It’s a day before Christmas and this might come in handy for some.
You have a computer, you don’t have pieces of paper lying around you in order to conduct a raffle. What do you do?
When you tend to draw lots, do raffles for your parties or whatnot, we tend to personalize things by writing down our names and roll them in a piece of paper. Put it in a container like a fishbowl, shake the bowl. then draw the winner.
Now, what if I don’t feel like doing that? What if I want to do an electronic version of it?
To be clear, this isn’t web based but it’s something you download and install on your desktop. If you are conducting an online raffle. You can use this. For those who don’t know me, I’m the kind of person who loves to search and use tools and luckily, I stumbled upon the “Luck of the Draw.”
Here’s a simple Online Electronic Raffle – “Luck of the Draw” Tutorial
Note: A prerequisite for this to work well would be to require that you download Java, and the software.
Download Link for Java: http://www.java.com/en/download/index.jsp
Download Link for Luck of the Draw: http://www.sillybit.com/luckofthedraw/
Now, I’m not going to say that this is the best option out there because some programmers can do this in their sleep. I’m just sharing this a solution for non-coders like me, who take advantage of the internet.
To end this short article, Verne would like to say.