May, 2019

6 Tips for Increasing User Engagement on Your Event App


The success of an event when it comes to attendee satisfaction is mostly based on people’s opinion of it. Hence, increasing user engagement on your event app is vitally important for the event to be truly successful. The event app industry is on the rise, both in terms of revenue and significance.

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Leveraging Team Learning at Conferences

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Traditionally teams from organizations attend a conference with a divide-and-conquer game plan, as they split up and attend as many different sessions as they can.

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Ask An Eventbrite Expert: Your Essential Event Questions Answered

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Being an event organizer is a constant juggling act. Pricing, promotions, performers… the list goes on. At this moment, you probably have hundreds on unanswered questions in your inbox and uncompleted tasks on your notepad.

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Power in hotel rooms done right!

Conferences that Work

I’m reposting this simple idea for power in hotel rooms from a Facebook post by my friend Kristin Arnold. “Finally!! A smart hotel that put plugs on the head of the bed frame! Way to go Renaissance Atlanta concourse !”

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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.

How to Double Event Traffic Using Email Newsletters


Effective email newsletters are the result of reaching a measurable final goal. Efficiency criteria (KPI) can be: delivery rate and viewing, customer performance of targeted actions, number of conversions, click-through rate/open rate, average check rate, and more. What is an email newsletter?

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EventMobi Best Practices: Event App Home Screen Design


Branding and customization deliver more than just a good looking event app; they help set the tone and feel of the event and engage attendees with the content you’re sharing.

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The Edinburgh International Magazine Festival

Gallus Events

The Edinburgh International Magazine Festival has the potential to re-imagine an international festival by focusing on the communities built around that most accessible of print media: the magazine. .

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The 2019 Guide to Event Marketing: Strategies, Ideas, and Examples

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Whether you’re interested in coordinating smaller networking events or large corporate events like conferences, creating an event marketing strategy has serious benefits for your business.

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Private government

Conferences that Work

As someone who loves to facilitate connection between people, I was struck by this New Yorker profile of the philosopher Elizabeth Anderson.

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Save Money and Trees: How to Run Sustainable Events


Events can be a great way to expand brand awareness, educate an audience on a given topic or even form important connections within your industry. But if you aren’t careful when planning your event, it can also lead to unanticipated environmental harm.

The biggest challenges in event management, per eleven awesome women in event tech

Event Industry News

In what’s now become a widely shared statistic in the industry, “event coordinator” ranks as the fifth-most stressful job in America, right up there with police and firefighters.

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How to Get Your Attendees to Use Appointment Booking Technology


As the saying goes, “A tool is only as good as the person using it.”. One of the most popular event technology tools used to increase attendee networking is appointment booking.

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How These Top Event Pros Are Fighting Sexual Misconduct at Festivals


A group of seasoned Los Angeles DJs and event planners have created Soteria, a safe-space initiative for large-scale events such as Coachella

How Effective Editorial Content Creates Buzz for Your Live Shows

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Sharing compelling editorial content on your social media channels will keep fans engaged — even during lulls in ticket sales. The post How Effective Editorial Content Creates Buzz for Your Live Shows appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Music Music Marketing Social Media Marketing

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Events operate by stories

Conferences that Work

Events operate by stories. Our species doesn’t operate by reality. It operates by stories. Cities are a story. Money is a story. Space was a story, once. A king tells us a story about who we are and why we’re great, and that story is enough to make us go kill people who tell a different story. Or maybe the people kill the king because they don’t like his story and have begun to tell themselves a different one.”

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How Offsite Venues Can Take Your Event to the Next Level


This is a sponsored post by Meetings + Conventions Calgary. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. The most fundamental rule of real estate can be just as important for events: location, location, location. An event’s host city can play a pivotal role in attracting attendees.

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Guest Blog: The top event technology trends for 2019 — According to 27 event experts

Event Industry News

By Tom Pick of G2Planet. When you ask more than two dozen top events industry professionals for their insights on technology trends, the answers (no surprise) are fascinating.

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How to Create Better Networking Moments at Events

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Did you know that 85% of job openings are filled through face-to-face networking ? With statistics like that, it’s no wonder why networking events continue to grow in popularity. Here are some great examples of impactful networking events from leading brands along with ideas you can apply to your next affair. Why is networking important? A networking event is an important opportunity for prospective customers or industry professionals to meet, connect, and form lasting partnerships.

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How to Run a Product Launch Event the Right Way


When Tesla or Ikea launch a new product, they don’t just put it in stores and let consumers start shopping. They strategically plan a launch event to generate buzz about their new products. In this blog post, we’ll discuss how to successfully plan a product launch event. Event Planning

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14 Songs on Every Event Planner’s Playlist

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Music can set — or reset — your mood. And especially when you have a stressful job like event planning, sometimes you need just the right song to rock out to. From pump-up jams to slow beats that calm you down, here are some tunes to add to your event planning playlist. Check out these […]. The post 14 Songs on Every Event Planner’s Playlist appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Event planner Lifestyle Music

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The Golden Rules of Event Volunteer Retention


If your event relies on the help of volunteers, then you know how difficult recruiting them can be. A person’s time is valuable - and asking them to spend a chunk of it with you doing work, for no pay? Well, that’s tough.

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Top Online Event Registration Platforms Worth Considering in 2019


What is the best event registration software? This question gets asked a lot. Here are the best online event registration tools for your event. What if there was a quick way to find and compare registration software? Guess what, there is!

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Off To Work Event Photography Awards 2019 – Winners Unveiled

Event Industry News

Picture: Andrew Billington’s charming private events category winner ‘Multi-tasking’ triumphs at highly enjoyable Off To Work Event Photography Awards. The winners of the Off To Work Event Photography Awards 2019 (EPAs) were unveiled on Tuesday 14th May at a highly enjoyable awards evening at No.4

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How to Plan the Best Event in 10 Stress-Free Steps

Social Tables

Wondering how to plan an event? Sure, thinking about it can feel a bit like trying to study alchemy. You start with just a vision and a budget, then you turn it into an event full of guests and moving parts. Depending on the type of event, tons of details are going to vary. But no matter what, there are usually ten steps you can count on in the journey from idea to shindig. Here we’ve rounded up those steps, along with plenty of tried and true tips for planning an event. Good luck!

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6 De-Stressing Tips Every Event Planner Should Know


Event planning is a stressful job – we don’t need to tell you that. Event planners, organizers, and coordinators juggle a number of jobs on a daily basis, from managing budgets to choosing menu items for a gala.

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How to Market Your Family-Friendly Event to Today’s Parents

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According to Eventbrite research, 64% of all millennials are attending more daytime, family-suitable events on the weekend compared to just five years ago. But don’t let that fool you into thinking attracting them to your events will be easy.

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An Audience-First Approach to Meeting Design


Just like social media, event planning relies heavily on understanding ever-changing consumer preferences and behaviors.

How to pass the conference flow baton to the audience – the case of Open Eyes Econmy Summit


The success of an event can be measured in many ways. Some of them would tackle the financial aspects while others will refer to less material aspects. Undoubtedly, the key factors that influence the perception of the event is the attendees’ engagement and the way they can interact with each other and the speakers. Find out what Open Eyes Economy Summit organizers prepared for their audience to boost their satisfaction from the conference.

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Robot photographer leaves traditional magic mirrors and photobooths standing

Event Industry News have released a new robot which provides photo and survey capabilities in one. Eva, the new service robot, is able to move around a venue and locate guests using an advanced facial recognition system.

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25 Budget-Friendly & Beautiful Event Centerpiece Ideas

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Whether you’re rocking the corporate AmEx or pinching pennies in your own personal account, there are lots of stylish wedding and event centerpiece ideas to choose from. You will find that a little creativity goes a long way when it comes to event decor. Which is why we encourage you to use these ideas as a jumping off point – feel free to customize or reinvent each vision in any way you choose!

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Six Types of B2B Events You'll Want to Run


Different organizations have different ways of implementing their event marketing strategy. In this article we will look at the types of B2B events organizations can plan to accomplish their goals and objectives. Event Planning

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Quiz: Are You Charging the Right Price for Your Event?

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Pricing is one of the trickiest tasks on an event creator’s to-do list. Use this quiz to see how you stack up when it comes to your pricing strategy. You’ll discover if you’re on the right track to approaching your pricing and if your current number is enough to make a profit. Find out if […].

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