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    Updated on Jan 24, 2020. Posted on Jan 14, 2020

    *No Longer Taking Entries* Love To Create BuzzFeed Posts? Participate In Our Winter Community Challenge!

    Show off your skills during our challenge, happening January 20 through January 23! (This challenge is for US + Canada residents only.)

    Did you know that you can create your very own BuzzFeed posts?!

    This Monday, January 20, through Thursday, January 23, we're hosting a Community Challenge online where you can enter the quizzes and lists you create in the comments of this post for a chance to win some prizes!*

    All the important things you'll find on this page:

    - The type of prizes you can win

    - The types of posts we're accepting

    - How to submit your post

    - The guidelines, FAQs, and official rules

    *Please read this entire page before participating.

    Read our official rules here.

    Please keep in mind, this time around our contest is for US and Canada residents. Check out our rules above for more information.

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    馃弳First place: $100 Amazon Gift Card + a BuzzFeed glass water bottle, PopSocket, pins, a tote bag, stickers, and a pen.

    馃弲Second place will win the option to choose a clothing item from Shop BuzzFeed, and along with a BuzzFeed glass water bottle, PopSocket, pins, a tote bag, stickers, and a pen.

    馃Third and fourth place will win a BuzzFeed glass water bottle, PopSocket, pins, a tote bag, stickers, and a pen.

    馃毃Please make sure the email address on your account is a working one, so someone on our team can contact you if you win.馃毃

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    This challenge has a few themes and topics, so any posts submitted that are not within these theme will not be considered this time around!* Our themes and topics are:

    馃挊 Love (including relationships/crushes/breakups/TV couples/Movie couples/etc)

    馃拲Wedding (including planning your fake wedding/pop culture weddings)

    馃暫馃徑Nostalgia ('90s, '80s, '70s, TV shows from your childhood, etc!)

    馃摑Lists (regardless of theme)

    Please keep in mind!

    Any posts you write have to be in line with our rules (please make sure to read these if you're a new user!). If you'd like an example of the kind of posts we are already promoting on the Community, you can check 'em out on our Community front page, here.

    For our guide on how to make a post, click here.

    To learn how to make a quiz, click here.

    Check out our photo sourcing guide here.

    *Submitting a post for the challenge does not guarantee that it will be considered or promoted, and any submitted posts that are against our guidelines listed above are subject to removal.

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    Once your post is finished, you MUST drop it into the comments section on this page between Monday, January 20, 2020, and Thursday, January 23, 2020. If you don't share your post(s) in the comments on this page, it will not be considered, and any posts that are completed and shared outside of January 20 to January 23, 2020, will unfortunately not be eligible for consideration. We will not be able to make exceptions to this rule.

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    We will contact winners via email, so please make sure your email address attached to your BuzzFeed account is accessible! We will not reach out anywhere else to announce winners.

    Winners will be announced no later than Friday, January 31. We like to give each post ample time to earn views on BuzzFeed and therefore earn more views, which is why this date has been chosen.

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    This contest is for US and Canada residents only. Our official rules can be found here.

    We鈥檒l start the challenge this upcoming Monday, January 20, 2020 at 12:00 a.m. EST and we鈥檒l run it through the end of Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Anything submitted between these dates will be considered.

    How we'll tally points:

    路 Each quiz post our editors promote to the homepage is 1 point

    路 Any list post our editors promote is 2 points

    路 Then, if your post earns 150k views, you earn another 2 points

    路 If you receive 200k views: 3 points

    路 350k views: 4 points

    路 500k views: 5 points

    路 800k views: 6 points

    路 1 million views: 7 points

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    *You cannot win first prize if you won first prize during our last challenge!*

    If you have any questions about this or any challenges, reach out at communityhelp@buzzfeed.com and we'll help out! Friendly reminder to please read this post in its entirety before writing in with a question 鈥 there's a large chance the answer is in this post!