#VMC: We are moving things up

Remember our #VMC contest? Well, we like the quality of entries we’ve seen so far. And we want more of it. It’s why we are extending the deadline for the competition. While we planned to stop taking entries on August 22, we’ve moved that date up to August 31. So... Do you own a smartphone or a DSLR? Can you use it? Are you yet to submit an image for the competition? Start Here Entry for the competition is easy: Follow us on either Facebook, Twitter or Instagram @vconnectnigeria Capture and share your image of a Nigerian city skyline on any social media with the hashtag #VewMyCity and #DiscoverWithVconnect Send the original image to marketing@vconnect.com (File size must not be less than 500KB ...

15 questions about VConnect’s #ViewMyCity competition (VMC FAQs)

It's a few days into our #ViewMyCity photo contest and we are loving the entries. See this picture of Idumota, Lagos for instance: [caption id="attachment_18000" align="alignnone" width="700"] Shot with Galaxy S5 over iPhone SE[/caption] The challenge is easy; take a picture of your city, share on social media and tag @vconnectnigeria. Whether you've been a photographer for a hundred years (congrats on being a vampire, by the way) or you just took your first picture yesterday, you are welcome to enter this competition. We already told you what the prizes are: N30,000, lunch with the VConnect Team and mindblowing consolation prizes. But we've received some interesting questions about the competition. So we thought we'd put all of them to rest once for all.

How to apply to the VConnect #ViewMyCity photo contest

At VConnect, we are dedicated to promoting and connecting people to local businesses all over the country. We've just upgraded our website to make that easier. As part of our site upgrade, we want to reward our users for the effort of providing wonderful aerial shots or skyline images of Nigeria cities. These images once approved, will serve as background images to different cities on our homepage. There are lots of prizes to be won and to enter into the competition is free. To apply to the VConnect #ViewMyCity photo contest, simply do the following: Follow us on either Facebook, Twitter or Instagram @vconnectnigeria Upload and share “aerial view” images of different cities ...

VConnect Buy mobile app for Android users is here!

With the launch of the VConnect Buy mobile app, your number one online marketplace, VConnect has taken another step to make shopping faster and more convenient for you. You can now order for any product or service at a go wherever you are, as long as your phone is with you. The days of worrying about going to the mall or any shop to get every single thing you need are over! What you get when you shop with the Vconnect buy mobile app You get N2, 000 discount on your first order after downloading the app. You can stay in control of your budget with lowest prices on thousands of great products and services from different categories like Electronics, Home needs, Kitchen and dining, Home consumables and Lifestyle. You can sort or filter your results based on ...

VConnect awards certificate of excellence to business owners

At VConnect, we strongly promote Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria. Just as our customers mean so much to us, our sellers/business owners are equally important. You guys keep us going. In order to appreciate and encourage outstanding business owners whose businesses are registered on our platform, we have been giving out certificates of excellence. The Certificate of Excellence celebrates the accommodations, attractions, eateries and other service-based industries that provide a wonderful experience to people. By putting a spotlight on businesses that are focused on delivering great service to customers, VConnect not only helps drive an improvement on hospitality standards around Lagos, but also gives businesses (both large and small) the ability to shine and stand out from the competition. Get more visibility by registering your businesses online here. To sell on VConnect, click here. From