Live-streaming event basics: platforms, equipment & useful stuff to know

Live-streaming event basics: platforms, equipment & useful stuff to know

Live-streaming now plays a major role in the events industry – partly thanks to the pandemic, and partly because technology has opened up a whole new world of remote live-event possibilities in recent years.

Judging by the popularity of everything from home-based celebrity music gigs through to live webinars, it’s obvious live-streamed events are here to stay.

In this article, we look at some key considerations when hosting your own.

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How to use Twitter like a pro for your event

How to use Twitter like a pro for your event

As the 6th ranked app in the world, and with an advertising audience of 353 million users, it’s safe to say Twitter is one of the most powerful business marketing tools around.

The platform works famously well for events thanks to it’s quick-fire interactivity and live-action feel. But – it’s not a given that you’ll see your event trend just by signing up to the platform and pushing out random content. Like with any marketing tool, it pays to learn some key strategic moves before you put your fingers to the keyboard to Tweet.

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Webhooks live on our API

Webhooks live on our API

We’ve just added webhooks to our API.

Wait, what are webhooks?
Webhooks are automated messages sent from apps when something happens.

So, you can create a webhook for various things that happen in Ticket Tailor and send all the relevant information to your own application. For example, you could use webhooks to update your website listings every time an event is created or updated in Ticket Tailor, or you could add contacts to your CRM every time a new order is created.

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Everything you need to know about event insurance

Everything you need to know about event insurance

Event insurance is an umbrella term for a range of different types of insurance that protect your business or organisation in case something goes wrong.

Say, for example, someone got injured at your event and decided to sue you. Or your event got cancelled because of bad weather. Being covered with the right insurance means you won’t be left facing these costs alone.

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Event website design inspiration – 7 bold & beautiful examples

Event website design inspiration – 7 bold & beautiful examples

Giving your event its very own home online is a great move. By building a beautiful website for it, you create a space to not only host essential information, but to craft an authentic story around your brand.

A key part of this will be deciding on what direction the aesthetic, structure, and feel of your site are going to take. The good news is, you don’t need to be a web designer to achieve slick and professional results, thanks to the plethora of pre-designed themes available.

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How to create a website for your event

How to create a website for your event

While it can sometimes feel enough to use a ticket registration platform for your event, creating your own website can come with tons of additional benefits. And thanks to the tools available online it’s actually pretty easy to do.

Most ticketing platforms – like Ticket Tailor – will let you integrate your box office page with your own website, so you can easily sell tickets from both platforms, no problem.

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