4 Tips for using Digital Ticketing for Event Planning

Digital ticket scanning at event

When you’re planning important events, ticketing should be stress-free. Here are four simple tips that will help you plan ahead for a smooth, successful event. 1. Track Real-Time Ticket Sales in Your Box Office Predicting event attendance is crucial to event preparation. Our cloud-based platform monitors real-time sales to track planned attendance, so you know […]

Increase Ticket Sales by Using Social Media

Increase ticket sales by using social media

According to Pew Research Center, over 70% of Americans are currently using social media, so why not meet your fans where they already are? Here are a few tips to digitally promote events and drive ticket sales. Keep Your Fans Posted on Twitter Twitter is one of the best resources to share quick bits of […]

Using Facebook Events to Sell More Tickets

Using Facebook to sell more tickets

What’s the best way to reach parents, fans, and community members who are interested in attending events at your school? Meet them where they are! Over 87% of Americans own a smartphone today, making it important to communicate with  potential event attendees through platforms they’re comfortable with and already using. Facebook makes it easy to […]

Publishing Your Events In Advance

Publishing events in advance

A recent customer survey conducted in Spring 2022 showed that over 90% of customers using the HomeTown platform take advantage of our features to publish events in advance. If you pair that data with the results of our Fan Survey conducted in Fall 2021 that showed 78% of fans desire to purchase tickets in advance […]

State of Digital Ticketing Talks with the MSHSAA

State of digital ticketing interview with MSHSAA

Organizing for high school events has changed over the past decade. As schools, districts, and state associations have embraced technology to save time, stay organized, and simplify processes, digital ticketing has become a major part of day-to-day operations. Through the HomeTown platform, state associations like the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) have found […]

When and Where Do Fans Get Tickets?

Ticket options for fans

Some school administrators wonder, “How would digital ticketing work for us?” Today, we’re going to share how digital ticketing provides flexible options that help your fans to get tickets when and where they want with the help of stats from a recent survey conducted by Navigate, a leader in understanding and marketing sporting events. Tickets […]

State of Digital Ticketing Talks with the IHSAA

State of digital ticketing interview with IHSAA

How can schools, districts, and state associations use technology to save time, stay organized, and simplify processes? When it comes to ticketing, technology has advanced well beyond the need for tearing paper tickets and counting cash. HomeTown is proud to provide a comprehensive digital ticketing solution that simplifies events while offering the flexible options desired […]

State of Digital Ticketing Talks with the PIAA

State of digital ticketing interview with PIAA

How do state associations go about planning their seasons, tournaments, and championship events? What impact does digital ticketing have on these events and the ways that state associations operate? When it comes to digital ticketing, HomeTown is proud to provide a comprehensive platform to individual schools, and also state associations. Our list of partner state […]

Organize Your Summer Camps with HomeTown

Organize summer camps with digital ticketing

For students across the country, summer is one of the most exciting times of the year with events to look forward to all season long, including summer camps. Whether you’re planning to host sports skills camps, STEM camps, or even performing arts camps, the HomeTown platform has the tools to help you simplify registration and […]

State of Digital Ticketing Talks with the OHSAA

State of digital ticketing interview with OHSAA

The move to digital ticketing can be incredibly impactful for schools, districts, and even state associations. HomeTown is proud to support state athletic associations across the country as they operate and manage tournaments and championship events. One of our partner associations is the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA). Related post: Going Digital: The Benefits […]