2018 Event Marketing Trends

Endless Events

2018 event marketing trends point to video becoming this year’s content marketing juggernaut. Speaking of traction, Facebook’s revamp of their newsfeed has got many event marketers reeling (including us here). Three Event Trends to Boom This 2018.

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How to Build an Event Marketing Channel—And Why Marketers Need Events

Event Farm

As a marketer, if you’re asked to develop an email marketing campaign to help your company achieve a specific goal (more leads, MQLs, and/or pipeline, for example) and show how that campaign performed, you’d probably feel comfortable doing so. achieve marketing and sales alignment.

Event technology beyond the registration app

Eventinterface

Most planners first experience with event technology is the implementation of a registration and event check-in app. Event technology has however evolved tremendously in the past few years to make the lives of all event stakeholders easier, more engaging and productive.

Enough Clickbait: Here's Why Event Marketers Need Data

Event Farm

Businesses and organizations that once existed exclusively online—retail stores like Warby Parker and media sites like Mashable —have created real-life experiences by either opening brick-and-mortar stores or by fully embracing events and experiential as part of their business strategy.

15 Ways to See the Future of Event Technology

PCMA Convene

What’s the future of event technology? During the event, I asked Corbin Ball, event-tech speaker and writer, to also share his thoughts. Here’s what they had to say: “The future of event apps is bright!”

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A Beginner’s Guide to Event Technology

Cvent

Technology innovations have made event planning easier by allowing for more automatic and seamless processes. Check out Event Management Technology for Dummies. Streamline Your Pre-Event Planning. Planning an event is often the most time-consuming phase.

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100 Event Statistics (2018 edition)

EventMB

Do you know all the key statistics that will affect the way you create events? Here is a comprehensive collection of 100 key statistics for the event industry in 2018. The event industry is living a second life.

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Event Technology Companies Join Forces to Empower Events

Eventinterface

Finding vendors for events and meetings is challenging. Meeting and event planners have countless options at their fingertips. There are numerous technology vendors, each providing a segment of the services needed, few working together. During the event. After the event.

5 Social Media Event Marketing Reads to Uplevel Your Strategy

Eventbrite

Let us help you with these 5 event marketing reads to make your life a little easier. The post 5 Social Media Event Marketing Reads to Uplevel Your Strategy appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. At the Event Event Promotion Event Technology Event Trends Marketing September Social Media Event Marketing Social mediaStaying on top of your social media game can be overwhelming!

Event Marketing Trends for 2018

Attendease

We’re taking a look at three event marketing trends marketers are going to be embracing even more in 2018. Wondering how event audiences are being affected in an increasingly technological age? There’s always lots of news about tech innovations, but the tie that binds these three event marketing trends is the continuing focus on creating amazing human-centric experiences. Trend #1 - Focus on event experiences, instead of things.

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The 2018 Live Event Marketing Survey is here

Event Industry News

The event industry is at a pivotal moment. Teetering between a past guided by gut instinct and manual processes and a future driven by technology and the disruption of the status quo – the industry is poised for change. Today, in-person events make for a $512 billion industry.

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The Best Social Media Tools for Event Marketers

Eventbrite

The post The Best Social Media Tools for Event Marketers appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Arts, Culture & Entertainment August Britepaper Comedy Conference Consumer eBook Event Marketing Event Promotion Event Technology Family Festival Food & Drink Marketing Music Social Media Sports social media tips Social media toolsHaving a presence on social media is no longer enough!

Radario Marketing Platform provides event marketing for any budget

Event Industry News

Developed for small and medium-size businesses, to address the prohibitive cost of hiring an event marketing manager, and the dearth of efficient self-service analytics and tools, Radario Marketing Platform (RMP) is an AI assistant. Event Technology News

Distributed Commerce: The Future of Event Marketing?

Eventbrite

The post Distributed Commerce: The Future of Event Marketing? December Event Marketing Event Planning Event Promotion Event Technology IT / Technology Leadership / Management Operations / Logistics Owner Promoter Sales Ticket Sales Webinar distributed commerce event-planningSavvy retailers have been leveraging distributed commerce for a few years now. But what exactly is distributed commerce? Our webinar explores the concept.

Event Technology Companies Join Forces to Empower Events

Eventinterface

Finding vendors for events and meetings is challenging. Meeting and event planners have countless options at their fingertips. There are numerous technology vendors, each providing a segment of the services needed, few working together. To address this problem, EventTechHub brings together Eventinterface , an event management platform; Piitchr , a platform connecting speakers with planners; and Tap To Speak , a web-based tool connecting attendees with speakers.

Event Farm acquires Attend to create first comprehensive event marketing platform

Event Industry News

The teams’ aligned vision that business events […]. The post Event Farm acquires Attend to create first comprehensive event marketing platform appeared first on Event Industry News. Event Technology

The 4 Most Important Event Technology Trends for 2017

Capterra Event Management

As someone who grew up playing with Furbies and memorizing the lines to Voltron , sometimes the pace of technological development staggers me. Of course, these advancements aren’t limited to consumer technology. Take event management. Take event technology trends from 2016.

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The Easiest Way to Increase Your Engagement Rate with Event Marketing

Boomset

Photo by Teemu Paananen on Unsplash Procuring quality and qualified sales leads is an integral part of any business venture and the events industry is no exception. And as we know, event sales and marketing go hand in hand. So how do you separate your event from 1.8

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SXSW 2018 sessions event marketers won’t want to miss

Eventbase

The massive event hosts over 6,000 sessions in 24 different programming tracks , plus thousands of events, parties and live performances, making organizing your perfect schedule a bit overwhelming. Sign up to mingle with other event technology leaders.

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Event Marketing: How to Write an Event Announcement to Get Clicked

Boomset

Photo by Lilly Rum on Unsplash When you want more people to attend an event, you’re clearly focused on the event marketing. What about the good old event announcement letter? The best thing about online event announcement letters is that they don’t feel intrusive.

How To Use Video For Event Marketing: Before, During, and After

Eventbrite

With video predicted to account for 79% of global internet traffic by 2020, it's a form of media that event organisers need to use to promote events. The post How To Use Video For Event Marketing: Before, During, and After appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

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Is Your Event Marketing Plan Ready for GDPR?

Smart Meetings

That is the finding of the latest Eventsforce study of 120 event planners. It will completely change the way events globally collect, process and protect the personal data of attendees coming from the EU. The Impact on Marketing.

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Event marketing software leader, Event Farm, announces close of $6.1m for series a funding

Event Industry News

Event Farm, the leading next generation event marketing software used by hundreds of companies including Facebook, Google, Lamborghini, and JP Morgan announced today the close of their $6.1 The post Event marketing software leader, Event Farm, announces close of $6.1m

Event Trends Watch: The Largest Trends Database of 2018

EventMB

100+ event trends transforming the industry. This is your insight platform to navigate 2018 and access the latest ideas changing the way we plan and execute events. The post Event Trends Watch: The Largest Trends Database of 2018 by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link].

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10 Event Trends for 2018 [Free Report]

EventMB

The most anticipated report for the event industry is finally out. Get free access to the most significant trends impacting event technology, event marketing, event experience, event styling, venues, destinations and DMCs.

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Using Data to Improve Your Event-Marketing Strategy

PCMA Convene

In October, Bear Analytics hosted a live program called “Getting Real With Data,” which it billed as a discussion on “how associations and event professionals are using data to enhance sales, marketing, planning, and every-thing in between.” How can data inform marketing strategy?

Blitz|GES unveils key event technology trends at the Science Museum

Event Industry News

Event production partner, Blitz|GES, joined forces with the Science Museum last Thursday (27 April) to host the Blitz|GES Connection, a half-day forum showcasing the latest event technology developments set to take the live events market by storm this year.

Start Driving Engagement Before Your Event

Quickmobile

And that means opening up your event to include participation during, post, and pre-event. Technologies such as the mobile event app are now an integral part of the events scene, and a vital part of reaching out to your audience pre-event.

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Why Event Marketers Should Lean on Their Ticketing Partners

Eventbrite

There is a lot of information that if used correctly, can really boost sales for your event. The post Why Event Marketers Should Lean on Their Ticketing Partners appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Arts, Culture & Entertainment August Comedy Conference Consumer Event Management Event Planning Event Technology Family Festival Food & Drink Music Owner Sports Ticket Sales Trade Show conversion Eventbrite Optimisation Ticketing Partner

How Will the Events Industry Change after GDPR Enforcement

GEVME

We’ve decided to explore how event businesses should perform effective due diligence today to avoid painful punishments in May. How will the events industry change after GDPR enforcement? Europe’s new data protection law imposes new obligations on event planners and event marketers.

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Common Misconceptions about GDPR in Event Planning

GEVME

If you’re in the events industry, you’ve likely heard many myths and facts surrounding one of the buzziest data protection regulations, GDPR. This gave birth to a huge variety of misconceptions about GDPR compliance in the events industry. Some of event invitees are EU citizens.

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Upcoming Webinar: Who To Talk To for Cvent Platform Support

Cvent

We all know the Cvent platform is designed elevate your event management experience. They work tirelessly to give you the service you need to make your events a hit.

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GDPR Checklist for an Event Planner

GEVME

Find out how GDPR enforcement is going to revolutionize the world of event planning and which measures event marketers should take right now to comply with this new legal framework. What event managers should know about GDPR. Event marketing under GDPR.

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Learn from the Event Pros: 6 Examples of Hot Event Websites

Boomset

Image courtesy of Pixabay It takes a lot of work to run a hit event, with a vast amount of organization and planning to be done, so the last thing you want to be doing in the run-up to an event is stressing about promotional concerns and the distribution of accurate information.

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The Evolution of Event Tech – #EventIcons Episode 102

Endless Events

The evolution of event tech and the evolution of event planners go hand in hand. Technology has completely changed the role of an event planner. In today’s world, you need to be a great event planner. Will Curran of Endless Events ( @itswillcurran ).

Create Easy Conference Time-Lapse Videos

Planner WIre

Apps Event Marketing Event TechnologyIf you are like me and many of our clients, we are always looking for something unique that we can bring to the conference experience that does not feel hokey or out of place… Continue.

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Looking Forward – 2018 Event Industry Trends- #EventIcons Episode 95

Endless Events

This week we are celebrating the new year and looking forward to 2018 event industry trends. In this episode, our hosts – Brandt Krueger, Alex Plaxen, Tahira Endean & Audrey Gallien are here to talk about what is trending in the event industry in 2018. Diversity in Events.

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Upcoming Webinar: Top Time-Saving Tips from Cvent Experts

Cvent

Being an event professional has been named one of the ten most stressful jobs for the last four years by Forbes. It’s no secret that event planners leverage every tactic in the book to get the most out of their day (and, let’s be honest, many of their nights).

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What Event Planners Can Learn from Taylor Swift

Quickmobile

Subscribe to the blog to stay up to date on event tech trends and best practices, or contact us to see why our event app won’t ever make you say “we are never ever getting back together” Love her or hate her, no one can deny that Taylor Swift is an unstoppable media juggernaut. Regardless of how we might personally feel about her, here are 5 things that event planners can learn from the T Swift: Be Fearless and try new things.

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3 Reasons Why Using a Promo Video Will Increase Event App Adoption

Eventmobi

Having worked at EventMobi for close to two years, I’ve had hundreds of strategy conversations with my clients on how best to utilize their event technology to engage and connect with their audiences, specifically when it comes to event app adoption. Event App Adoption.

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