SEO tips for your website

Google is a powerful marketing tool, because the easier your website is to find, the more weddings you will book. Markel offers 7 tips to making sure your website is front and center.

Tips to attract more couples to your venue

Thousands of couples get engaged every day. So how do you go about attracting more of these couples to your venue? Markel Event Insurance compiled a list of tips to help you gain more business.

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 start an event planning business

Congratulations! You’ve decided to take the leap into event planning. We’ve put together a list of tips for you to consider as you embark on your new endeavor.

Leveraging professional memberships to grow your business

A membership in a wedding event planning association helps strengthen your credibility and connects you to a unique network of colleagues and resources that can enhance your business.

Social media tips for your business

Today’s bride and groom are using social media to plan their dream weddings. They research vendors, exchange ideas, and engage with others online. Get tips for marketing online from Markel.

Hidden costs for events

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

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

Event directories to list your venue

Listing your venue 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

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 put together a list of tips to keep you top-of-mind with event planners.