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30 Creative Event Promotion Ideas to Increase Attendance

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Need fresh event promotion ideas? Here are 20 creative marketing strategies to boost awareness and build hype around your event. Resources and Tools Ambassadors Boostable Email Facebook Ideas Influencers Instagram Livestreaming Retargeting Ads SEO Social Ads ToneDen Youtube

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9 Event Trends You Need to Know for 2020

Attendease

What does 2020 hold for the events industry? A lot in fact! With rapid innovation and global sharing of ideas entrenched in technology – event managers are not any more afraid of applying new methods in order to find their perfect blueprint for an event.

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5 Valuable Lessons Event Professionals Learned in 2019

Experient

Meeting and event professionals gained a ton of insights in 2019. We countdown the favorites over the past year and how they can help your event move forward.

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20 Key Pieces that Will Make Your Outdoor Event a Success

eventplanner

Planning an outdoor event is not always easy. While you can control what’s happening inside the venue, there’s always a huge uncertainty factor whenever you’re running an outdoor event

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.

Gen-Z: Your Attention-Getting Event Planning Guide

InitLive

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How to Build Your Brand with Event Marketing

eventplanner

Social media marketing, affiliate marketing, content marketing, and SEO marketing are just a few of the options you have to promote and grow your brand. Add outbound and inbound marketing, pay-per-click marketing

7 Ways to Extend Your Event’s Life Cycle

MeetingPlay

As an event planner, your work usually falls into one of the three event life cycle stages: Before the Event , During the Event and After the Event. We all know that engagement is the key to success, and with today’s event tech it’s easier than ever to keep the buzz alive after the doors close.

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How to Make the Most of Attendee Tracking Data

Expo Logic

Learning how to track attendance at events is critical to its success. In most cases, tracking starts the moment attendees first find out about the event.

11 Major Business Events to Attend in Australia in 2020

Hubilo Blog

With the new year approaching, it’s the time to ensure you are up to date with all the important business events taking place around you in 2020. Don’t fall behind as you have a lot to catch up in the coming year. Not all the events are the same.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

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The 2020 Event Design Trends That Will Define The New Year

Endless Events

The trends keep on coming, and today we’re tackling 2020 event design trends! Ahead of the new year, the #EventIcons team is laying down the foundation for what’s to come. And we’ve already covered business and marketing trends, so it’s time to get a little more creative.

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Holiday Proposals: Big yes? Or Big No?

EventSource

Proposals are a big deal and should be planned very carefully, or at least thought through. When, how and where you propose are important elements to consider. Who do you want there? Is it an intimate moment between the two of you, or do you want an audience? Are you at home, or a more public space?

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7 Tech Trends We Saw in 2019

SmartMeetings

Videoconferencing Advancements. Videoconferencing has been around for years, but like all things tech, videoconferencing products are getting better by the day.

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The Volunteer Screening Checklist

InitLive

Every volunteer coordinator knows that recruiting top volunteers is vital for having a successful program or event. To ensure that you get a great return on your volunteer investment, you need a carefully-defined screening process in place. And it's more than just matching volunteers with roles.

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ETL replay: Aleksandra Panyukhina explains the best way to market your event online

Event Industry News

The head of event marketing at SEMrush, Aleksandra Panyukhina, gave a presentation on the MarTech Stage at the 2019 edition of Event Tech Live. Here, she shared her knowledge and experience in maximising an event’s marketing potential.

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Deciding What to Charge for Your Services

Event Leadership Institute

Smarticle. READ TIME: 3 minutes. Pricing is an important consideration for budding event entrepreneurs. However, you’ll need to do some homework before you decide your hourly rate or whether pricing by the hour, project or budget is a better way to go.

Go ‘The Opposite’: ‘Seinfeld’ Advice for Experiential Events

Special Events

This experiential event expert shares the wisdom of the TV show "Seinfeld," encouraging creatives to take the "opposite" approach

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Connect Weekly: The First-Ever BravoCon, Outlook Meetings Are Dying & More

Aventri

Welcome to another edition of Aventri's Connect Weekly column, where we share the top five news stories from the week that today's meeting and events planners should know.

Would you replace your Christmas party with a conference?

Event Industry News

Naturally, with December rolls an abundance of parties, social drinks, get-togethers and, of course, the work’s Christmas do. This is an annual tradition of seeing your workmates let their hair down, your colleagues indulge on mince pies and your boss get drunk. But not for everyone.

How Event Pros Can Put Their Creativity to Work for the Holidays

Event Leadership Institute

READ TIME: 2 minutes. As an event professional, there’s one time of year you can really shine in your everyday life—the holiday season. Even if you spend more time with spreadsheets than centerpieces, you’ve likely witnessed plenty of creativity over the year.

Best Career Advice of 2019

SmartMeetings

As we enter a new decade and you set goals and intentions for the new year, why not check in with your career goals? Consider how you can continue working toward them—and amp them up—in 2020.

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7 Creative Ideas to Drive Traffic to Your Exhibit Hall

Aventri

One of the biggest struggles for exhibition planners is getting those attendees into the exhibit hall. You don’t want an empty exhibit hall filled with angry exhibitors who feel like they are wasting their time and money by exhibiting at your event.

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IET Venues looking to an exciting new decade following jam packed 2019

Event Industry News

As a new decade fast approaches, IET Venues has reached the turn of the year following a strong 12 months which has seen a host of new clients and audiences making their way to its two UK venues, IET London: Savoy Place and IET Birmingham: Austin Court. .

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Managing Event Production Timelines

Event Leadership Institute

Smarticle. READ TIME: 3 minutes. In event and meeting management, it is critical that timelines are established for the planning team, clients, suppliers, venue, and others involved with the planning and delivery of the event.

5 Ideas for Swag Bag Items with Staying Power

Attendify

While their assembly may may make event pros across the world groan, there’s no doubt that swag bags breed excitement in attendees. After all, who doesn’t love free stuff?

You’ve Been Good This Year: Aventri’s Top 7 Gifts for Our Customers

Aventri

2019 was both a busy and a productive year for Aventri! Because we love our customers, all year long we worked hard to provide you with gifts you needed and didn't even know you needed to make your life a little easier.

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Event Tech Buyer’s Guide: Reducing food waste & saving time

Event Industry News

Reduce your food waste and save time with Grub Stub, an online meal management system that has allocated almost one million meals across the globe. Turn to our Event Tech Buyer’s Guide to learn how Grub Stub can help you meet the needs of your crew, collate and manage meal requirements and track and respond to meal progress with live data. It was created for event professionals by event professionals. Grub Stub assigns one meal ticket per person.

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Crucial Benefits of Lead Retrieval

Expo Logic

Companies that regularly host events or attend large conferences are always looking for ways to improve lead retrieval.

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Happy Holidays from G2Planet

G2Planet

All of us at G2Planet wish all of you a joyous holiday season and a happy, healthy New Year. Corporate Maketing Event Team Event Tech Holidays

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The Top 43 Fundraising Statistics Planners Should Know

Aventri

It’s that time of year! The time to give back! As a meeting or event planner, you may be busy planning fundraising events to give back to their local community or your organizations’ favorite charity.

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Event Tech Buyer’s Guide: Sit back & enjoy a nice cup of Event Espresso

Event Industry News

Event Espresso is a trusted event registration and ticketing management plug-in that runs exclusively on the WordPress CMS platform. It powers over 40,000 websites for events such as workshops, conferences, fundraisers, sports tournaments, seminars and training classes. With Event Espresso, you can create events within your WordPress website and receive credit card payments for each registration or ticket sold through services such as Stripe and PayPal.

Tips for a Smooth On-Site Check-In Process

Expo Logic

There's no question about it. On-site check-in will be the first in-person experience guests have at your event. When done well, a smooth registration and check-in process whisks attendees into the event in the right spirit, impressed, engaged and informed on what's to come. When done poorly?

Signs You Need a Course Management System

Arlo Training & Events Software

Running and selling courses probably seems like an easy thing to do. Put together a course, offer it for sale, and do it all over again. But, the reality is, there are a lot of moving parts involved when running courses.