Romanian Webstock 2012, promoted with an Instagram campaign

Creativity, Digital & Media, Social Media

Cristian Manafu, Romanian A-list blogger and Webstock organiser, announced that the first Instagram photo contest in Romania would be organized previous to Romania’s biggest social media event, Webstock.

The theme of this competition is #Impreuna (Together – n.r.), a hashtag that represents Vodafone’s new communication tag line, referring to human division into tech and business driven communities.

Thus, between September 13th – 18th, those who have a smartphone and Instagram on it can enter the competition by snapping pictures with the application and sending the link, their name and phone number by e-mail to

Each contestant has to make a photo to illustrate the idea of human communities and use the hashtag #Impreuna in the photo's description. People can enter in competition up to 3 photos.

The jury of this competition includes 5 Romanian A-list bloggers: Costin Cocioaba, Vlad Petreanu, Vali Petcu, Cristian Sutu and Cabral Ibacka. Also, there will be a vote of the public that will select the best 20 Instagram photos, to be shown in an exhibition at Vodafone Experience store in AFI Palace. The best photos will be also brought together on a set of special T-shirts and in a blogging booklet to be offered to each Webstock participant. A special prize will be awarded for this competition by Vodafone Romania.

The 20 selected photos, the winner and the prize will be announced, on 20 September, on