YouTube Shorts is a short-form video experience available on YouTube, for anyone who wants to enjoy or shoot short, catchy videos using their mobile phones.
In a partnership between Safaricom and YouTube, Safaricom's customers can enjoy a YouTube bundle of KES 10 for 1GB valid for an hour.
To purchase this bundle dial *544# option 0 or go to my Safaricom app under data calls and SMS- and select YouTube to purchase the hourly bundle.
As part of the campaign, customers can take part in the #ShorterIsBetter YouTube Shorts Challenge (BCLB Number 002833).
This Promotion seeks to enable eligible subscribers to feel liberated by giving them an opportunity to win when they:
- Purchase a YouTube data bundle and WIN
- Upload a YouTube video and WIN
The Promotion will run for sixty (60) days from 0000hrs on 25th November 2022 to 2359hrs on 23rd January 2023.
Participating Subscribers will be required to either;
Buy and Win
- Purchase a YouTube bundle by dialing *544# or through the MySafaricomApp.
- Participants will select “WIN with YouTube Shorts”.
- Proceed to select “Buy A YouTube Bundle and WIN”
- Participants selecting the hourly pack, will be presented with message asking if they want to purchase 1GB for Kshs. 10/= valid for 1 hour.
- They will then receive a message confirming successful purchase of the data bundle.
- Three lucky numbers will be presented to participants to select their lucky number.
- Once they respond with the selected lucky number xx, they will get a response that they have either won data bundles or M-PESA or to try again later.
- Every purchase of the YouTube bundles will give participants a chance of participating into the Promotion
- Prizes for participants purchasing the YouTube bundles will either be FREE data bundles or M-PESA.
Upload and Win
- Participants must upload original created YouTube Shorts Video.
- All entries must be tagged with the official hashtag of the campaign #ShorterIsBetter.
- All video entries must comply to YouTube Community Guidelines and must be suitable for viewing by persons aged 13 years old.
- Once uploaded, submit your entry details here.
- Participants will win based on the number of likes the video uploaded has received.
- Winners will be announced weekly on Monday by 6 pm on Safaricom Social Media Pages starting 5th December.
- Prizes for winning participants will be paid out via M-PESA.
- To claim weekly cash prizes, you must present a valid Kenyan identity document or passport