Howdy, partners! Hold onto your cowboy hats, â€˜cause Gather is all riled up to announce the next item up for grabs in the Signature Contest Series: an acoustic guitar autographed by country musician Billy Ray Cyrus, plus a signed copy of the CD "Wanna Be Your Joe!" How can you get your paws on this exclusive prize? Simply tell us why YOU deserve to win, and you could be pickin' and grinnin' before you know it.
This Billy Ray giveaway is taking place in our Gather Essentials: Music group. Here's how to enter:
1. First, you must be a member of the Gather Essentials: Music group on Gather. Join now - it's FREE!
2. After you've completed the group registration, publish your brief story describing why YOU should win an acoustic guitar autographed by Billy Ray Cyrus. Just follow these simple steps (multiple entries are allowed):
- Click "Publish" at the top of any Gather page
- Select Publish an Article
- Draft (or copy and paste) your essay into the text box; your submission must be 250 words or less, and you may include an image if you would like
- In the Tag field, you mustÂ include theÂ word "signature," separated from any other tags by a comma; then click "Continue"
- In the Who can view myÂ article field, select "Everyone" and also the "Gather Essentials: Music"Â groupÂ
- Click "Publish"
The Gather Editorial Team will select one (1) Grand Prize winning entry based on originality and creativity, appropriateness to topic, and clarity of essay. Five (5) runners-up will receive a copy of the new Billy Ray Cyrus album, "Home at Last," courtesy of Borders.
All entries must be received by 11:59pm ET on Tuesday, August 7, 2007. The Grand Prize Winner will be announced on Tuesday, August 14, 2007.
Good luck, y'all! And stay tuned for more exclusive prizes to be announced each month.