Ticketbud launches a mobile optimized ‘Events Showcase Page.’

Posted in Spotlights on February 5, 2019

The new Events Showcase Page provides a branded ticketing experience, with greater cross promotion across multiple events. The ‘Events Showcase Page’ is the latest feature to be announced, as part of Ticketbud’s revitalized event management and ticketing platform. Event organizers gain a free customizable space to promote all their events. This new feature is particularly Read More »

The Future Of Event Ticketing Is Mobile

Posted in New Features, Spotlights on January 15, 2019

Increase ticket sales with a mobile optimized checkout Mobile is changing the way consumers are researching and buying tickets for events. With more consumer time being spent on mobile devices, one of the biggest opportunities for growth in event ticketing lies in the mobile experience. Mobile devices are the preferred way to access content online, Read More »

How to Segment Event Audiences For Proper Targeting

Posted in Spotlights on June 27, 2018

Although it’s an easy mistake to make, it happens all the time. Organizers look at their event goers and assume that they’re all the same. Reality could not be further from the truth. Attendees have a lot of different reasons to go to an event, even if all of the interests happened to result in Read More »

Referral Link Tracking And Affiliates For Events

Posted in Spotlights on June 13, 2018

If you want an easy way to track the success of your online marketing efforts, look no further than referral links. Referral links are URLs with an additional tracking function that allows you to see tickets sold and revenue generated from people that viewed your ticket page via that URL. Furthermore, referral codes show you Read More »

The Basics of Event Website Creation and Optimization

Posted in Spotlights on May 31, 2018

Creating an event website is an important step to take in creating a strongly branded experience. However, getting a good website up and running can be incredibly difficult. You have to consider the website URL, hosting, who is going to design it, what it will contain, and the attendee experience. This isn’t even considering the Read More »

Ticketbud Tidbits Episode 13 - Eric Olsavsky of Pelotonia

Posted in Spotlights on May 24, 2018

Eric Olsavsky is the Director of Business Development at Pelotonia, a nonprofit organization. Pelotonia is a grassroots movement to end cancer, with 100% of all rider raised dollars going to cancer research at the Ohio State University Cancer Center and several other research centers. It is centered around a bike ride, with riders raising money Read More »

Effectively Communicating And Implementing Changes To Your Event

Posted in Spotlights on May 23, 2018

There are times when you need to make changes to how your event is structured for a number of reasons - cost being the biggest factor. However, these changes might not always be well received by the public. It’s a challenge to change the price, but it’s also a challenge to change how your event Read More »

How To Use Ad Retargeting On Attendees As An Event Organizer

Posted in Spotlights on May 17, 2018

Retargeting - it’s when you see something on Facebook or Instagram that you swore up and down that you had just talked about or visited. Also called remarketing (Although we’ll call it retargeting for this post), it’s also something that is massively overlooked by most event organizers. Not only is retargeting cheaper than traditional marketing, Read More »

Ticketbud Tidbits Episode 12 - Abby Sandlin of Forefront Networks

Posted in Spotlights on May 17, 2018

Abby Sandlin is the Vice President of Marketing and Communications and Forefront Networks in Austin, TX. Forefront Networks has years of experience in live and proprietary events, brand enhancement, and sponsorships. Today we speak with her about her learnings, as well as an upcoming event that has seen a massive makeover in terms of presentation. Read More »

Ticketbud Tidbits Episode 11 - Richelle Ouellette of Alchemy Events

Posted in Spotlights on May 14, 2018

Today in Ticketbud Tidbits, we interview Richelle Ouellette, Co-founder and Head Planner of Alchemy Events. Richelle has created a lot of successful events and has even done receptions for First Ladies. You can listen to the podcast below. The topics of conversation include communication, choosing a venue, and what to look for when hiring planners Read More »