Eventbrite is a private event organization and ticketing site that got launched in 2006 from San Francisco, California by Kevin Hartz, Julia Hartz and Renaud Visage. The site works on bringing out people together in a simple well executed way on one platform to help in building, managing and growing out events. They manage out around 3 million live experiences each year starting from a pop-up dinners to the world’s largest festivals. They have special features of real-time sales and check-in-data management to go for event promotion 24/7 from a device. The service is free and is employing around 500+ employees for the work worldwide.
How it works?
One can get started with the site in just a minute and they lead us to new audiences making us to track out sales from anywhere in the world. In starting they make out a professional event and arrange the ticketing procedure for a conference, a festival and a class helping users through fully customizable event pages.
They just bring us to the foremost position making us look great on any device with their streamlined technology. On the site with their help one can go for 50+ million active ticket buyers in just a single tap thus promoting events by social sharing.
Why they are so famous for work?
They simply reach out to target consumers who are active and spend more time online. They help in converting their interest into sales by simply making an end-to-end checkout on partner sites in an easy way. Hence, they start building up an atmosphere with easy method of ticket scanning through any device and leading to 100% mobile optimized purchase which brings in a loyal attendee base that visits site again and again finally saving time and focusing on amazing things. Events can be linked to social accounts and website for maximum response, exposure and better promotion.
With such efforts, they have managed to reach over 180+ countries and territories attending 50 million users and selling over 3 million tickets per week.
What are the charges?
The service is free for initial start i.e. essential and professional products are free for free tickets but charges of 1% plus $0.99 are made per paid ticket for Essential product and 2.5% plus $1.99 per ticket for professional event. In the above, free events have access to everything in package except phone, chat or email support. Also the packages are different slightly based on geographical location and currency.
The payment mode on the site is also reliable as they give us the option of absorbing the fees and paying them out of ones ticketing revenue or by just passing them along ticket buyers.
Everbrite is among the first mover’s in the market and has lived up to customer’s satisfaction in international market spreading out its business worldwide. The company is now expecting to file in 2018 for an initial public offering.