Skiddle launch Stripe integration

Posted Tuesday 16th June 2015

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One of the big challenges which faces event promoters, is cashflow. Advance ticket sales are an absolute necessary in order to guarantee attendance and monitor how well your event is performing, but it can tie up valuable income until after the event. This can lead to cashflow frustrations – you have a successful event, which has sold […]

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New Editors in the Editorial Department

Posted Tuesday 19th May 2015

Editorial Department, Skiddle Jobs

In 2015 our primary goal has been aligning our focus on three core areas of events, namely festivals, live music and clubs and electronic music. It’s been the role of the editorial team to spotlight these spheres but ahead of even more changes to the way the Skiddle website looks we’ve now given each section their own editor, all […]

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Collect event reviews

Posted Monday 18th May 2015

Promotion Centre

Had a great event? Did it go well or could there be some improvements? Skiddle have been collecting reviews from event-goers for a while now, helping you to collect feedback from the most important people – your ticket buyers! These reviews ask for a quick opinion, then ask the customer to score important factors, such […]

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Introducing Guestlist Manager

Posted Monday 18th May 2015

Promotion Centre

If you’re running an event with a guestlist or accreditation for artists, press or staff, our new Guestlist Manager could save you lots of time… Suitable for any event where you need to issue free tickets/passes directly to recipients, the Guestlist Manager (GM) helps you keep track of all your allocated tickets in one place. […]

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Black Grape tour on sale with Skiddle

Posted Tuesday 12th May 2015

Skiddle News

The Happy Mondays fell apart in 1992, leaving most observers to assume that it was the end for Shaun Ryder, as he struggled to recover from his numerous drug addictions. No one could have ever predicted that three years later, a relatively fit and healthy Shaun would return to the top of the charts, with […]

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Working with Radio 1

Posted Tuesday 12th May 2015

Development, Our friends

This week we’ve been working alongside the BBC in Norwich, helping them deliver Radio 1’s Academy. The events are designed to provide young people the opportunity to gain an insight into music and media, a hugely valuable aspect of the corporation’s public service remit. The BBC approached us wanting to exclusively use RapidScan for all their ticketing, so […]

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Skiddle Traffic Update: How do we compare with other ticket agents and event sites?

Posted Thursday 7th May 2015

Promotion Centre

The number of visitors using Skiddle to plan their weekends is growing and growing. The table below demonstrates traffic rankings for UK websites by Alexa (an independent analytics company), indicating Skiddle’s huge traffic flow.

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Networking events are an important marketing tool

Posted Thursday 7th May 2015

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Here at Skiddle, we’ve always found face to face business works whether it be B2B or B2C – with this we’ve recently joined forces with like of Manchester Music Networking, Liverpool Sound City and Brighton Music Conference. Manchester Music Industry Networking Events’ proudly announces its next gathering will be at Matt & Phreds on Sunday […]

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Introducing the Top 10 Clubs chart

Posted Tuesday 28th April 2015

Promotion Centre

This month we introduced a new feature, the Top 10 Clubs chart. Initially rolled out for Manchester, we hope to bring this to other cities soon. So, what is the Top 10 chart? Whenever a visitor to Skiddle buys a ticket or marks themselves as ‘Going’, we send them a post-event review email, asking them […]

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Going green at Skiddle HQ

Posted Thursday 23rd April 2015

Promotion Centre

Here’s a quick insight into how we’re helping the environment by lowering our carbon footprint at Skiddle HQ… Renewable Energy at Skiddle As part of our new office build, we needed a new heating system to replace the current electric powered system. Being in a rural area with no gas supply, we had limited options – […]

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