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online-tickets-for-eventsBefore an event starts, event planners not only have to book venues, plan the agenda, order catering services, and create their event pages, but very often they also have to sell tickets and manage RSVP’s.

For this week’s Event Technology Round-up, Froomz presents to you four online ticketing companies and their unique features and advantages which can help you promote the events, and most importantly, sell tickets!  

In general, these online event ticketing website offer the following benefits:
  • Free smartphone apps for checking in guests and scanning barcodes at the door
  • Box office tools that helps selling tickets on site, including secured credit card processing apps.
  • Built-in social media promotion webpage to spread the words about your events
  • Sales and events report to track the statistics
  • Create discount codes for specific attendees

And now, without further ado, our list of recommended online ticketing sites!

1) Brown Paper Tickets

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Fee: It’s free for tickets seller, and tickets buyer pay $0.99 + 3.5% fee regardless of ordering method (credit card processing fees included).

Unique Features:

  • Access to event mailing lists for you to spread your words and sell the tickets to more audiences.
  • Live 24/7 call center for tickets buyers and event planners in English, French and Spanish.
  • No Additional costs to ticket buyers nor sellers for printed tickets
  • tickets widget that allows you to sell tickets on your own website
  • no service fees for donation

2) Eventbrite

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Fee: Its free for free events. For charged events, either tickets sellers or buyers pay $0.99+2.5% per ticket+3.0% standard credit card processing fee.

Unique Features:

  • Referral program which encourages more people to sell event tickets
  • 24/7 call center to answer questions
  • 90 million tickets sold worldwide

3) Eventbee

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Fee: $1 per ticket for Basic features/$1.5 per ticket for Pro feature/$2.0 per ticket for Seating feature and 2.9% + 30c credit card processing fee per transaction if you use Paypal/Google.

Unique Features:

  • tickets widget that allows you to sell tickets on your own website
  • over 30,000 customers worldwide
  • network ticketing features which allow your attendees to sell tickets for you, and attendees earn Eventbee credits. 

4) RegOnline

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Fee: $3.95 per registrants for events with 1-999 registrants. Discounted price for events with more than 1000 registrants and non-profit events.

Unique Features:

  • Free event promotion listings on various event sites
  • User-friendly event website designing template 

I hope you find these apps useful when planning for an event. And if you still need to find and rent that perfect meeting, party or event venue, check out over 400 listings Froomz.

After reading this article, which ticketing company would you choose and why? If you have any comments or suggestions about event ticketing, please comment below! We would love to hear about it!