Mobile Picture Game Introduces Advertising Challenge

Pongr rewards top photo takers of advertisements

Sep 17, 2011, 17:03 ET from Pongr

BOSTON, Sept. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day we see magazine ads, TV commercials, billboards, popup ads, bus stop & metro ads, and countless other forms of advertising. It's in our faces pretty much 24/7. It's time to benefit from all of the ads you're seeing!

Pongr, a mobile photo sharing site, is currently offering a photo challenge: take pictures of advertising you see, email or text them to (e.g.,,, etc.) and include #advertising in the subject line. The user with the most Pongr Bucks from #advertising pictures at the end of the challenge wins a $100 pre-paid American Express gift card! The second place prize is a $50 American Express gift card, third place is a $15 Best Buy gift card, and fourth through eighth place will each receive a $5 Starbucks gift card.

The challenge is open to all and only requires a mobile camera phone or an email address to participate!

The challenge ends this Thursday, September 22, so start getting your pictures in now! Winners will be announced and contacted the following week.

About Pongr

Based in Boston and New York, Pongr is an image-recognition technology and mobile marketing company that helps brands identify and reward their most loyal customers. Pongr's self-service platform allows global brands to instantly launch customized picture-sharing campaigns without requiring the customer to download special apps. The company is also the creator of ImagePulse, the first visual search engine to measure how people feel about brands. Learn how to play the Pongr consumer game at