By adding a few useful and compelling features to your event’s website, you can dramatically impact your event registration turnout in the long run.
Category: Online registration best practices
SignMeUp is pleased to offer assistance to race organizers who have been displaced by the shutdown of the RaceIT race registration platform, which is scheduled for November 15, 2017. We invite you to join the SignMeUp community to take advantage of our industry-leading support and online race registration. How SignMeUp Will Assist with RaceIT Migration … Continue reading SignMeUp Offers RaceIT Migration Assistance
Recently a number of our clients have asked how they will know when someone registers online for their events. Do we send an email to the administrator each time someone new registers? For a number of reasons, we do not. We do, however, offer what we think is a better solution: the Snapshot Widget. SignMeUp’s … Continue reading An Online Registration Tool to Save You Time
After the recent Zappos security breach, in which hackers gained access to the personal information of 24 million Zappos customers (of which I am one), many articles were published on how to protect your online data. Being in the business of online registration and credit card processing, SignMeUp obsesses over security. However, many common security violations … Continue reading Enhancing Online Registration Security: 3 Simple Tips
As we have seen with our clients, there are several ways to manage online registration for events with limited capacity. Many such events take registrations up to the limit and close. Some large marquee events hold lotteries. Others set up a waiting list for potential participants who missed the initial cutoff. Below, some longtime SignMeUp … Continue reading Limited Capacity Events – 3 Ways to Manage Online Registration
One of most common online registration support questions is “Am I registered?” We suspect many of you have the same experience. You can reduce the number of these anxious questions by providing online tools to allow registrants to verify their own registrations – right from your website! We now provide three ways for registrants to … Continue reading Online Registration Verification – 3 Easy Tools to Use
As an event organizer, one of the many decisions you need to make when setting up online event registration is how the online registration service fee is going to be paid. Is your organization going to absorb it, or are you going to pass the fee on to your event registrants? From our experience at … Continue reading Online Registration Service Fee: Pay or Pass On?
Online registration is a relatively new industry but has become very crowded and new competitors are popping up weekly. I read an article recently by Barry Moltz published on Crain's Chicago Business' Enterprise City regarding company culture. One of the five points made referenced how companies treat their customers and how customer service is a … Continue reading Competitive Advantage in the Online Registration Market?
Before Al Gore created the internet, which allows us to provide online registration services, events and event management companies relied on paper registration forms to collect data. Many events today use online registration service providers that clutter up the online Form with advertisements and third party promotions that have nothing to do with the event and … Continue reading Online registration: Are your participants being hijacked?