Posts Tagged ‘party games’

White Elephant Gift Exchange Rules Compared

Posted by PartyWeDo on Monday, June 27, 2011

White Elephant Gift Party Rules
The most complete list of gift exchange rules anywhere!
White elephant and Yankee Swap rules by PartyWeDoThe white elephant and secret Santa exchanges are the most popular gift swapping parties for groups during the holidays. Similar group parties are used by direct sales companies like Tupperware every day of the year. The PartyWeDo recreational experts monitor the gift exchange industry to assist you in finding the best ways to share presents with family and friends. Our team has collected the most complete list of gift exchange rules and suggestions available on the web. We encourage you to share these ideas with your… Read the rest »

White elephant auction and gift swap

Posted by PartyWeDo on Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Graveling SOLD – White elephant gift auction
Finding fun and unique ways to share gifts between family and friends is a challenge for every group. The white elephant gift exchange is a great tradition for gift sharing during the holidays, but sometimes it gets a little old-hat.
white elephant gift exchange and gift auction
AlbinoPhant attempts to mix-up the fun by offering several variations of this classic party, including an online white elephant gift exchange.
Try a combination auction and white elephant exchange for your next gathering and be amazed at the fun and conversation that you will start. Remember that the most important component of the… Read the rest »

A Pregnant White Elephant Gift Idea

Posted by MamaC on Friday, June 17, 2011

Comfort from the white elephant exchange
Put the words wedge, pregnancy and “Boppy” together in a group and someone will have something cleaver to say.
Cleaver banter is what makes the white elephant gift exchange a popular holiday event, and when friends and family members see this white elephant gift coming out of the box, they all will tease the new owner.
The fun will spin out of control from there!
You are going to love this Party Gift!
white elephant gift of a Boppy wedge
I selected this gift for the online white elephant gift exchange because I can see how much fun it would yield… Read the rest »

Musical White Elephant Exchange – Handel’s Style

Posted by PartyWeDo on Monday, June 6, 2011

White elephant gifts that get “handled”
The white elephant gift exchange party is a social gift sharing event used extensively during the holiday season. Many groups play the standard version of the game, with the standard white elephant gift exchange rules.
White elephant gift party with Handel's Christmas musicOur recreational specialists strive to provide you with some interesting new twists to this traditional gift party, so we have designed the online white elephant gift party for those who have distance to contend with. But if you live close to friends and family you might want to try the Handel’s Gift Can-Share-Go this season.
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Survey Says… We play games with Friends

Posted by PartyWeDo on Wednesday, July 28, 2010

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Endorsements for white elephant Fun and Games!

Posted by PartyWeDo on Tuesday, July 13, 2010

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Got Game? Casual, Social and Online Party Games

Posted by PartyWeDo on Monday, June 28, 2010

Even online white elephant games
Social, casual and online party games are very engagingThe game market has fractured into several niches over the years. Gaming includes everything from board games played around a table to social games that only live on Facebook. It has been interesting to watch the gaming space evolve and expand with the assistance of the internet. Today, there is an online version of almost every game known to man including white elephant gift games
Companies like Zynga have millions of players using social networks to play games that involve farms, fish and you name it… These are called social games.
EA made it’s… Read the rest »

Facebook had a Semi-Successful Christmas

Posted by PartyWeDo on Tuesday, January 5, 2010

The holidays have ended and most of the predictions have been published. We now start the process of measuring the results and doing comparisons. We list the winners and the losers, the business gains or losses, and start analyzing what caused it all to turn out the way it did.huge group
There is one measurement that I have been interested in this year:
How did Facebook do?
Particularly; how did this social network do in the most social period of the year; Christmas?
Well, according to Allfacebook, the season was bright for Facebook this Christmas. Not only did they end the… Read the rest »

We don’t use offer scams – we may not be a social game.

Posted by PartyWeDo on Tuesday, November 3, 2009

pickpocketI just completed a quick educational study in social gaming scams. I still don’t understand all the many nuances of the scheme, but it doesn’t sound right to me.
At one time, I wanted our online party application to be considered a social game, but now I am rethinking the association.
From now on, AlbinoPhant is not a social game, but is a Gift Sales Facilitator.
This title is not nearly as catchy as social game, yet it does describes what we do… Maybe we should have an acronym in the title, like GSF party game…
The fact is that… Read the rest »

White Elephant Gift Exchange with Added Games

Posted by PartyWeDo on Thursday, October 1, 2009

If you’re hosting a white elephant gift exchange party, why not consider planning some extra games to make your event even more fun? Particularly if your guests don’t all know each other, or don’t see each other very often, some sort of ice-breaker game can be a really good way to get rid of any initial shyness or awkwardness. It will get your guests talking and laughing, and into the party mood.
A Yankee Swap or gift exchange party is about so much more than just the presents. More often than not, it’s an opportunity for friends and family to… Read the rest »