Category Archive: Technology



05
Jul

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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03
Jul

Case Study: Gatecrasher Classical

Celebrated trance brand and nightclub Gatecrasher unleashed one of its most anticipated events in recent memory back in June – Gatecrasher Classical. As part of its 24th birthday celebrations, the new event will see an as yet unannounced 50 piece orchestra re-imagine some of ‘the lion’s’ most euphoric floorkillers, a format that fits completely with…

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10
Apr

Skiddle Audience Retargeting

You spend a lot of money creating interest in your event, so ensuring as many of those interested customers proceed to buy tickets is every promoter’s aim. Customers will often view your event, either via a referral from your own links or by browsing Skiddle’s comprehensive events guide. For example, you may announce your lineup…

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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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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

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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