Nine tips for winning and earning more SB

So, you’re looking for ways to improve your chances of winning with Swagbucks? Then the tips below should be a big help to you! Some of them are things you can do daily, while others are ways to increase your changes of earning SB.

1. Complete your “To do list”

The to do list can be found on the homepage of and one the list is completed, you’ll earn a few bonus SB! The list includes things like searching, daily poll, daily crave, daily deal, and attempting a survey.

2. Searching

When searching the web, the best way to win points called SB is to use the engine for genuine searching. Their technology is designed to award users who search naturally — simply utilize the search engine the way you would with other search providers. To make it easier to search, set Swagbucks as your homepage or default search engine.

Doing a ton of searches, or clicking on every search result, will not increase your chances of winning in any way (and might actually decrease it).


3. Promote

The best way to earn more SB is to promote your referral link. When a friend signs up under your link, you’ll receive 10% of their earnings for life . The more people that sign up under you the better! You can promote Swagbucks using social networks, forums and blogs. Though just be careful since some forums could ban you if you break the rules by posting your link.


4. Shop
If you shop online a lot, make sure to check out the shop section of before you click “buy”. There is a long list of stores that participate in Swagbucks Shop. Generally, you earn anywhere from 1% cash back (in the form of SB) to 10% or possibly more depending on the store. It’s a great way to earn a lot of Swagbucks for something you would normally be doing anyhow.  Click here for a full list of stores.

5. Get the SwagButton

The easiest way to search Swagbucks is to install the SwagButton, which is essentially a toolbar or plugin for your browser. This creates a quick way for you to search the web using Swagbucks, which ultimately leads to a more rewarding experience. It also alerts you to Swag Codes and finding deals when shopping. To learn more click here.


6. Utalize your SwagUps

A SwagUp is like a bonus or “power up” that Swagbucks applies to your account to “power up” your earning potential. The bonus that you receive from the SwagUp depends on the type that is applied to your account.(Some of these you have to activate). Check your SwagUps on Swagbucks.


7. Follow Facebook, Twitter and the Blog

Unlike some prize sites Swagbucks is a very active site and community. Keeping  up with the Facebook group, blog, or twitter is a great way to learn more about what Swagbucks is working on. The Facebook group is a great way to share your opinion and to let swagbucks know what you think. Sometimes they even give out a Swag Code over social media.


8. Swag Codes

Try to remember that Swag Codes are not the main way to win Swag bucks. They are randomly posted places through out the week and for special events. Just keep and eye out and eventually you will get a few. If you want to learn more about Swag Codes, check out my Swag Code guide.


9. Turn on email notifications

Swagbucks does occasionally send out special offers to your email address. However, you can also customize these under  “My Settings > My Account >Notifications“. You can opt-in or opt-out for specific type emails that you might be interest in. This should increase your opportunities for earning more SB.