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Effective Ways to Use Facebook Pages

Facebook is one of the most important social media platforms to help you gain exposure for your venue. Marketing on Facebook can help you effectively and efficiently reach your target market. We’ve put together some features you’ll want to start implementing in your social media efforts to help you get the most out of your Facebook page.

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.

Leveraging professional memberships to grow your business

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

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.

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 increasing bookings in off peak wedding season

The months of January, February and March are typically considered “off-peak season” in the wedding industry. Getting more bookings in these months require a different strategy than peak season.

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.

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.

Basic information needed on your wedding venue contracts

As a venue owner, you know that contracts are necessary to hold both parties accountable for the terms and conditions stated. Clearly written contracts, with no surprises, will lead to more seamless events and avoid frustrations on both sides. We’ve put together a list of items to keep in mind when drafting contracts.

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.