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7 Things Your Boss Wants to Know about Event Registration Software

Posted by Carsten Pleiser

With thousands of resources, checklists, and reviews available online, choosing event registration software should be a walk in the park. 

In reality, your new event software has to be a perfect fit for your overall event marketing strategy— and finding the glass slipper for your event Cinderella isn't always an easy task, no matter how much time you've spent reading websites and reviews. 

When you factor in convincing your boss you've made the right choice for your company's overall goals and budget, it turns out picking your new software partner isn't as simple as it sounds (we know, we were bummed too).

The price is usually the biggest factor, but there are a few other key pieces of info your boss will probably need before signing off on your choice. We laid out a few questions they might hit you with so you can be prepared to defend your pick. 

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12 Must-Ask Questions For Buying Event Registration Software

Posted by Carsten Pleiser

Your event registration software should be your best buddy, right?

When you're spending a lot of time with a product, it helps if it's your friend. Plus, if things turn stressful or hectic you want something by your side you can trust and rely on. 

Conversely, choosing the wrong registration partner can turn managing your event into your worst nightmare, like a knife-wielding Freddy Kruger invading your dreams while you sleep (Okay, maybe that's a little dramatic) (MAYBE).

When it comes to choosing your registration and event marketing partner, it can be hard to know exactly what to look for— especially if you're among the 10% of marketers who haven't used event registration software before (who are you? We're fascinated). 

Even if you're already using a software tool and are looking to make a change, you may not realize where your current product is falling short, and what you can look for in the next one. 

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How To Select Event Registration Software (Without All The BS)

Posted by Carsten Pleiser

Paper registration forms and hand-scribbled RSVPs sent via fax are so 1990, don't you think?

Not surprisingly, the most commonly used event technology among forward-thinking event professionals is event registration software. In fact, 85% of Eventprofs are using event registration software for their events according to a research from Event Manager Blog.

Read on to get a honest view on how to select a vendor you can feel comfortable enough around to binge-watch Netflix with. (or scroll down to the conclusion if you're short on time)

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