GIVEAWAY – TechHog and Spotify give away a 1-Year Premium Membership and a 3-Month Premium Membership!

Posted on Nov 9 2011 - 12:27pm by Mike Wewerka

It’s been a while since we’ve done a contest, so we thought we’d do another one. We’ve loved the Spotify music service since it launched and have been using it everyday at the office. So we thought what better way to let you all experience the awesomeness that is Spotify, than to give away two memberships. So, let’s get to it.

What you can win!!

Two Prizes will be given away!

One (1) Grand Prize 1-year Premium subscription to the Spotify Music Service.

One (2) Runner-up Prize, 3-month Premium subscription to the Spotify Music Service.

How To Win

Entering the giveaway is pretty simple. There is 1 Step – you need to complete both to be eligible.

Step 1

Complete any one of these be eligible or three to triple your chances.

  • Follow @TechHog and @Spotify on Twitter, then tweet out a message that starts with the phrase in the box below, and ends with something unique.

“I want to win a year of Spotify – @TechHog and @Spotify are giving away a Year of Spotify Service!! <PUT YOUR MESSAGE HERE>”



  • Add our Google+ Page, then share a message with your Public circle by clicking Share.

Terms and Conditions

The giveaway starts immediately and runs until November 10, 2011 at 12:00AM EST. It is open to residents of the countries specified in the detailed terms and conditions below. The winner will be selected randomly from the pool of entrants, announced here, and notified via email. 1 entry per person for each method is allowed (1 for Facebook, 1 for Twitter, 1 for Google+). Entering more than once on any of the social sites will not increase your chances. Simply Apply and will email the codes to the winner. See the “Official Rules” below for the exact terms of the contest and eligibility requirements.

Good luck now spread the word!!


1. Eligibility

TECHHOG.COM A MARYLAND BASED SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP (referred to herein as “Contest Provider”) IS THE PROVIDER OF THIS CONTEST. THIS CONTEST IS OPEN ONLY TO RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES, CANADA, MEXICO WHICH ARE: (i) OVER THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN THEIR COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE ON THE DATE REFERENCED BELOW AS THE START DATE FOR THE CONTEST. If you are under the legal age of majority in your country of residence, but are (i) over the age of 13 years of age and a resident of the United States of America, Canada or Mexico one of your parents or legal guardians must submit a signed, written statement that they have read, understood and agree to these Contest rules with your entry, and that such agreement constitutes acceptance of these Contest rules on behalf of you and themselves. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. There is no cost to enter or win. Offer void where prohibited.

2. Disclaimer

Contest Provider will not be responsible for:  (a) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest.

3. Contest Period

The Contest begins November 10, 2011 at 12:00AM Eastern Standard Time and will continue until November 14th, 2011 at 9:00PM Eastern Standard Time (the “Deadline”). All entries must be received before the Deadline to be eligible to win the Prize.

4. Prizes

One (1) eligible entrant will be chosen by the Contest Provider as the “Winner,” and will receive the “Grand Prize,” one (1) One Year Premium Subscription to Spotify Music Service, a $120 value. One (1) eligible entrant will be chosen by the Contest Provider as the “Runner-up” and will receive the “Second Place Prize,” one (1) Three Month Premium Subscription to Spotify Music Service, a $30 value. No substitutions or exchanges, cash or otherwise, will be allowed. Prize is not transferable.

5. Collection of Information:

The Contest entry requires you to submit a first and last name, email address, twitter name and facebook username to meet the Contest’s Eligibility requirements. You are hereby informed that the data collector is and the data collected will be used solely for the prize giveaway, you are free to stop following use on Twitter and Facebook after the prize has been award. For any questions please contact us at  general @

The Winner consents to allowing Contest Provider to disclose the following information to Prize Provider for the purpose of awarding the Prize: (1) first and last name and (2) email address. Failure to provide an email address as listed in the Eligibility section will result in disqualification from the Contest.

6. General Release of Liability

By entering the Contest, you release the Contest Provider and Prize Provider from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest use of or inability to use the Prize.

7. Contest and Prize Providers:

Contest provided by Prizing provided by Spotify, Ltd. Any questions regarding the Contest should be directed via e-mail to Tech Hog at general @

8. Choice of Law:

The Contest and these Official Rules will be governed, construed and interpreted under the laws of the United States.

9. Miscellaneous:

Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of the Contest Provider, which are final and binding in all respects. Contest Provider reserves the right to change these Official Rules at any time, at its discretion, and to suspend or cancel the Contest or any entrant’s participation in the Contest should any causes beyond Contest Provider’s control affect the administration, security or proper play of the Contest or Contest Provider otherwise becomes (as determined by its discretion) unable to run the Contest as planned.

  • Leandro Del Porto

    Congrats for the blog! Hope I win this time :)