Easing lockdown: manage entry or check-ins with ticketed time slots

Easing lockdown: manage entry or check-ins with ticketed time slots

As lockdowns across the world start to ease, event organisers and owners of establishments from swimming pools, to restaurants, to galleries and markets are faced with the challenge of how to open safely. With Ticket Tailor, there is full flexibility to create ticketed events, or manage event registration for any type of attraction that requires timed entry, pre-bookings or check-ins.

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7 reasons Ticket Tailor is the #1 Eventbrite alternative

7 reasons Ticket Tailor is the #1 Eventbrite alternative

Whether you've had a bad experience, are avoiding high fees or are just a fan of the underdog – there are many reasons you might be looking for an alternative to Eventbrite. As the leading independent ticketing platform, we’re proud to be able to say that we’re not only cheaper to use, but offer a range of other features and benefits that you might not necessarily get with those guys. Here are seven of them to get you started.

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Selling tickets for yoga classes on Ticket Tailor

Selling tickets for yoga classes on Ticket Tailor

With Ticket Tailor, there is full flexibility to sell tickets or allow classes to reserve their spaces online for either an in-person class, or a virtual one. If you’re running your fitness classes online at the moment, we’re offering our services for free up until September.

If you’re thinking about a hybrid class type in the future, with some people socially distanced in class, and others taking part from home, it’s simple to set that up as one event type.

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Best alternatives to Zoom for webinars

Best alternatives to Zoom for webinars

While there’s no denying the platform is exceptionally good at what it does, it’s faced some recent criticism over its pricing, overly complicated plans and even privacy factors. Aka – it’s not necessarily for everyone.

Good news, then, that there are tons of alternatives to Zoom – which can come in handy if you want to pay less, need bigger, better features, or simply refuse to follow the crowd. Here are our top five:

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How we're helping you sell tickets for your online events

How we're helping you sell tickets for your online events

Since lockdown started the move from in-person events to online ones has been well documented. At Ticket Tailor we’ve seen a whole new wave of event creators join us who are running online events, as well as our long time users now innovating with virtual events. This blog is a quick recap on the ways we’re helping you with your online events.

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Safely manage event capacity in a Covid-secure way

Safely manage event capacity in a Covid-secure way

We know how important it’s going to be to be able to safely manage the capacity of your event with social distancing in mind. Our features will ensure you have the flexibility to run your event in a Covid-secure way, whether that’s having smaller, more frequent events, or allowing customers to pre-book a time slot.

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A guide to pricing for online ticketing

A guide to pricing for online ticketing

Ticket platform pricing can be a minefield, and the consequences for your events budget can be significant. Whether you are running a charity event and it means less money going to a good cause, or a music festival and it means budget for one less artist, it’s an important decision!

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The ECC Webinar #4: ‘Responding to Lockdown’ for Festivals

The ECC Webinar #4: ‘Responding to Lockdown’ for Festivals

In the final webinar of The Event Creator’s Collective series on responding to lockdown we focussed on festivals of all shapes of sizes. Festivals face some unique challenges as an industry which makes them particularly impacted by social distancing measures. This webinar featured a panel from a diverse set off events to understand how they see the next 12 months playing out.

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Client spotlight: Tibbs Drive-In Theatre

Client spotlight: Tibbs Drive-In Theatre

These retro theatres are a classic part of American film culture and were a staple of post-war entertainment, with over 4,000 theatres in the US by the 1950’s. This tailed off down to as low as 317 theatres in 2019, but even before the pandemic hit business was starting to boom again as an appetite for a nostalgic night out was coming back into fashion. As the lockdown eases, the appeal of being able to stay in the safety of your own car whilst enjoying a night out is an obvious attraction.

We spoke to Marcella from Tibbs Drive-in Theatre who started using Ticket Tailor for ticketing their drive-in theatre just this year.

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