Category Archives: Blog

Hosting a Birthday Party, Bridal or Baby shower? Here is how to choose the right venue, Always start by deciding on a theme and making a Pinterest board. Pinterest is a great place to source ideas, however keep in mind not everything may be available in South Africa. Give yourself a budget, going overboard can get super...
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8 Ways to use Social Media for Events

 
  1. Use Facebook
Facebook has over 650 million active users and is considered the most effective social media channel to promote an event. Aside from simply creating a Facebook event in your business page, one could also create a short and simple event hashtag that is unique to your brand and the event. Facebook ads are...
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Wedding Planning

As a seasoned event’s organizer who has taken a sanely strategic decision not to dabble in the planning of elaborate weddings, I am faced with a dilemma this year of managing my daughter’s wedding. It’s in September, so my blood pressure is still a textbook reading. As the MOB, here is my perspective of the 5...
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Sponsorships

Attracting sponsorship is often a daunting task for Event planners. Most event organisers use sponsorship to mitigate the high financial costs of running a successful event. Sourcing event sponsors can be tricky. Convincing sponsors to invest in an event with a positive growth history can be difficult, however convincing sponsors to invest in a new event...
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