If you’re not familiar with social media aside from the sporadic personal or business update, opting-in to showcase your event on various social platforms can seem intimidating at best or like extra work at the least. However, it’s one of the easiest ways to ensure your event receives the visibility it should!
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
Photo by Gary Chan on Unsplash Feel like you need to do some spring cleaning? Going green can help make your race more attractive to registrants and sponsors, while reducing costs for your event. Being eco-friendly gives you an edge over competing events, provides more ways to interact with your sponsors, and saves money on printing. Use these 5 … Continue reading 5 Ways to Go Green with Your Race
Our core values are professionalism, security, and honesty. As an event organizer, you’re faced with the task of choosing a partner you can trust with your event registration and payments. You need a company that will protect your participants’ personal information and will safely deliver your funds in a timely manner. How can you tell … Continue reading Why SignMeUp Is The Right Choice for You
When online registration coordinator Toni Bieser invited me to the Brainerd Jaycees $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza, held annually the last weekend in January, I thought, “Central Minnesota in the dead of winter? What could be better?” Naturally, I accepted the invitation. I do not fish, ice or otherwise, so I had not heard of the Ice Fishing … Continue reading The Largest Event That You Haven’t Heard Of—Yet
Picture this: Your event just wrapped up. You feel like things could not have gone better; You woke up to find the sun shining brilliantly on the event’s big day, your registrants were smiling both during and after the event, and there was not a problem in sight. Sound like something you’ve experienced before? While … Continue reading How to Create an Event Satisfaction Survey
Why It’s Not as Simple as Posting the Same Content on Every Account (In the first part of this series, we talked about which platforms are good for event marketing. Review it here so that this makes sense.) Last week’s cheat meal has something to teach you about promoting events. We’re big foodies, so hang … Continue reading Part 2: The Event Planner’s Guide to Dynamic Social Media Marketing