40+ Social Media Tools for Trade Shows

For everyone planning, promoting, or managing an event there…
August 28, 2012/by Barry Hurd

6 Reasons to have a Social Event Strategy

Before jumping right into some of the business reasons for having…
March 16, 2012/by Barry Hurd

Google Maps Indoors, Trade Show Marketing 101

The problem with events isn't a lack of tools, but the consistent…
December 19, 2011/by Barry Hurd

Audience Engagement & Community Management

Managing an event isn't just about handling items on the day…
November 3, 2011/by Barry Hurd

Event Hashtags – a guide to using them

Hashtags would seem like they aren't terribly complex, but what…
October 17, 2011/by Barry Hurd

Social Media Security – is your event social and secure?

If you manage or attend events regularly, this is an important…
September 2, 2011/by Barry Hurd
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Trade Show Budget – where do you fit in?

One of the biggest questions we receive from executives is 'where…
August 29, 2011/by Barry Hurd

Trade Show Displays and 3 essentials you need to have

Having attended several trade shows in the past month covering…
August 23, 2011/by Barry Hurd

Trade Show Displays: why the audience demands more

After spending more than a decade of my professional life attending…
August 3, 2011/by Barry Hurd

10 tips for QR codes at Trade Show Booths + 3 bonus ideas

If you feel your audience is a tech-friendly group and thus decide…
July 27, 2011/by Barry Hurd

Trade Show Strategy – Digital Setup 101

This article is going to discuss some of the basic benefits and…
July 25, 2011/by Barry Hurd

Trade Show Strategy – E3 2011 Game Conference Study

If you are unfamiliar with the gaming industry, E3 is the largest…
July 13, 2011/by Barry Hurd

Audience Analysis and Educational Event Workshops

When people collect and form a community, an amazing transformation…
July 13, 2011/by Barry Hurd

QR codes at trade shows and events

There is a lot of buzz about QR codes and what they can do for…
June 13, 2011/by Barry Hurd
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Audience Activation and like-minded attraction

Online buzz (or lack there of) about an event identifies leaders…
June 3, 2011/by Barry Hurd

Event Networking – Enable your attendees to digitally engage

One of the really interesting parts of event based business and…
June 2, 2011/by Barry Hurd
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Trade Show Leads & Social Media

Having been using tradeshow social media for the past few years,…
June 2, 2011/by Barry Hurd
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Trade Show Exhibits – Post Checklist 401

After attending some amazing events this season and watching…
June 2, 2011/by Barry Hurd