GeoLocate This! New Ways to Connect Your Audience at Events

GeoLocate this! There is more than one way to communicate with a cell phone. In fact, there are four ways. Regular telecoms networks. Mobile data networks. Wifi. Bluetooth. For about a million years Bluetooth has been this sort of useful thing. We use it to send ourselves a photo from our phone to our laptop. That’s if the internet is down and we can’t email it to ourselves. This might be about to change. You will be aware, by now, of the GeoLocation services on your phone. This allows apps to see your GPS coords and give you content based your location. Now …

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The 7 Laws of Crowdfunding Events

The 7 Laws of Crowdfunding Events Got a burning idea for a new event but unsure exactly how to get it off the ground? Maybe it’s a passion project, and you’re not sure how much interest there’ll be in your concept? Perhaps there’s a lot more money required to run it than you think you can raise on your own? Crowdfunding may be the way to go. Crowdfunding involves sourcing money from others to help get your idea off the ground. You can crowdfund a product, a business, a honeymoon, or even your next event. With crowdfunding, you set a financial goal …

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MailChimp – Super Charge Your Email

MailChimp: Supercharge Your Email So you’re in the process of building up a customer base via emails. You may have started doing mail outs in an ad hoc fashion, or through an email building client. You’re looking for a better solution to the email quandary. You may have heard of MailChimp before. It’s a tool to help make your email event marketing work for you, with three main focuses. Managing your subscriber lists, building your email campaigns and reviewing your campaign reports. MailChimp can also give you kick-ass event integration with its Gather app. Gather allows you to send out …

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