)! If you have an old family photo and a blog, then you have everything you need to enter to win the “Guess My Family Heritage Blogathon Contest.”

Not only is this blogathon beneficial when it comes to interacting with your blog readers, but posting old photos of your ancestors could help you learn something new about your family, and even help others connect their ancestral dots and identify long-lost relatives to add to their family trees.

How to Enter:

  1. Create a new blog post featuring an old photo of an ancestor(s). Be sure your blog title states, “Crestleaf.com’s Guess My Family Heritage Blogathon Contest” and link back to our contest announcement on the Crestleaf blog within the body of your post: http://crestleaf.com/blog/enter-win-guess-family-heritage-blogathon-contest
  2. In the body of your blog post, ask your blog readers to reference your family photo and guess your family heritage in your blog’s comments.
  3. Email the link to your contest entry to “mark@crestleaf.com” with this subject line: “Entry: Crestleaf Family Heritage Blogathon” by April 19th, 2015 at 11:59pm ET.


Crestleaf will choose three winners at random on April 20th, 2015 to win $150, $50 and $50 Amazon gift cards. The winners will also receive shout-outs on social media and their blogs will be featured as well as linked to on the Crestleaf website.


ENTRY FORM: See this page for full details and the online entry form.

TERM: The Crestleaf.com Guess My Family Heritage Blogathon (“Contest”) will run from April 6th, 2015 through 11:59pm Sunday, April 19th 2015 ET.

PRIZE: Three Amazon Gift Cards Valuing = $250 USD.

DISCLAIMER: Crestleaf is not responsible for errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects in part or whole, delays in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for any technical or non-technical network, telephonic, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate or partial transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Crestleaf on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet, at any web site or any combination thereof. Crestleaf is not responsible for any injury or damage to entrants or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any materials used in the Contest.

DISQUALIFICATION: Your entry will be disqualified if
(a) You do not link back to the Crestleaf.com website, or our contest blog post from your blog post, as the originators of the contest.
(b) You do not send an email to mark@crestleaf.com with a link to your blog post and the email address you would like us to notify your win.

SELECTION OF WINNERS: Crestleaf will choose 3 blog posts at random. Those 3 posts will be announced as winner and listed on our blog (http://Crestleaf.com/blog) on April 20th, 2015. Return of any prize or prize notification as “undeliverable” will result in disqualification and an alternate winner will be selected.

NOTIFICATION: The winner will be notified by e-mail sent to the e-mail address used in their blog submission. Crestleaf is under no obligation to notify winners by any means other than e-mail. Crestleaf is not responsible for notifications that are misdirected or not received because of e-mail addresses or mailing addresses that are no longer correct. If a potential winner cannot be reached after a reasonable effort has been made during three (3) business days from the first notification attempt, such person may be disqualified, with an alternate winner selected. Any prize notification or prize returned as undeliverable will result in the awarding of that prize to an alternate winner.

REDEMPTION: Crestleaf will deliver the prize as follows: Once a prizewinner responds to the notification from Crestleaf, Crestleaf will contact the winner to arrange for delivery of the prize to the prizewinner.

CONDITIONS: By participating in the Contest, you agree to release and hold Crestleaf and all prize suppliers harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, and actions of any kind in connection with the Contest or any product purchased, or resulting from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy, whether suffered by you or a third party. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Crestleaf and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Contest or these Contest Rules. All decisions regarding the Contest, including, but not limited to, selecting winners, will be made by Crestleaf whose decisions shall be final. Winners are individually responsible for all applicable taxes.

COPYRIGHTS: Each Contest entrant retains all rights to images and post submissions. Crestleaf will not use submitted photos for promotional purposes without prior written consent of Contest entrant.

PRIVACY NOTICE: To learn more about how we use your information, visit http://crestleaf.com/privacy-policy and review the Privacy Policy.

One thought on “Enter to Win! Guess My Family Heritage Blogathon Contest

Comments are closed.