|This page gives you short missions to help promote CONTAGIOUS and the FDO™’s
vision for a more brutal, less-forgiving world. Pimp out these fun
things, including audio promos, cell phone goodies and the awesome
|[img_assist|nid=2387|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=100|height=100]||GET CONTAGIOUS POSTCARDS and 11"x17" POSTERS
Click here to fill out a form and Crown will send you CONTAGIOUS postcards to mail or hand to your friends, and 11"x17" color posters to put up around your town and pimp out Siglerism. Boom!
|[img_assist|nid=2152|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=100|height=90]||CONTAGIOUS VIDEO GREETING CARD: 10 minutes:
Click here and YouTube gives you an easy video holiday card to send to friends and family, including your squeamish Aunt Martha. Pick your favorite holiday background image, past in all the email addresses of everyone who would like the book (or who is easily scared) and send!
FREE PDFs EPISODES TO SEND TO FRIENDS: 5 minutes
So you know people who don’t dig podcasts? Don’t understand podcasts? No problem, turn them on to CONTAGIOUS by emailing them the PDFs of the early episodes. Right-click the links below, save-as to your computer, then put them in an email and send it to all your friends. Screw it, it’s free!
|[img_assist|nid=2167|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=100|height=100]||CONTAGIOUS AUDIO PROMO: 5 minutes, depending on web skillz
>Click here to play it
Right-click to copy the link and put it in your blog or website. If you want to play it in your podcast, righ-click the link and save it to your disk.
|CONTAGIOUS COVER ART: 5 minutes, depending on web skillz
Here’s a 500 pixel image of the CONTAGIOUS book cover. Use it to talk about the book in your blog, in podcast show note, or use it to promote your affiliate marketing with Amazon, BN.com, Powells and others. Right-click, then "Save target as," and you’ve got it. Yes, you can re-size as you need.
|[img_assist|nid=2126|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=100|height=100]||PUT THE TRAILER ON YOUR WEBSITE/MYSPACE/FACEBOOK PAGE!
Click on the trailer image at left, and a page will pop up containing code that lets you embed the CONTAGIOUS trailer on your website or MySpace page. Blog it, feature it, whatever you think will get your readers to wake up and smell the FDO™.
|IS YOUR YAHOO ACCOUNT READY? 5 minutes
The FDO™ will have a special Super-Secret Mission of Doom (the SSMOD) for Dec. 30, the day of launch, also known as Sig-Day. Make sure you have a Yahoo.com login/account before then. If you already have one, you’re good to go.
|STUMBLE UPON: 5 minutes, +30-60 min of web surfing
Do you have an account at stumbleupon.com? If so, be ready for instructions on Sig-Day. If not, go to www.stumbleupon.com and sign up. It’s a fun little site, you might even use it for your own purposes (although I doubt yours are nefarious, I always do nefarious).
Put the CONTAGIOUS audio promo on your phone as a ring-tone, put the video trailer on there to show your friends. Also check out the book cover wallpaper, and a special wallpaper to recruit people into the DOMREC.