Influencer Network

UGC Video | Control your Smart Home with Alexa| CLOSED PROJECT

About: 
All influencers have been selected for this campaign, if you are an influencers that is interested in doing video for upcoming UGC campaigns, please email the influencer mailbox with your interest and sample of a recent product review that you have completed.  
 
For Selected Influencers Only: If you are a Best Buy Influencers who has received a confirmation email to create video for this campaign, this brief is for your review. If you are already partipating in the ONE Amazon product + Sengled, Honeywell, Kasa, Lenovo or HP, please refer to the other project breif on the "Projects" page. 
 
Based on your project history with the Best Buy Influencer Network, you have been selected to participate in the Control your Smart Home with Alexa project for which you would create user generated content (video) featuring the ONE Amazon product + Sengled, Honeywell, Kasa, Lenovo or HP product. Your project scope is to create easy to understand, engaging yet inspiring, video and social posts that highlight the use of these products for Best Buy's consumer base. The goal is to use this content from our influencer network on the BestBuy.com product page.  If your video is selected, the email would showcase your video with proper citing.   By applying to this project, you agree that Best Buy may use your video in its promotional and/or marketing efforts with proper citation to your brand. 
 
Project Scope:  
1. Receive ONE Amazon product + Sengled, Honeywell, Kasa, Lenovo or HP from Best Buy to experience and showcase via Blog, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. You will receive two products (Lenovo, you will only receive one).
2. Create a 30-60 video showcasing use of the product and highlighting the key features we will provide to you.  More details and best practices to come upon selection.
3. Include the video in on your social channels; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Blog.
 
TIMELINE:
Product will arrive on or before August 10 (updated date from original email)
Video/still images due to me no later than 1pm CST, August 20.
I will email asking for any edits based on vendor feedback on August 20, you MUST complete and turn in any edits by August 21 by 1pm CST (24 hour window)
Final video and still due to be posted on your Blog, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter on September 27.
 
Product Specs: 

Amazon - Echo Show (2nd Gen) (Please use messaging for Sengled, Honeywell and HP Tango Product)

Alexa has skills
With over 50,000 skills and counting, Alexa is always getting smarter. Skills are like apps and let you do more - you can play Jeopardy, meditate with Headspace, or view your favorite beaches with Surfline. Just say, "Alexa, help me get started with skills." You can even create your own skills with Alexa Skill Blueprints.
 
Alexa can show you even more
Watch as the display comes alive to show song lyrics and album art from Amazon Music. Stream music from Apple Music, Spotify, Pandora, SiriusXM, TuneIn, and iHeartRadio.Stream books from your Audible library or watch movie trailers, news briefings, Prime Video content, and live TV and sports with a Hulu subscription.
 
Always ready to help
Echo Show is the kitchen companion that helps you get more done in your day. Cook along to step-by-step recipes, set alarms and timers, add items to your to-do and shopping lists, see weather forecasts, calendars, photos, and more. Echo Show is optimized for visibility across the room and can hear you even while music is playing.
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Amazon Echo (3rd Gen) (Please use messaging for Kasa Smart Switch)

Made for any room
You can place Dot in the bedroom and use it as a smart alarm clock that can also turn off your lights. Or use Dot in the kitchen to easily set timers and shop with just your voice.
Voice-control your music
Use your voice to play a song, artist, or genre through Amazon Music, Apple Music, Spotify, Pandora, SiriusXM, and others.
Voice-control your smart home
Switch on the lamp before getting out of bed, turn up the thermostat while reading in your favorite chair, or dim the lights from the couch to watch a movie.
Alexa always getting smarter
The more you use Dot, the more it adapts to your speech patterns, vocabulary, and personal references. And because Echo Dot is always connected, updates are delivered automatically.
Alexa app
With the free Alexa app on Fire OS, Android, iOS, and desktop browsers, you can easily set up and manage your Echo Dot.
Call almost anyone hands-free using your voice
Use Drop In to instantly connect to another compatible Echo at home or send an announcement across Echo devices, like calling the family for dinner or reminding the kids to go to bed.Plus, now with Skype calling stay in touch with friends and family in over 150 countries.

 

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Sengled - Smart LED A19 Starter Kit - Multicolor SPECS + Echo Show 2nd Gen 

Smart lighting
Get started by connecting the included Sengled Smart Hub to a 2.4 GHz wi-fi network. Turn the lights on and off, dim or brighten and set schedules using the Sengled Home app (iOS/Android).
Set scenes and schedules
Create scenes, change colors or put your lights on a routine, whether at home or away.
Set the mood
Choose from over 16 million colors and whites (candlelight to daylight / 2000K - 6500K). Lights will automatically turn to the last setting used when turned back on.
Expand your smart lighting
The included Sengled Smart Hub supports up to 64 Sengled Smart LEDs, including Multicolor and White (sold separately).
Voice control
Connect your starter kit to Alexa or Google Assistant and control your lights via voice commands.
 
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Honeywell - T9 Smart Programmable Touch-Screen Wi-Fi Thermostat + Echo Show 2nd Gen 
Control temperature from anywhere
You can download the free Honeywell Home app from iTunes or Google Play, and adjust your thermostat from your smartphone, tablet, or laptop, even when you're miles away.
Smart alerts
Push notifications remind you to change your filter, and warn you of extreme indoor temperatures.
Location-based temperature control
Its geofencing technology helps make you comfortable by using your smartphone's location to know when you're away and when you return.
Interactive high-quality display
The easily navigated menus will show you the current temperature for each and every smart room sensor, and allow you to choose the preferred comfort settings for each of prioritized rooms.
Smart response
•Learns your home's heating and cooling cycle times to deliver the optimal temperature at the right time.
Connect to your existing home network
The thermostat's convenient Wi-Fi capabilities offer a secure and reliable connection.
 
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TP-Link - Kasa Wi-Fi Smart Light Switch / Dimmer + Echo Dot 3rd Gen

 

Wireless-N technology

Backward compatible with 802.11b/g standards for simple wireless access.
Brightness Control
Control the brightness of your lights to set the perfect ambiance for any activity.
Hands Free Voice Control
Set lighting levels using the leading voice assistants such as Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Microsoft Cortana.
Scheduling
Set lights to automatically turn on and off throughout the day or night whether you're home or away.
No Hub Required
Easily connect directly to your secured home Wi-Fi network
 
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Lenovo - Smart Tab M10 - 10.1" - Tablet (Alexa built in) 
Booming sound that surrounds you
Immerse yourself in booming sound when you take in music, movies, shows, and videos. Its dual front speakers and Dolby Atmos ® support mean you can enjoy a theater-like audio experience everywhere you go.
Music to fill your home
Just ask to stream from Spotify, Pandora, TuneIn or iHeartRadio and enjoy room-filling, clean music from your Lenovo Smart Dock dual full range speakers, hands free. With Amazon Music, see lyrics on the screen from across the room.
The smart way to run your home
Ask Alexa to show you the front door, turn off the lights, or set the temperature with compatible smart home devices like Ecobee, Philips Hue, WeMo, and more.
Get information from across the room, hands-free
With Alexa built-in, it's easy to check the weather, see the news, or set a timer. Three far-field microphones pick up your voice from across the room so you can get what you need hands-free. Just ask.
Android operating system
Productivity and entertainment at your fingertips. Download applications, games, movies, music, and e-books from Google Play. Cloud integration provides a seamless experience across all Android devices.
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HP - Tango Wireless Instant Ink Ready Printer 
Easy Replenish
With a printer set up for Easy Replenish, you'll automatically receive shipments of the ink you need. The printer monitors its own ink levels, so you'll only receive ink when you need it.
Works with Amazon Alexa
Ask your compatible device (separate device is required) to print custom shopping lists, to-do lists, as well as a variety of coloring activities and crossword puzzles.
Works with Google Assistant
•Ask your compatible device (separate device is required) to print your Google Calendar, templates for custom calendars, and checklists, as well as select activities and word games.
Works with Cortana
•Ask your compatible device (separate device is required) to print coloring pages, as well as various puzzles, comics, and coloring activities.
With Tango you can print free photos
•Only on HP Tango - print free photos, up to 5" x 7", from your smartphone when you enroll in HP's Instant Ink service1.
Project Criteria: 
We are looking for you to create an engaging and interactive video showcasing the ways they can use the Alexa with Sengled, Honeywell, Kasa, Lenovo or HP product to take their Connected Home experience to the next level.
 
Who is your target demographic? 
Amazon Affinity, Voice Control, Smart Home, Entertainment, Lifestyle and Connected Home enthusiasts.
 
Messaging: 
Sengled Smart LED Multicolor Starter Kit + Echo Show 2nd Gen (See Product Specs Section for more Information)
Create a beautiful ambience with this Sengled smart LED multicolor bulb starter kit. The two dimmable A19 bulbs have adjustable white light settings and a range of 16 million colors to let you set different moods. This Sengled smart LED multicolor bulb starter kit includes a hub for wireless control via the companion app and Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant.
o Theme: Voice control your colored lights
o Primary Utterances: "Alexa, turn the living room light blue" Alexa, change the bedroom lights to Starry Night"
o Routines to try: "Alexa, start my evening" >turns light to a mood light (sunset color or night light)  "Alexa, good morning" >turns on lights to a warm tone
 
Honeywell T9 Smart Programmable Touch-Screen Wi-Fi Thermostat + Echo Show 2nd Gen| See Product Specs Section for more Information
Enjoy smart temperature control at home or office with this T9 smart thermostat. An intuitive color graphical LCD touch screen gives you control over settings, while smart sensors installed in every room help monitor conditions and relay information to the central unit. This T9 smart thermostat is compatible with most smartphones and tablets
o Theme: Voice control your thermostat
o Primary Utterances: "Alexa, set the bedroom temperature to 68 degrees"
o Routines to try: "Alexa, good morning"> increase the temperature in the bedroom or kitchen
 
Kasa Smart Light Switch/ Dimmer HS220 + Echo Dot 3rd Gen| See Product Specs Section for more Information
Control your environment with this TP-Link Kasa Smart Wi-Fi light switch. The scheduling feature lets you program multiple ambient settings for specified times of the day, and the Wi-Fi connectivity offers convenient remote access to functions via Amazon Alexa, Microsoft Cortana and the Google Assistant. This TP-Link Kasa Smart Wi-Fi light switch has a dimmer for maximum precision.
o Theme: Voice control your smart light switch
o Primary Utterances: "Alexa, dim the nursery light to 10%"
o Routines to try: "Alexa, goodnight" >dim or turn off lights with switch
 
Lenovo Smart Tab M10 
Experience gorgeous visuals and immersive audio with this Lenovo Smart Tab. The 10.1-inch Full HD display makes content look sharp and detailed, while the smart dock's powerful speakers deliver powerful, lifelike audio. Compatible with Amazon Alexa, this Lenovo Smart Tab lets you use voice commands to ask questions, play music and stream content.
o Theme: Voice control your smart tablet
o Primary Utterances: “Alexa, show me a recipe for chocolate chip cookies.”
 
HP Tango Printer + Echo Plus 2nd Gen 
Built to match the way you live and designed for use with the HP Smart app, Tango helps you stay a step ahead by connecting and printing from any device, anywhere.
o Theme: Voice control your printer
o Primary Utterances: "Alexa, ask my printer to print a coloring page"
 
Product Specs: See Product Specs Questions
 
Required Post Types: 
Blog
Facebook
Twitter
Instagram
YouTube or Vimeo file (to be posted on Blog)
 
Project Criteria: 
Social Media:  Posts must be shared via your social sites listed in “Post Type” site. 
Disclaimer: **Please use #ad in your social media**.
 
Hashtag and handles to use in your social:
#ad
@BestBuy
 

By participating and fulfilling your obligations to this project you will receive

Compensation Type: 
Gift Card

Payment Amount: 
$1 000

Project membership

Current Status: 
Not a member

Project dates

Apply By Date: 
Friday, August 2, 2019
Notify By Date: 
Friday, August 9, 2019
Post By Date: 
Friday, August 16, 2019