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Two free easy ways to create graphics for blog posts and presentations

Conferences that Work

Here are what I think are the two best free easy ways to create graphics for blog posts and presentations if you’re not a graphics wonk. Note: I am not a graphics wonk.) I’ve written over five hundred posts on this blog over the last ten years.

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Facial Recognition And Events

Endless Events

Knock knock – it’s facial recognition for events! You already know that the Event Tech Podcast is all about the latest and greatest technologies. And of course, the ones you can use to make your event go from good to outstanding!

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Number of boutique and ‘micro-festivals’ rises by 400% over last 4 years

Event Industry News

Eventbrite has revealed weird and wonderful micro gatherings – from toe wrestling and Chinese dragon boat festivals – are increasing year-on-year. The number of events on Eventbrite that describe themselves as “festival” rose by nearly 400 per cent from 2014-2018. The numbers suggest that more and more event-goers are choosing niche-themed events which celebrate their passions and hone in on their personal interests.

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The Best of Louisville: Drinks

Connect Your Meetings

FIRST TIMER. Bourbons Bistro Drink in the history of Louisville in this proud establishment awarded the “Whisky Bars of the World” Gold Medal from Whisky Magazine. The shrine to bourbon guides true believers through its collection of 130 labels, including a barrel selection program.

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A Practical Guide to Measuring Event Success

Can you measure event ROI? 3 in 5 marketers can't. Learn how with this free ROI model.

Event Essentials: Online Registration


Registration is at the heart of meetings and events. It’s is how planners secure attendees and thus how you secure potential revenue. In addition, pre-event registration acts as the first impression your attendees will have about your meeting or event and may impact their event satisfaction.

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Live Union reimagines B2B events with new Super Connectors series

Event Industry News

Live Union, a London-based events agency, likes to shake up traditional events. Putting the audience at the heart of their plans, the events team breaks the mould to create original and inspiring events.

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3 Tips to Better Event Flyers

Brown Paper Tickets

A well-designed event flyer is critical to your event’s success. You have to capture attention, provide all the necessary details, and visually show what your event is.

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Coconnex announce ambitious charity initiative

Event Industry News

The AEO Award nominated event software supplier has set its sights on becoming an industry leader in not only technology but in social responsibility too. .

3 Most Mysterious Bay Area Attractions

VBO Tickets

Summer is quickly approaching, and with such beautiful weather happening, you probably need some freedom from your hectic schedule. So with that, how about taking some time to explore at least one of these Bay Area attractions. And believe us, you will have an awesome experience wherever you go! Winchester Mystery House | San Jose, CA. If you’re looking to get your Halloween groove on early, the Winchester Mystery House is full of spooky unsolved history for you to adventure!

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Breaking news: Cvent acquires DoubleDutch

Event Industry News

Cvent, a market-leading meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider, today announced that it has acquired DoubleDutch, one of the unique leaders in the mobile event app industry based in San Francisco. The acquisition of DoubleDutch highlights Cvent’s investment in the mobile technology space and will complement and grow the company’s signature mobile event app and onsite solution capabilities.

The Unique Challenges of Marketing a Tour


Putting together any marketing plan has its challenges but devising a marketing strategy for a tour has an added layer of complexity as you try to attract both locals and tourists.

Taking (the) Black Deer by the horns

Event Industry News

Gill Tee and Deb Shilling’s production company Entertee Events bucked every trend lastsummer to launch the already multi-award winning Black Deer Festival at Eridge Park, Tumbridge Wells, smack in the middle of the season peak. Amid a turbulent market – names like V/Rize and Bestival kicked into the long grass – with a focus on ‘Americana and Country’, Gill to a T, Black Deer is a family festival.

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[Webinar] How to Drive Pipeline with Face-to-Face Events


In today’s digital world, the power of connecting face-to-face to build business relationships is undeniable. Yet, many marketing organizations struggle with the time and effort it takes to execute compelling events because they’re using old-school methods to plan and manage them.