Best comparison sites for event ticketing platforms

Best comparison sites for event ticketing platforms

You wouldn’t choose a venue for your event without researching it first, so naturally you’ll want to do the same when it comes to picking the best possible online ticketing platform for your needs. With giants like Eventbrite often meaning you have to give up too much of your precious profits to hefty fees, it really does pay to shop around. The good news is that there are plenty of really thorough, impartial comparison sites out there that can help you garner all the info you need before making a decision. Here are what we think are the top five…

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You might want to sit down for this announcement: Reserved seating is now live on Ticket Tailor

You might want to sit down for this announcement: Reserved seating is now live on Ticket Tailor

We’re super excited to announce one of our biggest feature releases in quite some time: you can now create seating charts and sell tickets for reserved seats with Ticket Tailor. Our seating chart designer tool allows you to add as many venues and layouts to your box office as you like, with endless options and features to fully represent your event space. Use images and customisable colours to ensure everything is perfectly on brand and gives a complete picture of what your venue looks like.

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Has lockdown permanently changed the yoga class landscape?

Has lockdown permanently changed the yoga class landscape?

If ever there was a time the world needed yoga, it’s now. It feels heavily ironic, then, that avid yogis had their go-to classes cancelled overnight because of Covid-19. Thank god for the internet though (possibly the slogan of this entire crisis), which has enabled yoga teachers to continue to reach their clients, and to tap into larger audiences too.

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Are online quizzes here to stay?

Are online quizzes here to stay?

When you consider the recent mid-pandemic rise of the virtual pub quiz, the phrase ‘couldn’t write it’ springs to mind. Especially when acknowledging that it’s become entirely normal to see celebs like Stephen Fry, Lenny Henry and Helen Mirren getting involved, or that ‘The Covid Arms’ is officially a thing. Sure, most of us are desperate to get back to our favourite watering holes, but we think online quizzes may have found a permanent place in our hearts, too.

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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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