Create Simple Event Ticket Pages with HelloFund

HelloFund’s Checklist for creating a simple, yet, effective event ticket page: Event Title Event Date Start Time End Time Short Description Event Details Form Description Add Video Google Map Event Logo Custom Button Background Image Background Color Accent Color Page Options Checkout Confirmation Message Email Confirmation Messages Add Tickets and Sponsorship Options For this example,…

HF Tutorial: How to Use HelloBar to Promote Your HelloFund Page

Say ‘hello’ to HelloBar. There are many options for website pop-ups and announcements, but our favorite here at HelloFund is HelloBar. Not just because we share similar, very cool names, but also because their tool is easy to design, install and effectively converts users! A hello bar is a great alternative to using a website…

Local Austin Organization increased Ticket Sales by 42% when they switched to HelloFund

We know creating an Event Ticket or fundraising page isn’t enough. You also need a solid marketing strategy to get the word out.  A local organization in Austin, TX utilized HelloFund for their annual event in August 2018 and here is what we learned from their promotion strategy on social media. Prior to creating marketing…

Using Email Marketing For Your Fundraising Page

In order to send emails, you need an audience! So let’s start the our email marketing conversation with how to collect emails: Include an email subscribe form on your website so you can collect emails from users who are interested in hearing more from you (this will be helpful as we talk about email marketing…

Ring In The Holidays With Paperless Post And HelloFund

Who doesn’t love a good ol’ holiday e-card? The Kindness Campaign has added an extra touch of holiday cheer to their event ticket page with a beautiful Paperless Post email invitation. After creating their fundraising event ticket website on HelloFund, the organization designed a personal and festive email invitation on Paperless Post. In their email,…

Phil’s 5 Tips to Increase RSVPs to Your Event:

How To: Increase RSVPs to Your Event Send Personalized Emails – Upload your list of attendees from last year and your general email database into your email platform (using MailChimp as the example here). Once they’re uploaded – yes, this may take a bit of time but perhaps ask a volunteer/intern – double check that…

‘Wow’ Your Supporters with an Attractive Event Invitation (Don’t be basic!)

Nobody likes a basic event invitation, so here’s how to ‘wow’ your supporters! Event invitations and reminders for your fundraisers can be one of the most effective first steps to secure attendance…if done correctly. We recommend an effective and simple cocktail for your emailed event invitations: An attention-grabbing design + Simple, yet punchy messaging +…