How to Market an Event: 15 Event Marketing Tips

Marketing Insider Group

A well-planned promotional strategy is vital for a successful event. These event marketing tips will help you get the word out about your event, reach the right audience, and build buzz for your conference, trade show, or corporate event in the run-up to its launch.

How to Build a Content Strategy for Event Marketing

Marketing Insider Group

And one thing I know for sure: some events are better than others. Event managers focus on bringing in great keynote speakers , awesome venues, food, and parties, and more. There are a lot of moving pieces that go into successful event planning. Event Marketing

Event Marketing Strategy and Timelines For Busy Event Managers

Marketing Insider Group

Let’s say you’ve planned an amazing event. It’s going to be absolutely incredible and it’s the first of its kind – there’s nothing else out there like the event you’re planning. This is where event marketing comes in. Event Marketing Channels.

Three Creative Ways to Use Social Media to Promote your Event

Webbiquity

The growing propensity of people to share life’s moments, particularly when doing something outside the ordinary routine, is why social media remains a great fit with live events. Build Hype for your Event. Guest post by Rosemary McKee.

How B2B Marketing is Changing in 2018

1How B2B Marketing. from SMB Marketing Leaders Brought to you by 2Introduction This study examined priorities, challenges, and trends for B2B marketers. The top priorities for B2B marketers this year are generating more high-quality leads and. content marketing efforts.

How to Use Social Media for Event Marketing [Infographic]

Webbiquity

Using social media to maximize the impact of live events (like trade shows, forums and conferences) is where shiny new tools meet old school marketing. Growth in searches for “social media marketing” per Google Trends.

The Influence of Event Marketing

Brickfish

At brand-sponsored events, influencers have the social capital to expand your brand’s reach and tap into a larger audience. Keep reading to see how brands utilize influencers at events. A huge event marketing trend, especially in beauty and fashion, is brand-sponsored getaways.

10 Types of Content That’ll Make Your Event Marketing More Effective

Contently

Despite marketing’s digital transformation, event marketing is still the toast of the industry. To a marketer writing all day, event marketing might sound like a glorified series of networking happy hours, but in reality, the job requires a lot of collaboration.

Impact Customers with Better Event Marketing

Brickfish

This is event marketing – one of the most memorable and personal ways for companies to target their ideal demographic. Event marketing typically takes place at large in-person events like sporting events, concerts, or college job fairs.

The Influence of Event Marketing

Brickfish

At brand-sponsored events, influencers have the social capital to expand your brand’s reach and tap into a larger audience. Keep reading to see how brands utilize influencers at events. A huge event marketing trend, especially in beauty and fashion, is brand-sponsored getaways.

Event Marketing: How a technology start-up made a trade show splash booth-free

B2B Lead Generation

Tweet Brickstream , a retail technology company, was too late to rent a booth at the year’s most important industry event where it had to have a strong presence. But, the team turned this marketing nightmare into a marketer’s dream come true.

What Working at an Apple Store Taught Me About Good Event Marketing

ScribbleLive

I’m going to start with a controversial statement: I’m a firm believer in the power of event marketing. Trade shows, owned events, you name it, I love it. Events are a huge investment in time and money – but when done right, they help generate quality leads, develop existing relationships and do wonders for brand awareness. Pick the right event for your business. Understand the event audience, and develop positioning that resonates.

Social Media Event Promotion: The Complete Guide

Hootsuite

When it comes to social media event promotion, it’s important to make a plan. Often, organizers can spend a lot of money and energy on marketing before an event without much thought about what comes next. 6 ways to promote an event on social media before it happens.

Impact Customers with Better Event Marketing

Brickfish

This is event marketing – one of the most memorable and personal ways for companies to target their ideal demographic. Event marketing typically takes place at large in-person events like sporting events, concerts, or college job fairs.

Event Marketers Are Ignoring the Power of Video—Here’s How to Catch Up

Marketo

Video ads are one of the most potent tools in a marketing arsenal. So why do so many event marketers ignore it? According to a 2018 Animoto report on social video trends, 93% of business score new customers from video marketing on social media.

Event Marketing – The One Secret To Killer Events

Marketing Insider Group

I have been to a lot of events. I have experienced events as an attendee, an exhibitor and been honored to attend many events as a speaker. But in every case where I have attended an event and thought “Wow. This obviously extends the event. Content Marketing

How To Succeed In B2B Event Marketing

Valasys

41% of marketers believe that the single most effective marketing channel is events. Even though there are countless tactics and strategies that are available to the modern B2B marketer, event marketing remains the tried-and-true solution for B2B companies.

7 Creative Demand Gen Tactics to Drive Trade Show Booth Traffic

The Point

Even in this digital age, trade shows are still a core part of many B2B marketers’ 2017 demand generation plans. Make the call to action an “add to calendar” link or design a custom landing page promoting all your events at the show and how to sign up.

Five Tips for Creating Memorable Corporate Events

Webbiquity

Corporate events play a vital role in enhancing customer relationships and advancing sales cycles in companies of all sizes. However, planning a corporate event is a challenging, complex undertaking. Five Tips for Planning Memorable Corporate Events. Pick a creative event agency.

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B2B Event Marketing: A Central Component of Your Strategy

Launch Marketing

B2B event marketing is an important component of a successful marketing strategy. In fact, 87% of C-suite executives believe in the power of live events and plan on investing in them more in the future. Networking events.

Event Marketing and Digital Marketing: Bridge that Gap

Attendify

Today’s digital marketers are facing a hard truth: Consumers are now empowered to engage, evaluate and make purchasing decisions without ever interacting face-to-face with another human. This is the digital marketer’s ultimate challenge. . Want to knock an event out of the park?

How to Execute Event Marketing like a Data-Driven Machine

Modern Marketing

We know you’re a data-driven marketer – a thoroughly Modern Marketing Maven. Content marketing assets, both static and video to engage, educate and inspire your readers. But what about events? Smaller events may include a subset of these.

Your Top Event Marketing Questions Answered

Marketo

by Dayna Rothman We recently held a webinar to show marketers how to rock their online and offline events, featuring insights from Marketo thought leaders Heidi Bullock, Director of Marketing, Sandra Freeman, Director of Marketing Cloud, and myself ( @dayroth ).

How to Craft an Event Marketing Plan

TrustRadius Marketing

It’s a big question and if you find yourself in league with many marketers, one that is important to understand. A recent study conducted by Bizzabo found that 80% of c-suite executives believe that live events are crucial to their organization’s success. What is Event Marketing?

These Are The 12 Best Event Marketing Tools

Marketing Insider Group

Though digital marketing dominates headlines, event marketing remains the indispensable mainstay of brand promotion and lead generation across industries and company sizes. According to recent research, live events remain the top lead generation source for B2B marketers. The post These Are The 12 Best Event Marketing Tools appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Marketing Strategy

20 Blog Posts to Guide Your Event Marketing Strategy

Zoominfo

For today’s blog post, we put together a comprehensive list of the best articles about corporate events and event marketing. We tried to tackle every aspect of event marketing. From event planning to trade show design, there’s a little something for everyone.

How to Save Money on Your Next Marketing Event

Marketing Insider Group

Running a marketing event can be a highly effective way to promote your brand, engage with your customers, and generate new leads. Event marketing can offer an impressive ROI, but only if you don’t overspend on the event itself. Event Marketing

Why this Webinar Invitation Works

The Point

In a break from standard practice, Marin states that no recording of the event will be available. Too many tech companies do the opposite – i.e. tell the reader that if he/she can’t make the live event, a recording will be sent to them. Speaker photos make the event more “real.”

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5 Key Tips for Driving Attendance at Field Events

The Point

Don’t look now, but field events – seminars, roadshows, executive breakfasts – are making something of a comeback in B2B circles. Call it Webinar overload, or perhaps the surge of interest in more personalized, high-touch, account-based marketing. Sell the event, not the product.

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The Definitive Guide to Event Marketing: How to Kill it With Events in 2013

Marketo

And like most marketers, you are trying to determine what your 2013 event schedule will look like, and plan your accompanying strategy. We know that on average, marketers spend 20% of their marketing budget on events, which is a sizeable amount.

Trade Show Takeaways: 12 Lessons from Past Successes and Failures

Webbiquity

To help you avoid these mistakes and capitalize on the wins, here are 12 trade show takeaways that you can apply to your next event. According to one study, nearly 70 percent of consumers don’t trust promotional advertisements. A lot goes into a successful tradeshow event.

Give Your Event Marketing a Boost with an Integrated Content Strategy

Content Standard

Events are no small investment for any company. Whether you’re traveling to industry events or hosting one of your own, the resources required to organize, plan, and execute outreach to prospective partners and clients is often taxing on a marketing team.

Event Marketing From A to Z [Infographic]

Hubspot

Event marketing can be tough. So here is your cheat sheet: an Event Marketing From A to Z infographic we designed in collaboration with Constant Contact. What are some common challenges you face in event marketing ?

Six Creative Ideas for Your Next Corporate Event

Webbiquity

Planning and executing a corporate event is one of the most important components in corporate marketing. Typically, a small core team is responsible for putting the event together, but it’s the business name attached to the event with a reputation and public image at stake.

4 Simple Reasons for Why this Webinar Invitation Works

The Point

As a marketer, how do you make your Webinar invitations stand out from the crowd, a challenge made bigger when you’re presenting on a topic (say, GDPR) that is so commonplace as to be completely generic? Sell the Event. Webinars are a dime a dozen.

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Six Ways to Connect with Hard-to-Reach Business Buyers

Webbiquity

It’s a paradox of modern marketing that even with today’s ubiquitous high-speed wifi and cell connectivity, wide range of devices, and abundance of communication channels, business buyers seem harder to reach than ever. Embrace Marketing Partners. Host and Exhibit at Live Events.

9 Proven Ways to Increase Webinar Response

The Point

If your Webinar campaign is getting lost in the crowd, take a look at these 9 proven tips and techniques for increasing registration and attendance at online events. Sell the event, not the product. A Webinar invitation should sell the value of the event, period.

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