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Event sponsorship turns out to be one of contributing factors to your event success. Apart from being an answer to all your budgeting woes, a good batch of sponsors or a single premium sponsor can …


Timing your event promotions has always been tricky for event marketers due to the dynamic yet unpredictable nature of events.  You’ve made all the important calls, figured out the event logistics, and are super confident that …


After all is said and done, if the event tickets don’t sell out well before showtime, it can be a bit of a let-down for event organizers and hospitality venue owners. No matter how well …


Emails have a 22% open rate, and while email marketing is important to a successful event, text messaging will truly ignite engagement. 99% of texts from businesses are read, and there are at least five …


Let’s face it, no matter how many months or year’s worth of planning and prep work, events can go haywire for reasons that simply cannot be explained.  Incidentally, these unwanted elements have the power to spiral …


Event managers are no strangers to panicking at the thought of creating an impactful press release. Even though a press release is a simple article that announces your event to journalists for further propagation, fussing …


How to make your attendees fall in love with your event right from the entry point till the exit? Maybe it’s the headliners that will elevate your event experience? Or perhaps how smartly the seating …


Storytelling can humanize your brand, bring it to life by making it relatable, and by the end of it, make it memorable. As an event marketer, the process of your event promotion and ticket booking …


If you’re running a casino, hotel, restaurant, club, or theater providing some sort of entertainment value, you must be familiar with talent buyers. For the uninitiated,  a “Talent Buyer” is someone who can source, secure, …


As the lucky local European, your weekends are probably packed with travel plans to the nearby beautiful country or you may want to go camping in the woods. But if all of this is done …


Being a leading global event ticketing company, we deal with event managers across the globe and help them sell tickets online for different types of events. With over two decades of concert promotion experience and …


Home to the beautiful beaches, unique species of animals, birds and reptiles and barbecue lovers, Australia is a beautiful country for nature and food lovers. If you’re planning a visit to the 6th largest country …


A sold-out event is every event manager’s dream. To achieve this favorable outcome, an event manager uses every social media platform without realizing whether his target audience uses the platform or not. Imagine you go …


Since the inception of an online ticketing system, the ticketing process is streamlined for everyone in the events industry. While you may think Yapsody only offers its online ticketing services to live music concerts, casinos, and …


Famous for Ice Hockey and Maple syrup, Canada has a lot to offer locals and travelers worldwide. Being a multicultural country and a home to immigrants from diverse cultures, Canada celebrates multiple festivals every year …


From beautiful landscapes to multicultural festivals, the United States is considered a great travel destination. Most people plan their vacations in a way that it coincides with popular festivals like Mardi Gras and Aloha. Whether …


Tired of the busy schedule and back to meetings, you decide to take a break next weekend. So, you plan to attend a concert to relieve your stress and return all powered up. But as …


If deserts are all you thought Morocco was all about, you may be in for a welcome surprise. From ATV rides to ice skating, walking the beaches to a guided tour in the Anima Gardens, …


From Mark Twain to Groucho Marx, American comedy has evolved with every generation. Be it through comedy shows, stand up comedy or through open mics, get ready to enjoy live performances as they tickle your …


Munching on Timbits and sipping on Tim’s coffee, you decide to host a concert in Montreal, Canada. Exactly 7 months before the event date, you set the budget, book the venue, finalize the dates and …


Are you looking for romantic date ideas? Let me tell you, you’re not the only one. We all run out of ideas once a while and look for date night ideas online. Whether you’re looking …


“Lights, Camera, Action,” says the director and you know you're about to witness a phenomenal show. Be it comedy or a serious suspense drama, good stories can transport you into a different world even if …


Whether it’s a spiritual or a rock concert for the headbangers, concerts have a way of moving the masses. If we were in the ’90s without the presence of the internet and social media, selling …


Cotton candy, Ferris wheel rides, entertaining music, and great food are a few reasons why everyone loves going to the fairs and festivals year after year. It brings thousands of people from different cultures and …


You’re planning to host an exciting event on your side of town. You’ve made all the calls, figured the logistics, and are confident your artists will show up on time. The nitty-gritty is taken care …


Home to the greatest personalities like The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Queen, Phil Collins and David Bowie, United Kingdom unites people from diverse cultures and different communities through music and events. Whether you like pop music, …


Social media is, hands down, the best platform to promote your event about your event far and wide. The internet has been generous enough to an event presenter by providing platforms suited for every kind …


With the advancement in event technology, attendees have higher expectations from presenters. They’re looking for a pleasant and seamless experience right from looking up your event online, booking tickets to entry and exit of the …


Is Twitter not a part of your event promotion strategy? As an event presenter, if you’re not using Twitter, you’re losing out on a huge opportunity to promote your event. With the change in the …


Marketing your fundraising event through an effective email campaign is one of the best ways to notify new donors and attendees about your event. But do your emails reach your audience or do they go …


Club events cannot be easily chalked out, with a limited budget, time frame, and pricey musical acts to choose from. However, it’s not impossible with the right strategy in place. Right from the word GO, …


The biggest challenge that prevails in the event industry is reaching out to your potential audience. Selling out your event isn't all that difficult if you implement the right marketing strategies to generate more leads …


Whether you run a factory or an e-commerce website, one of the best ways to build a valuable client network is by organizing events. Events are to the corporate world what holidays are to families …


While the Event Industry is filled with enthusiasm and wild, positive energy, there is one part of it that is downright dull and difficult at the same time – online ticket sales. You’ll often find …


Marketing events and devising how to sell event tickets online can be chaotic in 2019. Here's a guide for the most effective event promotion channels that will take your event marketing ideas a notch up. …


If being an event presenter, the fact that the success of your casino event is directly proportional to the number of tickets you sell manages to shock you, you’re just not deep enough into the …


Yapsody is delighted to announce that Search Engine Optimization (SEO) will now be available for all our event pages! For all of you who have come in contact with the world of Digital Marketing, Search Engine …


Planning an event is tough as it ideally takes several months to plan and promote an event successfully. Event managers, however, are required for efficient online event promotion. Event managers have to work against time …


Event presenters of all sizes are getting on to the social media platform to market their brands. With myriads of social sites, digital marketing is an appropriate tool to grow your casino party ideas. It …


At present, the only way to ensure that you have a decent ticket sell at your casino event is to market your events properly. Event marketing is a legit field now, and for good reason. Unless …


Are you able to build a decent number of followers on Twitter? Buying followers is easy and appears overwhelming. But, how many of them would genuinely be interested in your events?  They won’t be able to …


Here’s the ugly truth that you must come to terms with if you plan on surviving in this industry- standing out is not going to be easy, especially when every competitor you meet around you …


There are hundreds of events taking place each day. But honestly speaking, how many do you follow diligently? There are a few casino events that are exclusive, the ones that immediately grab your attention. And …


Casino Event marketing is crucial and can either make or break your brand. It is important to build awareness of your brand. And to create the buzz and woo your customers and clients, we have …


If you've been a part of event management and casino event marketing for a while now, you would know that the success and the failure of any event are based on the publicity it gets, and …


Now event management may seem like a highly lucrative field, but if you've dabbled in it long enough you'll know that promoting an event is no less than a Herculean task. Events do not sell …


Now event management may seem like a highly lucrative field; but if you've dabbled in it long enough you'll know that promoting an event is no less than a Herculean task. Events do not sell …


Event managers are responsible for bringing creativity to events. There's a saying that you don't become an event manager, you are actually born one. Well, that's true. Event managers are expected to spout off inspiring …


A Brand is a name given to a product or a service which takes on an identity by itself. Brands are the most valuable assets of an organization.  Usually we tend to relate Brand with …


For every presenter, getting a positive feedback from his attendees is what drives him, what keeps him motivated to go ahead and put in all he’s got to make this event happen. But, no matter …


Being a blogger and writer myself, I’ve come to realize that the more social media outlets you’re active on, the more hectic it is to keep each one of them updated. Every time I write …


If you want to build brand awareness or relationships with clients, business partners, sponsors, and potential audiences, a corporate event is a way to do it. https://youtu.be/FZN_iiBH1Cs Corporate events build and nurture relationships so make sure …


If you have an event that you host annually, it is very likely that over the years you’ve developed a base of loyal attendees who make it a point to attend your event every year. …


If, after reading that title, you’re wondering when I’ll stop making stupid stuff rhyme to get a catchy title (and failing, miserably), the answer is – really? That’s what you’re concerned about – my rhymes? …


Like all other times, another blog with a seemingly bizarre title. And, like all other times, it only SEEMS bizarre. Organizing and hosting an event are definitely big, BIG tasks. Often, these tire out presenters so …


Like I’ve mentioned a lot many times, the event industry is extremely dynamic. The ones who change are the ones who grow. With the world witnessing technological developments every time you take a sip of …


They say this era belongs to the entrepreneurs. There are so many small businesses springing up, and those who make it big are the ones who answer the big needs of the masses.The event industry, …


If you’re a beginner and just getting comfortable with event promotions, you might have had a lot of people giving you the same kind of advice – You have to promote your event across the …


While people today are drifting farther and farther away from long-form and edging closer to minimalism, textual content is mightily depressing and lacks results. At the same time, multimedia content like infographics and videos have …


There might be many things about your event that call for media attention like VIP attendees or popular keynote speakers. But, if you don’t prep your event for this media coverage, you might have to …


If you’ve read any of my previous blogs, you know by now that I have a thing (a rather bad one) for mismatched puns and references. And no, I can’t explain. So, instead of me …


No, no, no, I’m not going to give you the hashtags you should be using for promoting your event. I think I need to take a course on relevant blog titles, maybe someone has written …


The world (online and offline) is filled with social media marketing tips. Every event website you stumble upon will have 80% (and that's an understatement) of their blogs dedicated to only online marketing. Of course, …


If the “zeroing in” phrase looks too peculiar in that title, let me tell you it’s a pun. This blog is about selling more tickets with zero budget, but ain’t I too cool for a …


Winter is coming. Even if you aren’t a Game of Thrones fan, this stirs you up as it involves planning memorable Christmas parties on the horizon. And what does Christmas bring apart from joy, prosperity, …


Focus groups are efficient, cheap, and awesome ways to gain customer insights into your upcoming projects and campaigns. All you have to do is bring together a group of potential customers (preferably from different backgrounds …


When Christmas is around the corner, people are looking for reasons to spend, indulge, party, and enjoy the holiday season. And if you’re an event promoter, you should take advantage of this. But, at the …


One doesn’t get lucky in Texas; but when one does, it is always at Kickapoo Lucky Eagle Casino Texas. Being the only casino in Texas, it also has a state-of-the-art hotel built around it offering world …


…without even spending a million dollars. I knew the title would’ve made most of y’all freak out, but if you’re reading this, thank you for believing in me and reading on (that was some risky …


“Myths and Creeds are heroic struggles to comprehend the truth in the world.”   -Ansel Adams And these struggles have a defined presence in the world of Event Planning. If you’re an Event Planner, you know what …


Of course, ideally, if I'm attending an event, it's for the presentations, lectures, and the workshops. But, no matter how awesome these are, if I'm not leaving with a freebie, I'm definitely leaving with a …


After Christmas, Halloween is the most expensive holiday for Americans. From candies to costumes, Halloween sure as hell manages to scare you when you calculate your expenses and check your bank balance. In such situations, …


You can have a killer line-up and a flawless ticketing page, but without a social media event promotion plan, your audience won't know about your event. Word of mouth used to work well but in …


And if you’re on Twitter, you definitely know what I’m talking about. On the other hand, if you’re not on Twitter, minimize this blog, go make a Twitter account and then come back and read …


Call to action – three self-defining marketing terms that sound so easy when it comes to defining them as “set of words that urge people to take action” and are just as annoying to implement …


I may not be the queen of puns, but I’m sure that title caught your attention. Oh, wait, eight-tention! What’s with the eight, you ask? We figured that with Facebook, WhatsApp, and Twitter taking on …


Yes, yes, let me explain. No, it has nothing to do with Halloween. Yes, it is about "Tips and Tricks to Promote Events". In fact, it’s ONLY about event promotion – these are some handy …


Exams, speeches, essay-writing competitions (even this blog TBH) – I’ve always prepared for these thoroughly. At the last minute. And let’s face it, no matter how many months, or years, we put into planning and …


Even as you read this blog, some website in some corner of the world is coming up with an extremely innovative feature or scheme that is reshaping the virtual world in a significant way. For …


Alright, maybe the e-xpansion was stupid, but it was worth a try. And so are the tips mentioned in this blog to grow your email database and as an innocent consequence, boost your event ticket …


If you think tweeting “Got an event comin up. So damn excited 2 c all of u thr! :D” is creating a buzz, let me burst that bubble and tell you that we’re way past …


  For all event organizers, rookies or oldies, social media marketing is the one shot they HAVE to take. Come on, who doesn’t put up their upcoming event on Facebook? It’s the most obvious thing to …


We’ve had enough of the regular Facebook and Twitter, and it’s high time we realized there’s a lot more to social media marketing than just blue and blue birds. While Instagram is giving its own …


  While most of what we do is all about online ticketing and events, we offer something way more important with our utmost dedication and at no cost at all – our impeccable online customer support. …


Because, undoubtedly, online ticketing is the best thing that has happened to event presenters. So, if I am to talk about the best way to sell tickets online, it’s a fair of superlatives we’re going …


WHY? We realized it was high time you stopped experimenting with useless techniques to promote your event on Facebook, Twitter, Blogger, Wordpress, and virtually every other social media platform that you can think of. Honestly, having …


The kind of social media overdose we are dealing with today, EVERYTHING has to go up on Facebook, even your dog’s first bark anniversary. Likewise, everything has to be tweeted about, too. And the civilian …


  In a world where people don’t hesitate to find true love online, online ticketing has definitely won over more hearts than we think it has. With practically our whole day timed to seconds, it’s impossible …


“Mr. Retailer” lets out another sigh of despair as one more unsatisfied customer walks out of his gadget store; meanwhile, an online store sells another hundred smartphones in under an hour during its flash sale. …


All kinds of events – from birthday parties to fundraisers, from concert events to karaoke nights – can be regarded as fruit-bearing trees. You plant the idea, you nurture the tree by defining each and …


When you make a decision of creating an event, the first and the foremost thing is to analyse how to sell those tickets. The extraordinary thing about creating an event now, rather than 10 years …


Here's an opportunity to get free access to all the upcoming #premium #features of #Yapsody. All you need to do is help Yapsody translate the #Online#ticket #store in your #local #language. For more information on how to grab this awesome opportunity. Follow the link:  https://www.yapsody.com/ticketing/features/


Yapsody participated in the National Indian Gaming Association’s annual Tradeshow & Convention with Chubby Checker performing his all-time classic hits “The Twist” and “Twist Again” in the Yapsody exhibition booth. NIGA’s Tradeshow & Convention is the …


Pinterest is one of the fastest growing social networking websites.  It acquired 10 million users in 9 months and recently they unveiled their newest feature, Place Pins. In this blog, we will explain you can …


Valentine’s Day is just few days away. Do you have anything special apart from chocolates and flowers for your special person? Well, if not, then consider a truly memorable gift: Tickets To A Live Event: Open your …


Is SEO important for promoting your events online? It’s a common question among event presenters. If you’re an event presenter and you heavily depend on the Internet to promote your event and connect with your customers, you’re …


This past summer, Yapsody entered in the ticketing industry with an initiative against high ticketing fees because we love our fans and don’t believe in unfairly taxing them or the presenters simply for the ability …


When it is comes to organize a corporate events, a bad event can ruin a business. Corporate events are often times also very expensive to host.  Consequently, success needs to be ensured at all costs.  …


If you’re planning to organize an event for children, then you have to do a lot of thinking and planning, as dealing with kids is fun but at the same time requires endurance and creativity. The …


Customer retention is just as important as customer acquisition.  You should invest and work just as hard to retain your current customers not just because they are a recurring stream of event revenue for you …


The best present you can give your customers on New Year is an event to remember. This long lasting memory will undermine any material gifts, as we tend to recall good times more intensely than …


The benefits of viral marketing apply to casino events of all sizes.  The same tactics that large e-commerce business use for spreading information can also be used by you. Check out the following viral marketing tips …


If you execute email newsletter campaigns to promote your event, then in order to maximize the number of people who open and click-through your email, you have to be strategic about when you send out …


Whether it’s providing a seamless MailChimp integration, free mobile apps for scanning tickets, or event sharing option for Facebook and Twitter, we always try to provide our event presenters and their customers with intuitive features …


Halloween is just around the corner, and you can use Yapsody for your Halloween events at no charge to you or your customers! We provide our ticketing service to all event presenters worldwide without the TICKETING …


Running an event might be prolonged and stressful. From arranging, to administering on event day to wrapping up after the event, with such a large number of balls to juggle at once, it is a …


When planning an event, you want to implement an intelligent marketing strategy that will boost your ticket sales while keeping your promotional costs to a minimum. Social media marketing, email marketing, Google AdWords, contests, press releases, …


  Time management is essential when planning an event. In this article I’ll share some tips to help you maximize your productivity. Set goals before you begin to execute. Keep your goal brief and clearly defined, …


Understanding and selection of social platforms are essential for planning and executing your event’s social media marketing goals. In a previous blog we shared some stats and details about the “Most Effective Social Networking Site …


Events are a reasonable luxury compared to vacations and that’s why fans enthusiasm and capability to purchase events tickets is deeply influenced by their disposable income but the context is little different for the United …


If you are new in event industry and planning to organize an event for your business then you have to understand one crucial factor which will decide the success of your event; i.e. the importance …


The event industry is a $23 bn industry that targets very diverse audience groups across events of varying types and sizes.  On one hand you might want to present events that target a demographic that …


We all know that social networking websites and social media marketing are the best FREE tools for promoting product and services. There are around 200 social networking websites available, but it is hardly possible for …


The concert and event promotion industry is a $22.9 billion industry and over the period of next four years, industry revenue is projected to climb at an average annual rate of 3.0% to $26.5 billion …


Charity events are a great way to increase awareness and fundraise for a social cause. But what exactly makes a charity event successful? In order to ensure that your charity event is off to a great …


Social media has made a great impact within the event organization industry to the point that if you are not utilizing it to promote your events, you are likely missing out on some important opportunities.  …

Guide To Planning Christmas Parties

Christmas is just around the corner bringing with it the winter joy, mistletoes, plenty of shopping, and of course parties. The winter holiday season is perfect for hosting a Christmas brunch or a dinner party …

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Data Indicators To Measure Your Event Success

We’re an era drowned in data, content, and technology. Event data falls right in the center of these crucial success metrics. Your event content and event technology are fairly easy to grasp but the data …

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Guide To Planning Halloween Parties

Halloween events and parties are all about the spooky spirit of the season and having a thriller of a time. However, as an event organizer planning a Halloween party requires creative event management that will …

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