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Upcoming Event Monitor Display

Event Display for a Monitor

We have a new event display monitor for a TV, or flat-screen, that’s particularly useful for tours with lots of tour dates and times. The monitor display is designed for those of you with multiple events running at one time. Customers sometimes mill around the lobby area deciding whether or not they should buy a…
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5 Ideas to Raise Revenue for Daily Tours

Running a business is hard, and it can be difficult for owners to find the time to implement new ways to raise revenue for daily tours. Here are 5 quick ideas to help bring in more visitors, raise visibility and raise profits. Send customers home with coupons for their next visit Office supply stores sell…
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Create a Reserved Seating Season Package

Sell a Reserved Seating Season Pass

Like our general admission package option, your reserved seating events may be bundled together to allow the selection of a seat for the entire season of shows in a single purchase. This time-saving feature has garnered enthusiastic feedback from our clients who may have previously placed separated orders for each show! “This option is wonderful…
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Aquidneck Sailing Sightseeing Tour

Newport Harbor: A Sightseeing Tour Adventure

In the fabulous playground for the wealthy, Newport, Rhode Island, one of our long-time sightseeing tour operators, Sightsailing, takes tourists out on one of three sailing vessels to explore the scenic coastline. I recently had the opportunity to join owner, John Hirschler, and his assistant, Courtney, for a sail on a perfect sailing day. Sightsailing’s…
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Improvements to Packages for Bundled Events

Replicate Packages Now that event packages are available for both reserved seating events and general admission events, we figured you needed an easier way to create variations of repeat packages. Use the new Replicate button with both Open and Defined Packages to create new packages using data from previously created packages. Customize Donation Message in…
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Dynamic Ticket Pricing and Higher Profits

Dynamic Pricing Scheduler Reward early ticket buyers with lower prices, then raise prices systematically as your event date approaches. Dynamic ticket pricing provides two benefits: early buyers provide revenue early to help in advertising and promotions allowing you to operate at a higher profit earlier. Second, you set it and forget it. Just enter the…
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How To: Prevent Refunds and Chargebacks and Increase Profitability

The Hidden Costs: Prevent Refunds and Chargebacks Refunds are an unfortunate part of business, and here at ThunderTix, we occasionally have to provide them, too. The problem is that there are direct and indirect costs associated with refunds, so it’s worthwhile to avoid them and increase your profitability. Let’s examine ways to prevent refunds and…
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Increase Event Ticket Sales with a Coupon Strategy

Coupon promos are just one of the strategies you can use to increase the sales of your online event tickets. Not all coupons are created equally, so spending the time to create the perfect coupon and then measuring the effectiveness of the promotion should be an important part of your sales strategy. ThunderTix provides sophisticated…
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Monterosa Guided Olive Oil Tours

A Walk Through the Olive Grove: Ideas to Increase Guided Tour Revenue

Last fall, we had the pleasure of attending an olive grove and olive oil facility for a guided tour to see first hand how hiqh quality olive oil is produced. Monterosa Olive Oil Farm in Moncarapacho, Portugal provides visitors with a delightful, informative tour accompanied by an olive oil tasting of their products. In this…
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Analytics Dashboard

Event Analytics Dashboard For the last several months we’ve been accumulating data on event sales, tickets, products and donations. In addition, we have been tracking abandoned orders, email deliveries and more in order to put together an interactive event dashboard. You can see the event analytics dashboard by logging in to your ThunderTix account and…
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