The illustration / manga posting site "MediBang!" Has become "ART street" !!

MediBang Inc. offers a painting app "MediBang Paint" that has over 40 million downloads and 13 million members worldwide. They also offer a website for posting illustrations and comics "ART street", where they organize various competitions throughout the year.

Current contests:https://medibang.com/contests/openList/


In the hopes of helping companies that are struggling due to the coronavirus, we are organizing the "Support the Company Campaign! Illustration contest fees only now 0 yen!"

For the companies that are struggling "now" due to the coronavirus!

Why not organize a contest on ART street to promote your company?

This is a great opportunity to expand your customer base!

- What benefits does a contest have for my company? -

You can collect illustrations and comics that your company wants.

Example: A mascot character, or a comic explaining your products.

When the competition starts, the artists on ART street will submit their entries. You can choose artworks that meet your company's needs for commercial use.

By having a competition, not only can you collect artwork, but you can also promote your company and products to ART street creators.

* This campaign is limited to illustration contest only.

- Will the contest be good for PR? -

It is!

First of all, it will be an opportunity to speak about the struggles you currently have.

In addition, there are benefits such as people might feel closer to your company, improve the visibility of the company, and many more!

We have received many positive messages from companies that organized a competition on ART street in the past, such as "We had great feedback" "We received more artworks than we expected".

There are many other examples that is too long to list here. In the current times where things on the internet is easily spreaded around, there are many opportunities! Don't miss the chance!

- Why you should organize a contest now -

① Only now, the contest fee is free!

- Our standard package is 2 million yen minimum, but only now, it is 0 yen!

Contents of the free package: Consultation about organizing the contest, creating the contest page, starting the contest, informing the winners, creating the result announcement page, communicating with the winners after the announcement, and sending the prize (further discussion needed). Your company will choose the winning artworks.
The only thing you need to prepare is the prize that is related to your company.


②You can promote to people all over the world!!

- The contest can be held in 6 languages maximum. The languages are English, Japanese, Chinese (Simplified / Traditional), Korean, Spanish.


③Provide a prize related to your company for PR!

- Users may think "I want this!" or "What is this?". It is a good opportunity for people to discover things your company provides.


④ This is a chance to spread the word about your company with a different approach!!!

- By holding a contest, you can try a different way to reach people.


We welcome companies that are not familiar with illustrations and comics! The contest is for companies that are going through difficult times!

-If you are interested in organizing a contest, please consider the following three. -

・Illustration contest theme
・Prize (Please specify the name of the awards (Grand prize, first prize, etc.) and the number of winners)
・Company profile (About 600 letters)

Because this is a free package, the page will be made using a template.
The "Illustration contest theme" "Prize" "Company profile" you have provided will be inserted in the image area shown below.
The background colors will be changed depending on the theme.


■ Illustration contest theme

If you have a theme that you want the creators of ART street to draw, please let us know.
It would be better if the theme is compatible with your company!
If your company has a mascot character, the theme could be a fanart, or take this opportunity to do a mascot design contest.

* This campaign is limited to illustration contest only. You cannot take applications for a comic.


Example: Restaurant →Delicious food! We are looking for a cat mascot design!


■ Prize

We want you to provide a prize that is related to your company! You don't have to provide a cash prize.
Please note that you would have to pay the expense for the prize.

Contents of the free package: Consultation about organizing the contest, creating the contest page, starting the contest, informing the winners, creating the result announcement page, communicating with the winners after the announcement, and sending the prize (further discussion needed). Your company will choose the winning artworks.
You can decide the name of the prize, and the amount of people to win.

Example: Publication company → Printing award-winning illustrations on high-quality paper as prize, Restaurant → Food stamp you can use after the lockdown is over.


■ Company profile

Send us a brief introduction to your company and the current issues you face that you would like ART street users to know in more or less than 600 letters.



Leave the creation of the page and banners up to us! You could send us a company logo that we can use.

If you want to try organizing a contest, but have no clue where to start... you can contact us!
We will help you choose a theme, and other things.


References

These are some of the contests we have done in the past. We would love a suggestion for an interesting contest!

"【50 hours only】A contest in which you can receive the present by drawing the image of product you want"

https://medibang.com/contest/christmas_gifts/

There seems to be more cat lovers than dog lovers.

https://medibang.com/contest/dogvscat_cat/

- Contact -

If your company is interested, contact us in the following email address indicating that you want to participate in the "Support the Company Campaign".

info-contests@medibang.com

* This campaign is for struggling companies. Please tell us what you are struggling with.

* If you have already decided on the "Illustration Theme, prizes, company profile", please give us a summary of that as well.

We are looking forward to help struggling companies!


Important notes

* This campaign is limited to maximum of 10 companies. We will consult on the content of the contest, and hold the contest for the first 10 companies that had an agreement. This amount might change a bit.

*Please note that depending on the content, we may refuse to run the contest for this campaign.

* It will take a minimum of 1 month to open the contest. If you want multiple languages, it may take longer.

* Our staffs are working remotely, so please do not contact us using the phone number. We will use email for most of our communication.

* The contents of the free package is consultation about organizing the contest, creating the contest page, starting the contest, informing the winners, creating the result announcement page, communicating with the winners after the announcement, and sending the prize (further discussion needed).

* The winners are chosen by your company. The prize and the shipping fee will be provided by your company.

* This campaign is limited to illustration contest only. You cannot take applications for a comic.

* Because this is a free package, the page will be made using a template.

* We will correct mistakes, but generally we will not accept requests to revise.

* Depending on the contents of the prize, we may have to discuss the language used for the contest.

* If you are interested in holding a contest outside this campaign, please contact us from the form below.

https://medibang.com/contact/contactForm/?type=70