A very important criteria for judges will be to give due consideration to community ratings, votes and comments.
Promoting your creation to as many people as possible will be an important factor in winning in all stages and emerging as the ultimate winner. You can start promoting your submission as soon as you are able to see it yourself on Ballboink.com. So get your animations in early and start raking in community votes!
If you are contestant, you should follow the recommendations below to show off your submissions:
Tell your Friends & Family-Your friends and family who know you very well and have inspired you, are prime supporters of your talent and creativity. So get them to rate, comment and vote for you!
Alert your connections on social networks – If you are on Facebook then you can insert the link to your submissions on your wall. If you use Twitter and have a large following, you should consider tweeting about your submissions. If you are a member of Animation related groups on Yahoo! or LinkedIn (or other places) you should notify them.
Inform your professional colleagues or fellow studentsWe will do our bit to promote the contest and the animators in one or more of following ways (but not limited to):