9 steps to choosing the best virtual event platform

9 steps to choosing the best virtual event platform

Choosing the right virtual event platform takes time, and careful deliberation. Thanks to the boom in popularity of online events, there are tons of options to choose from – which makes the decision-making process all the harder. At least it means that there’s a much greater chance of finding a platform that suits your needs to a tee, though.

You just need to define those needs first, and then – get your comparison hat on.

In this article, we look at some of the key features to look for in a virtual event platform, and offer a step-by-step guide to choosing the right one for you.

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4 most user-friendly budgeting apps for event planners in 2021

4 most user-friendly budgeting apps for event planners in 2021

Thanks to the development in slick, user-friendly budgeting apps, managing your event’s finances is easier than ever. This is good news for those who’d normally throw their head in their hands at the thought of tackling spreadsheets and money data – a less-than glamorous task that often winds up being one of the most painful parts of event planning.

Budgeting is key for any event, though – no matter how big or small it is. It’s the thing that keeps all of those spinning plates, well… spinning. The staff payroll, the travel costs, the venue hire, the equipment, the insurance and the contingency costs; they’re elements can soon get out of control when you don’t have a clear view of your event’s finances.

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How to create a conference program

How to create a conference program

When we attend conferences, it’s all too easy to overlook the work that goes into the meticulous scheduling of the operation we’re there to enjoy. But when it comes to planning our own, it can be hard to know where to start in order to achieve such seamless results.

In this article, we’re looking at some of the fundamentals you’ll need to get to grips with before getting stuck into the world of conference hosting.

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