Congratulations, you've been selected as a People's Voice Wine Award Finalist! Reach out to your email contacts, your wine club members, your Twitter followers, your Facebook “Like”-ers, and inspire them to vote for your wine and make it a winner in the 2012 People’s Voice Wine Awards (PVA). It’s the first time your customers will have a chance to pick their favorite wines – your wines – as the best of the year.

This final round of voting will end on October 22 and winners will be announced in the weeks following. Get your fans pumped for their chance to vote by reaching out to them via email, or find even more fans on Twitter and Facebook.

Twitter


Are you on Twitter? Tweet to tell your fans to vote for you!


Tell your fans you’ve been named a finalist in the 2012 People’s Voice Wine Awards! Do it with a tweet, like:


-We’re [Put Your PVA Category Here] finalists in @Snooth’s People’s Voice Awards. You can vote to make us a winner! #SnoothPVA [Link to your category here]


-We’re excited to earn a place as a finalist in @Snooth’s People’s Voice Awards! Will you vote for us? #SnoothPVA [Link to your category here]


Hashtags create and lead conversations on Twitter and we encourage you to use our People’s Voice Wine Awards hashtag (#SnoothPVA) to be a part of that conversation online.


We want to share your tweets with our followers as well! Make sure you connect with us on Twitter: @Snooth.


If you don't have a Twitter account but would like to set one up, click here for a how-to and find some good tips and tricks for building your audience here.

Facebook


Share your status as a finalist with your Facebook fans on your brand page!


Post about it. Here are some good ways to message this on Facebook:


-We're finalists in Snooth’s People’s Voice Awards! If you love our wines, click “Like” and make sure you vote for us! [Add the link to your category here]


You’ll get an even greater response from your fans if you post pictures of your nominated wines! We encourage you to add them to your People’s Voice Awards-related posts. Here’s how:


-Go to your winery’s brand page.


-Click on the box where you’re going to add your status and write a PVA-related update.


-Click the “Photo / Video” button located above the status box.


-Click “Upload Photo / Video” from the options that appear.


-Choose the image file that you want to feature.


-When you’re ready, click “Post.”


Connect with Snooth on Facebook!


-We'll be sharing updates and other fun PVA features that you can share on your pages, so make sure you “Like” us to stay up-to-date.


-You can also “Tag” us in your posts: When you’re typing your update, add an “@” sign before “Snooth” and you can add our name from the drop down menu that appears.


If you do not have a Facebook brand page but would like to set one up, click here for a how-to and read this article for some great tips to grow your Facebook fan base.