Social reward sites have gained a lot of momentum among the people and have become the latest trend. As the name itself suggests, the social reward sites reward the users with various kinds of rewards like gift cards and even cash in some cases.
However, there is nothing special which the person does but, the similar stuff which you do everyday on Facebook, Twitter, StumbleUpon and other social networking sites. So, basically these rewards are meant for the promotion of specific brands. Apart from giving awards, these social reward sites also make you more active on your social accounts. Most of you are familiar with Klout which is a popular name in the field of social rewarding sites but, there are various other sites which reward a person for being social.
Here is a brief description of the seven most popular social reward sites which pay the users for being social.
Zuvvu is very much similar to Klout and its rewards also match a lot with it. It gives you score on the basis of your social influence reflected through your connection on Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin accounts. Depending on your score, the website gives you sponsored brand messages which can be shared by you on your social networks. You are rewarded with cash, gold or plastic points depending on the number of user clicks, signs up, or purchases made through your link.
The features of PeerPerks are very much like Klout Perks. After signing up with PeerIndex, you get access to the perks and can also claim the perks you are eligible for. Depending on your PeerIndex score, you also get some free stuff which you can share on your social networks.
On Pongr, you get a chance to show off the brands loved by you through photos. In the beginning you are asked to choose four of your favorite brands when you sign up for this site. You can also follow your friends who are already using this service by connecting your Facebook or Twitter account with this site.
For earning Pongr points, you need to take a photo of anything you like and upload it on the site.
Soovox is basically for the consumers where they share about their shopping experiences. They also become the part of an exclusive brand community which influences brands through their power of social connection. Based on their activities, users get rewarded by the site through various means.
Churp Churp is only available for people of selected nations which include Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines and Australia. It is one of the best communities to join if you are a social media addict.
On this site, you get rewarded for sharing brand messages, making new contacts and reading the content posted by other users.
Shopcade is basically a Facebook application which gives you a wonderful opportunity to connect with your friends or meet new people on Facebook. You earn rewards on this site if some one purchases a product recommended by you.
It’s a kind of shopping app which helps you in getting the best deals on almost all kinds of products. So, it’s a kind of commission you earn when someone buys a product on your recommendation.
The new American Express social feature allows you to connect your Twitter account and helps you to earn exclusive Cardmemers offers. With this, you can also sync your AMEX card with Twitter and tweet special hashtags which gives special rewards to your card.
For example, if you retweet on a hashtag posted by Amazon, you get rewarded with $10 cash back on your card on making a purchase of $50 or more on Amazon.
As the name itself suggests, Social Moms is basically for the moms who love to be social and the best part is that they also get rewards for being a part of this site and be an active user on it.
This site also gives a chance to win wonderful rewards by submitting unique contents on their blog.
So, these are some of the best sites which offer rewards to their users for being socially active on their sites. You can easily use these sites and get a chance to earn cash, plastic money and various other kinds of gifts.