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10 ½ Creative Event Marketing Ideas to Drive Ticket Sales

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You have countless event marketing options. And with that comes a paralysis of choice. Where to focus your attention and efforts? And how to come up with new ideas beyond basic social posts? What if you decide wrong?

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How To Get Exhibitors To Adopt New Technology

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(3 Minute Read). How To Get Exhibitors To Adopt New Technology. Are you interested in sharing your industry insights click here and share you story! . The “If it ain’t broke…” mentality sounds good if we’re talking about a bicycle or a toaster.

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Improving Event Lead Capture: Why Context Matters


How many times have you attended an event, had a great booth with an energetic staff, handed out popular swag and collected contact information from hundreds of leads, but still had an underwhelming amount of sales meetings as a result? It's not for a lack of trying, but a lack of context.

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Event Marketers Are Ignoring the Power of Video—Here’s How to Catch Up


Video ads are one of the most potent tools in a marketing arsenal. So why do so many event marketers ignore it? According to a 2018 Animoto report on social video trends, 93% of business score new customers from video marketing on social media.

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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.

Utah’s Most Awesome Live Events Run on This Guy’s Passion

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Tony Duffy always assumed he’d follow his family’s footsteps and become a police officer. But from the time he was a teen planning parties in his backyard, live events were his calling — and even his police administration degree couldn’t change that.

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Chatbot-First Event Management Software for Time- and IT-Starved Conference Organizers


By Michelle Bruno. Event management software (EMS), which automates the tasks associated with planning a conference, has been available for at least a quarter century. In the beginning, developers focused on core logistical tasks, such as agenda building, project management, speaker and content management and (for meetings with a trade show component) floorplan and booth sales. That’s changed. As the competition became more formidable, many EMS developers added new platform features.

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18 Creative Summer Event Theme Ideas for Parties & Beyond

Social Tables

Is there anything sweeter than summer? The sun’s shining, the birds are chirping, and event planners have more options at their disposal than arguably any other season.

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Infographic: Americans Would Rather Be Known for Their Experiences Than Possessions

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Americans define themselves by the experiences they have. As an event creator, you need to understand how your event factors into this sense of identity.

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Convicts, Addicts, Attendees Run with a Purpose

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Craig Mitchell, a judge in the Superior Court of Los Angeles County, and members of the Skid Row Running Club, rest after a morning run. Mark Hayes/Skid Row Marathon).

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Boulevard Events are taking catering to new heights at the ArcelorMittal Orbit

Event Industry News

Two of east London’s top players in the events industry, the ArcelorMittal Orbit and Boulevard Events, are joining forces to offer event hosts an unmissable experience.

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How to Select the Perfect Host City for Your Next Sporting Event


This is a sponsored post from Québec City Business Destination. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. The perfect host city can make a critical difference in your sporting event.

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How Online Donations Can Shape Your Fundraising Event Strategy

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When a hurricane strikes a coastal community, images of the destruction spread rapidly through social media.

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How to use video to promote, host, and recap your next event


Interested in learning how to make awesome videos that promote, host, and recap events? Here are 5 real-world examples from industry leading brands. Video event marketing is (and will continue to become) an important tool for every step of the event promotion process.

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Event Statistics: 17 Current Planning Stats that Could Change Your Business Today

Social Tables

Earlier this year, we started a little Social Tables tradition we like to call Friday Finds. The idea? End every week with a bit of knowledge about this crazy, compelling industry that we all know and love. Each week, we email a short survey to a mix of over 23,000 planners, venues, and hotels. And with each survey and stat, we learn a little bit more about how all of us can come together to create better face-to-face events.

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Event Technology Awards reveal first group of 2019 judges

Event Industry News

Organisers of the Event Technology Awards have revealed the first group of judges for the 2019 event, and it reads like a ‘who’s who’ of the event industry.

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The Secret to Fundraising Event Success: Storytelling

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Americans are attending more live charity events than ever. One out of five of us recently attended an event to support a cause. If fundraising events are your passion and your job, this is good news. The interest — and the dollars — are there. The challenge is to cut through all the noise.

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How to Create More Engaging Corporate Events


Each new quarter brings with it the opportunity for memorable corporate events that will refresh a company’s atmosphere and invigorate the people that work there. This is where the work of a corporate planner starts.

Everything You Need to Know About Working with an Event Staffing Agency

Social Tables

Great events require great staff. But sometimes you just don’t have the time (or the experience) necessary to hire the right people for the job. Which is why learning how to work with an event staffing agency is an important skill for any successful event planner.

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How can data affect exhibitor satisfaction?

Event Industry News

By Matt Coyne, Technology Engagement Architect at GES. According to recent research on exhibitor advocacy, exhibition organisers share the same customer satisfaction levels as banks.*. That’s bad.

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Is Your Event Missing These Immersive Touchpoints?

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This is a guest post by Scott Schoeneberger, managing partner at Bluewater. Imagine stepping foot outside a conference: You’re greeted with ambient wilderness sounds and surrounded by real trees, woodland creatures, and even a small mountain range — but inside four walls.

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AV Pricing Part II – Save Money On Event AV The Live Audit!

Endless Events

If you tuned in last week, you know Event Tech Podcast dived deep into the waters of how to save money on AV. Will Curran and Brandt Krueger sat down to share their tips on how this matter, so you can learn how to get the best value for your money.

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8 Ways to Improve Your Event


No matter how successful your event is, there’s always room for improvement. Whether it’s adding new features or optimising your event planning processes, there are lots of ways you can improve your event.

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ETL Replay: chatbots – new engagement channel for events

Event Industry News

This footage has been kindly captured by our friends at First Sight Media – At last year’s Event Tech Live, Milos Zikic, CEO and founder of SpiceFactory, and Karlis Skuja, CEO and co-founder of Botwiser, took to the Festival and Future stage to discuss the future of chatbots.

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Time is Money: How to Book Shows Smarter, Not Harder

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Wondering how to book shows smarter, not harder? These 3 tips will streamline the process, freeing up precious brainpower to focus on other things. The post Time is Money: How to Book Shows Smarter, Not Harder appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Music Artist Booking Music Marketing

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Event Marketing from a Perspective of Event Influencer?-?Q&A with Nick Borelli

Hubilo Blog

With the ever-growing dynamic event industry we work with, it becomes a need to keep up with the trends, to highlight the success stories and achievements of event professionals.

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12 New Green Venues for Meetings and Events in 2019


These new and renovated convention centers, hotels, restaurants, and other event venues are making a commitment to eco-friendly events

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How to Use Podcasts & Events as Marketing Tools – #EventIcons Episode 160

Endless Events

Another Tuesday, another #EventIcons – and it’s time to talk about podcasts and events! So, you’ve heard of a play within a play, but when was the last time you heard about a podcast within a podcast? Okay, perhaps the Shakespearean element doesn’t quite fit here.

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5 Struggles Canadian Event Creators Face

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When you’re an event planner in Canada, inspiration is everywhere: beautiful national parks, vibrant cities, diverse cultures… and the hockey schedule that always keeps you on your toes.

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Tech Tuesday: Access Control Technology for Events


Simple attendee badges are no longer making the cut in the event industry. With an overwhelming number of opportunities to optimize the event experience with smart and high-tech attendee badges, event planners are straying away from traditional paper name tags.

Using the Caterease PDF Reader


Using the Caterease PDF Reader Caterease Version: 18 Category: Miscellaneous Date: 04/15/2019. The post Using the Caterease PDF Reader appeared first on Caterease. Miscellaneous

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9 Steps to Write an Event Description That Drives Attendance


Writing an event description that wins over attendees is both a science and an art. How do you sum up the blood, sweat, and tears of your work in a few sentences? By knowing what information to prioritise, you can write an event description that helps you reach more people and sell more tickets.

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Eventbrite Music Lands New Long Island City Venue—The Arc

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Today, the very first shows for exciting new venture, The Arc, went on sale and we have to say—there’s nothing we love more than seeing those shows up and selling on Eventbrite Music. The Arc is a unique independently-owned 20,000-sq.-ft. live concert and event space—the first major venue of its kind in Queens, New York. […]. The post Eventbrite Music Lands New Long Island City Venue—The Arc appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Eventbrite

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