Thursday, July 18th, 2019
Your festival is fast approaching and ticket sales have been steady, but now you’re wondering what else you can do to pick up the pace without breaking your marketing budget. Media coverage can assist in helping to surpass your attendance goals without the need to significantly increase your advertising spend.(more…)
Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
Fandom event organizers have plenty of competition these days, so it’s important to get the word out early and often about what makes your show absolutely unmissable! IGTV’s (Instagram TV’s) ability to host more lengthy video content than a typical Instagram video (up to 10 minutes for most accounts, and up to an hour for larger and verified accounts) means you can share some truly engaging video content to create buzz around your event.(more…)
Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
As a fandom event organizer, you’re always looking for ways to offer more to your loyal fans. Depending on what perks you decide to offer, your VIP tickets have the potential to become a significant source of your event’s overall revenue, while providing even more amazing event experiences for your attendees. Our team of fandom event experts have put together a list of six perks to include in your VIP packages sure to help drive sales for your next fandom event, comic con, or gaming expo!
Thursday, April 18th, 2019
Your museum regularly welcomes thousands of enthusiastic guests into its halls, eager to explore ancient artifacts, marvel at historic works of art, or even study the wonders of the natural world. With everything from membership management to rotating exhibits to occupy your time, your museum’s ticketing partner is not a decision to be made lightly!
Wednesday, March 27th, 2019
By now we’re all familiar with the phrase “social media influencer,” but have you taken the initiative to investigate what influencer marketing could offer your event? In the age of social media saturation, the overall effect social influencers have on their followers can be extensive. By tapping into the sense of authenticity a sponsored influencer post can evoke, your brand has a unique opportunity to make a lasting impression on audiences that other, traditional marketing tactics just can’t replicate.
Thursday, February 28th, 2019
While most event marketers have already seen great success while advertising on Facebook, many have yet to fully seize the benefits of promoting their events on Instagram as well. Instagram offers the opportunity to reach huge numbers of highly-engaged event goers, giving marketers unparalleled potential to drive brand awareness and engagement by utilizing several interactive ad formats to ensure engagement with their targeted audience.(more…)
Monday, January 14th, 2019
Whether you’re producing a comic con, a wine festival, or a concert, one constant rings true: today’s fans and attendees of live events are always hungry for content. By tapping into live video streaming on platforms like Instagram and Facebook, event organizers can fill the desire for content while simultaneously promoting awareness and driving actual ticket sales. Unsure where to start when it comes to live streaming? Not to worry! Our event marketing experts have broken down four simple ways to start promoting your event using this fast-growing medium. (more…)
Thursday, December 6th, 2018
You’ve seen promising results by utilizing Facebook Ad targeting based on factors like age, location, and interests, but have you considered upping your game even further with a more targeted approach? Lookalike Audiences target potential ticket buyers who “look like” those who have already interacted with your event. Using data you likely already have to create Lookalike Audiences can be a huge asset in boosting sales without breaking your budget! (more…)
Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
Each year, holiday events around the world draw in huge crowds of excited families and friends ready to celebrate the season. When considering the seasonality and specific needs of these events, organizers need to make sure their ticketing platform provides the right tools to keep everything running smoothly, and to make their event an unforgettable holiday experience. Read on for our event experts’ list of four ticketing features you need to take your holiday events to the next level! (more…)
Thursday, November 8th, 2018
Experienced event marketers know that many marketing and analytics platforms experience a lag between when an action takes place on your site and when it appears in the platform’s reporting. What, then, can you do if the success of your marketing strategy relies on live updates regarding traffic, goal completions, and other site activity to better understand the impact your marketing campaigns are making? Luckily, Google Analytics has a report for that: Real-Time! (more…)