The perfect on sale

Posted Thursday 11th February 2016

Best Practice, Promotion Centre, Skiddle Services

You’ve booked your artists, managed to find the perfect venue and gathered together all other ingredients for the perfect event – the only thing left to do is let your customers know the tickets are on sale and decide when to release the information to the baying hordes of people who’ll be attending. Part of this is […]

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Five Free Promotional Assets

Posted Thursday 11th February 2016

Best Practice, Editorial Department, Promotion Centre

We all know the costs that come along with even the most low key of events can be substantial. With the lion’s share of your budget going on bookings, sound systems or lighting rigs for example, any free promotion really is a winner. Rather than just being a listings and ticket selling site, we’ve also […]

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Presenting our Weekends Matter App – the best way to reach your customers

Posted Friday 5th February 2016

Promotion Centre, Uncategorized

With the vast majority of people now using their phones to organise every aspect of their lives, reaching your target audience as a promoter can at times be tricky – until now. After extensive development, we released our Weekends Matter App for iPhone, iPod and iPad just before Christmas, with now over 10000 users. It’s […]

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does your event and struggle with cash flow?

Posted Friday 29th January 2016

Promotion Centre, Skiddle Services

More and more events are struggling with cash flow these days, especially with the small to medium size festival marketing booming and increasing demand for bigger line ups. I’m sure we’ve all been in them situations where the artist wants the remaining 50% of their fee upfront or the production company you’ve worked with for […]

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Skiddle outrank Ticketmaster and Seetickets

Posted Sunday 3rd January 2016

Promotion Centre

The latest figures from Alexa.com show Skiddle at the top of the charts compared to other UK ticket outlets Currently ranked the 192nd most visited website in the UK, this places Skiddle 50 places clear of it’s nearest competitor, Ticketmaster. If you’d like to benefit from Skiddle’s traffic, ensure your event is listed. Alexa.com is  a […]

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Skiddle is hiring! Festivals Editor

Posted Thursday 22nd October 2015

Editorial Department, Skiddle Jobs

Image: Leeds Festival Do you love festivals? Think nothing better of gigging in the mud and telling the world about how amazing it was? If so we could be looking for you, the next Festivals Editor for the nation’s number one festival guide Skiddle. You’ll be a journalist with an undeniable passion for festivals of […]

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Catch up with Skiddle this October

Posted Wednesday 7th October 2015

Events Industry News

a busy month ahead for the team, Skiddle will be attendance at the following UK Live Summit, Manchester Music Networking and ADE this October. Manchester Music Networking – 11th October Triple Bee Management and Skiddle will be hosting their fifth networking event at The Whiskey Jar – 14 Tariff Street, Manchester. The event is set to […]

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Interning with Skiddle

Posted Monday 28th September 2015

Behind the scenes, Editorial Department, Skiddle Jobs

  One of the main ways in which we work with new starters is through our internship programmes, currently set up in our editorial department but something we are expanding in our development and account management divisions later on in the year. The program has so far helped us shape the skill set of graduates and […]

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iOS 9 Bluetooth issues

Posted Monday 14th September 2015

Uncategorized

On September 16th, Apple will be releasing the next version of their iOS software, version 9. This currently contains a bug with Bluetooth pairing which affects external accessories. If you are using an iZettle card reader to process debit/credit cards through the RapidScan Box Office app, we strongly advise that you do not update to […]

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The first Mobile Box Office app for the UK

Posted Thursday 27th August 2015

Promotion Centre

The lives of event organisers across the UK will be made easier as of this month thanks to a new box office app that allows users to maximise on-the-door ticket sales. Skiddle’s newly launched RapidScan application is the UK’s first completely mobile box office solution for events. The Electronic Point of Sale (EPoS) app allows […]

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