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Tips to promote your venue

When you promote your venue and all you have to offer, you can increase your exposure and bring in more business. We’ve put together a list of unique ways to reach out to potential clients and partners in your community.

5 ways to promote your event planning business

We’ve put together a list of ways you can get the word out about the services you offer.

Event directories to list your business

Listing your business on online event directories will help you gain exposure and can lead to more business. To help get you started, we’ve listed some website event directories

How to be a successful event planner

Event planning can be overwhelming. That is why people hire an expert like you to provide the skills necessary to plan the perfect event.

Hidden costs for events

As an event planner, you want to minimize any surprises when planning an event for your client. We’ve put together a list of hidden costs to watch out for, so you can help your client stay within budget.

Tips to exhibiting at a wedding show

Wedding shows are perfect events to meet engaged couples. It is one of the very first places a bride and groom will attend to start planning their wedding. We’ve put together a list of tips to help you stand out from the crowd and draw couples in to your booth.

Tips for creating videos for your venue

Videos are an excellent way to showcase your venue and address topics that are important to newly engaged couples. Creating videos that inform and entertain can help you draw in more business. Markel Event Insurance offers 5 tips to keep in mind when creating a video about your venue.

How to network with wedding industry partners to boost business

Whether you’ve been building your wedding planning business for years or are new to the industry, networking with industry partners is an excellent way to help advance your company to the next level.

How to leverage videos in your social media and marketing strategy

Incorporating video into your marketing strategy can serve your business well. Here are some ideas on how to use video and the best platforms to post them to promote your venue.

What event planners look for in venues

Partnering with event planners in your area can open up an important channel for you to book more events at your venue. Markel Event Insurance put together a list of tips to keep you top-of-mind with event planners.