Archive | February, 2011

Vote for your favorite photo and help us pick the winner!

Deadline to Vote: March 1, 2011

We received hundreds of entries for our February Love Your Pet Contest. It was difficult, but we narrowed it down to 10 photos for our fans to vote for! Not sure how to vote? It’s simple!

Just text the unique pet identifier to the number 48696. There is no fee to text your vote other than the standard carrier charges for texting. If you don’t want to text, you can also email your vote to psusacontests@gmail.com. Please place the unique pet identifier in the subject line so we can count your vote!

Here are the Top 10 Finalists:


vote for the online pet contest

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Love Your Pet Day Contest Photos – Submit your photo today!

Check out your competition in this month’s Love Your Pet Contest! Think you and your pet can do better? You could win $250 by entering!

It’s easy to enter, just submit a photo of you and your pet. Our judges will select the top finalists and we will open up the contest to a week long vote!!! 10 finalists will be chosen and your friends can vote via text message or by email.

Enter now through February 20, 2011. The voting period will begin immediately following and will last a week with the winner announced shortly after the end of the voting period.

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Online Classifieds Site PennySaverUSA.com Celebrates Responsible Pet Ownership Month With New Online Contest

PennySaverUSA.com Is Holding a New Online Contest for Pet Lovers to Submit Photos With Their Pets in Honor of “Love Your Pet” Day on February 20th

BREA, CAFebruary 14, 2011 PennySaverUSA.com, a Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) company, launched a new online contest to celebrate Responsible Pet Ownership month and raise awareness on how to be a loving and responsible pet owner.  Pet lovers have to submit their photo by February 20th in honor of Love Your Pet Day.  PennySaverUSA.com users will be able to vote on who they want to win and the winner will receive the $250 grand prize.

Following the end of the online contest, the PennySaverUSA.com judging panel will select 10 finalists and voting will begin.  Fans and followers can vote by email or text message.  There is no cost to vote and no limit to the number of times each person can vote.  Standard text messaging rates apply and vary by carrier.

“We had such an excellent turnout for our Cutest Pets Online Contest last October, we decided to launch another contest featuring pets,” said Loren Dalton, president of PennySaverUSA.com.  “Our publication has been known for our pet classifieds so our new “Love Your Pet” contest will give everyone the opportunity to see our readers with their family pets that they may have found through our online pet classifieds.”

The deadline to submit a photo for the online contest is February 20th on “Love Your Pet” Day.  Immediately following the end of the contest, PennySaverUSA.com will select 10 finalists for users to vote on.  A list of the finalists along with voting instructions for the online contest will be posted on the PennySaverUSA.com blog.  The voting period will last one week and the winners will be announced shortly afterward.

To enter the contest, submit a photo of you and your pet using the online contest entry form at http://www.pennysaverusa.com/contest.

To view user-submitted entries, visit the PennySaverUSA.com Facebook page.

About PennySaverUSA.com™
PennySaverUSA.com is the leading single print publication together with its sister Harte-Hanks Shoppers Florida-based publication, TheFlyer.com™.  Since 1962, the PennySaver has helped businesses in California advertise to local communities while connecting buyers and sellers through local classifieds. Now known as PennySaverUSA.com, readers are still enjoying the same local values as the publication has been trusted to deliver for decades. On the web, PennySaverUSA.com and TheFlyer.com are advertising portals bringing users local online classifieds, business listings, online coupons, and a range of business products and services like PowerSites™ that help small- and medium-size businesses build websites and establish a web presence to improve lead generation. For more information, visit us online at http://www.pennysaverusa.com or http://www.theflyer.com.

About Harte-Hanks®

Harte-Hanks is a worldwide direct and targeted marketing company that provides marketing services and shopper advertising opportunities to local, regional, national and international consumer and business-to-business marketers.  Visit the Harte-Hanks Web site at http://www.harte-hanks.com or call (800) 456-9748.

This document may contain trademarks that are owned or licensed by Harte-Hanks, Inc. and its subsidiaries, including, without limitation, Harte-Hanks®, PennySaverUSA.com™, PowerSites™ and other names and marks.  All other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their respective holders.

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PENNYSAVERUSA.COM LAUNCHES NEW MOBILE WEBSITE FOR USERS TO BROWSE AND SHARE LOCAL ONLINE CLASSIFIEDS WITH THEIR PHONES

PennySaverUSA.com’s Mobile Website Allows On-the-Go Users to Access and Share Nearby Classifieds and Coupons

BREA, CA, February 7, 2011 (MARKET WIRE) – Harte-Hanks PennySaverUSA.com (NYSE: HHS), the leading provider of free online classifieds and online coupons, recently launched a new mobile website optimized to connect buyers and sellers on the go. Local businesses who advertise online at PennySaverUSA.com and in the PennySaver print publication can now contribute to the growing number of online classifieds and coupons available throughout the mobile website.

Users can access PennySaverUSA.com from any mobile device to find online classifieds listings for jobs, cars for sale, apartments for rent, and garage sales, along with thousands of online coupons from local businesses. Sellers are also able to use their phones to post free ads to the full site.

Additionally, each classified ad and coupon has social sharing built into the ad details. Users can share their findings and post them directly onto Facebook or Twitter.  Each ad or coupon can also be saved in a clipboard and shared through email.

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ONLINE CLASSIFIEDS SITE PENNYSAVERUSA.COM WILL BE PUBLISHING VALENTINE’S DAY MESSAGES SENT THROUGH TWITTER

Tweet a message to PennySaverUSA.com using #pennyshout to see your Valentine’s Day message published in the California PennySaver. Deadline for all messages is February 3, 2011.

BREA, CA – February 2, 2011 – PennySaverUSA.com, a Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS) company, will be publishing Valentine’s Day greetings from the #pennyshout Twitter feed to the online classifieds site’s publication delivered to over 11 million readers in California.  The Valentine’s Day greetings will be published in the PennySaver’s February 9th issue.

In the past, the PennySaver has collected free greetings for all occasions through phone, fax and traditional mail, and most recently through PennySaverUSA.com’s Twitter. This is an opportunity for users of the online classifieds site to broadcast their Valentine’s Day greetings using the latest social networking platform.  Readers can send messages of 140 characters or less, fitting with PennySaver’s 15-word, 3-line message limit.

“We’re looking forward to all the messages sent for Valentine’s Day.  Many people anticipate reading these heartfelt messages from their loved ones.  We want to engage our readers through Twitter by allowing them to interact with us and broadcasting their messages in real-time.  It is free to send the special messages in the PennySaver and it is also free to use Twitter.  Using Twitter, it is even easier for our millions of readers to submit their Valentine’s Day greetings in a matter of seconds,” said Loren Dalton, President of PennySaverUSA.com.

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New PennySaver Online Contest: Love Your Pet Contest

February is Responsible Pet Ownership Month. Here at PennySaverUSA.com, we’re animal lovers and to celebrate “Responsible Pet Ownership” month and “Love Your Pet” day on February 20, we’re holding a contest for our pet lovers!

It’s easy to enter, just submit a photo of you and your pet. Our judges will select the top finalists and we will open up the contest to a week long vote!!! 10 finalists will be chosen and your friends can vote via text message or by email.

Enter now through February 20, 2011. The voting period will begin immediately following and will last a week with the winner announced shortly after the end of the voting period.

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