Tag: conferences.

How to Create Your Own Event Supernova, Part One


Dallas Event Evangelist, Damany, has attended and organized his fair share of events. He is here to give his expert opinions on how to create an event supernova.
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My First Blog Conference, Inspired by Eleanor Roosevelt (Not the One You Think)

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I’ve always been a little envious of bloggers and the events that they get to attend. At the end of this month, I will finally have my chance to attend one of these events, and I can barely contain my excitement.
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Guest post: 5 ways to plan a successful conference (even when it’s about failure…)


The events landscape is growing more competitive, especially this fall. How do you create an event that stands out among the pack? In its second year, FailCon is sticking with what it shares best—practical insights from the leading minds in technology, entrepreneurism, and venture capital—plus adding new workshops that will allow for more hands-on learning. Here are 5 pointers that shaped our approach for FailCon.
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5 tips to get people talking about your conference

Events are inherently social, and word of mouth marketing is incredibly important to your event’s success. Eventbrite gives you a powerful toolset to help you support and inspire buzz for your event, but we spoke with Andy Sernovitz, author and word of mouth marketing guru, to get his top five tips to get people talking about your conference.
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PayPal X Innovate 09: Tips on hosting a developer conference

On November 3rd and 4th, PayPal will be hosting their first dedicated developer conference – PayPal X Innovate 09 – to unveil their open platform. There will be hundreds of developers participating in more than 35 interactive technical sessions and Code & Build Labs. To find out more about the conference and what it takes to put on an event of this size and nature, we got the inside scoop from PayPal’s Naveed Anwar, senior director of the PayPal Developer Platform.

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