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The Secrets to Event App Success

CrowdCompass’ Mobile App Benchmark Report reveals the secrets to increased adoption and engagement rates for event apps. Last summer, the mobile app ecosystem turned 10 years old. This is an industry that didn’t exist prior to 2008. Yet it now sees almost 200 billion yearly downloads from both the App Store, Google Play and Amazon


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How Can Mobile Event Apps Maximise Attendee Engagement?

Your events are much more than merely a vehicle to drive business growth. They are about creating great content and bringing people together, to deliver memorable and engaging experiences that keep attendees coming back for more. But with so many events competing against one another, combined with the challenge of enticing potential attendees to make


The Ultimate Guide to Event Management Best Practices 2019

The world in which the event planner now operates is changing at an accelerated pace. We live in an increasingly mobile-first, digitised society and delegate expectations have shifted accordingly. Whether it’s an internal employee training workshop, an executive dinner, or a large-scale corporate seminar or trade-show, attendees are demanding ever-more personalised experiences. However, with a


The Dawn of a New Era in Mobile

5G will have a transformational impact on society during the coming decade. Have you thought about how your event marketing and planning will be impacted? Imagine an exhibition or event environment where the associated cost of WiFi disappears. Within the next five years, attendee mobile phones will operate on networks so fast they’ll allow you


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How to Engage While You’re Onstage With a Mobile Event App

Have you ever heard of “nomophobia” before? Nomophobia is the fear of being without one’s phone. Whether or not you’ve heard the word before, you’re probably very familiar with the fear. People are emotionally connected to their phones. They feel anxious if they miss a text.  Phones are so ingrained in our lives now that


How to Get Attendees to Download Your Event App

It’s rare nowadays to attend an event that doesn’t have some kind of mobile app. Mobile event apps aide the attendee journey by providing content, schedules, speaker info, attendee info, maps, and more. Event apps are also a way for attendees to connect with each other through in-app messaging and networking opportunities, and better connect


3 Reasons Your Incentive Trip Needs a Mobile App

Incentive trips are all about connection. Recognising achievement. Motivating a team. Building memories and relationships that last for years. A mobile app can help you achieve all of these goals on your next incentive trip and more. We’ve worked with a handful of our most experienced CrowdCompass customers who are also incentive trip planners to come up


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The Best Ways to Answer Attendee Questions

No matter how much information you put up on your event website, your attendees will still have some queries. Your website might even have an extensive FAQ section, but that isn’t always enough. Even in today’s digital world, your attendees aren’t afraid to pick up the phone to get their questions answered. Attendee support can


Planning Moments With and Without Phones

Smartphones, for all the good they do, are changing the way we experience life. The next time you’re at a restaurant, look around. You’re likely to spot many large groups of people sitting around tables, all silently flipping through their phones. Instead of being a way to catch up and connect, such gatherings usually dissolve