BLOGExplore the evolution of event amplification and learn about emerging tools
Can a music festival be amplified? Is there an online conversation to be shared and captured, or is social media only useful for promotion? We explore how to reframe the use of social media at a music festival.
Snapchat has 100 million daily users, who post a combined 9,000 snaps per second. But can it help to amplify an event?
No organiser would plan an event without understanding the needs of their audience. The same should be true when integrating social media into the event experience.
How can you live tweet from a highly technical event outside your area of expertise? Here are our top ten tried-and-tested techniques.
Managing a social media portfolio for a one-off event or an event brand can be a challenge for event organisers. In this post, we share our top five tips to help.
In this post we share our preparation regime to show what goes in to producing a professional live Twitter commentary from a conference.
What is Peach and can it be used to amplify an event? In this post we review the new social networking app, Peach, and assess its potential for events
Find out how you can join the #ConnectedNationUK live Twitter chat on 8th December 2015 to discuss the challenges and opportunities of the UK’s growing digital economy.
A roundup of the options available for pay-per-view live video streaming, and other monetisation options.
Sli.do’s new Live Slides feature promises to make it easy to share presentations with your audience in real-time. Could this be a valuable tool for amplifying events?
We describe our new amplified event risk assessment templates and consider some of the key risks associated with amplifying an event.
Can a live video stream allow you to offer more events for the price of one? We explore how event organisers can offer live video fringe packages.
Will streaming video directly from your smartphone be the next big thing at amplified events? We review the two new apps that could hold the answer: Periscope and Meerkat.
Any heated debate surrounding your event should be about the issues pertaining to the conference, not about logistical niggles that could have been averted. In this post, we explore some simple techniques for avoiding a social media backlash about the organisation of your event.
Should amplified events include a quiet area for delegates who do not want to take part? In this post we consider attitudes towards noise and privacy at amplified events and ask whether the quiet area still has a role to play in an effective event amplification strategy.