Column: It Doesn't Matter which Social Media You Target!

Column: It Doesn't Matter which Social Media You Target!

Which Social Media must I invest in? Is Google+ the new Facebook? Do I need to set up my 'own' social platform? My answer: it makes no difference!

TOP 3 Best Events in Europe

TOP 3 Best Events in Europe

The European Best Event Awards (EuBEA) annually crowns the best European events of the past year. Discover the winners here.

Eventex Awards International 2013 Open for Entries

Eventex Awards International 2013 Open for Entries

A new international award for the meeting and event industry has just been born: Eventex Awards. It's an online award competition and has just started accepting submissions. So take your chance and submit your cases now!

Start-Up: Sli.do

Start-Up: Sli.do

Actively engaging your audience in your conference or event has nowadays become one of the most important prerequisites for success.

13 Hidden Hotel Charges Unveiled

13 Hidden Hotel Charges Unveiled

The days of knowing just how much your hotel bill would be beforehand are long gone. Hotels will try to pamper you more and more as a guest by offering additional services.

Video Conferencing will be Communications Tool #1 in 2016

Video Conferencing will be Communications Tool #1 in 2016

According to a new survey on video conferencing trends, almost all business decision makers believe video conferencing removes distance barriers and improves productivity.

Discover Amsterdam the creative way

Discover Amsterdam the creative way

Discover Amsterdam and the Netherlands in a way like no other, with Elisabeth's Tailor Made Tours!

ID&T is now 100% owned by SFX Entertainment

ID&T is now 100% owned by SFX Entertainment

ID&T, the largest organizer of dance events in the Netherlands is now 100% American owned. This was announced by founder Duncan Stutterheim at the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE).

What if... no one wants to come to your event?

What if... no one wants to come to your event?

Have you ever attended an event where you thought, "Oh, I wish I was somewhere else." Or perhaps the other way around: an event that you really looked forward to?

BOE 2014 with many new exhibitors and an outstanding programme!

BOE 2014 with many new exhibitors and an outstanding programme!

The Best Of Events International 2014 continues to be on a road to success! 4 months before the start of the trade fair, the level of rented booth spaces is higher than in the previous year.

12 Innovative TIPS to Attract More People to Your Trade Booth

12 Innovative TIPS to Attract More People to Your Trade Booth

How do you attract visitors to your booth? Exhibition organizers usually lay the responsibility for this at the door of the exhibitors themselves. But what if the exhibitors are dissatisfied with the results and don’t participate next time?

Are you Making the Most of Small Event Spaces?

Are you Making the Most of Small Event Spaces?

Small event locations are easy to find. But what should you look out for when choosing a small space - and how can you make the best use of it?

Fudge: A Beautiful WordPress Theme for Conferences

Fudge: A Beautiful WordPress Theme for Conferences

It's been a year and a half since Event Manager Blog launched 'Event Manager Theme' and 'Januas', two successful WordPress Themes specifically designed for event professionals.

8 Tech Tools for Better Live Events

8 Tech Tools for Better Live Events

Social media, mobile apps and video conferencing are making it increasingly easier to attend events remotely. Nevertheless, nothing beats attending one live. Even then, new technologies are playing a practical role.

Column: Marketers are Killing Social Media - Please Stop!

Column: Marketers are Killing Social Media - Please Stop!

Social media is not a marketing tool. Unfortunately, many marketers and sellers are damaging this wonderful new communication technology with their Facebook ads, Promotional Tweets and unsolicited LinkedIn invitations.

Inspiration: Client Embarrasses Advertiser

Inspiration: Client Embarrasses Advertiser

Classic marketing is dead. This video shows, in a rather painful way, essentially what we are talking about. This is also a source of inspiration for event managers!

YouTube Live Streaming Now Available for Small Events

YouTube Live Streaming Now Available for Small Events

YouTube has been live-streaming major events and festivals such as Tomorrowland and Lowlands for quite some time now. Google, however, is now providing smaller events access to live streaming as well.

10 TIPS on Hiring Event Staff

10 TIPS on Hiring Event Staff

The success of any event depends on your staff and their interaction with your audience. That's why it’s important to pay careful attention to who you hire.

Coolest Colors for Your Event

Coolest Colors for Your Event

Following New York fashion week, Pantone has released the hottest new colors for the spring and summer of 2014. This is a source of inspiration for both event planners and event decorators.

Drone Crashes at Event

Drone Crashes at Event

A camera drone crashed into the stands during a public event. The crash once again raises questions about the safety of drones at well-attended events.