Hosting an Amazon Giveaway

There are pros and cons of hosting an Amazon Giveaway. Due to the fact that this offer did just recently hit the market, it could use some improvement. Amazon is one of the most popular and dependable online stores globally. The Amazon Giveaway Sweepstakes for retailers could be something powerful and incredibly beneficial to Amazon, and of course the retailers using this promotional tool.


  • Everyone buys off Amazon, therefore your range of individuals you are marketing to is vast.
  • Running a sweepstakes can be a way to connect with your loyal customers, and gain new potential customers.
  • You do not have to pay a fee to Amazon for running your sweepstakes. The only thing you are paying for is the product that is won off Amazon.


  • There is no efficient method of looking up if something is eligible on Amazon for the prize as the giveaway. The only way of looking it up is clicking on the potential item and seeing if it is “eligible” at the bottom or not.
  • You cannot edit your campaign after it is launched live. Therefore, be sure to triple check everything before running the contest.
  • You cannot give away more than one item at a time, therefore not being able to have “grand prize winners” or different prizes for different winners.

Below are the essential steps of how to run an Amazon Giveaway. It is simple and straight forward.



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