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#SwagHook 1500 SB Grand Prize: Cheesy Pick Up Lines

Posted by on Wed, May 20th, 2015 at 10:00 am

swaghookWhat is a SwagHook? We are glad you asked. It’s a personal message about Swagbucks with a referral link based on your wit or humor and a theme of our choosing.

For this week’s SwagHooks Twitter Challenge we want you to:

Create a #SwagHook for @swagbucks using a cheesy pick up line. (you are not trying to pick up Swagbucks, you are using a pick up line to get someone to join Swagbucks)


I’m not a photographer, but I can picture you and @swagbucks together. -Hal #swaghook (referral link)

@swagbucks must work at a coffee shop, because I like them a latte. -Avi #swaghook (referral link)

If @swagbucks was a booger, I’d pick it first. -Uri #swaghook (referral link)


1. @Swagbucks in the SwagHook 

2. Your SwagName

3. The hashtag #SwagHook

4. Your unique SwagHook Referral Link

For those of you that need more instruction see the “More Detailed Instructions” below.


Next Wednesday at 10am PDT/1pm EDT, your SwagHooks will be judged by Swagbucks very own Swaggodore based on humorous cleverness and intellectual horsepower

1. Grand Prize: 1,500 SB

2. Second Prize: 1,000 SB

3. Third Prize: 500 SB

4. Runner Up: 250 SB

5. Of course, you will continue to earn 10% of what your referrals earn… forever. More on that here.



1. Make sure you have a Twitter account, it’s free to create an account and sign up.
2. Make sure you follow @Swagbucks and @Swaggodore 
3. Create a SwagHook in 140 characters or less.
4. Your SwagHook should include @swagbucks somewhere in it.
5. Sign off your SwagHook with your SwagName.
6. After your SwagName add the hashtag #SwagHook
7. Get your unique SwagHook referral link here. It looks like this:

8. Cut and paste the SwagHook link and paste it at the end of your Tweet. (If you need to shorten your link use Bitly

`Your Awesome SwagHook Copy. -SwagName #swaghook (http://yourSwagHookURL) 

9. Enter all of this into the “What’s happening?” box at the top of the Twitter page or by clicking “Tweet” which is in the upper right corner.

10. Hit the “Tweet” button to broadcast your SwagHook to the world,  sit back and wait to (hopefully) be rewarded for your wit and creativity.
11.  There is no limit to the amount of SwagHooks you can make. 



Last week’s winners:

1. Grand Prize: 1,500 SB to a7xchik09

Oh, the Swagbucks you’ll earn! @Swagbucks #swaghook

2. Second Prize: 1,000 SB to danhere

The @Swagbucks at the end of this  tweet #swaghook

3. Third Prize: 500 SB to TWSchuett

The Swaggerstain Bears Count Their @swagbucks #SwagHook

4. Runner Up: 250 SB to Malacandra

Goodnight Jun @swagbucks #SwagHook

Good luck!

-Team Swagbucks

iSpy Search: Museums

Posted by on Tue, May 19th, 2015 at 8:25 am
Growing up, my favorite school field trips were always to museums. It didn’t matter if it was art, history or science, I found every exhibit more interesting than the next. Nothing was more exhilarating than seeing history come to life and trying to understand the cultural and historical impact of each piece. Fortunately, today is ... Read More »

Little Extra Stories: Anya’s Babies Bum

Posted by on Mon, May 18th, 2015 at 1:00 pm
                    When Anya (Swag Name: Anyatron12) and her husband found out that their second child was on the way, she was over the moon. Then dread started to settle in when she remembered how much they spent, month after month, on disposable diapers with their first ... Read More »

Swagbucks: Make A Difference

Posted by on Sun, May 17th, 2015 at 9:00 am
We know that our users aren’t just passionate about earning SB. Swagbucks users are also kind, thoughtful and passionate about doing good. Not only in their own lives, but also helping others across the globe. We figured what better way to harness all the good vibes than by  focusing them on a common, unifying goal ... Read More »

A Request From EvilScotsman1974

Posted by on Fri, May 15th, 2015 at 3:06 pm
If you’re at all familiar with The Swag Blog you more than likely have heard of Swagbucks user EvilScotsman1974. His humorous cleverness and intellectual horsepower in the Smart Rewards Challenge Thingy is only matched by his willingness to help fellow Swaggernauts through his helpful SB earning YouTube videos. Without a doubt he is an invaluable ... Read More »

50 Shades of May – Search and Learn

Posted by on Fri, May 15th, 2015 at 6:30 am
With Cinco de Mayo, Memorial Day, Armed Forces Day, May the Fourth, and Mother’s Day, there is no shortage of observances in the month of May (forgive me if I left any out). We had a blast learning about all these special days and of course making the obvious May puns. Frankly, they were aMAYzing. ... Read More »

The Smart Rewards Challenge #10: Win 4000 SB For Nothing plus VistaPrint Typo Winners

Posted by on Thu, May 14th, 2015 at 6:30 am
In 2007 humor columnist Gene Weingarten came up with something he called the Googlenope, which is a phrase or very brief sentence that, entered into the Google search engine with quotation marks around it, produces no hits.  Examples in 2007 include “Squid Meringue Pie,” “What adorable garbage,” and “Please Play Your Bagpipes some more.” In this ... Read More »

Bee ONEderful AGAIN!

Posted by on Wed, May 13th, 2015 at 2:00 pm
You thought our first two Bee ONEderful referral promotions were sweet? Well we are bringing it back for an unprecedented, third time! From 12:01am PDT/3:01am EDT on Thursday, May 14th through Friday, May 15th at 11:59:59pm PDT/2:59:59pm EDT (Saturday for EDT) you will receive 2 SB for inviting your friends, family, and hive-mates to join Swagbucks each day of the promotion ... Read More »

#SwagHook 1500 SB Grand Prize: Children’s Books

Posted by on Wed, May 13th, 2015 at 9:00 am
What is a SwagHook? We are glad you asked. It’s a personal message about Swagbucks with a referral link  based on your wit or humor and a theme of our choosing. For this week’s SwagHooks Twitter Challenge we want you to: Create a #SwagHook for @swagbucks using a Popular Children’s Book. Examples: The Giving Website. -OberSwag ... Read More »

iSpy Search: International Nurses Day

Posted by on Tue, May 12th, 2015 at 8:50 am
When it comes to healthcare, why do doctors get all the love? Well, we are here to celebrate those on the frontlines of your treatment, nurses. Nursing isn’t just about sponge baths and bedpans, they are a patient’s greatest advocate and provide invaluable emotional support. So let’s give it up on International Nurses Day and ... Read More »