July 2015 Posts

8 benchmark WordPress themes for ticketed events

How important is event presentation?

Very. Until your attendees actually arrive, the only information they have to go on – aside from word of mouth – is the information you provide. Presentation is key, but not all themes are suitable for every kind of event. That’s why we’ve put together a showcase of the best ‘standards’ in each category.

Introducing Zapier – saving you time on every ticket sale

We’re pleased to announce that you can now connect all sorts of useful apps to Ticket Tailor via Zapier.

Zapier allows different applications to communicate with each other. In practice, this means you can use Zapier to easily automate a number of mundane tasks, such as transferring ticket sales details to spreadsheets, putting together a mailing list from event attendees or creating invoices for purchases.

5 Mistakes that the best event organisers never make

…and how to avoid them!

You’d never make any of these blunders, but you probably know someone who has. Or not, in which case you may be some sort of Event Planning God, possibly waited on by a clique of minor but equally flawless venue deities.

Selling tickets online: 2015 National Student Pride

National Student Pride celebrated its 10th anniversary from the 27th of February to the 1st of March this year. Attended by almost 1500 students from over a hundred universities across the UK, it attracted sponsors including EY, IBM and BP, and won Best Event at the 2015 British LGBT Awards.

5 Beautiful Squarespace templates for events

Squarespace is a publishing platform that allows you to create your own website through a simple, intuitive process. The creativity and innovation of the Squarespace team is visible in their logo design system and the robustness of the platform itself.