Best Wix templates for events

Best Wix templates for events

Wix is a simple and easy-to-use website builder that provides slick, contemporary designs for any type of site. It’s soared in popularity over the past few years, and now boasts an impressive 154 million users, making it a robust alternative to other popular CMS’s like Wordpress. We love Wix for it’s high-spec templates and the sharp, glossy appeal of its designs, as well as its exceptional user-friendliness.

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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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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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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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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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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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Managing online events: new features!

Managing online events: new features!

With the challenges of the Coronavirus, many event organisers have had to think outside the box and figure out ways to make their event work online. We’ve seen a huge increase in the number of online events on Ticket Tailor, and in response to this shift, we’ve invested in improving the experience of managing the process of selling tickets for virtual events. This week, we’ve launched two new features which should help to make it even easier to sell tickets online.

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Future opportunities for ticketing conferences and trade shows

Future opportunities for ticketing conferences and trade shows

There’s no getting away from the fact that conferences were always going to be one of the hardest hit types of event in this global pandemic. Lots of people congregating and networking in one place (plus lots of hand shaking) meant there was no choice but to either make the hard decision to postpone, or to shift to an online model.

Now that more time has passed, and timelines are starting to become a bit clearer, it’s leading organisers of conferences and other business events to ask – what’s next, and how can I start generating revenue?

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