Posts in Event Management

7 Great Fundraising Ideas for When You Are Short on Time

June 15, 2018 — Event Management, LocalHop Adminstrators, Organization Management

Fundraising for non-profits, clubs, or other private organizations can be a bit overwhelming.  Especially when you need the funds but do not have the time or the manpower to plan an event.  Here are seven great fundraising events that you can put together in just a few short weeks. Game Night/Tournament This is a cheap … Read More

7 Ways to Take Control of Your SEO

May 3, 2018 — Event Management, Organization Management

Let’s face it, most marketers are not developers and have little if any understanding of HTML and CSS. Increasing traffic to your website by climbing in the search rankings, or Search Engine Optimization (SEO), is now considered Marketing 101. Making your website as SEO friendly as possible is becoming increasingly more important as the future … Read More

Ballet Kalamazoo Case Study: Can LocalHop Handle an XL Capacity Event?

March 5, 2018 — Event Management, LocalHop Adminstrators, Organization Management, Registration

Ballet Kalamazoo has been using LocalHop for their website calendars, registration for classes, and promotion of their events since 2016.  Ballet Kalamazoo owner, Amy Russell says, “LocalHop is amazing and this new calendar makes my life so easy. One spot for me to post and it appears on my calendar, and for people to discover … Read More

Why Patrons Should Be Registering for Your Free Events

January 29, 2018 — Event Management, Organization Management, Registration

Do you host free events that are open to the public? Many organizations do, some host hundreds or even thousands of free events each year thanks to taxes, grants, fundraisers, donations and other sponsorships. These groups provide fun and educational events or classes to people from all walks of life and all ages. What’s more … Read More

4 Things I Learned While Researching Web Calendars

January 5, 2018 — Calendars, Event Management, LocalHop Adminstrators, Organization Management

A calendar is a calendar, right? Not anymore, web calendars have reached a whole new level of organization and information that you might never have imagined. They can single-handedly draw new users or customers to your website, keep a company’s offices all across the world organized, and self-manage timely tasks to completion with a click … Read More

Add Your LocalHop Events Calendar to Your Organization’s Facebook Page

December 19, 2017 — Event Management, LocalHop Adminstrators, Organization Management

UPDATE: Facebook has recently changed this functionality to only be accessible to organization and business pages with 2,000+ page likes or pages that are run by whitelisted apps. Do you use a LocalHop events calendar? You might be excited to know that you can add it to your Facebook page in just a few easy … Read More

Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Event Attendance

June 26, 2017 — Event Management, Organization Management

Planning any event can be extremely stressful. You can try to plan the event of the century and it can still come crashing down (just ask Ja Rule). Most event planners seem to have it all covered… food, venue, invitations, drinks, entertainment, but the one thing that might seem out of a host’s control is … Read More

Why Should My Organization Host More Events?

April 10, 2017 — Event Management, Organization Management

Should you host more events? Start by asking yourself, what is the purpose of my organization or business? If you’re a business, the answer is fairly obvious…grow my business and increase profits. If you’re an organization, you may have several goals, and our list below will show you how to accomplish some of these goals … Read More