5 Ways to Use Social Media to Promote Your Event

Fun fact: the average smartphone user looks at their phone 300+ times a day. That’ means a lot of social media use. Now some people tend to curse technology...

How to Choose an Event Hashtag that Sticks

Choosing an event hashtag seems simple, but is it? When it comes to events, hashtags are a necessity. They’re easy to track and they work, when done successfully. Social media is the perfect place to market your event, but if you don’t know what you’re doing then you could deter connections and end up losing followers. In


Photo Wall Ideas to Use at Your Next Event

Every great event has multiple puzzle pieces that all work together to engage attendees. Social media and event photography go hand in hand to increase attendee engagement. Photo walls are meant to engage your attendees and create a social media presence. They’re worth the investment because, if they’re done well, people remember them and will keep


7 Things to Tweet When You Get Stuck

Every now and then we all get a little writer’s block. The other day I frustratingly typed “help me write” into the Spotify search bar, hoping it would give me a playlist that would break down my mental walls. It did thankfully, apparently, I’m not the only one with this issue. It’s pretty normal to


4 Social Media Trends To Master

Getting the hang of social media is hard enough, let alone figuring out how to keep up with social media trends, but it’s important to stay on top of your game in order to engage your followers. You don’t want to be forgotten or unfollowed because your followers aren’t paying attention to what you have


3 Ways to Get Social at #CventCONNECT

Our annual user conference, Cvent CONNECT, is right around the corner! In less than a month over 3,000 event and hospitality professionals will spend four days networking in the famous city of Las Vegas. We can’t wait to see what magic this year brings and to see the event come to life. With every event comes


ABC's of Event Planning

The ABC’s of Event Planning

Planning an event may seem overwhelming, but we’re here to tell you that, if you take a deep breath, you’ll see it may actually be as easy as ABC. Learn the ABC’s of event planning today. A. Audience When planning your event, before you can begin marketing and sending invites to potential attendees, you need


Social Media

5 Innovative Ways to use Social Media at Your Next Event

Social media is integrated into every aspect of our day-to-day lives. It’s no longer a question whether or not to use it at events. The question now is how to use it to its best advantage.  From a digital conversation to free event marketing from your attendees, social media can provide enormous benefits for your event.


Need an Awesome Event Speaker? The Answer Might Be Closer than You Think  

Influencers play an essential role in the planning and execution of great events. For one, an industry influencer can make an awesome event speaker. They develop engaging content for our general and breakout sessions, and some can draw crowds of new registrants simply by showing up. Identifying the right influencers for an event – and then getting the most value from


Making Your Event’s #hashtag Go VIRAL

As a company that hosts an annual conference for meeting and hospitality professionals, we’re familiar with the power of the #hashtag when it comes to live events. This year, we’ll be hosting Cvent CONNECT at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, June 12-16. Our event is just days away, but our hashtag