TotalContest WordPress contest plugin
TotalContest is a
powerful WordPress contest plugin dedicated to run and
manage contests and competitions on your website. It was engineered to
give full control over the contest by providing many
features and options with optimized performance and easy interface.
Running a poll?
With TotalContest, you can now
create contests within 60 seconds! Its user
friendly interface was expertly designed to make contest
With Totalcontest, you gain more engagement with an optimal
viewing experience for your visitors. And your
contests will always look amazing whether in a
laptop, tablet or a smartphone.
Search Engine Optimization is a very key factor for every
website. Thus, TotalContest makes
contests more search-engine friendly in order
to get more search traffic.
Do you need “Landing” or custom “Thank you” page? We have
got your back! With over 5
customization settings, you definitely have the
Collecting additional information from voters has never been
that easy. With our unique 10 different field types, you can
absolutely collect everything.
Regular vote and submission tracking has been made easy. You can now
track votes and submissions daily, weekly and monthly.
developed with performance in mind! It
functions without a glitch with WordPress.
Get more from your contests with Rich Text,
audio and more.
Totalcontest integrates your contests everywhere like with a
shortcode, widget or even a
Trace back every vote and submission, with an
informative log (status, IP, browser and time)
to identify any cheating attempts.
Voting & Participation Limitations
The ability of Totalcontest to control votes and submissions makes it
easy for you to specify
conditions under which visitors can vote or participate in a
The extensibility of TotalContest makes such
templates possible. Developers can certainly
make TotalContest a step further to
suit your needs.
TotalContest is compatible with other plugins
and technologies like WPML,
WP SUPER CACHE, Varnish,
HHVM, W3 Total Cache and
translate TotalContest to your language.
Enrich your contests with premium templates and extensions from the
creators of TotalContest.
Make your contests look compelling with customized templates.
Take TotalContest’s functionality a step further with powerful
Photo contest with basic fields and configuration.
Video contest with basic fields and configuration.
Audio contest with basic fields and configuration.
Essay contest with basic fields and configuration.
cover every aspect of TotalContest functionality and provide a
step-by-step tutorials and guides to get started with TotalContest in
almost no time.
is our most important priority that’s why ~70% of reviews are about support quality. We take this responsibility
Made for WordPress using WordPress APIs.
Easy contest creation process.
User friendly interface with mobile-first approach.
SEO ready contests enriched with schema.org structured data.
Unlimited contests, submissions, designs, colors, layouts, fonts with
Custom fields: text, text area, checkbox, category, image, video, audio, rich text, file, drop down selection
with custom CSS classes and validations (email, required etc…).
Portable contests. Export, import any contest with WordPress built-in
Detailed statistics and results.
Logs with detailed information (time, IP, browser etc…).
Support for WordPress 3.8+.
Support third-party plugins and technologies: WPML, Polylang, ACF, WP
Super Cache, W3 Total Cache, Varnish, HHVM and Nginx.
Different limitations: Cookies, IP, user role, date and time, quota
Easy integration with WordPress: Widget, shortcode or direct link.
Cache compatibility (W3 Total Cache, Super Cache, Quick Cache, Fastest
Cache, WP Rocket, WPEngine, ZenCache, HyperCache, Varnish).
AJAX powered contests with fallback.
Support and knowledge base directly from your WordPress dashboard.
Create, edit, trash and delete contests.
Edit contest title, settings.
List contests with shortcodes and total submissions and votes.
List submissions and total votes.
Mark submission as winner.
Block re-vote/participation by cookies with possibility of setting a custom
Block re-vote/participation by IP with possibility of setting a custom timeout and
white-listing and black-listing.
Set membership exclusivity (only selected user roles can vote).
Enable captcha (powered by reCaptcha).
Set a quota.
Set a start or end date or both.
Mange custom fields.
Set default value.
Allowed or forbidden words.
Regular expressions (regex).
Set custom CSS classes for field input and label.
Customize field template.
Include in statistics.
Change contest’s template.
Set default values.
Reset to default values.
Customize typography settings (font family, line-height, size).
Customize template’s settings (colors, layouts, submissions per row etc…).
Set landing page content.
Create custom content pages.
View extensions and templates.
Install or update extensions and templates directly from the store.
Migrate from TotalContest 1.x.
Purge cache (Templates cached CSS).
Activate TotalContest with Envato license key to receive updates
directly on WordPress dashboard.
Support / Help
Search the knowledge base.
Open a support ticket.
Download debug and system information.
Version 1.4.0 (2018-03-03)
Adding support for in-theme template (Just like WooCommerce and
bbpress, in-theme template will always take precedence).
Improved modules management.
Some directories names are lowercase now to avoid case-sensitive OS
Fixed a bug in pagination.
Version 1.3.0 (2017-11-18)
Ajax browsing for the contest.
Fixed a bug with uploading on Firefox.
Fixed a bug in timezone.
Fix upload shortcode.
Fix the expressions saving bug.
Version 1.1.1 (2017-05-31)
User-based restriction not working properly.
All limitations now follow WordPress timezone instead of server
Version 1.1.0 (2017-05-22)
Display custom content before / after submission content.
Give the ability to choose which size of image should be used for
Ability to change “no preview” image to another image.
Send notification when a submission has been created.
Contest standalone gallery shortcode should display submissions
Expression not being saved.
Fix a bug where some hosting environments won’t pass HTTP method
correctly (fallback added).
Spanish language (CreditL Jose Pedraza. Thank you so much!).
Fix a bug where WordPress fails to handle save properly.
First release! “Hello World” says TotalContest.