10
Mar
Remind Me from Skiddle.com

Introducing Remind Me

Following on from the overwhelming successful of new features Waiting List, Re:Sell and Cool:Off we’re proud to introduce another exciting new feature that will help make the ticketing process easier for promoters.  Remind Me In order to get the most out of their on-sale announcements, promoters put in a lot of time and effort to…

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09
Mar

What The Budget could mean for ticket touts

Photo: Ed Sheeran Following the release of yesterday’s budget, it seems the government are serious about tackling the controversial practices of secondary ticketing companies like StubHub, Get Me In and Viagogo. The new proposals follow Prime Minister Theresa May’s response to a question by Nigel Adams at PMQs about Viagogo selling tickets to a cancer…

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02
Mar

The Advantages of RapidScan

RapidScan has been one of our longest serving and most successful services, one that has been embraced by the large majority of our clients for the simple and efficient way it revolutionises event entry. It’s a vital tool that enables fast gate entry and allows the user to easily monitor who has entered their event….

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01
Mar

Skiddle reports sales and traffic growth in 2017

Photo: Underground Liverpool Following our record-breaking 2016, which saw huge increases across all departments after our eye-catching and business-defining rebrand, we’re proud to announce that 2017 has continued in exactly the same form, with the first couple of months reporting widespread growth. Compared to last year, January saw a huge jump in ticket sales with a rise of…

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01
Mar

Waiting List Explained

Photo: Bongo’s Bingo Despite only launching in December last year, Waiting List has already enjoyed enormous success with thousands of fans managing to bag tickets to sold out events. It’s also been benefiting promoters who use the feature as returned and resold tickets go directly to genuine fans automatically, while the secondary ticketing market is…

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22
Feb

Case Study: Gatecrasher

Photo: Gatecrasher What started as a small scale, one-off event soon grew into one of the UK’s most iconic clubbing brands. During the 90s the Sheffield-based club became the leading light in the trance movement, nurturing a community of flamboyant, hedonistic ravers who’d travel from all across the country to lap up the decadent, life-affirming clubbing experience soundtracked…

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22
Feb

Delivering the best Customer Care

At Skiddle we’re extremely passionate about Customer Care and we pride ourselves in providing the best service in the industry. Customers can get in touch with our dedicated team through a number of methods, including email, live chat, telephone, Twitter, Facebook and by utilising Mobihelp on our Skiddle App. We’re also constantly looking at other…

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19
Feb

Viagogo accused of “moral repugnance” after Ed Sheeran charity tickets appear on site with excessive mark up

Image: Ed Sheeran In what might be one of the most unsavoury developments in secondary ticketing yet, tickets for a sold-out charity concert Ed Sheeran will be performing at have appeared on re-sell websites for extortionate prices. Sheeran, who is no stranger to being targetted by touts, will be performing at the Royal Albert Hall…

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13
Feb

Skiddle live video coverage

As a company we first started experimenting with live video content properly in 2015 and 2016, utilising Periscope for artist and insider interviews and then the storytelling possibilities of Snapchat and Instagram to add extra weight to our event coverage. The next step for us was live streaming of events and panels on via Facebook and…

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