A New Look For PCH Fan Page — It’s About “Time”!

If you use Facebook, you’ve probably noticed by now that it has given itself a “Facelift” with the new Facebook Timeline format. It’s all in the hopes that it will help you tell the story of your life better, while you enjoy the stories of your favorite friends, companies and organizations.

We believe that the Facebook Timeline on the PCH Fan Page will help you enjoy the Publishers Clearing House story more. Our story is rich in history, rich in innovation and, well, making people rich!

Also, we think we have a wonderful story to share with you. A story of a small family owned business that started in a Long Island basement and became one of America’s most iconic companies.

Here are just a few of the pieces of Publishers Clearing House history we’ll be able to share with you with the help of Timeline:

  • Our history: When did we award our first prize? When did the Prize Patrol make its first appearance? And who was our very first millionaire winner?
  • Publishers Clearing House’s charitable work. Did you know that about 40% of all PCH profits go to help deserving charities? With the help of the new Facebook Timeline, you’ll be able to learn about  our Good As Gold winners, folks who get an exciting visit from the Prize Patrol because of the charitable work they are doing
  • Historic PCH photos
  • Notable newspaper clippings of sweepstakes winners and winning moments
  • Vintage PCH mailers
  • PCH employee Our House newsletters from the past that highlight company history and people

How’s The Facebook Timeline Format Different?

The first change is, of course, the Timeline. At the top right of the Fan Page you see the word “Now” and a Timeline that moves back in time to “Founded.” Click on any time period to learn more about PCH during that segment.

See the photo at the top of this blog for the new location of the tabs, also known as “apps.” With Timeline, only three tab panels are viewable at any given time. To see more “apps,” just expand the tab panel by clicking the drop-down box.

Want to access the fun tabs even faster?  When you’re visiting a tab, you can click on the arrow to reveal a “drop down menu” right next to the PCH logo at the top of the Fan Page. This will reveal the rest of the page’s tabs, so that you can visit the next game with just one click.

Want to see recent posts by fellow fans? Just look to the right now. Also, at the right, you’ll see the Fan Pages that Publishers Clearing House has “LIKED.” You can trust that the news and information on these “LIKED” Fan Pages is reliable and accurate.

Need To Get Private With PCH?

A handy new feature of the Facebook Timeline format is the ability to send messages to Publishers Clearing House. Have a question? Just click the “MESSAGE” button to send us a message. An official PCH representative will respond to your request for information.

So, enjoy spending “TIME” with the new PCH Fan Page. We hope you “LIKE” all the exciting changes. You can also see a quick overview of the new layout and how to use it by watching Danielle Lam’s video.


Elliott M.

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Muliyani Made said...

I am Mulyani Made with initial MM users Facebook Giveaway 1830 is beginning to learn the Internet (since 2010). It has been amended several times and currently Timeline is the best for me. For all that I have done seen clearly on my Profile page. Similarly, almost all of PCH.Com been experiencing a renewal. That is why, now more obvious to click “Like” or do a search. So, I love the look of now, hopefully this can give news to me later life. Thank you.

Georgina Turner said...

Elliott M. I like the new Timeline format the new tabs nice to be able to send messages and the drop down menu to reveal the new apps this is very informational. This will help me to serf timeline with ease. I love to read and hear about all the history of how PCH was founded. I like look to at the PCH photos, news clipping, and see the advancements PCH has made over time. Thank you PCH for all the giving and caring, that you do for so many.

Kanika Loeung said...

Awesome for A New Look! I did follow to the photo # 1 and I have a hard time with photo# 3.
I’d like to enjoy learning something new from PCH to develop my knowledge. Thank you PCH to let us know how to learn A New Look!

DeLayne Perry said...

Very nice having a timeline for PCH alone… showing growth from the beginning. I am going to enjoy learning all about PCH as the timeline fills in. Thank you PCH staff..!!

Mrs. A.T. said...

PCH, Hi! I’m getting adjusted to the new Timeline. It only takes a little “time” to adjust to changes. Once I found out the key to Highlights, Post… I think I might like this.

maria estrella baccay platecki said...

i like the new timeline its awesome and great i really enjoy here.thanks pch god bless and more blessing to come in the company

Joseph Ralph said...

hey PCH crew i love the new look and its very easy like my own timeline as well! i am also pleased about a lady named Sis Taylor who is the 1st woman in history worked for u all, god is good always and forever! thanks always for the heads up about everything!

Maureen Sousa said...

I am still not that Facebook savy as my boys tell me to just “leave it alone” as I do not know what I am doing there… too much going on for my 63 year old brain…

I like this blog when I have time to get here… but for all those computer addicted kids out there in FACEBOOK LAND this must be the up & coming thing to do & your banner is awesome & will impress a lot of people..

It is just a shame that the whole world is into computer marketing of the ” self” as it seems to me to be now..

Every celebrity, business, etc. has a Facebook or Twitter thing going on… & it seems that ALL that matters now is how many followers you have…something like the numbers in the stock market if you ask me…..

It does not make sense to me & never will, but it is a good way to keep up with all your friends out of state.

Just my thoughts,

pam said...

Are there still going to be April prize giveaways?

Michaela said...

Hello Elliott M.,

Just wanted to thank you for all this great information on the new facelift for the PCH Facebook page. I love the new timeline and it still is a lot of fun playing the games and entering the contests. And the information about Sis Taylor being the first employee that was hired by PCH is a great tidbit of information!!!

Anyway I hope you have a great weekend!!!!

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    Denise Erdman said...

    @Nem Rad
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yeni said...

it is not that hard,after 2 days is easy to understand

michael peterson said...

I have been faithfully entering these contests for years and years and have never won anything from PCH. Probably never even came close to winning anything. I wonder how they choose the winners. Another thing, I sure wished they would get rid of these Obama ads on here as I am not the least bit interested in him or his family.

    Victoria At PCH said...

    Hi Michael,

    PCH Sweepstakes winners are chosen at random, and each entry has the same chance of winning. You never know who will become the next BIG winner, so don’t lose hope!

    We apologize that you dislike the ads. We do not control which ads show to you individually.

    Victoria At PCH

Gwendolyn Douglas said...

add your comment here i love it . i like new timelime its great wonderful . im going to enjoy lots of fun play game and enter the contest information thank you PCH HAVE A NICE DAY!

Dot said...

I really enjoy PCH because it give one hope. Sure it is a long shot but one never knows. I personally thank PCH for the opportunity to have hope.

madeline savage said...

I love Mrs.Tayor: testomonies of how she was the frist employer at PCH sence 1953 where they mailed out a tan or gold with the PCH logo elevolpe and these were in the package different brochures of, gifts, house entry, cars, taveling package, copons and etc. all paper handling and mailed and returned sort them out for possessing. Brought back memories how far we really came from. now just a cick away Tecnology has arrived. pch has games, lotto, save&win, slots,pchseach&win,onlinesurveysand many more infro.every software is on the computers which is across the world. http://www.pch.com has all infomation that once was on paper,is now air mail across the world

Alice Fimpel said...

I’m having trouble with my Birthday email from ya’ll it won’t let me get past the 3rd page. All the other emails are working just fine. It’s the 1 that’s just for April Birthdays. Please help!



Arvid Breisnes said...

Think to win $5,000.00 Every week For Life, that must be nice

Joyce Hess said...

I like this, gives me more insight on pch and the people that work for them and the ones that did. I enjoy getting to know people and them showing they care.

Muliyani Made said...

I am a user of Facebook and now with the New Timeline. Likewise here. I am Muliyani Made with initial MM Giveaway 1830 wanted to go and see New Timeline Publishing Clearing House. So hopefully I get a chance to open the New Timeline so that the PCH can see all the series history that are here and want to be a new opportunity. Thank you.

shaiyia fraser said...

i cant wait till its my time to win thanks for giving me the chance

shaiyia fraser said...

have anybody ever won the car are the house are the 25,000

    Victoria At PCH said...

    Hi Shaiyia,

    As indicated in the Official Rules for this sweepstakes, various presentations of this Giveaway using various prizes/prize values may have been presented to the public. The winning entry will be eligible for the prize configuration promoted in the Bulletin or pch.com offer from which it comes. A winner’s prize may be supplemented up to the maximum amount of the Giveaway at PCH’s option. Also, please note that PCH gives away money that you can use toward a car or a house, winners don’t get a house or a car.

    Victoria At PCH

Julie DeSimone said...

I am your next winner can feel it!

deborah bartley said...

hello i hope this ok to ask you if its not i am sorry but here i go i got a letter from you guys saying i won it gave me a number i call it but i could not under stand him he said for me to email him but i figger i should ask you guys frist here is what i got Dear. Deborah Bartley
Hide Details


Publishers Clearing House



Message flagged
Friday, May 4, 2012 4:19 AM

101 Winners Circle
Port Washington, NY 11053-4016

Dear. Deborah Bartley.

Congratulations Publishers Clearing House mega prize winner of$1,000,000.00.Your email automatically entered into these Giveaways sweepstakes by completing and submitting the sweepstakes entry form,Whether the prize is $1 Million, you can rest assured it’s awarded as advertised and that all timely entrants have a fair and equal chance of winning in the country’s most trusted sweepstakes, Publishers Clearing House.The prize patrol team are to come to your house with the big check: A dozen red Roses,a handful of balloons,and a bottle of champagne. I’m sure you’ve seen me countless times on TV presenting the ceremonial Big Check to lucky publishers publishers Clearing House Winners .

Publishers Clearing House prizes are paid promptly to winners. Payment is guaranteed by surety bonds posted in conjunction with Contest Registrations for prizes over a Million. Super Prizes of $1 Million or more are awarded in person by the PCH Prize Patrol.Winners are required to make a purchase of check insurance certificate from the The federal deposit insurance corporation FDIC and it is an independent agency created by the U.S. Congress to maintain stability and public confidence in lottery securities for a check insurance and Affidavit. In order to collect a prize check payment from Publishers Clearing House.Your are to request a letter of guarantee from them before making deposit or any form of payment required by them.

Mailing address. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
15 Braintree Hill Office Park
Braintree, Massachusetts 02184-8701
Area of Responsibility: Syracuse, Connecticut, Maine.
Telephone Number: 1 -315- 403-6409.
Email: 2012@fastservice.com
Division Of Supervision
and Consumer Protection: Mr Daniel E. Frye, Area Director

Dave Sayer
PCH Consumer Affairs Department.

Consumers who have any questions or concerns regarding the privacy issues may contact PCH by writing to Christopher L. Irving, by Email: christopherirving@post.com, Senior Director for Consumer & Privacy Affairs, 382 Channel Drive, Port Washington, New York 11050. Publishers Clearing House participates in the Direct Marketing Association Safe Harbor Compliant resolution process. Consumers that are unable to resolve a compliant after contacting Publishers Clearing House may file a complaint with the Direct Marketing Association at the following address: The Direct Marketing Association Attn: Ethics/Consumer Affairs Department 1111 19th Street NW Suite 1100 Washington, DC 20036.

    Victoria At PCH said...

    Hi Deborah,

    Thank you for bringing this to our attention. It sounds like you have been the victim of a scam. The offer you’re describing did not come from Publishers Clearing House. Also, there is never a catch with entering or winning any PCH Sweepstakes. PCH, like any legitimate Sweepstakes, will never ask you to pay any fee or make a purchase to claim a prize. You may forward the suspicious email to us at abuse@pch.com or report this occurrence to us using our toll-free number 1-800-392-4190. We also recommend that you report this incident to the National Fraud Center at http://www.fraud.org.

    Victoria At PCH

brenda santos said...

Im still learning how to search& win everybody thinks I’m waisting my time but they don’t know I told them oneday ill meet the prize patrol team. I just a gotta keep searching Mabel one of my numbers will win

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Regina woodard said...

Hu PCH pulishers, my name is Regina woodard. I really like looking up stuff on your site. I enjoy the information I find. Its been very informative, and educational. Iwant to share that if I win any money through your site. I woul share with children. They tend ti appreciate me more. I love children. I take care of five children everyday. Ive helped my family all my life. They did.t appreciate my sevice. If I won any money. I would travel. Ive been in Cleveland all my life. I would pay off debt I owe. Ive never been on a plane. U would like to someday. I proud of of what Ive done for others, however they dont give back. People only think about themselves. I have the LOVE of God, Im always helping others. I pray that I will be blessed to leave home, and meet other people, see how they live. Thank you for allowing me to comment. Bye for now, Reginawoodard.

patty ann bowser said...

Will you tell us about the Congressional hearings in January 1999?

angie sly said...