Submit your 30 second to 2 minute-long video in a comment on this blog post before 1 p.m. Pacific Time on Monday, July 9.
Making a video is easy! You can use a screencasting utility such as screencastify or record yourself with your smartphone.
Once you have the video file, you can upload it directly via the comment editor or embed a video posted on YouTube or another video site, as shown below: Step 1. Select "Video" from the editor
Step 2. Upload your video directly or embed one from YouTube
If you upload your video directly, please use MP4 or WMV format.*
You are welcome to submit multiple videos! Please submit each in a separate comment on this blog post.
What can I win?
Since it’s a lot of work to create a video, EVERYONE** who enters the contest will receive a pair of our awesome argyle socks!
A team here at Meraki will narrow the submissions to the top 3 (based on accuracy, creativity, and production quality), who will win argyle socks PLUS a Meraki polo shirt and hat.
You, the community, will then vote on these top 3 submissions, determining the winner of… drum roll…
… a Meraki MV in the model of your choosing (21, 12, 71)!
So, in summary…
Submit a video in a comment on this blog post by 1 p.m. Pacific Time on July 9, 2018 → Win Meraki argyle socks
Meraki will narrow it down to the top 3 → Win Meraki argyle socks AND a Meraki polo AND a Meraki hat
Community will vote for the grand prize winner → Win Meraki argyle socks AND a Meraki polo AND a Meraki hat AND a Meraki MV, in the model of your choosing, with a 3-year license
Start your cameras (or screen-capture apps!)
* All accepted video formats: H.264, MPEG-4 (MP4), MPEG-1, MPEG-2, H.261, H.263, Motion-JPEG, VP-6, WMV-8, WMV-9, or VC-1. Note that .MOV videos are not supported, but can be converted to a supported format via an online MOV converter.
** EVERYONE = community members who meet the eligibility criteria and submit video(s) that adhere to the contest rules
The fine print
Entries must be submitted by 1 p.m. Pacific Time on July 9, 2018 as a comment on this blog post
Entries must be in a video format, between 30 seconds and 2 minutes long, and answer the question “How do you use Meraki to save you time?”
Multiple entries are allowed. Please submit each video as a separate comment. Each participant receive one pair of socks regardless of the number of entries.