Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
We’re all familiar with the phrase, “the show must go on,” but if your top billed performers cancel, your venue falls through, or the weather becomes uncooperative, this can be much easier said than done! The best way event organizers can work to avoid an all-out cancellation is by putting preventative measures in place well before show day. Read on for our event experts’ advice on avoiding four common causes of event cancellations.
Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
Comic cons, gaming expos, and fandom events of all shapes and sizes have grown into a massive industry, with new and exciting events coming to life everywhere you look. To stand out amongst competing events and continue to be successful, fandom event organizers need to know they’re partnering with a ticketing provider that offers premium services and hands-on experience to help them grow their businesses.(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…)
Friday, November 30th, 2018
We are excited to announce our new integration with Muzooka, the industry standard for 100% verified artist data. This integration will allow event organizers to easily promote talent on their ShowClix event listings by including the most up-to-date bios, images, videos, and social media links.
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…)