Technology

Weather wise, it’s been a pretty miserable year so far. With the amount of staying in we’ve done, we’ve realised that it’s time for a bit of clear out. SO, we’ve decided to get rid of some DVDS and we’ve found the perfect app for doing just that too – musicMagpie.   musicMagpie? What is…

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Google Glass is a set of glasses that allows you to do everything you would normally do on your smartphone using voice instructions and a screen that appears right in front of your eyes as an extra layer on top of the “real world.” From sending messages and getting directions to translating your voice into…

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What exactly is a native app, what is a web app and what on earth is a hybrid app? Most importantly, what’s the difference? If these terms have been whooshing over your head, this handy mini-guide should help to make things much clearer.   Native App Apps come in all shapes and sizes. There are…

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  Oh, the life of an event organiser! You’re responsible for a billion different things, and half of those need attention right-now-this-minute. Staying focussed and keeping on track requires boundless energy, superhuman organisational skills and a day with substantially more than 24 hours.   Staying organised can sometimes feel like it takes the power of…

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With Facebook playing such a big role in our personal lives, it’s easy to think it’s simple to apply the same rules to promoting your event. We’re busting down the biggest myths when it comes to Facebook marketing, so you can be sure to rock this platform for your next event!     Setting up…

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Feedback. It’s a critical part of learning how to improve both your event and for honing your skills as an event organizer. Build up a clear and detailed picture of how your participants experienced your event by utilising from the many tools you have available to you, and you will be excellently prepared to make…

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We all know the almighty power of email marketing and how effective it can be for making sure you’ve got people flooding through the doors for your next event but how can you up those conversion rates? We all know that email is a far more cost effective option than direct mail or personalised, printed…

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LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with 225 million members in over 200 countries and territories around the globe. It’s an important tool in the social media-savvy event planners toolkit, the suited-and-booted serious one that’s strictly business. No frivolous food pics to be found here, that’s for sure.         Event professionals…

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Every so often, we stumble across an idea that just makes us go WOW! And our blog series ‘App Of The Month’ is the perfect place to share these discoveries with you.   This month, we’ve got a great little bit of tech in the hotseat – Jifiti. This handy little app really bridges the…

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