Social Media

15 Tactics to Sell More Event Tickets Today

Ultimately it’s up to you to make your event a success. And that includes driving event ticket sales. Exactly 40% of salespeople (including marketers selling event tickets) think finding new prospects is the most difficult part of their job. And another 36% of those surveyed said that actually making the sale is even harder. Luckily…

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10 YouTube Channels Event Planners Should Follow

The meetings and events community on YouTube is blowing up. For planners, it’s becoming increasingly important to stay at the forefront of new marketing trends. That’s why we’ve pulled together some of the best Youtube channels for event planners to follow for new event ideas and inspiration. Our list takes into account the number of…

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How to Choose a Hashtag for Your Event #WhatYouNeedToKnow

Unless your event is 100% private to the public, every event, both large and small, should have a unique event hashtag. Not only does social media provide insight into what is being talked, or tweeted, about, but it gives its users access into a community within a global network, which is pretty powerful. When implemented…

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20 Event Planning Hashtags for Hospitality Professionals

If you want to keep up with hospitality trends and connect with like-minded planners, you might want to follow a few event planning hashtags. They’re easy to find on Twitter and Instagram, and you might even have luck on Facebook and LinkedIn. What’s the benefit of following industry hashtags? They can help you gain visibilityYou…

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The Secrets to Using Instagram Stories for Events

Instagram made major waves this week with the announcement of a new way to share photos and video. The latest feature, controversially dubbed “Instagram Stories” gives users the ability to share timely updates over the course of the day.As you add photos to your “story” Instagram will stitch them together into a quickly digestible (and…

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Why Twitter Advertising is Your Key to Event Promotion

It’s a given that you should be using Twitter for your event marketing efforts. However, when it comes to this social network, most people only use it within its primary context. That is, sending out tweets and creating a hashtag to go along with it. So many people overlook the prospect of Twitter Advertising and…

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Using Social Media to Connect the Dots

Putting Together Your Comprehensive Social Media Event Strategy

Social media is an intrinsic part of how people experience almost everything these days. And that is especially true when it comes to events, with social sharing and digital engagement providing a greater level of impact and an avenue for significantly amplifying your event strategy. So we sat down with Corey Perlman, a sought-after speaker on…

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