ZenKast Frequently Asked Questions
How will I register?
Go to //www.zenkast.com/, Click signup on top right side. Click on login with facebook. Enter the details in the next screen, user name, password, country, mobile no. an email id. Verify your mobile no., and you're all set.Back To Top
How do I verify my mobile no?
If your cell phone belongs to India, an SMS verification code will be sent to your mobile no. You need to enter verification code in the mobile verification screen. If you don't belong to India, please drop us your username at our facebook page.Back To Top
What if I forget my credentials?
Go to Login Page. Click on the link "I forgot my credentials, I need help". Select the appropriate option from the next screen. Provide the necessary inputs, as asked (mobile no, or email id, or user id). Relevant details would sent to your mobile phone or email id. Use the same information to restore the account.Back To Top
What if my mobile no. or email address has changed?
Go to "Settings -> My Profile" after logging in. There you can modify your mobile no. or email id. You may need to do the necessary verification after changing the same.Back To Top
What kind of contests are conducted at zenkast?
"At zenkast we do only prediction contests. In Contests, the users play against each other by predicting right answers and alloting their points. You can invite your friends to play with you by sharing links in social media or whatsapp. You can follow specific brands to get notifications about contests conducted by them. Brands do reward you with surprize exclusive prizes."Back To Top
What is Luck by Chance contests?
To add more joy to your winnings, we announce weekly lucky winner chosen by different brands. That means if you do not win in contests, you stand to win by luck. Feeling luck already?Back To Top
What is picture contest?
"We know you love pictures so we bring to you exclusive picture contests to predict and win more prizes."Back To Top
What is Potsize?
Potsize is total amount of potential winnings for a question in the contest. Each time somebody bets on a question, the potsize increases by the amount of ZenQ put by him.Back To Top
How to participate in ZenContest?
From the homepage listing of Contest or list of all Contests takes you to the ZenContest Participation Page.In the participation page, distribute your existing Points on the options (you can put points on more than one options as well). When done, click "Submit" on the page and your particiaption would be recorded.Back To Top
How to participate in Event Contests (Zenevents)?
"You can participate in ZenEvents in multiple ways:
- When you're invited to an closed ZenEvent, it shows up in the event invite icon (mike icon, on the top menu bar), and the same would show up in event listing in your home page. Clicking on the event shortform, opens up the event participation page, from where one can view the details of the ZenEvent , and the inidividual ZenContests under the event.
- In case of an event open to all, it'd simply appear on the contests listing. Participation procedure is the same.
- In case, your friend is invited to a event, but you were not in the invitee list, your friend can share the ""Key"" sent to him along with the invite to you, if you also want to participate. Same key can be found in your profile
- In case of location based events, like an in-store event, the users can get the key only by coming to store, where it'll be displayed in a poster and/or communicated to you."
Do I have to be present at Event Location to participate?
Only in case Location-based event ( Location would be mentioned in the event shortform ), you need to be present in the event location ( can be restaurant, pub or retail store). Do remember to bring your mobile phone along with you. Download the Zenkast app, get the key from the event organizer, and participate. Result will be announced at the end of the event.Back To Top
What is "Maximum Winners" in a Contest?
In some cases, Contests may have a maximum winners numbers. This would be mentioned in the Contest. If no. of maximum winners = 10, that means first 10 users to get the right answers would be considered as winners, and would get a proportional share of the total potsize.Back To Top
How do I find contests by specific brands?
You can visit respective brand pages to knowmore about them and their current contests that they are running.Back To Top
Where will I find my brands?
In the top right menu, "Brands" contains the list of every brand. You can also search for brands that you like.Back To Top
How will I reparticipate? Can I modify my bets?
Once participated, you can only increase your points and will not be able to reduce them. If you want to change answer, you can put points on that option but your previous bet will remain.Back To Top
How will I know that result has been announced?
When the result of any ZenContest is announced, it will come to you as a notification , in the first icon (mail) in the top menu. If you win a mega prize of an event, a pop-up would come next time you log in.Back To Top
How will I come to know about my winnings?
Go to, My Zenkast (crown symbol) -> click on My ZenQ. This lists down your winnings and losses, in the form of a list.Back To Top
How will I know that I have won a coupon?
If you win , a mega-event and are eligible to win a coupon, a pop-up would come the next time you login to Zenkast, and a notification would come to you (mail symbol on the top left menu)Back To Top
What are "Keys"?
Wherever event creators want to create a private event or restrict the participation, they create a "Key". The people already invited by the creator, dont need to enter the key. Anybody who has the key can share the same with others in social media as well.Back To Top
Why do I need a Key?
"Key" is required to participate in a non-public event. "Key" can be received by notification or sharing by peersBack To Top
How do I use a Key?
On the the top-menu, beside "Search", there's "Key" field. Enter the unique "Key" and you would have access to the event.Back To Top
Can I access/share my keys?
In "My Zenkast" (crown symbol in the top-menu), go to "My Keys", and you'd get to know the Keys shared with you.Back To Top
How do I find out what my peers are doing?
In the homepage, on the right-bottom side, in the right side feed, the activities of your peers are listed down.Back To Top
How do I search for ZenContests & ZenEvents?
In the top-menu "Search" field, type whatever keywords you want to search for. The output will list down the ZenContests and ZenEvents containing the keyword.Back To Top
I want to look for a ZenEvent? How do I find one nearby?
If you enter your location information correctly (you can edit the same in My Profile), the ZenEvents which have a location mentioned same as you, will come up on the top-right corner. Clicking on the ZenEvent banner will take you to the detailed Event form.Back To Top
What is ZenQ? Why do I need ZenQ?
ZenQ is the native point system of Zenkast. You need to ZenQ to participate in ZenContests, and ZenEvents. You start with 100000 points and can bet maximum 1000 points on one question.Back To Top
How do I earn ZenQ?
Winning ZenContests and ZenEvents gets you ZenQ. The more ZenQ you bet on a question, the more you stand to win, if the option turns out to be correct, since final potsize is split proportionally to the correct bet amounts.Back To Top
How do I lose ZenQ?
You lose ZenQ by answering incorrectly in ZenContests and ZenEvents.Back To Top
Should I be having more ZenQ?
The more ZenQ you have, the more confidently you can bet on the option you favour. Also, sometimes, having a certain level of ZenQ within a time makes you eligible for a surprise gift.Back To Top