Social Media at Events
Social media is now one of the most important tools planners and marketers can use to disseminate information about events and meetings, interact with attendees, solicit feedback, and create year-round engagement with a target audience. But its rise to prominence has prompted questions about how to effectively employ Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other such sites before, during, and after live gatherings. Here's a look at new strategies, tools, and tips from across the event and meeting industry.
Event tech company Fotofwd motivates event guests to post on social media by providing on-site, customizable photo printing services.
Posted November 11, 2015, 7:15 AM EST
It’s crucial to devote time and manpower to managing your social media presence in real time during an event.
Posted October 27, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media channels have allowed events to reach a bigger audience than ever before.
Posted April 6, 2015, 7:50 AM EDT
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Tips & Tools
The company behind the increasingly popular Twitter-activated vending machines has launched an Instagram version.
Posted November 21, 2014, 7:00 AM EST
For $40, planners can create a dynamic display of keywords and hashtags from an event.
Posted November 4, 2014, 7:15 AM EST
A program helps planners be more efficient by automating tasks between apps.
Posted October 7, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT
San Francisco-based Tint pulls user-generated content into responsive templates for events, conferences, and marketing campaigns.
Posted October 3, 2014, 7:30 AM EDT
Here’s how to harness the power of social media and maximize the reach of fund-raising efforts.
Posted July 30, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT
Event Case Studies
Latte artist Matthew Breach creates Instagram-worthy moments at international events.
Posted July 21, 2015, 7:30 AM EDT
The network is encouraging viewers to snap photos with a military member for a good cause.
Posted May 22, 2015, 7:15 AM EDT
Find out how the American Heart Association is exploring new ways to use social media for audience engagement.
Posted July 10, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT
Find out why the new live-streaming app Meerkat has become the breakout technology of the Austin festival.
Posted March 19, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT
At Tumblr's recent celebration, the event's hashtag was placed directly above a tough-to-resist photo opportunity.
Posted December 17, 2014, 7:30 AM EST
At the clothing store's birthday event, a machine created giant balloon selfies of guests.
Posted October 23, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT
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