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Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question about organizing a sweepstakes with Boom Boom Shot?
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A lottery is a promotional contest in which participants enter to try to win a prize by performing a particular action, such as submitting their contact information. The lottery, unlike other forms of contests, designates one or more winners in a completely random way.

Boom Boom Shot is a cloud-based digital tool that allows you to easily create, manage, and track your online giveaways. With Boom Boom Shot, you can automate many manual tasks associated with managing a giveaway, such as collecting entries, selecting winners, and notifying them.

Unlike other similar tools, Boom Boom Shot stands out for its particular attention to the experience of the giveaway itself, making it an ideal tool for "in-person" events such as trade shows, weddings, sports competitions, or in-store promotions.

Boom Boom Shot provides you with a user-friendly interface that allows you to run digital sweepstakes. You will be able to customize the sweepstakes to fit your event, handle the collection of entries, including verifying that participants meet the eligibility requirements, randomly select one or multiple winners and notify them via email. Once the giveaway is over, Boom Boom Shot will allow you to download the contact information of all participants who entered the sweepstakes (Premium members only).

Using Boom Boom Shot to run your sweepstakes and giveaways offers several benefits, including:

  • Streamlining the process of creating and managing your sweepstakes
  • Saving time and reducing the workload associated with running a sweepstakes manually
  • Ensuring compliance with legal and regulatory requirements
  • Improving the accuracy and fairness of winner selection
  • Providing valuable additional features such as the ability to customize your giveaways, download participants details and notify winners.

No, Boom Boom Shot is designed to be user-friendly and require no technical skills. You should be able to create and manage your giveaways with just a few clicks.

With Boom Boom Shot, you can run unlimited sweepstakes and giveaways for up to 30 participants for free. The maximum duration of a sweepstakes is limited to one hour. Subscribe to one of our Premium packages (see pricing) to organize longer giveaways with more participants and unlock additional features.

Yes, Boom Boom Shot is a safe and a trustworthy tool for organizing giveaways.

Boom Boom Shot forces HTTPS for all services using TLS (SSL), including our public website and the app to ensure secure connections. Moreover we use encryption to protect user data.

Regarding payments made on the platform, they are being handled by the payment services provider Stripe which is a certified PCI Service Provider Level 1.

Yes, as long as you comply with the legal and regulatory requirements for running a sweepstakes. These may include providing official rules, offering a no-purchase-necessary option, and adhering to specific disclosure and reporting requirements. It's important to consult with a legal professional or marketing expert to ensure your campaign is compliant.

As stated in our Terms and Conditions, by using Boom Boom Shot, you are solely responsible for the conditions to enter the sweepstakes as well as the prize to be won. Boom Boom Shot does not in any way impose on users the conditions to enter the sweepstakes nor the nature of the prizes to be won and cannot thus be held liable in these respects.


after making a purchase with Boom Boom Shot, you have the ability to download a proper invoice for your records. This feature ensures that you can easily keep track of your expenses and maintain financial documentation for your event or business needs. The invoice can be accessed from your account dashboard and includes all necessary details such as the purchase date, amount paid, and a breakdown of services acquired. This makes it convenient for businesses to manage their accounts and for individuals to have proof of purchase for any inquiries or record-keeping purposes.


Boom Boom Shot offers extensive customization options for your sweepstakes page. You can tailor the design to match your brand's aesthetic, including colors, logos, and background images. This ensures that your sweepstakes page not only aligns with your event's theme but also reinforces your brand identity.

Winners who have entered the Sweepstakes by themselves are notified automatically via email through the Boom Boom Shot platform. You can customize the notification message to include specific details about the prize and how winners can claim it. This automated process ensures timely communication and a positive experience for the winners.

Premium members have the ability to download detailed data from their sweepstakes, including participant contact information (if entered), entry details, and winner lists. This data can be exported in a commonly used format, making it easy to analyze your sweepstakes' performance or integrate with other tools for further marketing activities.

Boom Boom Shot is designed with data protection in mind, complying with major data protection regulations like GDPR. To further ensure compliance, you should clearly communicate how participant data will be used and obtain consent where required. For specific legal advice, consulting with a data protection expert is recommended.

On the Boom Boom Shot platform, each participant is allowed only one entry per sweepstakes. This policy is in place to ensure fairness and prevent any form of cheating. Our system is designed to accurately track entries using unique identifiers, ensuring that every participant has an equal chance of winning without the possibility of multiple submissions skewing the results.

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