The Best Event Apps for Every Type of Event: 2020 Edition

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Mobile event apps are no longer a nice to have for big events — they’re expected by attendees. Here are the best event apps to go with. Resources and Tools Aloompa Entegy Event Apps Eventbrite Guidebook

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Promoting Events with Social Media in 2020

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In order to increase awareness of your events and boost ticket sales, it’s important to invest time and effort into social media marketing. Today we will cover how to use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok to promote your events in the new year. How to Promote an Event on Facebook.

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6 Event Management Shortcuts Every Corporate Event Planner Should Know

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A corporate event marketer’s purview often includes a wide spectrum of events across the enterprise, with assorted attendee profiles, scale and objectives. But don’t worry—there are some tricks of the trade to help the full spectrum of your corporate events run smoothly.

72 Event Themes to Inspire Your Next Event

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Here’s a laundry list of event theme ideas to adopt or alter for your next event. The post 72 Event Themes to Inspire Your Next Event appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Corporate Event Ideas Event Inspiration

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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

5 Ways Event Managers Can Increase Event Registration

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Of all your responsibilities as an Event Manager, ensuring your event is well attended is top priority. The post 5 Ways Event Managers Can Increase Event Registration appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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17 Creative Event Sponsorship Ideas

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Need to attract more or bigger sponsors to your next event? The post 17 Creative Event Sponsorship Ideas appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Event Planning Event SponsorshipUse these sponsorship ideas to make your proposal stand out.

20 Event Planning Guides for Every Step of Your Event

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No matter how long you’ve been an event creator, there’s always a new challenge at each of your events. Here are event planning guides to help you through. The post 20 Event Planning Guides for Every Step of Your Event appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

Event Management Platforms: Technology and The Experience of Planning Events

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Learn about the top event management platform that event planners are using to save time and effort when managing their meetings and events. I remember the state of the meeting and events industry when we first started EventMobi about 10 years ago.

55 Event Planning Resources From Event Experts

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As a busy event planner, it can be tough to stay up-to-date on event planning best practices and trends. The post 55 Event Planning Resources From Event Experts appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Tech Event planner Resources

Venue Ideas: Choosing the Best Event Location

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This is a guest post by Bobby Lin, the founder of Valoso, a global video production and digital marketing platform for event organizers. Valoso has partnered with events such as conferences, tradeshows, showcases and internal training events.

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8 Event Website Tips to Increase Registrations

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Event websites continue to be an extremely powerful marketing tool for promoting your upcoming events. They provide potential attendees with detailed information about the event, educating and entertaining them on the way. Spell out why visitors should attend the event.

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5 Nightmares Every Event Planner Has Experienced

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But for event planners, stress dreams get to a whole new level. The post 5 Nightmares Every Event Planner Has Experienced appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Event planner Event Professional LifestyleStress dreams.

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Event Life Cycle: Before, During & After an Event

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The major stages of event planning have stayed pretty much the same over the past decade — but the technology and planning itself? The post Event Life Cycle: Before, During & After an Event appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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Avoid 2 Common Event Planning Pitfalls With These Strategies

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You have a vision for what your event will look like in five or ten years. However, with insight gathered by your event technology, unexpected surprises can be minimised or avoided altogether. […].

5 Non-Work Events That Event Managers Get Stuck Planning

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Event planning never seems to go away — even on your days off. Which of these events […]. The post 5 Non-Work Events That Event Managers Get Stuck Planning appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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Ultimate Event Venue Checklist for Event Planners

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Planning an event is a long and arduous task that’s incredibly rewarding when finished. One of the main tasks that you need to prepare for is booking an event venue. It could be a conference, a meeting, or a corporate event.

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5 Different Ways to Describe Your Event

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After putting pen to paper (or cursor to Google Doc) and crafting a stellar event description, you’re in a strong place to kick off promotions for your event. Now comes the fun part: versioning out your copy to suit each channel you’ll be using to advertise your event.

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Pre Event Hype Ideas: Engage Attendees Before The Event

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Now you’re ready to share your event with the world. But how do you engage your audience’s attention – and keep it – in the lead up to your event? Building and sustaining pre event hype […]. You’ve been putting in the work for months.

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Flight shaming in the events industry

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A throw-away trend or something that will shape our events, how should we view flight shaming in the events industry? In December 2019 I travelled to Madrid to attend the Sustainable Innovation Summit, an official side event at the COP 26 UN Climate Change Conference.

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Corporate Event Management Best Practices

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Taken from a survey of over 800 event professionals, these three trends are shaping the competitive landscape of conferences and corporate events. The post Corporate Event Management Best Practices appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

Event design changes society

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Event design may be more important than you think. I’m going to argue that event design changes society. Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post Event design changes society appeared first on Conferences That Work. Lab at The EVENT, April 4-6, Montréal!

Write Catchy Event Copy

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In a world of keyword searches and sponsored content, William asks, have we lost the ability to write catchy event copy? And it has to know its purpose: to drive potential attendees to attend that event. Every event organiser and event marketer knows this right?

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Event Crowdsourcing free chapters!

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Want to get a taste of my new book Event Crowdsourcing: Creating Meetings People Actually Want and Need ? (It Here are some Event Crowdsourcing free chapters for your enjoyment. Read Event Crowdsourcing free chapters. Read testimonials for Event Crowdsourcing here.

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2020 Event Strategy Guide

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In 2020, events are going to become an even stronger pillar of B2B and B2C marketing. Top B2B Chief Marketing Officers plan to allocate almost 30% of their marketing budget to event planning in 2020. Adopting a clear event strategy will be critical to seize this great opportunity.

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12 Event Planning Tips to Minimize Stress & Increase Productivity

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Event planning is incredibly stressful and time-consuming — we get it. Use these 12 event planning tips to get your head on straight, and make sure your next event goes off without a hitch. Event Planning & Promotion Event Planning Productivity

Event Budgeting: The 2019 Guide to Master Your Event Budget

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Event budgeting can be tough, especially if you hate working with numbers. Here’s how to master your event budget in 2018. The post Event Budgeting: The 2019 Guide to Master Your Event Budget appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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Best Practices When Sending Post-Event Surveys

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Some may think that an event is over when the guests leave and the doors are shut, but for event managers, there is still a lot more work to do. Part of the work is to gauge attendees’ satisfaction and to measure the success of the event. Post-Event Email Follow-Up.

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What you need to know before building an app for your event

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Event apps have become extremely popular: more and more organizations are investing in these apps because they create a better event experience by making it easier to manage event updates and communication for attendees. Conference & Event Mobile App Features.

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Why Event Planners Fail at Networking

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Darrah Brustein is a Forbes writer and founder of Network Under 40, a series of networking events for professionals in Atlanta, Nashville, and Baltimore. The post Why Event Planners Fail at Networking appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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Building vs. Buying an Event App

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For event planners, this channel is an easy and convenient way to engage an attendee because access to their attention is literally in their hands. So it makes sense that more and more event planners are deciding to invest in an event app. before the event).

9 Event Trends You Need to Know for 2020

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What does 2020 hold for the events industry? 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. More intimate events.

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The 2019 Guide to Mastering Event Registration

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To sell out your event, you need to maximize every channel you have. This guide will help you master event registration and reach potential attendees that aren’t on your radar. Master event […].

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Sustainability of Corporate Events

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According to CWT Meetings & Events Future Trends Report, the Sustainable Events, the focus on sustainability in the world of corporate events will only continue to increase. How GEVME helps to run sustainable events. Benefits for event organisers: Brand your event.

8 Steps to a Solid Event Business Plan (With Examples)

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If you intend for your event to be a business — to make money and become a career — you need a plan. That’s true for any kind of event, from a festival to a fundraiser to a funhouse. The post 8 Steps to a Solid Event Business Plan (With Examples) appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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3 Proven Ways to Promote Your Community Event

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Organizing a community event takes tenacity and resourcefulness, especially when it comes time to promote it. But while a few random social media posts might sell you some tickets, this haphazard approach won’t do your community event any favors over time.

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Five New Event Planning Trends to Watch in 2019

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The new year is well under way, and all of us in the event space are watching out for the new trends that’ll continue to influence our work throughout 2019. Event Personalization. Events as Experiences. As an example, Event shares the emerging idea of “Emotional ‘Un-Themes.’”

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7 Simple Steps to Hosting a Successful Easter Event

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Events centered around holidays are sure hits among kids and families — and Easter is no exception. But that doesn’t automatically mean they’ll line up to attend your Easter event. The post 7 Simple Steps to Hosting a Successful Easter Event appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog.

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101+ Fundraising (Event) Ideas

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Fundraising is essential to many events, but it can feel daunting to find new ways to raise money. Here are the most original ideas and 60 apps to raise more money for your event. The post 101+ Fundraising (Event) Ideas by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link].

The Top Challenges Facing the Events Industry in 2019

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At this point in a new year, your event management resolutions are faltering. Old challenges — and some surprising new ones — have already made you question your goals for your event’s growth in 2019. In fact, we surveyed more than 1,200 event professionals across the […].

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