Announcement: CushyCMS Pro Winner

Sep 5 2009 by Jacob Gube | 11 Comments

Announcement: CushyCMS Pro Winner

Last week, CushyCMS and Six Revisions teamed up to hold a giveaway for a one-year subscription to CushyCMS Pro. Over a hundred participants shared their thoughts on the topic of Content Management Systems for a chance to win the prize. Today, we announce the winner of this giveaway.

The Winner

The winner of a one-year subscription to CushyCMS Pro is:

Congratulations Alex! You should have already been contacted with information on how to claim your prize.

How the Winner was Selected

How the Winner was Selected

Below, you can see the MySQL query that was used in order to randomly select one winner from the list of participants (commenters).

SELECT comment_ID, comment_author,  comment_author_email,  comment_author_url
FROM comments
WHERE comment_post_ID = 1559
ORDER BY RAND()
LIMIT 1

Thank You CushyCMS and Participants!

On behalf of the Six Revisions community, I would like to thank the CushyCMS team for providing this awesome prize. To all the participants: thank you for sharing your thoughts and please do stay tuned for more giveaways in the future by subscribing to the RSS feed.

11 Comments

Marcel

September 5th, 2009

Maybe my SQL-knowledge is broken but is ordering by rand while selecting a primary key id senseless?

:)

Marcel

September 5th, 2009

argh, forgive me: I mistook the comment_id with the post_id. :/

Note to myself: More coffee…

Jacob Gube

September 5th, 2009

Note to myself: More coffee…

I never touch any code when I’ve just woken up and with 0 caffeine in my system! :)

Marcel

September 5th, 2009

wise decision. At least you don’t make yourself an idiot on your favourite design-blog. Congrats to the lucky cms-winner btw. :)

Alex

September 5th, 2009

Hi!

It’s my first win ever!

I always liked my comment_id… I guess 44770 is my lucky number.

BTW, I think I must’ve deleted the email containing the information??? Can you resend it to me please?

Thanks a lot!!!!

Mars

September 6th, 2009

congratulation for the winner

Martin Leblanc

September 6th, 2009

@marcel There should be undo-buttons for everything :-)

Roberto

September 7th, 2009

Yes, coffee. Good morning everyone. Congrats to Alex.

Craig

September 9th, 2009

Anybody like CushyCMS? I have never used it. I usually use Joomla.

Arrisweb

September 10th, 2009

I think it is worth to check out. Looks like free and easy software.

Dennis

November 27th, 2009

I agree with Arris, it is worth checking out. Also, congratulations Alex on winning.

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