About Mike Hawkins

Passionate about ultimate frisbee, photography and travel, I'm an active Californian who 10 years ago fell head over heels in love with living abroad in Europe, and love bringing a healthy dose of American enthusiasm to a string of start-ups and small European companies. History and culture are great and all, but I'm still searching holding out hope for the perfect Manchester hamburger... any tips?

Riddle’s Quiz Builder in Six Easy Steps

2018-07-03T09:47:12+00:00

Hi there... we're Mike and Boris – co-founders of the quiz builder Riddle.com. What's Riddle? It's a powerful and super intuitive way to build and embed interactive polls, lists, personality tests and more. Did you know that online quizzes are “the most shared content on Facebook”? (AdWeek) With Riddle, you can quickly engage your [...]

Riddle’s Quiz Builder in Six Easy Steps2018-07-03T09:47:12+00:00

Upcoming feature list for Riddle – vote now!

2017-10-20T10:17:56+00:00

Feature requests for Riddle - vote now! We're incredibly customer-focused at Riddle, with 80-90% of all our product features coming from you and the rest of the Riddle community. Here's what's on our list - vote for your favorites now! Improved lead generation forms Our lead generation form is simple and easy to use. However [...]

Upcoming feature list for Riddle – vote now!2017-10-20T10:17:56+00:00

Content Marketing Superheroes: Our Favorite Quizzes

2018-01-19T11:57:50+00:00

Every week, we love seeing how some of the biggest brand, teams, and publishers engage their audience with Riddle's quiz builder as part of their content marketing plans. Here are a few of our favorites: Quiz (NBA's Chicago Bulls): How well do you know your USA Basketball Olympics history? Short yet effective, the Bulls saw 85% of [...]

Content Marketing Superheroes: Our Favorite Quizzes2018-01-19T11:57:50+00:00

Sign up for Riddle University!

2016-11-21T11:21:23+00:00

Sign up for Riddle University - an exclusive series of free 20 minute webinars designed to help you create the best viral content using Riddle <link>.   When? Thursday, September 24th (8am PST / 11:00am EST / 4:00pm GMT, 5:00 CET). You'll learn: What type of Riddle works best? From quizzes to polls and ranked [...]

Sign up for Riddle University!2016-11-21T11:21:23+00:00

Add Google Analytics tags to your Riddles (Riddle University)

2017-10-20T10:19:37+00:00

Creating quizzes, lists, and polls on Riddle are proven winners at boosting engagement with your audience. Here's a quick tip on how to count each question as a page view for your site's core metrics using Google Analytics. Every time you create and embed a quiz or other type of Riddle on your site, you've [...]

Add Google Analytics tags to your Riddles (Riddle University)2017-10-20T10:19:37+00:00

Embed videos, ads, and other content with Riddle’s ‘In-Quiz iFrame’

2018-02-19T09:47:47+00:00

Adding lead generation to interactive content like quizzes, lists, and polls is powerful. Your audience is at their most engaged - so it's a perfect time to ask for their name and email address for newsletter sign ups, contest entries, or white papers. Now you can use our new In Quiz iFrame tool to display your [...]

Embed videos, ads, and other content with Riddle’s ‘In-Quiz iFrame’2018-02-19T09:47:47+00:00

Customize everything with Riddle’s quiz CSS Editor

2017-03-01T06:02:46+00:00

Did you know that you can use our quiz CSS editor to seamlessly embed and match your Riddle quiz, list, or poll to your website's look and feel? Yup - from button styling to text, colors to borders, you customize nearly every element of a Riddle - and you don't have to be a code [...]

Customize everything with Riddle’s quiz CSS Editor2017-03-01T06:02:46+00:00

Custom quiz width embeds using Riddle

2017-03-01T06:28:12+00:00

Did you know that Riddle supports custom quiz width embeds? Once you've created a beautiful quiz, you can embed this on your site at any width besides our standard 640 pixels? No problem at all... Riddle quizzes scale up or down to any size - so whether it's 217 pixels or 2,222 or any number [...]

Custom quiz width embeds using Riddle2017-03-01T06:28:12+00:00

Blend Quizzes on Your Site with Riddle’s CSS Style Override

2017-03-01T10:27:57+00:00

Social data giant Kissmetrics knows that quizzes and interactive content are flat-out awesome at boosting engagement. They turn passive readers into viral brand advocates - increasing time on site and social shares. But why disrupt your site’s branding with a clunky 3rd party widget? Check out Riddle’s shiny new CSS Style Override - it lets you seamlessly [...]

Blend Quizzes on Your Site with Riddle’s CSS Style Override2017-03-01T10:27:57+00:00

Our reaction poll can drive your content data strategy – in Just 60 Seconds

2017-10-19T16:54:03+00:00

How do you produce epic content on your website? What do you need to make your content strategy work? It's not easy - you need to know what your readers want to read. Sounds obvious, right? But this requires a deep understanding of your audience. Just creating epic content is never enough. Each article needs [...]

Our reaction poll can drive your content data strategy – in Just 60 Seconds2017-10-19T16:54:03+00:00