The best plugin for growing and monetizing your plugin

Tired of running your contest manually? After installing WP CONTEST you can invite your judges, open entry to contestants and administer multiple programs.

Unlimited, Custom Contests

WP CONTEST PRO allows you to create and run unlimited contests. Contest settings allow you to set entry fees, customize entry fields and categories, set entry limits and much more! Read more!

Charge for entries

With WP CONTEST PRO you can monetize your contests and charge contestants per submission. When creating your contest simply set the cost per entry. Read more!

Entry Elimination & Voting

In addition to a traditional voting round, with WP CONTEST PRO you can also include a preliminary elimination round. Read more!

Shortcodes

Add contest elements to your site through shortcodes! Use contest IDs (contest_id="") to run multiple contests on your site. Click here to see available shortcodes.

Flexible Entry Types

With WP CONTEST PRO you don’t have to limit contestants to only .jpg entries! As the admin you can allow contestants to submit any file type or link to their entry. This is great for web design or film contests. Read more!

Admin Features

Contestants and judges don’t get to have all the fun! As the admin you can create contests, view submissions and see voting in real time. Read more!

Unlimited, Custom Contests

WP CONTEST PRO allows you to create and run unlimited contests. Contest settings allow you to set entry fees, customize entry fields and categories, set entry limits and much more!

Charge for entries

With WP CONTEST PRO you can monetize your contests and charge contestants per submission. When creating your contest simply set the cost per entry.

Entry Elimination & Voting

In addition to a traditional voting round, with WP CONTEST PRO you can also include a preliminary elimination round.

Pricing

0$/mo
  • Great for a small contest
  • Free Plugin

    • Limited to 1 Active Contest
    • Unlimited Contestant Accounts, 3 Judge Accounts
    • Free Entries Only
    • JPG & PDF Entries Only
    • Submissions Limited to 50 / Contest
    • Voting Round Only
The free version is perfect if you're running a small contest for entries that can be uploaded.
99$/mo
  • Grow & monetize your contests!
  • Premium Plugin

    • Unlimited Active Contests
    • Unlimited Contestant & Judge Accounts
    • Charge for Entries!
    • Entries can be any file type or a link
    • Unlimited Submissions / Contest
    • Elimination & Voting Round
The ultimate plugin to grow your contests and charge contestants to submit - includes unlimited contests, user accounts and ultimate flexibility.
  • Free Plugin

  • $0/mo
    • Limited to 1 Active Contest
    • Unlimited Contestant Accounts, 3 Judge Accounts
    • Free Entries Only
    • JPG & PDF Entries Only
    • Submissions Limited to 50 / Contest
    • Voting Round Only

  • Premium Plugin

  • $99/mo
    • Unlimited Active Contests
    • Unlimited Contestant & Judge Accounts
    • Charge for Entries!
    • Entries can be any file type or a link
    • Unlimited Submissions / Contest
    • Elimination & Voting Round

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a developer to help setup this plugin?

No, as long as you know how to create pages and use shortcodes on your WordPress site you are ready to go.

Do you provide instructions on how to setup this plugin?

Yes, you can access our documentation anytime. It includes step by step instructions on how to install, setup and run your contest – and there’s video!

How do I create the contest pages?

Add the plugin’s shortcodes to your pages. If you’re running multiple programs you can include the contest’s ID in the plugin as well.

How many contests can I run?

In the free version you can only run 1 contest at a time. Pro users can run unlimited contests.

What kind of contests can I run?

WP CONTEST is very flexible. Contestants can upload files or link to their entries and voting criteria is totally customizable – allowing you to run any sort of contest as long as the entry can be uploaded or linked to. Some examples are photography, writing samples, short films, web design, graphic design, science experiments, joke telling, magic tricks …

Do I have to charge contestants to enter my contest?

No, Pro users can choose to either run free or paid contests. The free plugin does not include the option to charge contestants.

How do contestants pay for their entries?

Currently contestants can only pay via PayPal. You will need a PayPal account in order to charge for entries. While you are testing your contest you can also use a PayPal Sandbox app.

Who can vote?

You can either invite contestants, or allow contestants to register themselves. You can either require contestants to register as a “contestant” user type (automatically created when you install the plugin) or allow any logged in user to submit entries.

What is an elimination round?

The Pro version of the plugin allows you to run elimination and/or voting rounds. Elimination rounds allow judges to eliminate entries with a simple “No” vote. You can set the minimum number of “No” votes an entry must have to be eliminated. You can either stop there, or then start a voting round with customizable criteria on a 1-10 scale.

Am I able to limit the number of entries?

Yes, you can set a limit on the number of entries for a contest.