Installation instuctions are only for “fresh” install not for the update. For updating use this instructions

Uploading in WordPress Dashboard

  1. Unpack archive from
  2. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ in the plugins dashboard
  3. Navigate to the ‘Upload’ area
  4. Select `` from your computer
  5. Click ‘Install Now’
  6. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Unpack archive from
  2. Open``
  3. Extract the `video-contest`directory to your computer
  4. Upload the `video-contest` directory to the `/wp-content/plugins/` directory
  5. Activate the plugin in the Plugin dashboard

After Plugin Activation

  1. Go to “Video Contest” section in admin area
  2. Set all options and save changes
  3. Now you can create a new contest

Create Contest

  1. Create new page (Yes PAGE not post) or visit existing page where you want place the contest.
  2. Click to button “Add Video Contest” or add shortcodes [video-contest-menu] and [video-contest-page]
  3. Publish or update the page and visit the page.
  4. On the new page fill the Form and click “Create Contest” button.
  5. Done! If you want you can edit contest by click on the pencil icon