As a popular Blogger, I receive “giveaway” offers from software developers virtually everyday. This past week, for example, a developer offered two free licenses for their backup software – software that has no major advantages over an assortment of free backup applications readily available for download on the Net. My only response – give me a break – this type of marketing is so Twentieth Century! Two licenses? Sheesh.
No, I have much more interest in pointing out to readers, opportunities to download fully licensed software from mature software developers who focus on the big picture. Developers who create opportunities for significant numbers of users to benefit from giveaways – not 5 or 10, and certainly not two! No fuss, no muss, no waiting, no trusting to luck giveaways – professionally handled, and a win-win for all involved.
Ashampoo, a German software developer with over 125 million software installations to their credit, is a perfect example of a company that understands marketing in the Twenty First Century. As such, Ashampoo periodically offers free multipacks of their programs for download, with the only requirement being registration.
This time out, Ashampoo is offering 5 of their applications for free (retail value $129.95). This is a limited time offer, and as such, there is no guarantee that the offer will not be withdrawn without notice.
Burning Studio 2010 Advanced – (for CD, DVD, and Blu-ray burning projects).
Home Designer – (a 3-D home-planning tool).
Photo Commander 7 – (for sharing, organizing, and managing photos and videos).
Snap 3 – (a screen- and video-capture utility).
WinOptimizer 6 – (a Windows tuning, maintenance, and optimization utility).
If you’ve not used Ashampoo’s applications in the past, then you’re in for a treat. This company develops absolutely first class applications, and I recommend that you give all of these applications a try.
To take advantage of this offer, click on the “Redeem Coupon Code Here” button, in the graphic below.
I should point out, registration is required to unlock any application past the initial 10 day trial period.
Note: If you’re wondering what the green circles are, in the above graphic, this is the WOT Browser add-on advising me that the links in the email (the graphic is a screen capture of my email), are safe.
Even if you have no need for any of this software, consider passing the offer on to your friends as a “one day late”, Christmas present.
Ashampoo loves to remind you occasionally of the value of their full software lineup, so if you find it bothersome to receive this type of email, you’d be better off passing.
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