Live events are a great way for charitable organizations to build communities and network with loyal donors. However, many nonprofits feel burdened by the time and money required to host traditional in-person fundraisers. Instead, many organizations are turning to online fundraisers to raise money for causes. Online registration platforms like SignMeUp have made it easier … Continue reading 5 Steps to Host an Online Fundraiser
Email is without a doubt one of the easiest ways to publicize your event and its online registration page. However, considering the volume of email we all receive on a daily basis, is it really effective? The answer is yes, provided you follow some simple steps. To increase the chances your email will be delivered … Continue reading 5 Email Marketing Tips for Events
The Black Hills, translated from the native Lakota name Pahá Sápa, spans 1.2 million acres between the corners of southwestern South Dakota and northeastern Wyoming. In its center is the George S. Mickelson Trail, which occupies 109 miles of a former railroad that now gives way to bicyclists and hikers on its gravel path. … Continue reading Enduring Honor: The Black Hills Veterans March & Marathon
We know that social media marketing is a game changer when it comes to promoting your event. But where many directors and organizations fail is during the off-season, or during the time your event isn’t happening. Your Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram followers are still active on their accounts, regardless of when your event date is. … Continue reading Social Media Marketing After Your Event: What Now?
LinkedIn boasts over 500 million users, yet most planners forget about this professionally-oriented platform when marketing their events. This social network is perfect for promoting professional events (like the 14 events we host on SignMeUp's online event registration system each year) and social events alike. LinkedIn users tend to be wealthier than the users on … Continue reading 3 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Increase Event Registration
Looking for some unique event ideas for your running club, social group, sports team, or association? The popularity of autumn offers opportunities to plan around seasonal delights. Choose one the 12 creative event ideas below and create your online registration page to get started! 1. Fall Pancake Breakfast/Brunch Celebrate the turn of the season with … Continue reading 12 Creative Event Ideas for Fall
SignMeUp’s Support Department has helped hundreds of clients create countless online event registration forms. Some clients easily create terrific forms while others feel stressed about the whole process. To help make the experience painless, here is some advice on successful form building. 1. Save time. Copy your forms. If you have published a similar form, … Continue reading 5 Tips for Building Better Online Registration Forms