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RAISE MORE MONEY WITH RAFFLES

SELL MORE EVENT TICKETS WITH SOFTWARE AND CUSTOM PRINTING 2016 Industry Report on Raffles and Fundraising DATA HIGHLIGHTSRaffles are the second-most popular fundraising method, after events: 58% of respondents held a raffle in the past year, while 63% held events.A...

SELL MORE EVENT TICKETS WITH SOFTWARE AND CUSTOM PRINTING

SELL MORE EVENT TICKETS WITH SOFTWARE AND CUSTOM PRINTING 2016 Industry Report on EventsDATA HIGHLIGHTSEducation events are the second-most popular type (held by 33% of respondents), followed by games and recreation (30%). Fundraising events top the list (47%), but...

How To Promote Your Events

Need help promoting your event? Try using social media and custom print materials to spread the word. Here are some key stats from our report on the events industry. POST ON SOCIAL MEDIA Social Media Word of Mouth Print Materials Email Website/Blog SAY SOCIAL MEDIA...

4 CUSTOMERS WHO USE EVENTGROOVE PRODUCTS FOR MORE SUCCESSFUL EVENTS

Case Studies From Our 2016 Events Industry ReportPlanning and managing an event involves a lot of moving parts. Venues must be booked, performers or participants must be arranged, tickets must be sold, the event must be promoted—the list goes on. To be successful,...

History of Coupons

Since 1894, when the concept was born, coupons have been part of the North American marketing world. The clever entrepreneur to first use this concept was Asa Candler, a druggist, who bought the formula for Coca-Cola that year. He gave out individual handwritten...

The Template

It would seem obvious that, if asked what the building blocks of a Raffle Ticket are, the answer would be "paper" and "ink." If taken literally, this is entirely true: when it comes to printing custom raffle tickets, you just can't do it without paper and ink! But if...

Document Security

While the printing industry is said to have started with the Gutenberg Press in 1436, it was not until the 1970's that I anti-copy technology started to appear. The advent of analogue photo copy equipment made it possible to reproduce documents at a high enough...

You Want It Where? Hitting the Bull’s Eye with Stickers

Feeling crafty? Go under the radar with a tightly focused guerilla marketing campaign. You don't need to spend thousands of dollars on print or video ads when you create and print your own custom Stickers. Take an edgier, grass roots approach to publicity. Once you've...

The Search

The internet can be a wonderful source of information when it comes to planning a raffle and all the various trappings that can go along with it, from where to buy raffle tickets to how to make your own raffle tickets. But sometimes all that information can only serve...

How To Price Your Raffle Tickets

Research shows that the majority of organizations that hold raffle ticket fundraisers do not know how much money they will make until after the raffle is over. Nearly all raffles have a target amount of money that they would like the raffle to produce. What they do...

Going Places

Some of the more popular types of raffles involve items that help the winner get away in some manner, be it an actual destination or just the open road. The appeal of these types of raffles is that they offer what people consider to be luxury items, things they...

The Science of Raffles

Why are raffles so exciting? What is it about buying a raffle ticket and waiting to see if your number is called that is just so appealing? For most people, it's the rush of the unknown, the idea that the end result is left to chance. But is it really? Raffles depend...

Feeling Lucky? 7 Tips to Boost Raffle Ticket Sales

Whether you're an old hand at the raffle game or just starting out with your first stack of tickets, you know your goal this holiday season: sell more tickets, make more money! No matter where you are in the process, if you're selling raffle tickets, the...

General Admission Event Pricing

When you are trying to manage an event there are a million things on your mind. In real life it is just more important to have an event than to make sure that the tickets are priced correctly. However, that is generally not a good reason to just use last year's...

Holiday Raffles

That Benjamin Franklin was a smart guy, but he could be a little on the gloomy side. After all, he said that the only things certain in life are death and taxes. But he forgot the obvious – and much more entertaining: holidays! There's a holiday during every single...

The Information Age

One of the great things about having a raffle in today's day and age is all the new ways of getting the word out about your event. There is, perhaps, no bigger source for impact these days than the internet. Raffle HQ: The Web Site If you decide that you're going to...

Adding Ticket Security to Your Next Event

Managing an event can be a headache in a lot of ways. One of the technologies that are making this worse is digital imaging. The same technology that makes it easy to share and reproduce pictures makes it even easier to duplicate tickets to events. With a $50 scanner...

Raffle Pop Quiz!

Which one of these things has been given away in a raffle? A. House B. Car C. Puppy D. Gun E. Meat F. All of the above! Okay, so those top two are probably pretty obvious, but the answer is F: all of the above! There are organizations set up across the country to help...

The Ubiquitous Raffle Ticket

It seems in these economic times that plenty of organizations are struggling to stay afloat. Whether your charity or nonprofit is in search of sources for operating funds, or your soccer league is badly in need of new uniforms and equipment, you know your group would...

Why A Raffle?

When your organization is ready to fill its coffers with some cash, you have plenty of fundraising options to choose from. A carwash can be cool, but it is more than a little messy. Plus, you'll be left high and dry if it is planned for a rainy day. Charity auctions...

A Fairy Tale

This is the story of a Raffle Ticket. There was nothing special about this particular ticket, nothing that made it stand out from the other custom printed, numbered tickets in the roll. It was made of the same type of paper, ordered through the same web site, printed...

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