Ticket Tailor - How it works - Sell tickets online

1. Sign up and create an event

Create an account and gain access to our user friendly control panel where you can manage your events, ticket types, orders, and everything else. We guide you through the simple setup process and are always here to help if you get stuck.

Track how your sales are going with our sales analytics graphs and use tracking links to see where sales are coming from.

  • Instant, easy set up

  • Events of all shapes and sizes

  • Set up multiple events and ticket allocations

  • Manage customer orders

  • Check sales summaries

  • Own and export your ticket buyer data

  • Analytics and notifications

  • Discount codes and voucher codes

2. Customise and publish your online box office

Get a dedicated online box office so your customers can easily buy tickets online. Your box office can run as its own website, or you can embed it into your website or Facebook page * for a seamless customer experience.

Customise your box office with images, colours and fonts to represent your brand. Design your own tickets and choose what data you would like to collect from your ticket buyers.

  • Mobile friendly

  • Style to match your brand

  • Run box office as own website

  • Embed into your current website or Facebook page *

  • Wordpress plugin available

  • Design your tickets

* The Facebook app is only available for pages with 2,000+ Likes.

3. Start selling tickets

Card payments are secure and instant, direct from your customers, straight to you via Stripe or PayPal. When a payment has gone through, the system will automatically send tickets to your customer via email.

Sell in any currency, as long as it's supported by Stripe or PayPal.

  • Credit and debit cards payments

  • PayPal payments

  • Set and keep your own booking fees for extra revenue

  • Ticket sale notifications via email

  • Multi-lingual and multi-currency support

  • Automatic order confirmation and email ticket delivery

  • Set up discount and voucher codes

4. Manage attendees to your event

Once your customer’s payment has been processed, the system will automatically send out their tickets along with essential event information and order details. Each ticket includes a unique barcode that can be scanned on entry. Your attendees can print the tickets or present them on their phones. You then have two choices to check people into your event:

Print out a doorlist

Print out a doorlist

We’ve created an easy print out doorlist that you can sort by ticket code, or name.

More about how the doorlist works
Check-in on your smartphones

Check-in on your smartphones

Our Android and iOS apps can check people in, scan barcodes, search tickets by personal details, and keep track of entry progress.

More about the mobile check-in app

Works with your favourite online tools


Our integrations with Stripe and PayPal allow you to receive payments directly to your own account, rather than having to wait months to get paid.


Easily add your box office to your Wordpress website using our dedicated WordPress plugin.


Have your ticket buyers automatically subscribed to your MailChimp list when they purchase tickets.


Embed into any website with two lines of HTML code. Works with Squarespace, Wix, Weebly, custom websites and anything else.


Zapier lets you connect Ticket Tailor to thousands of other applications including Google Docs, Xero, and almost any email marketing tool, so you can automate manual business processes in minutes. Learn more.

* The Facebook app is only available for pages with 2,000+ Likes.

Customer support


We are here to help you get set up quickly and answer any questions you may have along the way. It’s thanks to all your great feedback that we know we are doing a great job. Try out our online live chat now with any questions, or just to say hi.


Good to know


Secured by SSL

Our control panel is served over SSL which means you can rest assured that all data transfer is secure.


Support over 1,000 charities

We love events, especially when they are for a good cause. That's why we offer a 20% charity discount on all of our plans. So far we have helped over a 1,000 charities raise more money when selling tickets.

Established and independent

Established and independent

Founded in 2011, Ticket Tailor is self-funded and still run by its original founder. We are a small team of passionate people who care about helping you run successful events.