Having trouble making you’re Spawnsor profile stand out? No worries, here are some tips to help bring your profile to the next level!
Your profile picture is the single most important part of your profile, it should be professional, reflect your personality, and show that you’re down to business. To be listed on the Gamer Tab you must first upload a profile picture.
Complete Your Profile
Sponsors want to hear about your accomplishments and gaming career. When completing your profile try to tell a story that you feel is unique and most important, be yourself.
Tournament results are important to sponsors. Your results prove that you are competing on a regular basis, shows your consistency and level of exposure.
Upload Photos & Videos
Photos and videos are the most effective way to show your credibility and talent. Be sure to upload photos and videos of you and your team competing.
Want to increase your profiles exposure? Share it with your friends on Facebook and Twitter. The more exposure you and your profile receive the more marketable you become.
Landing a sponsorship deal is no longer about just being good at a game, you need to bring something extremely unique to the table to make you and your team standout. Don’t get me wrong playing at a high level certainly helps but brands are more interested in marketability.
Every brand has different sponsorship criteria but the majority look for these five traits:
Brands look to sponsor gamers who are outgoing, approachable, and intelligent. You must be able and willing to promote your sponsors products as if they are your own.
Maintaining a high level of maturity is extremely important to sponsors. They look to sponsor gamers who are calm, cool, collected. and promote good sportsmanship.
Brands aren’t looking to sponsor slackers. They look for those who are hard working and persistent.
Winning a tournament or having a popular YouTube video is great, but brands are more interested in how often you accomplish that level of success. Being consistent ensures the brand that you will be a valuable asset, by providing them with constant exposure, and views.
Loyalty and trust are the basis of any relationship. Brands look for gamers who will stand by their products and company vision.
Think you have what it takes? Create an account, complete your profile and apply for sponsorships. If you are denied for sponsorship, be sure to sign up as a brand insider as it’s the best way to keep in touch with brands for exclusive info and deals.