Tickets

  • Amazon looking to branch out into ticket sales

    … We’re not saying Amazon is run by super-villains but… If you’ve attended a major concert in the past 25 years, you know how prohibitively expensive concert tickets can be. The main distributor, Ticketmaster, is infamous for its outrageous service fees. At one point, the grunge rock mainstay band Pearl Jam refused to do business…

    Greg's Corner- 16 readers -
  • It’s Time to Take Facebook Seriously for Location Marketing

    … location marketing hub, especially for on-demand ecommerce. These include functions that enable ordering food, requesting appointments, getting quotes for services and getting tickets for movies and events. For instance, customers of businesses that require appointments, such as physicians and hair salons, can request times from the businesses…

    AllFacebookin Social Paid Search Facebook- 28 readers -
  • Off Topic Friday: Are scalpers disgracing the memory of Ali?

    … Off Topic Friday: Are scalpers disgracing the memory of Ali? As most of us know Muhammad Ali passed away this past weekend. A public memorial is scheduled today at the Yum Center in Ali’s hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. The admission to the event is free and thousands lined up yesterday in order to get tickets. It didn’t take long for scalpers…

    Greg's Corner- 6 readers -
  • Eventbrite + Teespring: Sell T-Shirts With Your Tickets

    … the sales of our tickets along with event t-shirts. Eventbrite and Teespring have setup just the system. Just add the Teespring App to your event and setup your t-shirt. Click to view slideshow. Eventbrite’s partnership with Teespring lets you quickly upload artwork onto merchandise, set your price, and instantly create an online page where…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 17 readers -
  • Ticketmaster to Begin Selling Tickets on Facebook

    … Ticketmaster will begin selling tickets to a select group of general-admission events on Facebook by the end of the month, BuzzFeed News reported. According to BuzzFeed News, Facebook will collect a “standard affiliate fee” from Ticketmaster for every ticket sold via the social network, but a Ticketmaster spokesperson would not offer further…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 23 readers -
  • Facebook Testing ‘Buy Tickets’ Button for Concerts

    … Facebook is testing a way for its users to rock out with their, um, devices out. The social network confirmed to BuzzFeed News that it is testing a “Buy Tickets” call-to-action button, which would enable users to buy concert tickets without leaving Facebook, with the tickets to be picked up at venues’ will-call windows. Facebook told…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 14 readers -
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