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.

Basic information needed on your wedding venue contracts

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.

What to do when COVID-19 ruins your wedding plans

Here are some recommended steps to consider if your wedding or social event has been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.

Tips for creating videos for your venue

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 cultivate vendor relationships

In the event industry, you work with a variety of vendors. It is important to network and have good relationships to be successful. Get tips to help establish good, working relationships.

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.

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.

5 tips on negotiating contracts

To be a successful event planner, it is important to have the skills to negotiate a reasonable contract for your clients so they are satisfied.

What to expect when filing a wedding cancellation claim

Here are answers to some common questions about what to expect when filing an event cancellation claim.

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.