Introducing automated ticket pricing tiers

Posted Tuesday 9th December 2014

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Most promoters now are utilising tiered ticket pricing/dynamic pricing to maximise their income from sales. An example of this might be offering earlybird tickets at £15 when the event is first announced, then pushing ticket prices up by say £5 every month until you hit close to the event date, when you are selling tickets at […]

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Collect custom data at the checkout

Posted Thursday 4th December 2014

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Are you organising an event where you need to collect additional data from your ticket buyers? Skiddle have just released a new feature, allowing you to collect custom information during the checkout process. Now you can save time by capturing all the information you need when you sell tickets online.   This information can be […]

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Find events near 50,000 points of interest

Posted Saturday 29th November 2014

Promotion Centre

As part of our continual enhancements to our what’s on guide, we’ve just added over 50,000 local points of interest to our events search. Visitors can now find events near to a specific point of interest, including 1,000s of smaller towns and districts, as well as tube stations, railway stations and football grounds. This enhancement […]

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Tickets remaining countdown

Posted Sunday 23rd November 2014

Promotion Centre, Uncategorized

A great way to encourage ticket sales is to introduce a sense of urgency. By letting your customers know there are only a few tickets remaining you can encourage them to purchase quickly. By default, the number of tickets remaining is kept confidential. We will show prompts such as “Last few tickets remaining” but exact […]

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Customer enquiries form (your chance to opt-out)

Posted Saturday 15th November 2014

Promotion Centre

When you’re advertising an event on Skiddle, we recommend adding as much information about the event as possible. However, your potential customers may have a question that’s not been answered. This could be a barrier to them purchasing tickets. This facility is a great way of communicating with your customers. Answering an enquiry may make […]

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115% boost for bonfire night events

Posted Sunday 9th November 2014

Promotion Centre

As the UK’s biggest events guide, Skiddle attract 1,000s of visitors wanting to find out about events near them. When special occasions occur, such as Bonfire Night, we help to push events to visitors looking for info. Here’s some quick stats on how our bonfire night marketing helped your events: 2013: 206,000+ pageviews of ‘bonfire night’ content […]

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How we use our social networks

Posted Monday 27th October 2014

Best Practice, Editorial Department

We’ve changed the way we do things on our social networks. As we’ve watched our audiences evolve and also the networks themselves undertake huge changes, we’ve had to react to make sure that we maximise them not only for our own potential, but for the thousands of promoters that use us to sell their tickets. […]

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New advanced ticket options

Posted Monday 20th October 2014

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We’ve just added some new features giving you more control when you setup your tickets:     Ticket Category Seelect a category header to group tickets together on your event page Exact availability By default we won’t show visitors how many tickets you have remaining. We’ll show warnings such as “Tickets selling quickly” or “Last […]

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Ticket categorisation

Posted Saturday 18th October 2014

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Running an event with lots of ticket types? Sometimes the choice can be a bit confusing for customers, so you can now categorise your tickets into groups. When adding your tickets, simply select a category from the list (we’ve got loads to pick from) and we’ll group all tickets with the same category together on […]

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Private visibility for events is here

Posted Saturday 18th October 2014

Promotion Centre

When adding an event through the Promotion Centre, by default your event will be added to our listings network, including Skiddle.com – the UK’s busiest events guide and a number of partner websites and apps. This gives your event great exposure, but sometimes you might be looking to add an event so you can utilise […]

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