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22 Sep 2020 Free Course: 10 Free Marketing Strategies for School Events (Lesson 6)

One of the most commonly asked questions we receive from our schools or education programs is “what are some free ways I can..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Using Ticket Widgets for Your School Website (Lesson 5)

Welcome to our next lesson all about using ticket widgets. If you don’t know what ticket widgets are, you’re in the right place...

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Using Ticket Pricing Rules and ID Coupon Codes (Lesson 4)

If you’re just tuning in, welcome to our free course on using digital ticketing for school events. Jump to the bottom of this..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Creating Ticket Types for Different School Events (Lesson 3)

What would a ticketing software be without the tickets?! So let’s dive right in and talk about all the packages you can create,..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: 5 Steps for Creating an Optimized School Event Page (Lesson 2)

Welcome to lesson two! If you missed the first lesson in this course, you can find lesson one here. 

In this lesson, you will..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Using Digital Ticketing for Your School (Lesson 1)

Does your school need digital ticketing? Before beginning this course, take this 10 question quiz to see what area(s) your school..

21 Sep 2020 Choosing a Virtual Event Platform (Finding the Right One for You)

For a long time, physical arenas were the go-to-place for holding an event or concert or company meetings. You reach out to your..

18 Sep 2020 How to Use Audience Research to Create Engaging Video Content

Video content gives you an excellent opportunity to get your message across in a way that gets the most out of your communication..

17 Sep 2020 Creating an Event Mobile App? 5 Reasons You Should use React Native

There go the days when it was required to spend lots of money to develop native apps because React Native is here as a time-savvy..

15 Sep 2020 Purplepass Partners with Modern Tribe for Ticket Management in WordPress

We are excited to announce our new partnership with Modern Tribe, a digital solutions platform! Event planners can now download..

11 Sep 2020 How to Earn High-Quality Backlinks as an Event Planner

Quality backlinks are essential for anyone with an online presence—anyone who ultimately wants to get found, that is. The keyword..

10 Sep 2020 Affordable Digital Ticketing for Schools and Education

Purplepass Ticketing, an event management software for different industries and events, offers a discount to all schools and..

10 Sep 2020 The Virtual Event Planner’s Checklist: How to Ensure a Smooth Sailing Event

Virtual event planning was on the rise well before COVID-19 hit, but now in the wake of the pandemic, it’s setting the stage as..

09 Sep 2020 Why Every Team of Planners Should be Using an Event Management App

Organizing an event is not easy. Managing an event is an enormous task that is immensely challenging, involving tough situations..

07 Sep 2020 5 Event Marketing Mistakes that Kill Your Business

Event marketing is crucial to the success of any business hosting activities, irrespective of its size. There are many benefits..

05 Sep 2020 When to Consider Getting an Intern for Your Events?

Have you thought about bringing on an intern or two, but never felt you entirely needed the help?

We’ve put together a quick..

04 Sep 2020 Why Schools are Making the Transition to Digital Ticketing

The coronavirus has forever altered our state of mind and everyday living. Germs. Viruses. This is all we can think about and why..

03 Sep 2020 8 Tips for Maintaining Social Distancing at Sporting Events

Is it even possible to maintain proper distancing at a sporting event? Prior to COVID-19, the word social distancing would have..

02 Sep 2020 10 Event Volunteer Jobs that Can Be Done from Home

The event industry has been placed on hold for months now because of the COVID-19 stay-at-home order. However, event planners..

28 Aug 2020 Purplepass vs Ticketleap 2020 Comparison

Each section provides a detailed comparison between Purplepass and Ticketleap, both platforms being a digital ticketing and event..

27 Aug 2020 10 Tips for Coming Up With a Clever Event Name

Creative or catchy event names can influence the overall success and attendance rate of an event.

How?

A good name can attract..

26 Aug 2020 Using Print-at-Home Tickets for Sponsors and Ad Placements

If you’re looking for event sponsorship ideas and spots to incorporate logos or ads, print-at-home tickets might be the solution..

22 Aug 2020 7 Ways to Add More Natural Light into Your Office & Boost Productivity

According to research published by Future Workplace, a HR advisory and research firm, access to natural light and a view of the..

21 Aug 2020 6 Common Event Page SEO Mistakes to Avoid (And Why)

It’s well known that the first position in search results receives the largest number of clicks—nearly 50% of users click within..

21 Aug 2020 6 Ways to Promote Your Live Event With Instagram Stories

Are you a business that hosts events, workshops, or training experiences? Want to get the word out on Instagram? Now you can!

In..

20 Aug 2020 5 Online Resources for the Arts (and Artists) during COVID-19

The Coronavirus pandemic has substantially affected all aspects of our world, including the arts and cultural heritage (GLAM)..

19 Aug 2020 How to Use Digital Ticketing for School Sports

What makes up your school's athletic department? Football, soccer, basketball, track, maybe even dance, tennis? Whether your..

18 Aug 2020 How to Use a SWOT Analysis for Nonprofits

The term SWOT analysis can be seen coming up in company reports, conversations and business strategies, but what does it mean?..

14 Aug 2020 5 Vendini Alternative Ticketing Solutions with Similar Features

AudienceView, an online ticketing solution, acquired the popular ticketing software known as Vendini back in 2019. However, due..

13 Aug 2020 How to Expand your Nonprofit Target Audience and Reach (7 Tips)

As a nonprofit with limited resources, marketing and growing your organization might seem like an impossible task. But by taking..

12 Aug 2020 Short 5-Step Guide on Creating Event Sponsorship Packages

When hosting or creating an event, it can get complicated when your company or brand is the only one managing marketing...

07 Aug 2020 How to Work Effectively from Home: 20 Tips for Every Professional

Jobs working from home are gaining more and more popularity thanks to the current situation in the world. Online work from home..

07 Aug 2020 10 Mental Health Tips for Professionals Working from Home

Even before the coronavirus, data from a US census showed about 5% of workers in the US worked from home in 2017. Sounds small,..

05 Aug 2020 The Science Behind Crisis Event Planning and Management

Although the pandemic has put the event industry on pause, we’re seeing event professionals coming up with great alternative ways..

05 Aug 2020 New Venue Tool Lets Promoters Save Any Address for Future Events

Due to customer feedback and demand for the functionality, we have added the new Venue Address tool accessible in your Purplepass..

03 Aug 2020 5 Popular Virtual Event Merchandise Ideas for 2020

The best selling merchandise of the year is always different from the year before. Determining the most popular merchandise that..

31 Jul 2020 10 Checkout Options to Include in Your School’s Online Registration

With schools around the world transitioning to online learning or hybrid, most are also turning to ticketing to function as their

30 Jul 2020 10 Examples of COVID-Related Event Marketing Trends in 2020

Along with everything else, event marketing strategies have adapted to reflect this new unknown world we are living in thanks to..

30 Jul 2020 Building an Effective Post-Event Summary Report (Step-by-Step)

A post-event report is an essential part of any event’s organization when it comes to measuring results. It is a necessary..

26 Jul 2020 9 Things to Remember When Planning a Virtual Conference in 2020

Remote meetings have always been one of the most important elements of enormous events that have many guests (some of whom might..

23 Jul 2020 11 Procedures that Could Make Reopening Schools Possible

How soon are schools opening back up? Will our students ever return to an in-person learning, hands-on experience? This form of..

23 Jul 2020 Financial Do’s and Don’ts During the Coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic is undoubtedly the most severe single-health crisis of the last century and the greatest destabilizing..

20 Jul 2020 7 Virtual Event Reports for Measuring Results

Measuring the results of virtual events isn’t that different from in-person events. However, there are a few elements and virtual..

18 Jul 2020 8 Online Activities for Increasing Student-to-Student Interactions

Although education has continued online after the outbreak of COVID-19, the student-to-student connections have halted...

17 Jul 2020 5 Effective Tricks for Keeping Students’ Attention Online

Online verse in-person teaching. What format is better for keeping students' attention online and delivering an effective lesson?..

17 Jul 2020 20 Tips for Taste and Food Handling Events during COVID-19

Because of the coronavirus, events have transitioned to online and live streamed experiences. But what about taste and food..

13 Jul 2020 Your COVID Game Plan for Any Future Events

So, what’s next? What’s going to happen over the next few months? When is it safe to start planning more events? Is 2021 still..

13 Jul 2020 Networking During a Virtual Event: 7 Best Practices

Virtual events are increasingly becoming more and more a part of our lives. Although they do not provide a personal networking..

10 Jul 2020 Do's & Don'ts of Planning Virtual Events During the Coronavirus

In the age of the coronavirus we are seeing a major uptick in the popularity of virtual events due to the inability to gather in..

08 Jul 2020 10 Ways to Use Coupon Codes for Event Promotion

Coupon codes come in a variety of shapes and sizes. These codes offer a discount when applied to an order or at checkout.

For..

06 Jul 2020 3 Factors that are Used to Determine Ticket Prices

Venue is selected, talent and vendors secured, and your event page is ready to go live. What are you forgetting? Tickets!

The..

03 Jul 2020 A Ticketing System for Schools, Graduations and Ceremonies

Annual graduations and award ceremonies are part of the school year; a time to celebrate the students. And of course, mom and dad..

03 Jul 2020 Why Every Event Needs to Be Using a Ticket Registration

You might be on the fence about the benefits of selling your tickets online. Last year you sold at the gate or even just hosted a..

01 Jul 2020 6 Tips for a Germ-Free Independence Day Party

Although our extensive battle against the coronavirus still has no end in sight, we remain only human. With holidays coming up,..

29 Jun 2020 Increase Your Event Traffic and Sales Online with Backlinks

Do you ever find yourself searching a website trying to find the best ways to make a quesadilla, and then 4 hours later, you're..

27 Jun 2020 Your Guide to Planning Events with At-Risk Populations in Mind

Business or branded events can be an effective way to improve employee morale, boost sales, and get a break from the monotony..

26 Jun 2020 Purplepass Users Get Free 24/7 Phone Support for their Guests 

What if I told you, you could not only get an affordable ticket registration, but free phone support and client care for your..

25 Jun 2020 The Effects of COVID-19 on Small Businesses and their SEO

The novel coronavirus pandemic will contribute from a complete shutdown to a significant increase in purchases in certain..

25 Jun 2020 3 Quick Ways to Improve Your Business Conversion Rates Online

Every entrepreneur naturally wants their business to grow. This is true regardless of industry. That said, it’s clear some..

22 Jun 2020 Understanding Virtual Events and How to Plan Them

The value of interaction on a face-to-face basis will never diminish in the business world. Still, given the extraordinary times..

19 Jun 2020 How to Score Your First Client as an Event Planner

The first time is always the most difficult. Starting off, especially in a highly competitive space, can be challenging because..

19 Jun 2020 A School Registration Software for Classes and Events during COVID

Ticketing isn’t just for concerts, fairs and festivals. The coronavirus has had tremendous effects on how our world functions and..

18 Jun 2020 10 Ways to Switch Up Your Work from Home Routine

With every job, it's easy to find yourself caught in a rut. Habits develop overtime without us ever realizing we are following..

18 Jun 2020 How to Keep Your Event Goers Updated and Informed During COVID-19 Are you an event planner?  Are you also losing business amidst this pandemic?  Are you worried about keeping up with your clients..
14 Jun 2020 Creating an Assigned Seating Plan for a Safer Event Space

Whether you’re hosting events during the coronavirus pandemic, or planning events post-COVID, you should always keep the safety..

12 Jun 2020 4 Essentials for Building a Great Nonprofit Website

While your social media, email channels, print ads, television spots, and so on all play a role in your nonprofit's presence,..

11 Jun 2020 16 Tips for Promoting and Live Streaming Your DJ Sets

Promoting a music event, especially one headlined by a DJ, used to be quite the challenge. Now, thanks to the coronavirus, there..

10 Jun 2020 Top Social Media Platforms that Support Nonprofit Fundraising

We don’t give social media the credit it deserves. Face facts. Social media has more than 3 billion active users, 90% retail..

09 Jun 2020 10 ways COVID-19 is Transforming the Tech Landscape for Good

COVID has turned the world upside down. To be honest, our reality right now seems to be plucked from a science fiction movie.

..

07 Jun 2020 How Small Businesses are Using Crowdfunding for Support During COVID-19

We have seen a severe lockdown worldwide due to the coronavirus pandemic. Most of the businesses, whether small or large, are..

05 Jun 2020 How to Use Purplepass to Collect Donations for Your Organization

Purplepass is an event management software and registration platform for conducting ticket sales. However, promoters are not..

04 Jun 2020 Best Purplepass Tools for Staying In Touch with Guests during COVID-19

By now, every event planner out there is ready to leave the remote work behind and get back out into the world of event..

03 Jun 2020 Choosing the Right (Affordable) SEO Package for Your Business

An inexpensive Search Engine Optimization service does not guarantee quality is true?

However, that does not mean that all..

02 Jun 2020 10 Inclusive Event Types for a Special Needs Audience

The current Coronavirus pandemic and home lockdown has made most of us mentally readjust to the idea of planning and spending the..

28 May 2020 25 Custom Checkout Questions for Event Planners

What would you rate your experience?

How did you hear about us?

Was there anything about this checkout process that needs..

27 May 2020 How to Optimize and Distribute Your Marketing Budget

Organizations determine what falls under the digital marketing umbrella; the problem is that most businesses don’t have the..

27 May 2020 3 Major Event Planning Mistakes Made By Beginners

As an event organizer, you need to take care of all the details from tiny to major. But still, it's not always possible to check..

26 May 2020 How to Downsize Your Event Size During COVID-19

If you were planning a large event or community gathering in the near future, your plans have probably changed. The coronavirus..

24 May 2020 Your Checklist for a Germ-Free Event (From Registration to Last Call)

Due to the coronavirus, the world has been placed on pause. As we start to move forward and slowly recover from COVID-19, things..

23 May 2020 4 Tips for Announcing New Event Safety Protocols

After months of battling the coronavirus pandemic, the world is starting to reopen. Restaurants are accepting guests at a set..

21 May 2020 5 Time Management Apps for Efficient Remote Work

Are you always late at work? Do you keep missing project deadlines?

Given you are reading this blog, I will take your answer as ..

20 May 2020 3 Virtual Event Planning Mistakes You Don't Want to Make

The current pandemic COVID-19 has changed how many businesses operate. The majority of businesses were forced into remote mode,..

19 May 2020 Top Tools in 2020 for Improving Remote Collaboration and Communication

"Technology now allows people to connect anytime, anywhere, to anyone in the world, from almost any device. This is dramatically..

18 May 2020 Hosting Small Events During the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has taken its toll on a number of industries. Destroying small businesses, shutting down..

15 May 2020 8 Tips for Enforcing Social Distancing at Future Events

The coronavirus COVID-19 is changing the world as we know it, especially the event industry. Large crowds, social interactions,..

14 May 2020 10 Signs You Should Cancel Your Upcoming Event

As an event planner, your life hasn’t been easy over the past few months. In these uncertain times, it's tough to figure out..

11 May 2020 5 Free Ways to Market Your Event on Facebook

Facebook has quickly morphed into a marketing and networking tool as opposed to a digital social space over the years. 

The days..

08 May 2020 Taking Your Live Event Virtual? Follow these 10 Steps

When you decide to take your live event virtual, it's hard to know where to start. Follow these ten steps to transition as smooth..

30 Apr 2020 30 Quick Tips for Hosting a Virtual Event

1. Select a reliable streaming service such as Ustream, Facebook Live, Livestream, InterCall or ON24 depending on your needs.

2...

29 Apr 2020 5 Tips for Running Productive Online Meetings During Quarantine

Digital meetings have taken the business world by storm as entire organizations are moving online in an attempt to stay connected..

29 Apr 2020 How to Maximize Your Event Results with Interns

Now that the economy is taking a nosedive, this is the perfect time to give interns the chance to work on your upcoming event. ..

28 Apr 2020 What's Next For Event Planners Post COVID-19?

We’re living in uncertain times. As an event planner, it's hard to know what’s next as the world moves towards recovery from the..

27 Apr 2020 5 Simple Ways You Can Create a More Searchable Event Online

Ticket sales, attendance and success of your event largely depend on its online footprint.  If people cannot find information..

22 Apr 2020 Transforming Your Home into an Educational Space (5 Tips!)

More and more parents are choosing to bring learning back into the home every year. Whether you're exploring homeschooling..

21 Apr 2020 5 Steps to Turning Your Home into an Office Space

Working from home is an increasingly popular way to work, especially during the current crisis of COVID-19. Additionally, when..

21 Apr 2020 7 Lifesaving Apps for Event Planners

It wasn’t long ago when event planners relied on word-of-mouth advertising along with ads in newspapers, magazines, journals and..

21 Apr 2020 Send Emails Directly to Your Customers Using Purplepass

Purplepass' Email Customers tool can be found within your promoter account. This tool allows users to create, schedule and send..

19 Apr 2020 The CARES Act is Here to Help Event Planners

The CARES Act is an acronym for Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security. This program provides helpful financial ..

15 Apr 2020 Postponing Your Event? 8 Tips for a Smooth Relaunch

If you are like most event planners, you have postponed an event in the past or will probably postpone an event at some point in..

26 Mar 2020 Steps You Should Follow When Offering a Ticket Refund

In these uncertain times, you may have made the tough decision to cancel your event. While this is unfortunate, you know that..

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22 Sep 2020 Free Course: 10 Free Marketing Strategies for School Events (Lesson 6)

One of the most commonly asked questions we receive from our schools or education programs is “what are some free..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Using Ticket Pricing Rules and ID Coupon Codes (Lesson 4)

If you’re just tuning in, welcome to our free course on using digital ticketing for school events. Jump to the..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: 5 Steps for Creating an Optimized School Event Page (Lesson 2)

Welcome to lesson two! If you missed the first lesson in this course, you can find lesson one here. 

In this..

18 Sep 2020 How to Use Audience Research to Create Engaging Video Content

Video content gives you an excellent opportunity to get your message across in a way that gets the most out of..

11 Sep 2020 How to Earn High-Quality Backlinks as an Event Planner

Quality backlinks are essential for anyone with an online presence—anyone who ultimately wants to get found, that..

07 Sep 2020 5 Event Marketing Mistakes that Kill Your Business

Event marketing is crucial to the success of any business hosting activities, irrespective of its size. There are..

27 Aug 2020 10 Tips for Coming Up With a Clever Event Name

Creative or catchy event names can influence the overall success and attendance rate of an event.

How?

A good..

26 Aug 2020 Using Print-at-Home Tickets for Sponsors and Ad Placements

If you’re looking for event sponsorship ideas and spots to incorporate logos or ads, print-at-home tickets might..

21 Aug 2020 6 Common Event Page SEO Mistakes to Avoid (And Why)

It’s well known that the first position in search results receives the largest number of clicks—nearly 50% of..

21 Aug 2020 6 Ways to Promote Your Live Event With Instagram Stories

Are you a business that hosts events, workshops, or training experiences? Want to get the word out on Instagram?..

12 Aug 2020 Short 5-Step Guide on Creating Event Sponsorship Packages

When hosting or creating an event, it can get complicated when your company or brand is the only one managing..

03 Aug 2020 5 Popular Virtual Event Merchandise Ideas for 2020

The best selling merchandise of the year is always different from the year before. Determining the most popular..

30 Jul 2020 10 Examples of COVID-Related Event Marketing Trends in 2020

Along with everything else, event marketing strategies have adapted to reflect this new unknown world we are..

30 Jul 2020 Building an Effective Post-Event Summary Report (Step-by-Step)

A post-event report is an essential part of any event’s organization when it comes to measuring results. It is a..

20 Jul 2020 7 Virtual Event Reports for Measuring Results

Measuring the results of virtual events isn’t that different from in-person events. However, there are a few..

08 Jul 2020 10 Ways to Use Coupon Codes for Event Promotion

Coupon codes come in a variety of shapes and sizes. These codes offer a discount when applied to an order or at..

06 Jul 2020 3 Factors that are Used to Determine Ticket Prices

Venue is selected, talent and vendors secured, and your event page is ready to go live. What are you forgetting?..

29 Jun 2020 Increase Your Event Traffic and Sales Online with Backlinks

Do you ever find yourself searching a website trying to find the best ways to make a quesadilla, and then 4 hours..

25 Jun 2020 3 Quick Ways to Improve Your Business Conversion Rates Online

Every entrepreneur naturally wants their business to grow. This is true regardless of industry. That said, it’s..

03 Jun 2020 Choosing the Right (Affordable) SEO Package for Your Business

An inexpensive Search Engine Optimization service does not guarantee quality is true?

However, that does not mean..

28 May 2020 25 Custom Checkout Questions for Event Planners

What would you rate your experience?

How did you hear about us?

Was there anything about this checkout process..

27 May 2020 How to Optimize and Distribute Your Marketing Budget

Organizations determine what falls under the digital marketing umbrella; the problem is that most businesses don’t..

11 May 2020 5 Free Ways to Market Your Event on Facebook

Facebook has quickly morphed into a marketing and networking tool as opposed to a digital social space over the..

27 Apr 2020 5 Simple Ways You Can Create a More Searchable Event Online

Ticket sales, attendance and success of your event largely depend on its online footprint.  If people cannot find..

19 Mar 2020 Best Email Marketing Practices for Promoting an Event

If you’re looking to promote your event, look no further than email.

According to statistics, 40% of marketers..

14 Mar 2020 How to Prepare for Media Coverage at Your Event

As an event planner, you know how to relate to others.

You’re a conversationalist, and you can entertain guests...

12 Mar 2020 A Step-by-Step Launch Plan for Announcing Your Event

The manner in which you prepare to announce your event has the potential to prove just as important as event..

04 Mar 2020 Do You Manage a Nightclub? Here's Why You Need a Promoter

The average nightclub relies on woefully outdated and ineffective advertising methods. If you own or manage a..

03 Mar 2020 Top 5 Free Organic Marketing Strategies to Catalyze Event Growth

It wasn't long ago when event hosts relied on conventional outbound marketing strategies to spread the word about..

22 Feb 2020 Five Tips For Crafting An Event Sponsorship Proposal They Can't Refuse

Searching for sponsors for your event? While finding solid sponsorship can be nerve-wracking, many companies are..

20 Feb 2020 5 Ways You Can Use TikTok For Event Marketing

TikTok is a social network for sharing short videos. The platform has 500 million active users, and 90% of those..

19 Feb 2020 Marketing an Event to College Students: What You Need to Know

If it’s been a while since you’ve been on campus, don’t feel bad about being out of touch with the college scene.

19 Feb 2020 Thinking About Using Airbnb To Host Your Event? Here's Why You Should

If you’re thinking about using Airbnb to host an event or experience, there are several factors you’ll want to..

16 Feb 2020 7 Steps for Writing an Event Description People Can't Resist

Events are planned and held for a variety of reasons – to entertain, to inform, to inspire, to get new customers,..

15 Feb 2020 6 Easy Ways to Measure Your Event Marketing Conversions

There is no sense marketing events in the same manner over and over if you are unsure as to whether your marketing..

12 Feb 2020 14 Ways to Outsmart Google's Ranking Factors That Marketers Overlook

Are you the one who has been generating content on various topics and wishing one of them turns viral?

Or are you..

10 Feb 2020 7 Instagram Myths Your Business Should Avoid Starting Today!

Almost 48.8 percent of the brands are constantly using Instagram. However, most of the businesses have not been..

31 Jan 2020 Break the Email Marketing Trend: 4 Ways to Communicate With Leads That Isn't Via Email

Plenty of business owners, managers and event planners fall into the trap of assuming ongoing contact with those..

29 Jan 2020 7 Ways to Build Effective Post-Event Surveys

Phew! Your event is finally over. You spent months parkouring around vendor tech, sponsors, attendees, and venues ..

04 Jan 2020 5 Free HubSpot Marketing Tools Event Planners Should Be Using

Trying to create an amazing event on a budget? Do you want to use fancy marketing tools without a fancy marketing..

04 Jan 2020 Tricky Event Lead Magnets that Gain You More Contacts

One big advantage of events is the opportunity to create more leads for your company or organization.

 

First..

03 Jan 2020 Top 15 Email Marketing Integrations in 2020 (Includes Pricing Plans)

Email marketing is one of the most powerful tools you can use for your business. Finding the right email marketing..

01 Jan 2020 Nano and Micro Influencer Marketing: Does Size Matter?

If you are planning an event of any type, always consider the merits of relying on an influencer to help with..

30 Dec 2019 Boost Event Conversions With These 4 Check Out Questionnaires

When looking to increase your conversion rate and boost revenue, it’s necessary to take customer feedback into..

28 Dec 2019 A New Year Marketing Guide: 10 Lessons for Events in 2020

The new year and the beginning of a decade also bring new lessons you want to start implementing for your events..

26 Dec 2019 The Best Day and Time You Should be Sending Your Event Marketing Emails

Recently, we aggregated our newsletters to better understand our quarterly email marketing metrics. Today, we will..

25 Dec 2019 6 Advantages of Using Viral Marketing for Event Promotion

Viral marketing is a strategy that uses social networks that already exist to promote an event, service, or..

20 Dec 2019 Generate More Ticket Sales Using Direct Response Marketing

Outdated outbound marketing methods used to generate interest in events as well as products and services are..

20 Dec 2019 The 7 Secrets To Creating A Networking Invite Businesses Can’t Ignore

If you are planning or sponsoring a networking event then you are also transforming into a business leader for..

19 Dec 2019 How To Use Your Buyer Persona + Buyer's Journey For Targeted Marketing

Successful marketing is all about the three A’s: attention, anticipation, and aim. How can you make sure that your..

19 Dec 2019 Why Regular Event Marketing Strategies Won't Work for Trade Shows

It’s hard to overstate the value of trade shows. 77% of polled executive “decision-makers” found a new supplier..

16 Dec 2019 A Master Guide To Instagram And Driving Registration For Your Event

Instagram is a global platform with over one billion active monthly users where 80% of Instagram users follow at..

15 Dec 2019 12 Days of Christmas Marketing | Creating Your Holiday Event Campaign

The holidays are a great time for marketing. People are ready for shopping and deals, so you’ve got the perfect..

12 Dec 2019 8 Social Media Trends Predicted To Take Over In 2020

Nowadays, there’s hardly anybody whose life is left untouched by social media. It has come to be an essential part..

12 Dec 2019 10 Resolutions Event Planners Should Have for 2020

With a new year comes new goals. Event planners may want to keep these resolutions in mind and stick with them for..

09 Dec 2019 4 Ways to Build SEO that Attracts (Converts) Event Attendees

So, you’re hosting an event! Congrats. Now let’s jump into your SEO. 

No matter if it’s an industry conference or..

06 Dec 2019 15 Ways to Personalize the Ticket Buying Experience Online

A personalized buying and checkout experience can be one very crucial factor that determines the rate of ticket..

04 Dec 2019 Maximize Event Ticket Sales By Learning Where to Put Your CTAs

Calls to action (CTAs) can be a powerful tool to use throughout your marketing. Over 90% of visitors that read..

30 Nov 2019 Create And Promote Your Event In Minutes On Meetup

You have a fantastic event planned – great for getting your local community members involved.  The problem is..

28 Nov 2019 6 Ticketing Trends Changing The Event Industry In 2020

It’s almost 2020! 🥳🎉🎊 At Purplepass, we’ve had an incredible year of successful events, new customers, and..

25 Nov 2019 20 Free Online Event Management Tools for Every Budget Planner

Planning an event can exhaust a person and there is a lot that needs to be taken into account 24/7 leading up to..

24 Nov 2019 The Trending TikTok App Is Opening New Doors For Event Marketers

TikTok is a social video platform where users can create and share short musical videos. I’m sure you’ve seen them..

23 Nov 2019 6 Ways To Build Suspense For Your Upcoming Competition

Humans love a good, honest competition. When we have the chance to compete against others, our dopamine levels..

21 Nov 2019 The Dos And Don'ts Of Selling Tickets Internationally

A concert, seminar, or even a large-scale event like Coachella is going to attract not just residents and those in..

17 Nov 2019 Ticket Affiliate Marketing | A New Way To Sell Tickets

Over 35% of event planners say that registering enough guests is their #1 challenge. As event marketers, we’re..

15 Nov 2019 6 Strategies for Advertising and Selling Expensive Tickets Online

While every event is different, everyone has the same goal: sell more tickets!

If you are selling expensive..

14 Nov 2019 Before You Create Your Social Campaign, Look At These Metrics First

Social media has become essential for every modern business and blog today. Why? Because social media platforms..

12 Nov 2019 Constant Contact Vs Mailchimp Email Template Building Options

An email is only as good as its design elements. You’ve taken the time to create a headline recipients  can’t..

11 Nov 2019 23 Things Every Marketer Does That You Should Be Doing Too

There are over 5,200 events and meetings every single day in the United States.

As an event marketing director,..

08 Nov 2019 Surprising Ways You Can Sell Tickets With Loyalty Programs

Loyalty programs can be found almost anywhere and everywhere online, used as a clever marketing tactic to bring in..

05 Nov 2019 5 Reasons Payment Plans are Increasing Your Ticket Sales

A big percentage of people reading this article have used payment plans before. Think about paying a student load,..

03 Nov 2019 6 Strategies for Growing your Museum or Art Exhibit Attendance

Running a museum or art gallery is incredibly rewarding. You get to display pieces of culture and keep history..

31 Oct 2019 10 Signs Your Event Needs an Online Ticket Registration

Most event promoters new to the industry don’t know when it’s time to make the change and sell their tickets..

30 Oct 2019 How To Build Event Credibility And Authenticity Using Reviews

People look at customer reviews for almost anything! Business, service, products and even events. A good review..

26 Oct 2019 10 Best Conference Merchandise and Promo Gifts Ideas

Promotional products are the cornerstone of the B2B events industry. From conferences and meetings to keynote..

20 Oct 2019 The Top 5 Best Selling Ticket Packages for Festivals

As providers of ticket solution software, we get to answer a ton of customer questions regarding event tickets.

19 Oct 2019 Securing Educational Sponsors for Your Next School Event

We all know that the B2B event ecosystem survives (and thrives) on sponsors.

These cash injections unlock event..

17 Oct 2019 Event Marketing Lead Generations: 5 Tips for 2020

If you are hesitating with starting an event marketing campaign in order to generate more leads, you shouldn't!..

10 Oct 2019 5 Ways to Increase Student Attendance at School Events

The events industry is always hyped about the latest-and-greatest business event or that star-stuffed concert. But..

09 Oct 2019 The 4 Secrets To Selling Event Tickets With Youtube

In the past, we’ve touched on using Facebook and Twitter to sell tickets, and we still highly recommend both of..

05 Oct 2019 3 Event Ticket Pricing Strategies for Ticket Sales Conversions

Every event planner has two favorite words — “Sold Out.”

Being able to hang that metaphorical sold out sign..

03 Oct 2019 6 Tactics For Promoting An Event Using Guerrilla Marketing

Marketing is one of the most crucial aspects of any kind of business. It is the elementary approach of..

02 Oct 2019 5 Online Strategies For Creating Event Buzz Fast!

When you’re hosting an event, you’ve got to start getting the word out somewhere; the best place to start is..

20 Sep 2019 Creating the Perfect Post-Event Marketing Workflow

You work hard to get people into your event.

Whether you’re running a conference, panel, or major #event, you’ve..

16 Sep 2019 5 Easy Ways to Increase Season Pass Sales

Some events and activities rely on the season pass model. Snowboarding, skiing, and even (recently) movies are all..

04 Sep 2019 Does Selling Merchandise Truly Contribute To Your ROI

Event planning is all about the "b" words— like budget. The bulkier the budget, the bigger, better, and bolder the..

03 Sep 2019 Increase Event Ticket Sales with SMS Marketing (5 tips)

We’re rapidly approaching Fall and Winter — two extremely active seasons for events. Between those Halloween..

31 Aug 2019 11 Tips For Boosting Your SEO Ranking Quickly

Increasing your business’s SEO is just as important as growing your sales and boosting your brand’s presence. It..

23 Aug 2019 How to Boost Your Event Ticket Sales With Influencers

Selling tickets and promoting your event isn’t easy. And sometimes nothing works out. Your social media ads aren’t..

22 Aug 2019 How to Use Facebook Ads to Increase Your Ticket Sales

The events industry supplies over 6 million jobs in the US alone, and each year, there are millions of meetings..

22 Aug 2019 How To Sell More Event Tickets With Twitter

36% of event marketers say that their biggest challenge is registering enough event attendees. When you consider..

20 Aug 2019 5 Things You Didn't Know Were Influencing Ticket Buying Behavior

Marketing your event, selling tickets, and succeeding as an event planner/manager all revolves around one thing — ..

16 Aug 2019 Click Here If You Want To DOMINATE Your CTAs

Selling tickets to your event is all about attention. Everyone wants consumer attention.

Between the 60 million..

15 Aug 2019 Understanding Your Event Ticketing Reports And Stats

When you first dive into your event ticketing reports, you may see some strange language. Between phrases like Box..

10 Aug 2019 Should You Give Out Comp Tickets for Your Business Event?

We all love free stuff. There are massive online communities solely dedicated to getting things for free. The..

09 Aug 2019 5 Landing Page Hacks to Boost Your Ticket Sales

Putting together an engaging, brand-friendly event can unlock layers of value for your business; 81% of marketers..

06 Aug 2019 5 Effective Places To Advertise Your Event Tickets

Organizing an event is filled with challenges. And, filling seats is definitely towards the top of the list...

31 Jul 2019 Top 20 Affordable Event Management Software Of 2019

Looking for the right event management services for your event? Here’s a list of the most affordable event..

29 Jul 2019 Where Are Good Places To Put Sponsorship Ads During Ticket Presales?

Running a successful event requires keen attention to detail, plenty of networking, and some hard work….  okay a..

25 Jul 2019 Are You Using Coupon Codes? Here is Why You Should Be

If you are trying to boost attendance and create additional visibility for your event, consider offering coupon..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Using Ticket Widgets for Your School Website (Lesson 5)

Welcome to our next lesson all about using ticket widgets. If you don’t know what ticket widgets are, you’re in..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Creating Ticket Types for Different School Events (Lesson 3)

What would a ticketing software be without the tickets?! So let’s dive right in and talk about all the packages..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Using Digital Ticketing for Your School (Lesson 1)

Does your school need digital ticketing? Before beginning this course, take this 10 question quiz to see what..

10 Sep 2020 The Virtual Event Planner’s Checklist: How to Ensure a Smooth Sailing Event

Virtual event planning was on the rise well before COVID-19 hit, but now in the wake of the pandemic, it’s setting..

03 Sep 2020 8 Tips for Maintaining Social Distancing at Sporting Events

Is it even possible to maintain proper distancing at a sporting event? Prior to COVID-19, the word social..

19 Aug 2020 How to Use Digital Ticketing for School Sports

What makes up your school's athletic department? Football, soccer, basketball, track, maybe even dance, tennis?..

05 Aug 2020 The Science Behind Crisis Event Planning and Management

Although the pandemic has put the event industry on pause, we’re seeing event professionals coming up with great..

31 Jul 2020 10 Checkout Options to Include in Your School’s Online Registration

With schools around the world transitioning to online learning or hybrid, most are also turning to ticketing to..

26 Jul 2020 9 Things to Remember When Planning a Virtual Conference in 2020

Remote meetings have always been one of the most important elements of enormous events that have many guests (some..

18 Jul 2020 8 Online Activities for Increasing Student-to-Student Interactions

Although education has continued online after the outbreak of COVID-19, the student-to-student connections have..

17 Jul 2020 5 Effective Tricks for Keeping Students’ Attention Online

Online verse in-person teaching. What format is better for keeping students' attention online and delivering an..

17 Jul 2020 20 Tips for Taste and Food Handling Events during COVID-19

Because of the coronavirus, events have transitioned to online and live streamed experiences. But what about taste..

13 Jul 2020 Your COVID Game Plan for Any Future Events

So, what’s next? What’s going to happen over the next few months? When is it safe to start planning more events?..

10 Jul 2020 Do's & Don'ts of Planning Virtual Events During the Coronavirus

In the age of the coronavirus we are seeing a major uptick in the popularity of virtual events due to the..

03 Jul 2020 A Ticketing System for Schools, Graduations and Ceremonies

Annual graduations and award ceremonies are part of the school year; a time to celebrate the students. And of..

01 Jul 2020 6 Tips for a Germ-Free Independence Day Party

Although our extensive battle against the coronavirus still has no end in sight, we remain only human. With..

27 Jun 2020 Your Guide to Planning Events with At-Risk Populations in Mind

Business or branded events can be an effective way to improve employee morale, boost sales, and get a break from..

22 Jun 2020 Understanding Virtual Events and How to Plan Them

The value of interaction on a face-to-face basis will never diminish in the business world. Still, given the..

18 Jun 2020 How to Keep Your Event Goers Updated and Informed During COVID-19 Are you an event planner?  Are you also losing business amidst this pandemic?  Are you worried about keeping up with..
14 Jun 2020 Creating an Assigned Seating Plan for a Safer Event Space

Whether you’re hosting events during the coronavirus pandemic, or planning events post-COVID, you should always..

02 Jun 2020 10 Inclusive Event Types for a Special Needs Audience

The current Coronavirus pandemic and home lockdown has made most of us mentally readjust to the idea of planning..

27 May 2020 3 Major Event Planning Mistakes Made By Beginners

As an event organizer, you need to take care of all the details from tiny to major. But still, it's not always..

26 May 2020 How to Downsize Your Event Size During COVID-19

If you were planning a large event or community gathering in the near future, your plans have probably changed...

24 May 2020 Your Checklist for a Germ-Free Event (From Registration to Last Call)

Due to the coronavirus, the world has been placed on pause. As we start to move forward and slowly recover from ..

23 May 2020 4 Tips for Announcing New Event Safety Protocols

After months of battling the coronavirus pandemic, the world is starting to reopen. Restaurants are accepting..

20 May 2020 3 Virtual Event Planning Mistakes You Don't Want to Make

The current pandemic COVID-19 has changed how many businesses operate. The majority of businesses were forced into..

18 May 2020 Hosting Small Events During the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has taken its toll on a number of industries. Destroying small businesses,..

15 May 2020 8 Tips for Enforcing Social Distancing at Future Events

The coronavirus COVID-19 is changing the world as we know it, especially the event industry. Large crowds, social..

14 May 2020 10 Signs You Should Cancel Your Upcoming Event

As an event planner, your life hasn’t been easy over the past few months. In these uncertain times, it's tough to..

15 Apr 2020 Postponing Your Event? 8 Tips for a Smooth Relaunch

If you are like most event planners, you have postponed an event in the past or will probably postpone an event at..

26 Mar 2020 How to Stay Connected to Customers When Your Event is Postponed

Event schedules have the potential to change for several reasons. There are many different unforeseen events that..

20 Mar 2020 Stay Sane While Planning Events With This Weekly To-Do List

When you work as an event planner, it's normal to feel overwhelmed by all that you need to accomplish.

Whether..

18 Mar 2020 7 Easy Ways to Make Your Event Vegan Friendly

So, are you throwing a party or special event? Then you are probably dreaming of making it as flawless for all..

16 Mar 2020 Keep it Clean: Minimizing Germs at Your Event

It’s official: coronavirus has cemented its front-and-center place in national news. As an event planner, this..

16 Mar 2020 Tips on How to Handle a Cancelled Event

If you have an upcoming event, there is always a chance of cancellation due to bad weather, or situations such as..

14 Mar 2020 10 Things to Do Hours Before Your Event Starts

The event day has arrived - congratulations! It’s time to see all your hard work pay off.

Like many event..

06 Mar 2020 Your Go-To Checklist for Each Phase of Event Planning

When a new event is thrown on your schedule, it's tough to know where to begin the planning process.

We’ve broken..

06 Mar 2020 Your Guide to Creating an Event Planning Strategy

The effort you invest in planning your event is just as important as executing your vision on the big day.  If you..

05 Mar 2020 6 Event Merchandise Products Guests Will Love in 2020

As an event planner, you're always looking for swag bag additions that your guests haven't seen before. Check out..

04 Mar 2020 10 Tasks Event Planners Should Be Delegating to Others

You want your event to be perfect. You know that there’s one person you can trust to get it done right every time..

29 Feb 2020 Everything You Need to Know About Running a Silent Event

A silent event, such as a silent disco, is an event where you have your attendees put on a pair of special..

26 Feb 2020 10 Must-Have Rules for LARP Participants at Your Event

Live action role-play, or LARP, is becoming more popular. One of the most important things you need to have at..

21 Feb 2020 6 Ways to Avoid Being Blindsided By a Vendor Cancelation

A vendor is a company or a person who plays a vital role in the success of your event. Vendors can include DJs,..

15 Feb 2020 5 Wholesale Websites Where Event Planners Can Shop

For event planning, purchasing all the supplies at a reasonable price is one of the more daunting challenges.

..

14 Feb 2020 Here Are 10 Online Resources for Event Planners Just Starting Out

When you are just starting out in the event planning industry, it can be overwhelming. But don’t fear, there are..

14 Feb 2020 Planning a School Reunion? Don’t Forget to Do These 10 Things

Planning a reunion can be a daunting and challenging task, but if you remember to do these 10 things, it'll go off..

07 Feb 2020 5 Signs That Indicate You’re a Natural-Born Event Planner

Event planning is one of the most stressful careers in the world, comparable in stress levels with demanding jobs..

25 Jan 2020 10 Terms & Conditions You Need to Include at Ticket Checkout

Event promoters should know the fact that the terms and conditions of their agreements are of the utmost..

22 Jan 2020 6 Easy Ways to Avoid Lost or Stolen Tickets at an Event Gate

Having event attendees with lost or stolen tickets at the event gate is more common than you think it is. With so..

16 Jan 2020 Hosting Your Startup's First Event? Here's How to Get Results

If you are the head of a startup or in charge of event planning for your new company, there is no shame in seeking..

15 Jan 2020 How to Hire Effectively for Your Upcoming Event

A day in the life of an event planner can be stressful. With organizing vendor payments and deliveries,..

10 Jan 2020 Should Guests RSVP? Here are 4 Reasons Why They Should!

RSVP is the acronym for a French phrase that translates to please respond. It’s standard practice to reply to an ..

21 Dec 2019 10 Revenue Streams You Can Implement For Your Event (For Cheap)

Everyone wants to make more money from an event; that’s a given. Make sure you are taking advantage of all ..

16 Dec 2019 Industry Experts Share Their Top Tips on Event Planning

Planning an event or trying to break into the industry?

These event planners and industry experts have shared..

13 Dec 2019 Your Need-To-Know Guide Before Organizing a Gaming (eSports) Event

eSports has quickly become a billion dollar industry. There were nearly 400 million eSports viewers last year..

10 Dec 2019 4 Ways to Make Sure Your Event Budget Stays On Track

From the gorgeous venue and delicious food, to special guests and exciting entertainment, hosting an event is one..

07 Dec 2019 7 Tips for Cutting Costs and Finding a Cheap Venue

Deciding on the right venue is critical to the success of any event.

If you are on a budget, finding a cheaper..

29 Nov 2019 6 Strategies For Handling Language Barriers At An Event

As event managers, you want to pack your event with as many attendees as possible. Every ticket sold calls for a..

09 Nov 2019 Need An Event Promoter? Here's Where You Look

Is your event coming up? Are your ticket sales not as you’d expected? If you are too swampedto promote your event,..

31 Oct 2019 Are Parent Volunteers Helping Or Harming Their Children?

Involving parents in events for their children sounds so... perfect. The parents get to spend more time with their..

25 Oct 2019 How to Invite and Book the Bands for Your Music Festival

Throwing together a music festival can be an exciting experience filled with plenty of challenges and massive..

25 Oct 2019 Planning A Film Festival? Here's Where To Start

Whether you’re an indie film buff looking to bring a niche group of loyal movie nuts together or you’re an event..

24 Oct 2019 +20 Fields You Should Include on Your Nonprofit's Volunteer Forms

Volunteers are the cogs that make the nonprofit industry function. But let's be honest — volunteers can be a..

23 Oct 2019 An A to Z Guide For Building Your Event Planning Business

Are you finally getting around to building your event planning business? New to the industry? You came to the..

20 Oct 2019 Assigned, Reserved And General Seating - What's The Difference?

Assigned seating, reserved tables, open seating, general admission, why are there so many options?! Before..

18 Oct 2019 6 Steps to Determine How Much Food to Order for Your Event

Did you know that 77% of people say that food is important when they attend an event?

80% admit that they would..

16 Oct 2019 How To Sell More Tickets With Enticing Event Descriptions

It’s confirmed: you've been chosen to deal with everything event promotion, and now it’s your responsibility to..

13 Oct 2019 The Best Wristband Options for Your Event Type

Carnivals, fairs, and concerts all utilize wristbands for tracking attendee entree and further management for..

06 Oct 2019 When Should You Stop Selling Tickets to Your Event?

Time plays an important role in ticket sales. Timing your event tickets to be on sale a few months in advance will..

04 Oct 2019 6 Things to Remember When Planning a Speed Dating Event

If you’re an event planner looking to play Cupid, hosting speed dating nights may be the perfect way to build a..

01 Oct 2019 Lure Customers to Your Food Booth with These Simple Tips

Whether you’re selling the latest-and-greatest food tech, promoting your amazing new cookies and pies, or you’re..

26 Sep 2019 How Many Volunteers Do Events Require? (10 Positions)

Running an event can be an expensive, time-consuming process. Often, you won’t have the resources to onboard..

20 Sep 2019 Why Should I Use Wristbands For My Event? (5 Benefits)

Are you planning on throwing a killer event? Tickets and wristbands are the two most popular ways of tracking..

12 Sep 2019 Regular vs. Presale Tickets: Why You Should Sell Before You Sell

Creating captivating events requires significant cash flow. Between vendors, talent, and venue, event managers..

05 Sep 2019 Top 8 Mandatory Meetings Needed For Event Planning

From deciding on a venue to choosing vendors, planning an event requires a lot of forward-thinking, strategy, and..

04 Sep 2019 5 Ways To Fully Prepare For Bad Outdoor Event Weather

As an event planner, you do a lot of, well, planning. You coordinate the marketing and advertising efforts of your..

30 Aug 2019 Why Most Event Tickets Have a 'No Refund' Policy

One of the most common ticketing questions that most event organizers will run across is this — "why aren't my..

16 Aug 2019 4 Creative Tricks For Keeping Admissions Organized At The Door

The events industry is growing rapidly across business sectors. With over 80% of business leaders agreeing that..

14 Aug 2019 5 Tips for Managing Crowds at Outdoor Theater Events

Outdoor theatre events are hosts to some of the most fun, engaging, and interacting events on the planet.

From..

10 Aug 2019 Should You Give Out Comp Tickets for Your Business Event?

We all love free stuff. There are massive online communities solely dedicated to getting things for free. The..

06 Aug 2019 10 Online Programs that Offer Event Management Certification

Whether you’re trying to break into event management or you’re an established event manager that needs a boost,..

02 Aug 2019 5 Free Volunteer Sign Up Software For Events

Whether you’re a nonprofit or a business looking for a little help with their latest event, finding volunteers is..

31 Jul 2019 7 Engagement Strategies To Try At Corporate Events

If you are planning a corporate event in the near future, there are a few things you can do to make the time more..

24 Jul 2019 How Far Out Should You Start Planning for Your Event?

If you are planning an event, you should allow yourself an adequate amount of time to get all of your preparations..

24 Jul 2019 How to Become an Event Planner With No Prior Experience

Trying to break into the event planning industry with no experience can feel like running into a brick wall at..

23 Jul 2019 Purchasing Event Insurance For The First Time? Follow These Steps!

Before you make concrete plans for your next event, takes some time to think about purchasing event insurance...

19 Jul 2019 A Step-By-Step Guide for Admitting People into Your Event

It’s the day of the big event and it’s up to you to make sure the admissions process goes smoothly.

If you..

17 Jul 2019 Important Event Equipment You Will Need For Admitting Guests

Event planning requires plenty of thought and effort from concept to execution. One of the most important details..

15 Jul 2019 5 Questions To Ask Before Hiring Event Security

Most events will require you to hire security and may even be a requirement to obtain an insurance policy for the..

11 Jul 2019 Where To Find Wholesale Event Planning Supplies

Anyone who works within the event planning industry knows that saving money when possible is important to help..

09 Jul 2019 7 Benefits Of Using A Ticketing Software For Your Event

Investing in a ticketing software can offer several benefits for any event; the question is do you need it? If you..

03 Jul 2019 10 Permits that are Required for Planning an Event

When planning an event, organizers must be well-informed about all the necessary permits needed for events well in..

02 Jul 2019 Who Do You Need on Your Event Planning Team?

Successful event planning is not a solo act. It requires the efforts of a talented team of individuals and a high..

01 Jul 2019 Planning Your First Event? Here's What You Should Know

Are you about to plan your first event?

Whether your event is a concert, fair, festival, performance, art..

19 Jun 2019 10 Steps For Effectively Cross-Training Employees

Businesses that have a limited number of employees, or want to maximize the effectiveness and value of its current..

11 Jun 2019 Your Checklist for Organizing a Sustainable Event

With sustainability taking the world by storm, waste-generating events are things of the past. In a world of..

05 Jun 2019 How To Start Planning For A Carnival: Everything You Need To Know

Many schools, churches, cities, towns, and other organizations have generated much-needed funds by having a..

04 Jun 2019 5 Benefits To Selling Merchandise Online Vs At Your Event

Traditionally, merchandise is bought and sold at the event space, whether it be at a performance, concert,..

22 May 2019 Top 5 Best Selling Merchandise For 2019

What is one thing every guests feels they have to get before leaving an event?

PROOF they were there!

Meaning..

15 May 2019 The Dos and Don'ts of Planning a Conference

Perhaps you are considering planning a conference, or you are planning one right now?

If that is the case,..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Using Ticket Widgets for Your School Website (Lesson 5)

Welcome to our next lesson all about using ticket widgets. If you don’t know what ticket widgets are, you’re in..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Using Ticket Pricing Rules and ID Coupon Codes (Lesson 4)

If you’re just tuning in, welcome to our free course on using digital ticketing for school events. Jump to the..

21 Sep 2020 Choosing a Virtual Event Platform (Finding the Right One for You)

For a long time, physical arenas were the go-to-place for holding an event or concert or company meetings. You..

18 Sep 2020 How to Use Audience Research to Create Engaging Video Content

Video content gives you an excellent opportunity to get your message across in a way that gets the most out of..

17 Sep 2020 Creating an Event Mobile App? 5 Reasons You Should use React Native

There go the days when it was required to spend lots of money to develop native apps because React Native is here..

15 Sep 2020 Purplepass Partners with Modern Tribe for Ticket Management in WordPress

We are excited to announce our new partnership with Modern Tribe, a digital solutions platform! Event planners can..

09 Sep 2020 Why Every Team of Planners Should be Using an Event Management App

Organizing an event is not easy. Managing an event is an enormous task that is immensely challenging, involving..

14 Aug 2020 5 Vendini Alternative Ticketing Solutions with Similar Features

AudienceView, an online ticketing solution, acquired the popular ticketing software known as Vendini back in..

03 Jul 2020 Why Every Event Needs to Be Using a Ticket Registration

You might be on the fence about the benefits of selling your tickets online. Last year you sold at the gate or..

22 Jun 2020 Understanding Virtual Events and How to Plan Them

The value of interaction on a face-to-face basis will never diminish in the business world. Still, given the..

11 Jun 2020 16 Tips for Promoting and Live Streaming Your DJ Sets

Promoting a music event, especially one headlined by a DJ, used to be quite the challenge. Now, thanks to the..

09 Jun 2020 10 ways COVID-19 is Transforming the Tech Landscape for Good

COVID has turned the world upside down. To be honest, our reality right now seems to be plucked from a science..

04 Jun 2020 Best Purplepass Tools for Staying In Touch with Guests during COVID-19

By now, every event planner out there is ready to leave the remote work behind and get back out into the world of..

21 May 2020 5 Time Management Apps for Efficient Remote Work

Are you always late at work? Do you keep missing project deadlines?

Given you are reading this blog, I will take..

19 May 2020 Top Tools in 2020 for Improving Remote Collaboration and Communication

"Technology now allows people to connect anytime, anywhere, to anyone in the world, from almost any device. This..

08 May 2020 Taking Your Live Event Virtual? Follow these 10 Steps

When you decide to take your live event virtual, it's hard to know where to start. Follow these ten steps to..

30 Apr 2020 30 Quick Tips for Hosting a Virtual Event

1. Select a reliable streaming service such as Ustream, Facebook Live, Livestream, InterCall or ON24 depending on..

29 Apr 2020 5 Tips for Running Productive Online Meetings During Quarantine

Digital meetings have taken the business world by storm as entire organizations are moving online in an attempt to

21 Apr 2020 7 Lifesaving Apps for Event Planners

It wasn’t long ago when event planners relied on word-of-mouth advertising along with ads in newspapers,..

21 Apr 2020 Send Emails Directly to Your Customers Using Purplepass

Purplepass' Email Customers tool can be found within your promoter account. This tool allows users to create,..

26 Mar 2020 10 Benefits of Having an Online Registration for Virtual Events

Every virtual event relies on their online platforms. A solid registration is just as important as your live..

16 Mar 2020 How to Switch Your Event From Live to 100% Online

Struggling to transition your in-person event to an online experience? While it's tough to make the switch, it’s..

11 Mar 2020 13 Ways Small Businesses can Protect their Client Data

It takes time for businesses to build trust with their customers. It's not an easy process, but if they happen to..

29 Feb 2020 Top 10 Conference Software for Interactive Video Calling

Conference calls are becoming the go-to for an efficient and effective meeting setup online. However, when you..

28 Feb 2020 Email Invites Going Straight to Spam? Try These Five Tips

It’s an event planners nightmare: you work hard to send out email invitations to people who have shown interest in..

27 Feb 2020 How To Create an Interactive Event Using Social Walls

Social walls are a modern day solution used by social media managers to enhance social interactions at ..

18 Feb 2020 Understanding Your WordPress Database and How To Optimize It

Experts and beginners choose WordPress as the most preferred content management system, and its popularity keeps..

14 Feb 2020 Here Are 10 Online Resources for Event Planners Just Starting Out

When you are just starting out in the event planning industry, it can be overwhelming. But don’t fear, there are..

13 Feb 2020 Transforming Your Event into a Virtual One in 6 Steps

Nowadays, there is no need to limit your event to traditional brick-and-mortar facilities. It is now possible to..

13 Feb 2020 Top 5 Ticketing Softwares in 2020 for Events on a Budget

Ticketing software has become more advanced than ever and is an increasing necessity for event planners.

If you..

05 Feb 2020 Ticket Package Deals Guests Will Love and So Will Your Wallet

One big event planning challenge is getting your ticket price right. By offering ticket package deals, you can..

03 Feb 2020 WordPress .com vs .org: Which One Should I Use for My Event Website?

Over 35% of the internet is powered by WordPress. It’s BY FAR the most popular content management system (CMS) on..

01 Feb 2020 10 WordPress Plugins for Building a User-Friendly Event Website

WordPress is a great way to create an event website and with certain plugins, it makes it even easier. Here is our..

29 Jan 2020 7 Ways to Build Effective Post-Event Surveys

Phew! Your event is finally over. You spent months parkouring around vendor tech, sponsors, attendees, and venues ..

28 Jan 2020 How the Trend Gamification Is Changing Events In 2020

From Candy Crush to Fortnite, video games have overtaken movies and TV and movies as America’s favorite..

22 Jan 2020 6 Easy Ways to Avoid Lost or Stolen Tickets at an Event Gate

Having event attendees with lost or stolen tickets at the event gate is more common than you think it is. With so..

20 Jan 2020 7 Innovative Trend Predictions for Event Management in 2020

Because of social media, new technologies and changes in customer behavior, 2019 has brought a lot of new trends..

17 Jan 2020 How Will Guests Receive Their Tickets? 3 Recommended Delivery Options

One of the many decisions you have to make as an event organizer is the ticket delivery method for your attendees.

14 Jan 2020 Top 10 Favorite 'Zaps' for Busy Event Planners (Zapier Workflows)

With over 51% of companies turning towards marketing automation, automating key components of your tech stack is..

10 Jan 2020 5 Web Analytics Reports You Need To Understand Your Ticket Sales

Over 30% of marketers say that having access to key data for analysis is the single most useful way to understand..

04 Jan 2020 5 Free HubSpot Marketing Tools Event Planners Should Be Using

Trying to create an amazing event on a budget? Do you want to use fancy marketing tools without a fancy marketing..

03 Jan 2020 Top 15 Email Marketing Integrations in 2020 (Includes Pricing Plans)

Email marketing is one of the most powerful tools you can use for your business. Finding the right email marketing..

02 Jan 2020 5 Popular eCommerce Integrations that Make Selling Online Easy

The e-commerce software you use will not only impact your experience, but your customers' as well. It's important..

30 Dec 2019 Boost Event Conversions With These 4 Check Out Questionnaires

When looking to increase your conversion rate and boost revenue, it’s necessary to take customer feedback into..

27 Dec 2019 Using WordPress for Event Websites: the Good and the Bad

If you are on the fence as to whether WordPress will help promote your event, you are not alone. Plenty of event ..

13 Dec 2019 Use SMS Marketing as Reminders for Effective Event Marketing

In today’s world, it’s getting harder to distinguish if we’re talking to a human or a robot. Living in reality or..

13 Dec 2019 Your Need-To-Know Guide Before Organizing a Gaming (eSports) Event

eSports has quickly become a billion dollar industry. There were nearly 400 million eSports viewers last year..

09 Dec 2019 4 Ways to Build SEO that Attracts (Converts) Event Attendees

So, you’re hosting an event! Congrats. Now let’s jump into your SEO. 

No matter if it’s an industry conference or..

03 Dec 2019 7 Apps for Finding Last Minute Event Tickets And Deals

Purchasing last minute event tickets is easier than you think when you use one of these free ticket finding apps..

30 Nov 2019 Create And Promote Your Event In Minutes On Meetup

You have a fantastic event planned – great for getting your local community members involved.  The problem is..

28 Nov 2019 6 Ticketing Trends Changing The Event Industry In 2020

It’s almost 2020! 🥳🎉🎊 At Purplepass, we’ve had an incredible year of successful events, new customers, and..

27 Nov 2019 4 Ways to Hack Your Event ROI With Ticket Add-ons

Merchandise can be a serious game-changer for your event. It creates an entire revenue stream that can absolutely..

25 Nov 2019 20 Free Online Event Management Tools for Every Budget Planner

Planning an event can exhaust a person and there is a lot that needs to be taken into account 24/7 leading up to..

22 Nov 2019 5 Tips For Handling Common Security Issues in Event Management

One important part of event planning is risk management. The risks that can fall upon the guests, staff, and..

17 Nov 2019 Ticket Affiliate Marketing | A New Way To Sell Tickets

Over 35% of event planners say that registering enough guests is their #1 challenge. As event marketers, we’re..

16 Nov 2019 Evensi vs. Eventful Event Promotion Services Comparison

With so many ways to promote your event, it helps to know about the different event promotion services available. ..

12 Nov 2019 Constant Contact Vs Mailchimp Email Template Building Options

An email is only as good as its design elements. You’ve taken the time to create a headline recipients  can’t..

11 Nov 2019 What Causes the Price of Festival Tickets to Rise?

If you noticed ticket prices for the last festival you attended were skyrocketing, it’s part of the global..

05 Nov 2019 5 Reasons Payment Plans are Increasing Your Ticket Sales

A big percentage of people reading this article have used payment plans before. Think about paying a student load,..

31 Oct 2019 10 Signs Your Event Needs an Online Ticket Registration

Most event promoters new to the industry don’t know when it’s time to make the change and sell their tickets..

19 Oct 2019 4 Event Promotion Apps Every Budget Planner Needs to Be Using

In the events industry, you always have to be on top of your game.

You need to know where customers are actively..

11 Oct 2019 Ticket Scanning Equipment Recommended for All Event Sizes
It’s a complicated game trying to figure out what equipment is necessary and everything you might need at your..
28 Sep 2019 Why Event Planners Should Consider Using PayPal Processing

Selling a ticket is like unlocking a little treasure chest filled with event-transforming goodies. Your ticket..

26 Sep 2019 6 Discovery Sites For Finding DJs In Your Location

Every event is different. Sometimes, an event needs extra hors d’oeuvres and bubbly, and other times you need a..

25 Sep 2019 How To Run A Successful Webinar In 6 Steps Or Less

A webinar is an online class session or a virtually conducted seminar, developed to educate the participants on a..

25 Sep 2019 5 Ways to Use Apple's Wallet App for Event Marketing

With today's advancing technology, there’s just no need for printing paper tickets to attend events anymore. It’s..

20 Sep 2019 Creating the Perfect Post-Event Marketing Workflow

You work hard to get people into your event.

Whether you’re running a conference, panel, or major #event, you’ve..

19 Sep 2019 Your Guide to Choosing a Software for Email Marketing Automation

Efficient automation and personalization are keys to any successful email marketing campaign. Automation..

19 Sep 2019 6 Design Elements For User-Friendly Event Websites

We all know what we want from our website, but figuring out how to make that happen is a whole different story...

11 Sep 2019 5 Ways to Avoid Getting Scammed Buying Event Tickets

The ticketing industry is filled with fakers. And we’re not talking about the people; we’re talking about the..

10 Sep 2019 RFID Ticket Benefits: Event Technology You Need

Event organizers, planners, and promoters have their hands full throughout the entire process of event planning...

07 Sep 2019 Will Call vs. Print-At-Home Ticket Comparison

$10.3 billion worth of event tickets are expected to be purchased online this year, 2019.

In other words, people..

06 Sep 2019 6 Elements Every Successful Promo Video MUST Have (with examples)

Video marketing is a fantastic way to promote your event across all digital channels. But, knowing that you need..

28 Aug 2019 Fight Ticket Fraud with These 5 Security Measures

Did you know that 12% of people that try to purchase tickets end up getting scammed? Fake tickets make up a..

27 Aug 2019 8 Trends Taking Over Event Technology In 2019

Technology innovations have taken the event industry by storm and it’s moving into the future in leaps and bounds;..

13 Aug 2019 7 Tips On Successfully Implementing New Event Technology

Mistakes often happen when new tech is introduced on events. There are many opportunities for things to go wrong,..

08 Aug 2019 Should You be Using Digital or Physical Event Tickets?

You’re in the middle of planning your latest event. After hours of hard work, you finally got all the vendors you..

07 Aug 2019 2019 Emerging Event Technology Trends For Conferences

Hosting a conference or business event can be a challenging experience without the right tools. There are many..

02 Aug 2019 5 Free Volunteer Sign Up Software For Events

Whether you’re a nonprofit or a business looking for a little help with their latest event, finding volunteers is..

01 Aug 2019 10 Ways to Personalize Your Event Registration Process

You got people to your event page. They clicked to purchase tickets.

You got another sale!!

Actually, not yet...

31 Jul 2019 Top 20 Affordable Event Management Software Of 2019

Looking for the right event management services for your event? Here’s a list of the most affordable event..

30 Jul 2019 10 Software Discounts for Nonprofit Events

Operating a nonprofit can pose a real challenge both financially and logistically.

That is why you should take..

23 Jul 2019 The Difference Between a Boca Printer and a Regular Printer

Event ticket printing is necessary for events across the globe, but for quality and appearance, Boca ticket..

18 Jul 2019 3G,4G, & 5G Internet: What Is The Difference?

When we refer to 3G, 4G, and 5G, we are referring to the speed of a mobile internet connection. These speeds refer..

17 Jul 2019 Using Built-In Ticket Scanners Verse Wireless Ones

When it comes to ticket scanners, you can either use a built-in connected scanner, or go with a hand-held..

09 Jul 2019 7 Benefits Of Using A Ticketing Software For Your Event

Investing in a ticketing software can offer several benefits for any event; the question is do you need it? If you..

01 Jul 2019 The Complete List Of Technology To Use At Your Next Event

As you plan for your event, there’s always something to think about– marketing, promotional items, scheduling to..

05 Jun 2019 5 Effective Sharing Technology Trends in 2019

Business is more competitive than ever thanks to developments in marketing and brand visibility available to..

04 Jun 2019 5 Benefits To Selling Merchandise Online Vs At Your Event

Traditionally, merchandise is bought and sold at the event space, whether it be at a performance, concert,..

04 Jun 2019 Tab M Point-Of-Sales Mobile Box Office

Designed to turn your mobile devices into a powerful point-of-sales solution, the Tab M credit card swipe might be..

03 Jun 2019 11 Event Analytics You Need To Know

Working in the event industry requires organization and in depth-insights to stay on top of your current marketing..

23 May 2019 6 Benefits Of Hosting A Hybrid Event or Meeting

You can shop online, get groceries delivered to your doorstep, and now you can watch events live, without ever..

09 May 2019 5 Ways to Increase Productivity While Working Remote

Today’s work environments have changed drastically in the last decade, which is why people can work remote more..

24 Apr 2019 The Benefits of Using Your Own Merchant Account for Your Event

If you aren't familiar with a merchant account and why you might need one for your events, keep reading!

A..

23 Apr 2019 3 Tips For Using Daily Deals On Your Next Event

If you aren't familiar with the term "daily deals" I guarantee you've used them before when online shopping. Daily..

23 Apr 2019 Working With Daily Deal Sites Pros and Cons

Most of us are familiar with Groupon, a site that allows you to find deals in your area; 40% off at your favorite..

13 Mar 2019 Creating the Perfect Event Planning Portfolio

Job hunting isn’t just about having a resume anymore. You need a cover letter and any resources to provide proof..

13 Mar 2019 Why Event Planners Should Be Using SurveyMonkey

There are a variety of helpful tools available to event planners that can let them monitor guest satisfaction,..

12 Feb 2019 Facial Recognition For Events: Pros And Cons

One of the hottest new trends in event planning is incorporating facial recognition technology into the..

22 Sep 2020 Free Course: Using Digital Ticketing for Your School (Lesson 1)

Does your school need digital ticketing? Before beginning this course, take this 10 question quiz to see what..

15 Sep 2020 Purplepass Partners with Modern Tribe for Ticket Management in WordPress

We are excited to announce our new partnership with Modern Tribe, a digital solutions platform! Event planners can..

10 Sep 2020 Affordable Digital Ticketing for Schools and Education

Purplepass Ticketing, an event management software for different industries and events, offers a discount to all..

04 Sep 2020 Why Schools are Making the Transition to Digital Ticketing

The coronavirus has forever altered our state of mind and everyday living. Germs. Viruses. This is all we can..

28 Aug 2020 Purplepass vs Ticketleap 2020 Comparison

Each section provides a detailed comparison between Purplepass and Ticketleap, both platforms being a digital..

20 Aug 2020 5 Online Resources for the Arts (and Artists) during COVID-19

The Coronavirus pandemic has substantially affected all aspects of our world, including the arts and cultural..

14 Aug 2020 5 Vendini Alternative Ticketing Solutions with Similar Features

AudienceView, an online ticketing solution, acquired the popular ticketing software known as Vendini back in..

05 Aug 2020 New Venue Tool Lets Promoters Save Any Address for Future Events

Due to customer feedback and demand for the functionality, we have added the new Venue Address tool accessible in..

26 Jun 2020 Purplepass Users Get Free 24/7 Phone Support for their Guests 

What if I told you, you could not only get an affordable ticket registration, but free phone support and client..

19 Jun 2020 A School Registration Software for Classes and Events during COVID

Ticketing isn’t just for concerts, fairs and festivals. The coronavirus has had tremendous effects on how our..

05 Jun 2020 How to Use Purplepass to Collect Donations for Your Organization

Purplepass is an event management software and registration platform for conducting ticket sales. However,..

18 May 2020 Hosting Small Events During the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has taken its toll on a number of industries. Destroying small businesses,..

15 May 2020 8 Tips for Enforcing Social Distancing at Future Events

The coronavirus COVID-19 is changing the world as we know it, especially the event industry. Large crowds, social..

28 Apr 2020 What's Next For Event Planners Post COVID-19?

We’re living in uncertain times. As an event planner, it's hard to know what’s next as the world moves towards..

21 Apr 2020 Send Emails Directly to Your Customers Using Purplepass

Purplepass' Email Customers tool can be found within your promoter account. This tool allows users to create,..

19 Apr 2020 The CARES Act is Here to Help Event Planners

The CARES Act is an acronym for Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security. This program provides helpful..

26 Mar 2020 Steps You Should Follow When Offering a Ticket Refund

In these uncertain times, you may have made the tough decision to cancel your event. While this is unfortunate,..

26 Mar 2020 Purplepass Waives Service Fees on Donations during COVID-19 Pandemic

During these challenging times, Purplepass is offering promoters the chance to set up and collect donations for..

16 Mar 2020 Coronavirus and Your Events: Here's What You Should Know

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) is sweeping headlines around the world - why? Because it’s new, dangerous and we are..

16 Mar 2020 Tips on How to Handle a Cancelled Event

If you have an upcoming event, there is always a chance of cancellation due to bad weather, or situations such as..

15 Mar 2020 Purplepass' Refund Options for Cancelled Events

These things happen! If you need to cancel your event, don't worry, Purplepass makes it easy to cancel,..

27 Nov 2019 4 Ways to Hack Your Event ROI With Ticket Add-ons

Merchandise can be a serious game-changer for your event. It creates an entire revenue stream that can absolutely..

13 Oct 2019 The Best Wristband Options for Your Event Type

Carnivals, fairs, and concerts all utilize wristbands for tracking attendee entree and further management for..

12 Oct 2019 Ticket Solution: Selling Assigned Seating Tickets At The Gate
Having a venue with assigned seats can be your solution to eliminating the chaos of guests searching for seats or..
11 Oct 2019 Ticket Scanning Equipment Recommended for All Event Sizes
It’s a complicated game trying to figure out what equipment is necessary and everything you might need at your..
28 Sep 2019 Why Event Planners Should Consider Using PayPal Processing

Selling a ticket is like unlocking a little treasure chest filled with event-transforming goodies. Your ticket..

25 Jun 2019 Using Purplepass' Guest List for Ticket Giveaways

If you are thinking of running a giveaway, that means you need to see a boost in ticket sales. Am I right?..

04 Jun 2019 Tab M Point-Of-Sales Mobile Box Office

Designed to turn your mobile devices into a powerful point-of-sales solution, the Tab M credit card swipe might be..

21 May 2019 Purplepass' New Custom Delivery Text Feature

Every event is different; different location, theme, venue, requirements, options, etc. So it's unfair for ticket..

17 May 2019 Purplepass' Flexible Ticket Stock Ordering Options

Exciting things are happening over here at team Purplepass', including the change in our full color ticket stock..

17 May 2019 Purplepass' Wristband Pricing & Customization Options

If you don't want traditional tickets, you can always turn to wristbands for a faster admissions process. ..

09 May 2019 Stay Connected with Purplepass' Facebook Integration

Roughly 68% of Americans use Facebook, and that's just in the United States. According to Hootsuite, 2.23 billion..

30 Apr 2019 What is a Flex Pass and How Does it Work?

Almost everyone is familiar or has even purchased a season pass before. Season passes are great for guests that..

24 Apr 2019 The Benefits of Using Your Own Merchant Account for Your Event

If you aren't familiar with a merchant account and why you might need one for your events, keep reading!

A..

20 Mar 2019 Medieval Event Ticketing Built for Renaissance Fairs

The Renaissance was a period of the revival of classical learning and wisdom, a chance for scholars and the..

19 Mar 2019 Purplepass's Email Integration Mailing List Options Released Purplepass’s email integration options , MailChimp and Constant Contact, now lets you create separate mailing lists..
12 Mar 2019 How to Submit a Guest Post For Our Blog

We want to hear what you have to say. Below is a short informational post with the guidelines for submitting your..

21 Jan 2019 Purplepass Marketing Options And Services

Even after you find a registration, the hard part isn't over.

You need to get the word out about your event and..

21 Jan 2019 Understanding Purplepass' Account Payments, Processing and Fees

The big questions for event planners are usually about payments, taxes, service fees, deposits etc. anything to do..

21 Jan 2019 Purplepass' Partner Access for Multiple Users

Have you ever faced this challenge before?

You need to create an event account and have someone manage just that..

11 Jan 2019 Purplepass Support and Onsite Help At Your Next Event

Getting the right help you need from your ticketing service can be a hit or miss. Not all companies have what you..

10 Jan 2019 Purplepass Assigned Seating Options and Maps

The first question to ask is will your event be needing assigned seating?

This can be a tough decision to make..

08 Jan 2019 A Free Event Ticketing Software To Use For Your Events

 

Why are people calling Purplepass one of the easiest ticketing softwares around?? It’s simple. The process of..

04 Jan 2019 How You Can Use SMS Marketing for Your Next Event

On average, we check our phones 85 times per day. 85 times!! That is a pretty good number and means more open..

04 Jan 2019 The Only Ticketing Solution With SMS Marketing

SMS marketing is just another word from text messaging or marketing through texting. It has become a popular way..

09 Nov 2018 Event Ticketing for High Schools, Universities and Education

When ticketing comes to mind you think of concerts, festivals, and fairs, but most companies fail to address..

07 Nov 2018 Event Registration With No Contracts and Low Fees

  

Purplepass Ticketing is not only easy to use, but requires no contracts to sign up and has lower fees than..

11 Oct 2018 ACTION REQUIRED: Authorize.net

IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED

10/11/2018

If you currently use Authorize.net as your gateway, then please review the..

04 Sep 2018 Event Registration: Your Secret Weapon to Event Planning

If you are using the right event registration, stress should be lifted off your shoulders, not weighing you down..

29 Aug 2018 How Your Registration Can Determine the Success of Your Event

One of the first interactions that your guests experience for your event is the registration process. This is..

17 Aug 2018 IOS APP 2.4.2 released!

Purplepass Pro app version 2.4.2 has been released with new updates and improvements to easily turn your iPhone or..

14 Aug 2018 Purplepass Overview: Features, Benefits and more!

A quick overview of Purplepass Ticketing and what we can offer you to ensure a successful event!

Platforms..

09 Aug 2018 Now Offering Live Chat Support

 

Purplepass is now offering Live Chat Support accessible to promoters when they are inside their Purplepass..

01 Aug 2018 Free or Cheap Integrations to Grow Your Event

Purplepass Ticketing has different integration options allowing your event to get the free exposure it deserves...

26 Jul 2018 New Integration Options

 

Purplepass Ticketing has different integration options allowing your event to get the free exposure it..

07 Oct 2017 Purplepass Pro Now Available in the App Store!

Event organizers, promoters, and venues – Turn your iOS devices into your new mobile box office power house.

..

29 Sep 2017 Price reduction on our new full color ticket stock!

We are offering full color ticket stock now at $0.15 per ticket.

You might have just noticed we just released..

14 Jul 2017 Sell Concessions, Merch, and More!

Have you ever wanted to manage and track your day  of sales for merch, concessions, or maybe even ride tickets?

..

20 Jun 2017 More Control of Recurring Events and Day of Stats

Recurring Event We added a major new feature which allows for custom schedules on recurring events. The main..

16 Jun 2017 New Ticket Stock Option: Full Color Custom Tickets

Dial up the “Awesome” with our new full color ticket stock option.  In addition to our tried and true thermal..

01 Jun 2017 Purplepass Has a New Instagram!

Check out our new Instagram!

You will get the latest scoop on the newest events to our page, and also learn about..

11 May 2017 Added Custom Controls Plus New Features to Coupon Codes and Stats

Stats to the Edit Event Page We added stats to the Edit event page. So when you are editing your event, it will..

19 Apr 2017 New Flex Pass Feature Puts Customers In Control

Our new flex pass allows customers to choose their own custom combination of events for their pass.

This works..

05 Apr 2017 Admin Features You Will Love!

Ticket Transfer

Do you often have customers looking to change their date or exchange their tickets for a different..

15 Sep 2016 New Upgrade: Guest List Management

Import feature for guest list

There is a feature in Purplepass where you can upload mass quantities of guest..

25 Aug 2016 New Upgrade: Kiosk Mode For Scanners And iPad Terminals

Updates to wireless scanners and POS systems to operate as continuous scanning Kiosk mode

This feature keeps the..

11 Aug 2016 New Upgrade: Advanced Ticket Widgets And Customization Options

Calendar Widget

In the Ticket Widgets section of Purplepass (Tools > Ticket Widgets), you can choose to generate a..

15 Jul 2016 New Upgrade: Advanced Coupon Code Options And Divider Labels

Updates to coupons

There are a few updates to the coupon code options you can choose when editing your event. One..

17 May 2016 New Upgrade: Support Staff Notes and Advanced Ticketing Options

Memos for telephone staff

When creating or editing your event, you can choose an option to leave a note for the..

13 May 2016 New Upgrade: Partner/Affiliate Stats Filtering

Filter stats for partners to show only the partner’s tracking link

When a partner uses a tracking link to generate..

13 Apr 2016 New Partnership between Purplepass and the Newport Boat Show Signals Smooth Sailing for Future Events

Newport, RI, April 12, 2016

 

The Newport Exhibition Group has partnered with Purplepass Ticketing for the Newport..

11 Apr 2016 New Upgrade: Box office Data Collection And Advanced Customization

Data collection in box office

One of the newest settings in Purplepass’ box office software is the ability to set..

22 Mar 2016 New Upgrade: Partial Refunds And Reassigning Seats

Partial Refunds

Purplepass can now refund individual tickets. You simply need to contact us with the order number..

01 Mar 2016 How to Create Custom Checkout Questionnaires

Use custom checkout questions to create questionnaires for surveying guests during the checkout process...

20 Feb 2016 Assigned Seating Updates

Pictures of seats instead of circles to represent seats

You can choose between pictures of seats and circles for..

17 Feb 2016 New iPad POS System and Wireless Scanners

IPAD POS (POINT OF SALE) SYSTEM

With the iPad POS solution, organizers and event staff can sell tickets, search..

28 Jan 2016 Season Pass & Packages feature + more

SEASON PASS AND PACKAGES FEATURE

Purplepass provides event organizers the ability to offer a season pass or..

08 Sep 2015 New Third-Party Payout Options

DIRECT THIRD-PARTY PAYOUT OPTIONS

We recently added a great new feature that allows you to easily set where the..

28 May 2014 New Upgrade: Promoter Direct Sales

Promoter direct sales At one time or another, you have likely seen the alert saying you cannot purchase tickets as..

14 May 2014 New Upgrade: Coupon Code Updates

Coupon code updates  There is nothing new about creating coupon codes. For many of you, coupon codes are a normal..

06 May 2014 Assigned Seating Suite Of Features Released

 

If you have not already noticed, assigned seating has come to Purplepass. You now have the power to create..

16 Feb 2014 New Upgrade: Group & Package Tickets

Group & package tickets We have recently released some great new features that allow you to create special ticket..

24 Aug 2013 New Upgrade: Smartphone & Tablet apps (2013)

Smartphone & Tablet Apps You can now turn your iPhone or Android into a complete box office powerhouse - Scan &..

12 Aug 2013 New Facebook integration (2013)

Advanced Facebook Features

We are very excited to announce yet another set of fantastic features that will help..

21 Feb 2013 Support For PayPal Added (2013)

PayPal Integration

We are pleased to announce that you can now use PayPal to accept payments from customers. By..

19 Oct 2011 New Upgrade: Purplepass Goes Cloud-Based (2011)

We know you are asking yourself what the heck clouds have to do with event ticketing. The answer is very simple -..

20 Sep 2011 New Upgrade: Box Office Interface (2011)

You now have a complete box office solution built into your Purplepass account. You can now manage and check in..

02 Sep 2011 New Upgrade: New Ticket Stock Colors (2011)

We sat down with our production team a while back to discuss the idea of additional ticket stock colors. Today we..

30 Aug 2011 Purplepass 2.0 Released (2011)

If you haven't already checked it out, please visit Purplepass.com! In our effort to continually push the envelope..

24 Aug 2011 New Upgrade: RSVP & Free Events

If you didn't already know, even if you are doing a free event or just collecting RSVPs, you will still be able to..

17 Jul 2010 New Upgrade: Wireless Scanner Updates (2010)

We are very excited to announced that a new version of the Purplepass wireless scanner software has been..

05 Sep 2020 When to Consider Getting an Intern for Your Events?

Have you thought about bringing on an intern or two, but never felt you entirely needed the help?

We’ve put..

22 Aug 2020 7 Ways to Add More Natural Light into Your Office & Boost Productivity

According to research published by Future Workplace, a HR advisory and research firm, access to natural light and..

07 Aug 2020 How to Work Effectively from Home: 20 Tips for Every Professional

Jobs working from home are gaining more and more popularity thanks to the current situation in the world. Online..

07 Aug 2020 10 Mental Health Tips for Professionals Working from Home

Even before the coronavirus, data from a US census showed about 5% of workers in the US worked from home in 2017...

23 Jul 2020 11 Procedures that Could Make Reopening Schools Possible

How soon are schools opening back up? Will our students ever return to an in-person learning, hands-on experience?..

23 Jul 2020 Financial Do’s and Don’ts During the Coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic is undoubtedly the most severe single-health crisis of the last century and the greatest..

18 Jul 2020 8 Online Activities for Increasing Student-to-Student Interactions

Although education has continued online after the outbreak of COVID-19, the student-to-student connections have..

13 Jul 2020 Networking During a Virtual Event: 7 Best Practices

Virtual events are increasingly becoming more and more a part of our lives. Although they do not provide a..

25 Jun 2020 The Effects of COVID-19 on Small Businesses and their SEO

The novel coronavirus pandemic will contribute from a complete shutdown to a significant increase in purchases in..

19 Jun 2020 How to Score Your First Client as an Event Planner

The first time is always the most difficult. Starting off, especially in a highly competitive space, can be..

18 Jun 2020 10 Ways to Switch Up Your Work from Home Routine

With every job, it's easy to find yourself caught in a rut. Habits develop overtime without us ever realizing we..

07 Jun 2020 How Small Businesses are Using Crowdfunding for Support During COVID-19

We have seen a severe lockdown worldwide due to the coronavirus pandemic. Most of the businesses, whether small or..

21 May 2020 5 Time Management Apps for Efficient Remote Work

Are you always late at work? Do you keep missing project deadlines?

Given you are reading this blog, I will take..

29 Apr 2020 How to Maximize Your Event Results with Interns

Now that the economy is taking a nosedive, this is the perfect time to give interns the chance to work on your..

28 Apr 2020 What's Next For Event Planners Post COVID-19?

We’re living in uncertain times. As an event planner, it's hard to know what’s next as the world moves towards..

22 Apr 2020 Transforming Your Home into an Educational Space (5 Tips!)

More and more parents are choosing to bring learning back into the home every year. Whether you're exploring..

21 Apr 2020 5 Steps to Turning Your Home into an Office Space

Working from home is an increasingly popular way to work, especially during the current crisis of COVID-19...

21 Mar 2020 6 Tips for Effective Team Communication from Home

Your team is working from home - what now? It can take some time for you and your team to adjust to life out of..

19 Mar 2020 How to Turn Your Home Space into a Remote Office

Working from home is easier said than done for many. When you’re home, distractions abound, especially if family..

12 Mar 2020 Boost Staff Morale Before, During, and After Your Event

Employee happiness goes a long way in creating a stellar event experience for your guests. Check out these six..

04 Mar 2020 10 Tasks Event Planners Should Be Delegating to Others

You want your event to be perfect. You know that there’s one person you can trust to get it done right every time..

27 Feb 2020 How Leading CEOs Free Up Time in Their Schedules for Travel

With all the responsibilities of trying to grow a business, taking time off to travel might not seem workable, but..

20 Feb 2020 Traveling To An Event? Here Are 10 Tips For Planning A Seamless Trip

As an event planner, you know how crucial it is to plan ahead before attending a far-away event. Whether you’re..

09 Feb 2020 5 Helpful Tips for Staying Healthy When Facing Event Planning Stress

“Did I forget to invite someone important?” “Why are they not answering my calls?” “Have I done everything I..

07 Feb 2020 5 Signs That Indicate You’re a Natural-Born Event Planner

Event planning is one of the most stressful careers in the world, comparable in stress levels with demanding jobs..

04 Feb 2020 5 Ways to Maintain Your Health While Working Long Event Hours

Working long hours during the day can be both exhausting and take a toll on the tasks that need to be done. Not..

03 Feb 2020 8 Reasons Why Hosting a Company Event is Crucial for Your Business

Within your organization, you will be holding a lot of events related to your business. Most of the time, it has..

27 Jan 2020 Is a Coworking Space Right For You? 5 Telltale Signs That Say It Is

Working from home can seriously damage the productivity and will to work for many professionals.

Being surrounded..

15 Jan 2020 How to Hire Effectively for Your Upcoming Event

A day in the life of an event planner can be stressful. With organizing vendor payments and deliveries,..

19 Dec 2019 2020's Biggest Events: See What's Happening Each Month

Looking for events to attend in 2020? In that case, you won’t be disappointed. Check out these U.S-based events..

16 Dec 2019 Industry Experts Share Their Top Tips on Event Planning

Planning an event or trying to break into the industry?

These event planners and industry experts have shared..

12 Dec 2019 10 Resolutions Event Planners Should Have for 2020

With a new year comes new goals. Event planners may want to keep these resolutions in mind and stick with them for..

20 Nov 2019 Understanding Your Conference Leads and How to Network With Them

We live in an increasingly digital minded society.

With powerful tools like LinkedIn and Slack, connecting to..

11 Nov 2019 What Causes the Price of Festival Tickets to Rise?

If you noticed ticket prices for the last festival you attended were skyrocketing, it’s part of the global..

11 Nov 2019 23 Things Every Marketer Does That You Should Be Doing Too

There are over 5,200 events and meetings every single day in the United States.

As an event marketing director,..

03 Nov 2019 Are Volunteer-Based, Free Gigs Beneficial To Artists?

Making a living as an artist isn’t always easy. According to an independent market report, around half of all..

01 Nov 2019 5 Teaching Conferences your Teachers NEED to Attend

In the Fall of 2017, there were over 3.5 million full-time teachers engaging students and creating tomorrow’s next..

31 Oct 2019 Are Parent Volunteers Helping Or Harming Their Children?

Involving parents in events for their children sounds so... perfect. The parents get to spend more time with their..

16 Oct 2019 5 Amazing Webinars for Event Planners Looking to Up Their Game

Being an event planner can feel an awful lot like being Tom Hanks in Cast Away. It can feel... lonely. This may..

27 Sep 2019 5 Qualities that Make a Successful Event Planner

Organizing an event that draws and charms the audience is a herculean task. Successful events don’t happen by..

19 Sep 2019 10 Event Planning Influencer Blogs You Need to Follow

The event management world is pretty close-knit.

You can’t talk to your friends-and-family about that pesky ..

18 Sep 2019 The Ultimate Guide to Starting an Event Planning Business

Starting your own business may not be a big deal on paper, but it takes an incredible amount of guts, drive,..

13 Sep 2019 10 Tips for Delivering a Killer Conference Presentation

Are you sweating your next conference presentation?

Whether your silver tongue is a bit more bronze than you’d..

11 Sep 2019 5 Ways to Avoid Getting Scammed Buying Event Tickets

The ticketing industry is filled with fakers. And we’re not talking about the people; we’re talking about the..

21 Aug 2019 How To Get Started As An Event Promoter

Being an event promoter is a life filled with excitement, strategy, and plenty of unique opportunities to grow..

14 Aug 2019 7 Tips For Surviving Overnight Events You Are Planning

You know those event planning certificates or courses that helped you score your current planning job? Those..

06 Aug 2019 10 Online Programs that Offer Event Management Certification

Whether you’re trying to break into event management or you’re an established event manager that needs a boost,..

24 Jul 2019 How to Become an Event Planner With No Prior Experience

Trying to break into the event planning industry with no experience can feel like running into a brick wall at..

19 Jun 2019 10 Steps For Effectively Cross-Training Employees

Businesses that have a limited number of employees, or want to maximize the effectiveness and value of its current..

18 Jun 2019 Top 10 Free Things to Do in Boston

Whether you’re a tourist visiting Boston for the first time or a seasoned Bostonian, there’s something for..

11 Jun 2019 7 Time-Saving Work Hacks You Need To Try

Most Americans feel pressed for time. There are just too many things people want to accomplish each day - both..

11 Jun 2019 Your Checklist for Organizing a Sustainable Event

With sustainability taking the world by storm, waste-generating events are things of the past. In a world of..

05 Jun 2019 10 Tips For Attending A Convention

Conventions are an exciting way to make new business connections, discover helpful products and services, and keep..

31 May 2019 5 Effective Incentives To Boost Employee Morale

Continuously inspiring your employees and keeping them satisfied can become exhausting. This is an excellent goal..

28 May 2019 10 Ways To Keep Your Employees Happy And Motivated

Employees are the foundation of any business. Whether it’s upper management or blue color ground floor team..

09 May 2019 5 Ways to Increase Productivity While Working Remote

Today’s work environments have changed drastically in the last decade, which is why people can work remote more..

30 Apr 2019 Switch Up Your Workweek With these Exciting Tips!

Even the most rewarding job can become monotonous over time without adding something new to your daily routine.

It..

10 Apr 2019 5 Unique Foods That Increase Concentration

We all have trouble concentrating, usually at the beginning, middle and end of the work week; sound about right? 

09 Apr 2019 5 Effective Tips an Preparing for a Theater Audition

A future audition can lead to many emotions: excitement, hopeful, nervousness, scared, anxious, determined. With..

05 Apr 2019 Does Getting up Early Make you More Successful?

You shouldn't depend just on waking up early in order to become more successful; obviously there are a lot of..

26 Feb 2019 The Most Popular Donut Spots In San Diego

Who doesn’t love a good donut?! Okay, so you made it to San Diego, time to unpack and enjoy the sun, but for our..

22 Feb 2019 How To Manage A Millennial Staff For Your Next Event

In the world of event planning the talent available is starting to mostly consists of the Millennial crowd. They..

20 Feb 2019 7 Easy Lifestyle Changes To Embrace Your Best Life

Feeling your best and getting the most out of your day is important for success in both business and life. If you..

20 Feb 2019 An Easy Trick To Always Get Your Work Done

Completing projects within a certain time frame is crucial to staying on track and providing dependable and..

19 Feb 2019 How Taking Time For You Can Make For A Better Work-Life Balance

It’s easy to get caught up in your work life, allowing it to flood and overlap into your personal one. You may..

19 Feb 2019 15 Easy Ways To Increase Your Work Productivity

Staying productive throughout the day can be a challenge sometimes… okay all the time. There are several things..

12 Feb 2019 How to Successfully Organize a Focus Group

Discovering personal opinions about a target audience is one key to successfully marketing a product or service to..

21 Jan 2019 Tips For Becoming An Influencer

Anyone can create an Instagram account, but it takes a special mix of talent, brand and strategy to become a true ..

15 Jan 2019 20 Essential Tips & Life Hacks For Event Planners

Whether you’re an extreme event planner or a busy mom planning parties, or you simply want to streamline your..

15 Jan 2019 Stop Thinking These Things To Become More Successful

Everyone has negative traits that can sabotage their productivity and performance both in life and at work. There..

03 Jan 2019 Ideas Not Flowing? Here Are 7 Ways To Overcome Planners Block

Sometimes creativity flows like a mountain stream and you can cherry pick ideas left and right. Other times, it..

20 Dec 2018 How To Establish Time Management In The Work Place

Time management is crucial when doing any planning while managing a team as there is always a never ending list of..

19 Dec 2018 Top 10 Talent Agencies In Los Angeles

Check out these top 10 talent agencies in Los Angeles. They work with a wide variety of individuals working in the..

11 Dec 2018 San Diego Holiday Events In December

When you think of San Diego, you might think palm trees, summer and margaritas, but it is actually one of the most..

06 Nov 2018 How To (Successfully) Find A Job In Event Planning

  

What is an event planner?

Endless food tastings, unique venues, decor, exquisite galas, and socializing till..

24 Oct 2018 7 Reasons Why You Should Establish A Morning Routine

 

Mornings can be tough, but they can determine the success of the rest of your day. Creating a morning routine..

23 Oct 2018 The Best Hidden Bars in San Diego

 

The Grass Skirt

This Hidden Bar has a truly unique entrance, but once inside you are transported to a Jamaican..

22 Oct 2018 How To Minimize Stress and Get Organized For Your Next Event

According to numerous of online studies, researchers have found that happiness is directly related to stress...

17 Oct 2018 6 Ways To Create A More Sustainable Event!

Events bring a community together, support engagement and networking, but does it support our planet? It easily..

16 Oct 2018 How to Avoid Misunderstandings and Get More Work Done

Any event planner knows where there is an event there is planning.

Where there is planning there are people,..

02 Oct 2018 Skills All Event Planners Needs to Be Successful

Thinking of becoming an event planner? Want to know if you have what it takes!? Do you have what it takes?!!

Okay,..

31 Aug 2018 Mom Bloggers Are Taking Over San Diego

Milwaukee Moms Blog has inspired us to find Mom Bloggers right here in San Diego! We have found the best..

30 Aug 2018 Los Angeles: The Ultimate Live Music Spots

Plan your next girls-night-out, date-night or find your new hang out spot from out ultimate Los Angeles bar list..

27 Aug 2018 10 Free Things To Do While Visiting San Diego!

Visit the beaches! Of course, San Diego has a variety of different beaches to offer with their own unique styles!..

21 Aug 2018 Best Groupon Deals for Yoga Classes in San Diego

Pura Vida Yoga

20 days of unlimited yoga for $20

Pura Vida Yoga offers classes that are rooted in vinyasa yoga;..

21 Aug 2018 Best Places to get Mac n' Cheese in San Diego: My Personal Favorites

 

Stacked

If you haven't been to stacked, GO!! It’s a futuristic dining experience using Ipads to create or stack..

21 Aug 2018 Why You Should be Joining a Wine Club

Guaranteed Access

Being part of a wine club guarantees that you get access to all the wine selections. Wine clubs..

21 Aug 2018 How to create Sensational Sand Sculptures!

Ever wonder how artists can transform dry, flaky sand into works of art?  Well, it’s a lot of patience, love,..

03 Jul 2020 A Ticketing System for Schools, Graduations and Ceremonies

Annual graduations and award ceremonies are part of the school year; a time to celebrate the students. And of..

08 Nov 2019 Arts Connection: Building Futures One Event At A Time

Founded in 1908, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC) has been providing hands-on experience and..

05 Nov 2019 Second Story Man And The Secrets Of Success Broadway Show Is Here!
Meet  Joseph Bach (below) ! 86 years young and nothing is stopping him, in fact, things are just getting started!..
17 Oct 2019 Jersey Shore Restaurant Week Cooks Up Competition!

With over 19,000 restaurants, New Jersey generates over $18 billion annually from the restaurant business...

23 Aug 2019 Meet The Artists Of The 2019 U.S Sand Sculpting & Art Exposition

Claimed to be one of the best U.S Labor Day Events in 2018 by CNN Travel, you won’t want to miss San Diego’s U.S..

29 Jul 2019 North Thurston Public Schools Uses Ticketing Software For Their District

North Thurston Public Schools (NTPS) is the 23rd largest district in the State of Washington with 22 schools in..

29 Jul 2019 Port of San Diego’s U.S Sand Sculpting Challenge Is The Ultimate Family Event!

What if I told you your labor day weekend could consist of gourmet food, beer, wine, exceptional art,..

23 Jul 2019 Learn Sustainability Trends Of 2019 At Get Off The Grid Fest!

More and more each year global sustainability awareness and efforts have been growing, especially in the event..

19 Jun 2019 Island Tailgate throws the ultimate tailgating experience!

Purplepass is excited to announce and welcome Island Tailgate to the Purple  team! Island Tailgate is bringing the..

13 Jun 2019 Arcadia School District Partners with Purplepass

Arcadia Unified School District (AUSD) has partnered with Purplepass Ticketing to manage school events and outside..

28 May 2019 Foreigners Journey Live At Plymouth High School

 

Two of the worlds greatest rock bands of the 80's, Foreigner & Journey, are finally brought together for one..

16 Apr 2019 Cinco By The Bay Is Back And Ready To Celebrate!

Bask in the sun, take in the views, experience the culture, live entertainment, food and more! You've guessed it, ..

11 Mar 2019 Celebrate Israel Festival Marks Israel's 71st Independence Day!

Israeli American Council (IAC) has their own unique story to tell, sharing the journey of many who have traveled..

07 Feb 2019 A Ticketing Solution for Food and Taste Festivals

Everyone shares the love of food, I think it’s safe to say we all agree with that. That’s way taste events are..

31 Jan 2019 A Low Maintenance Ticketing Software For A Small Team: Glee Music Academy

 

Introducing the Glee Music Academy, a music school in Orange Country, California. They offer private lessons..

07 Jan 2019 Top 5 Ticketing Software of 2019 Reviews

It’s important to us you find the right ticketing software for your event, whether it is Purplepass Ticketing or a..

29 Nov 2018 A Gospel According To Jazz Tour Continues To Oakland

The 7th annual Christmas tour continues to share the music of the season at the Beebe Memorial Church in Oakland!

29 Nov 2018 A Gospel According To Jazz Is Coming To Los Angeles

What better way to celebrate the music of the season than at the 7th annual Christmas tour presented by Kirk..

19 Nov 2018 Help Keep Music Education Alive

Why is music the first cut made in our school systems? The reasons are endless: these programs aren't fundamental..

12 Nov 2018 Desert Star Dance: Online Ticketing for Dance Academies

Desert Star Dance, in Chandler, Arizona, is a dance academy different from the rest who just celebrated their 15..

09 Nov 2018 Event Ticketing for High Schools, Universities and Education

When ticketing comes to mind you think of concerts, festivals, and fairs, but most companies fail to address..

08 Nov 2018 RELAXD Presents The Bombpops!

RELAXD focuses on not only promoting their events, but networking, collaborating and creating an all around good..

02 Nov 2018 Eventbrite vs Purplepass Comparison

With event planning, one of the first questions you face is who to use for your online ticketing registration...

29 Oct 2018 The Winslow Gin Club!

New York City is a place of endless possibilities and opportunity, followed by expensive rent, bills, climbing the..

22 Oct 2018 Gateway Community College - Massage Clinics Begin!

Welcome to Gateway Community College (GCC)!

 

A community committed to serving their diverse student body, a..

16 Oct 2018 Ramona Hillside Players: Supporting Local Performers since 1933

 

After beginning in 1933 as a fundraiser by the Hemet Women’s Club, the Ramona Hillside Players was a hit! This..

08 Oct 2018 Muddy Creek Saloon: Hope to see y'all around!

If you ever find yourself in Ohio, make sure to catch a show, get a free dance lesson, karaoke your heart out, or..

01 Oct 2018 WhatAParty indeed!

Attention all event planners, performance & event venues, have you heard of WhatAPartySa?

WhatAPartySa.com is your..

27 Sep 2018 Explore Italy In Your Own Backyard: Little Italy San Diego

Yearning to explore Italy, have a cup of gelato, dinner date (Lady and the Tramp style), and discover your Italian..

25 Sep 2018 The Irish Outreach Center: You Are Not Alone

Its important people understand they are never alone; there is always someone here to help you along the way. The..

24 Sep 2018 Festa America 2019: Ride the Wave

Naturally Plus USA Festa America is back, and they're taking over Honolulu, Hawaii in June 2019, Friday 21st -..

17 Sep 2018 Children's Theatre of Winnetka Promotes Theatrical Experiences for All!

In 1975, The Children’s Theatre of Winnetka (CTW) presented their first performance, Charles Dickens’ A..

10 Sep 2018 Saco River Theatre: Art, Culture & You!

With a history dating all the way back to 1897, The Saco River Theatre (SRT) enriches the community with art &..

05 Sep 2018 State College of Florida Performing Arts Center partners with Purplepass Ticketing
 
 

"The Purplepass Ticketing team is here to help SCF out every step of the way! We guarantee smooth events with..

04 Sep 2018 NFHS Drama Show Season has Arrived!

North Forsyth High School (NFHS) believes in the quality of their extracurriculars due to the positive impact on..

31 Aug 2018 TAD Management: Neon Circus Tribute to Brooks & Dunn

Experience an authentic tribute to country music’s most legendary duo, Brooks & Dunn; it’s time to put your boots..

27 Aug 2018 Introducing ArtWalk Carlsbad!

Are you a local artist, art lover, or just love galleries and art festivals? Introducing, ArtWalk Carlsbad..

23 Aug 2018 World Wide Network of Learning Serves Up Another Year of Mac n' Cheese

It’s that time again! The 4th Annual San Diego Mac n’ Cheese Fest is just around the corner. Come taste the best..

22 Aug 2018 Vegas Shows: What Happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas

Lights, shows, drinks, music, dancing ... there is so much to do in Vegas, so much to see, so much to not remember..

20 Aug 2018 Fusion Alaska Rend Collective Live in Concert SOLD OUT

Fusion Alaska is a statewide Youth Conference that encourages the Jr and Sr High Students of Alaska to live their..

14 Aug 2018 Power-Con 2018: The He-Man and She-Ra Toy & Comic Book Experience - Los Angeles, CA

Power-Con is just around the corner, taking place August 25th to 26th in Los Angeles California for 2018 The..

09 Aug 2018 Sunsets, Sculptures and Lights In San Diego

We are very excited about being able to light up the sculptures each night. With the sunset and the city lights,..

02 Aug 2018 U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge & Dimensional Art Expo

Looking for something fun for Labor Day Weekend in San Diego? This 4-day event is fun for the entire family..

24 Jul 2018 Thompson Square Country Concert at Wilson Creek Winery and Vineyards

Join Wilson Creek Winery and Vineyards for country duo Thompson Square for their live Country Concert event..

24 Jul 2018 Purplepass Partners with Olympia School District to Improve School Systems

Olympia School District has officially partnered with Purplepass Ticketing to modernize their school events not..

24 Jul 2018 Hamilton De Holanda & Roberta Sá with guest Rogê

Hamilton De Holanda, Roberta Sá, and special guest Rogê are bringing together Brazil’s best compositions, organic..

13 Sep 2017 Purplepass is Headed to New York Fashion Week

American Express Platinum® and Opening Ceremony Entrust Purplepass Ticketing Services for their Next Event

The..

08 Sep 2017 US Sand Sculpting Challenge Has Smashing Success with Purplepass

New Client Finds their Solution with Purplepass

In the introductory year of the partnership, already US Sand..

31 Jul 2017 US Sand Sculpting Challenge 2017

Master Sand Sculptors from Singapore, Italy, Ireland, Spain, the Netherlands, Russia and Canada are here to..

02 Jun 2017 You Can Have A Wild And Crazy Time At Pennsylvania Bluegrass Festival

“I’m a wild and crazy guy,” comedian Steve Martin frequently said while he played a playboy on Saturday Night..

25 May 2017 Veg Speed Date Chooses Purplepass as their Event Ticketing Partner

Purplepass ticketing has a new partnership that will revolutionize the world of dating. VegSpeedDate is now..

22 May 2017 This Is NOT Your Ordinary Birthday Party

“Happy Birthday to You.” “Happy Birthday to You.” “Happy Birthday Robert Smith.” “Happy Birthday to You.” The..

06 May 2017 Foodies Help The Artsy People In Scottsdale, AZ

Singers just can’t wait for the one of the nation’s best food festivals. Actors can’t wait either. Dancers,..

03 May 2017 Capterra Rates Purplepass Top for Event Management

Business software reviewer Capterra has ranked Southern California-based Purplepass as being in the top 5 most..

27 Apr 2017 Local Legends Perform in Philly

A few years ago, Rockin' For The Cure© started as a small reunion to bring together old friends from a local..

13 Apr 2017 That Pizza You're Eating Could Be Funding Kids' Instruments

You will eat mouthwatering barbecue ribs anytime, anywhere. You might feel guilty about it, but you will eat them...

30 Mar 2017 Audiences Love Participating In Club Cosplay Events

Words can’t convey how exciting Club Cosplay events are. Sometimes, photos and videos can. They convey sheer..

27 Feb 2017 Houston Theatre Company Converts Great Movies Into Great Musicals

Movies like “Sunset Boulevard,” “The Great Gatsby,” “Lord of the Flies,” and “Tarzan” have become musicals thanks..

30 Jan 2017 Miami Parties To Help The Fight Against AIDS

In 1985, the fight against AIDS looked bleak. Roughly 130,000 Americans were infected with the HIV virus..

10 Jan 2017 Golf In Vegas -- You Bet You Could Watch History And Help Kids

Tiger Woods’ tee shot was awful. He cursed loudly as the ball flew. Then, he threw his club. It was 1997. Woods,..

28 Dec 2016 La Quinta Arts Festival Is The Best Around

“We’re No. 1!!” You hear this chant repeatedly when a sports team wins a big game.

There probably weren’t any..

06 Dec 2016 You Might See A Future Ronda Rousey At San Diego MMA Event

You might not have heard of any of the above names, but they were all billed as part of the Epic Fighting 31 event

14 Nov 2016 Beatles' Tribute Band Will Re-enact One Of Fab Four's Last Concerts

 

Did you ever attend a Beatles’ concert? No one has since 1966, but the Greater Cincinnati Performing Arts..

17 Sep 2016 Venice, Calif. Hosts Festival On The "Coolest Block In America"

Would you like to find out what the “Coolest Block in America” is like? Abbot Kinney Boulevard in the Venice..

09 Aug 2016 Purplepass Announces New Partnership With SD Mac N' Cheese Fest

The organizers of the San Diego Mac N’ Cheese Festival, in support of the World Wide Network of Learning, have..

08 Aug 2016 Macaroni And Cheese Festival Helps High School Students Plan Their Future Careers

Lobster mac 'n' cheese, prosciutto mac 'n' cheese, bacon mac 'n' cheese, vegetable mac 'n' cheese, mac ‘n’..

01 Aug 2016 Anchorage In August Is A Fun Place For Religious Teenagers

The website about the event highlights the fact that it encourages junior high and high school students in Alaska..

08 Jul 2016 Mardi Gras Is Celebrated Every Year In Port Arthur, Texas (And New Orleans Too)

New Orleans isn’t the only fun place to be during Mardi Gras. Since 1993, Port Arthur, Texas, has hosted..

09 Jun 2016 Creative Up-And-Coming "Geeks" Could Become Very Successful After Awards Show

Talented artists, fashion designers, filmmakers, and writers all over the nation must work at jobs they're not..

31 May 2016 Screaming Is A Sign Of Fun At "Haunted" Events Across The USA

Going to a “ghost town” can be a lot of fun if the ghost town is part of an event staged by Murrieta, Calif.-based

09 May 2016 BeatleMania Concerts Raise Money For Music Education Programs

 

The Pittsfield (Mass.) High School band was interested in participating in a music competition in Quebec City,..

22 Apr 2016 Southern California Concerts Benefit Local Charitable Groups

 

Going to an event staged by Golden Crown Productions means listening to great music and helping a charitable..

15 Apr 2016 Boomtown Reno Is A Great Place To See Concerts By Famous Bands -- And A Top-Notch Casino And Hotel

 

Boomtown Reno is such a great place to have fun that you can leave with far more money than you had when you..

13 Apr 2016 New Partnership between Purplepass and the Newport Boat Show Signals Smooth Sailing for Future Events

Newport, RI, April 12, 2016

 

The Newport Exhibition Group has partnered with Purplepass Ticketing for the Newport..

11 Apr 2016 1.3 Million People in India Can Now See Thanks to the Sankara Eye Foundation

 

Curing blindness in 8 million poor people in India sounds like an impossible mission, but the Sankara Eye..

04 Apr 2016 Israel's Independence Is Celebrated At Events Throughout The Nation With The Most Jews -- The USA

The Israeli American Council was founded in 2007 for the approximately 500,000 Israelis who live in the United..

25 Mar 2016 New Performing Arts Center In Arizona Hosts Exciting Events

Mesa Community College (MCC) needed a new performing arts center because the Arizona school’s dance and music..

18 Mar 2016 Country And Tejano Music Stars Headline Events At San Antonio Music Pavilion

 

There’s live music every weekend at the R&J Music Pavilion in San Antonio. Really good music. Sometimes, the..

11 Mar 2016 The Duplex Gives Audiences An Inexpensive Peek At Future Superstars

The Duplex in New York City is a place where many megastars have gotten their start including Woody Allen, Joan..

04 Mar 2016 Small-Town Orchestra Plays The Music Of Many Big-Time Classical Composers

The only prominent entertainer who ever lived in Bel Air, Md., was the infamous John Wilkes Booth, but many of..

24 Feb 2016 Fleet Week San Diego Hosts Many "Can't Miss" Events That Honor Military Veterans

Several San Diego area community leaders decided in 1997 that they wanted to honor the area’s military veterans...

16 Feb 2016 "Geeks" Organization Helps Bars All Over USA Boost Attendance With Trivia Contests

 

The United States had one-tenth as many pub quizzes as Great Britain a few years ago so John Dicker and Joel..

10 Feb 2016 Beautiful Balloons Are A Sight To Behold At Arizona Festival

 

Words can only partly describe how awe-inspiring the Cave Creek Balloon Festival in Cave Creek, Ariz., is...

04 Feb 2016 M15 Concert Bar & Grill Hosts Famed Bands And Comedians

 

Located in Corona, Calif., about 45 miles east of Los Angeles, the M15 Concert Bar & Grill has become a hotspot..

02 Sep 2020 10 Event Volunteer Jobs that Can Be Done from Home

The event industry has been placed on hold for months now because of the COVID-19 stay-at-home order. However,..

18 Aug 2020 How to Use a SWOT Analysis for Nonprofits

The term SWOT analysis can be seen coming up in company reports, conversations and business strategies, but what..

13 Aug 2020 How to Expand your Nonprofit Target Audience and Reach (7 Tips)

As a nonprofit with limited resources, marketing and growing your organization might seem like an impossible task...

12 Jun 2020 4 Essentials for Building a Great Nonprofit Website

While your social media, email channels, print ads, television spots, and so on all play a role in your..

10 Jun 2020 Top Social Media Platforms that Support Nonprofit Fundraising

We don’t give social media the credit it deserves. Face facts. Social media has more than 3 billion active users,..

26 Feb 2020 5 Holidays Your Nonprofit Should Consider to Launch Fundraising Drives

Running a nonprofit is a year-round pursuit. That’s a given. However, there are certain times of the year when..

24 Feb 2020 A Step-By-Step Guide to Designing Your Nonprofit's Roadmap

Running a successful nonprofit has more in common with being an entrepreneur than you might expect. Both positions..

09 Jan 2020 Hosting A Fundraiser? Here's 5 Ways To Get Donors Excited

Since running countless fundraisers at my companyI’ve learned that one of the most frustrating challenges with..

08 Jan 2020 4 Tips for Setting Achievable Yearly Fundraising Goals

It's time to plan for your best fundraising year to date!

With changing budgets, new grants, and phased out..

14 Nov 2019 Walk-a-Thon: The Best Addition To Year-End Fundraising

The winter holiday season, and the increased generosity surrounding it, presents the single biggest opportunity of..

13 Nov 2019 7 Ways to Market Your Charity Event and Encourage Donations

Marketing a charity or fundraising event is one of the most important steps that come before the actual event day...

03 Nov 2019 Are Volunteer-Based, Free Gigs Beneficial To Artists?

Making a living as an artist isn’t always easy. According to an independent market report, around half of all..

10 Oct 2019 How Nonprofits Can Create A Dominating Social Media Donor Drive

As a nonprofit, everyone thinks spreading your mission is your primary aim. And they’re right… sort of. Here’s the..

27 Sep 2019 4 Things to Consider When Picking an Event to Sponsor

Over 40% of marketers believe that events are the single best marketing channel on the planet. But, you don’t have..

24 Sep 2019 Nonprofit Advice: Boost Your Donations With Raffle Tickets

Most nonprofit event teams have three primary drivers of event ROI — ticket sales, sponsors, and on-site..

21 Sep 2019 How Much Should Your Nonprofit Pay its Employees?

While nonprofits are mission-driven and dedicated to raising funds (and/or distributing funds) to a specific..

03 Sep 2019 Find and Hire Volunteers Using These 4 Programs

Running an event can be a serious pain. You have to print and organize ticket materials, run the front-door,..

29 Aug 2019 4 Hacks To Help Expand Your Nonprofit's Local Network

Whether your goal is to raise money for healthcare, protect wildlife, or build water networks in 3rd world..

31 Jul 2019 Overcome the Top 5 Challenges Nonprofits Face in 2019

Nonprofits are driven by their mission. From the CEO to the employees, nonprofits inspire brand ambassadors, forge..

30 Jul 2019 10 Software Discounts for Nonprofit Events

Operating a nonprofit can pose a real challenge both financially and logistically.

That is why you should take..

10 Jul 2019 What You Need To Know About Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit organizations are growing around the world, but do you really know what they are and how they operate?..

18 Jun 2019 Every Application and Form Needed for Starting A Nonprofit

If you’re starting a nonprofit, the hardest part is just that, starting! No matter what your mission or goals are,..

29 May 2019 10 Inexpensive Fundraising Events For Nonprofits

Most nonprofit organizations require funding in some capacity whether it be business or individual donations,..

24 Apr 2019 7 Essential Tips for Managing Your Volunteers

Volunteers can be the backbone of an event; with enough training, practice and work ethic, they can turn an event..

08 Mar 2019 How to Work With a Team of Parent Volunteers for Educational Events

Enlisting the help of parent volunteers for educational events can be productive and rewarding if you know how to..

07 Mar 2019 Starting a Nonprofit: Where Do You Begin?

Creating a nonprofit organization to meet a need in your community takes some serious research and planning to..

26 Feb 2019 20 Easy and Effective Fundraising Ideas

If you are interested in taking part in a fundraiser or run a nonprofit, but are unsure which methods are..

19 Dec 2018 How To Manage A Team Of Volunteers

Behind the scenes of every exciting nonprofit event or social function is a team of people working hard to create..

10 Dec 2018 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Marketing For A Non-Profit Event

What Is A Non-Profit Organization?

By definition, non-profit organizations are groups that are considered..

10 Dec 2018 4 Free Promotional Ideas For Your Next Event

Are you an event promoter who wants to boost attendance at a future event?

If you are, you probably know there..

07 Dec 2018 How To Grow Your Nonprofit Brand Awareness

Part of the fun, along with the challenges, of working for a non-profit are the opportunities to get creative and..

15 Aug 2018 Nonprofit Donations: 4 Ways to Attract More Donors

Bring your fundraising goals to life for your nonprofit by shaping your company to fit the needs of today's..

26 Oct 2019 10 Best Conference Merchandise and Promo Gifts Ideas

Promotional products are the cornerstone of the B2B events industry. From conferences and meetings to keynote..

02 Oct 2019 4 Effective Ticket Designs For A Memorable Event Campaign

Event aesthetics matter. The colors of your brand can improve customer recognition by 80%. And 92% of people pay..

22 May 2019 Top 5 Best Selling Merchandise For 2019

What is one thing every guests feels they have to get before leaving an event?

PROOF they were there!

Meaning..

08 May 2019 How To Make Your Business Brochures More Interesting

Brochures are a great marketing tool for businesses of all varieties and sizes. They allow you to connect with..

30 Apr 2019 Do You Need a Boca Printer for Your Next Event?

Purplepass offers full support for all of our Boca printers, but why would event planners want to use them? The..

07 Mar 2019 Printed Material that can Improve the Safety of your Event

Event planners and organizers have plenty of things to be concerned about when in the initial planning stages.

..

25 Feb 2019 Fun Admissions Material Ideas to Use at Your Next Event

Event planning should be a creative process that uses a variety of approaches to keep things fresh and intriguing.

17 Dec 2018 How to Stay Consistent with Your Marketing Materials

Brand consistency is a vital component to attracting customers and can also help a event promoters meet their..

14 Dec 2018 10 Types of Promotional Material that Work at Every Event

Event planners can choose from an array of items to provide at their functions, and we’ve created a list of the..

11 Dec 2018 Different Event Types and the Printed Material They Require

Event planning requires a great deal of time, effort, and forethought.

You want to provide the best possible..