Make Your Pancake Day Event One To Remember

Make Your Pancake Day Event One To Remember

Most people who celebrate Pancake Day (or Shrove Tuesday, to give it it’s proper name) do so in one way: by eating pancakes. But throughout history people have held pancake-related events, so read on for suggestions of events you could host or attend:

Host a Pancake Day race

Pancake Day races take place all over the UK around Pancake Day. It’s said to originate from 1445 when a Shrove Tuesday was a “half-holiday”. A woman in Olney, Buckinghamshire was so busy making pancakes that when she heard the church bells ringing for the Shrove Tuesday service she ran out the house, still carrying her frying pan and tossing her pancake.

You can make the rules as strict as you like. The main rule is to carry a frying pan and race while tossing the pancake, but Olney requires contestants to wear a scarf and apron while racing, so you could add all sorts of rules to your race.  

Host a ‘mob football’ game

Mob football is a medieval game. It mostly disappeared in the 19th century, but it’s still played on Shrove Tuesday in some towns, most notably Alnwick in Northumberland, Ashbourne in Derbyshire, Atherstone in Warwickshire, St Columb Major in Cornwall and Sedgefield in County Durham. You can find the rules here if you want to start your own game.

    Hold a pancake flipping competition

    The rules for this are pretty straight forward: the person who flips a pancake the most times in a set amount of time (often a minute) is the winner.

    You might even manage a Guinness World Record!

    Have a Mardi Gras celebration

    Mardi Gras (or Fat Tuesday) is part of the Catholic celebration of Carnival, which ends on Shrove Tuesday.

    The most famous festivities for Mardi Gras are those in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, but Mardi Gras celebrations are held all over the world. This usually involves a parade, but why not host your own Mardi Gras party?


    Decorate in the traditional gold, purple and green colours, provide beads, eat some King Cake, crank up the music and encourage your attendees to dress up.

    If you celebrate Pancake Day, we hope you can do it in style with Helm Tickets!

    Jess Cope | Employee Experience Manager

    Jess has a varied background – she studied Modern Languages, then moved into web content editing and now works to make sure Helm is a great place to work. 

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    Low Budget Event Marketing

    Low Budget Event Marketing

    If you’re like most event organisers, one of the biggest challenges you probably face when running an event is creating an effective marketing strategy. Most events have small teams and everyone in that team ends up doing a little bit of everything.

    Like most event organisers, you probably don’t have the luxury of having a dedicated social media team religiously going through various channels ensuring plenty of engagement. Nor do you have huge budgets to spend on adverts and campaigns.

    Instead, you have to get creative in making the most out of what budget you have and ensure you maximise the return on your spend. The end goal is usually the same to spend as little as possible, for as little as possible effort yet still sell more tickets.

    It can be a tricky one to get right but not impossible! Here are some of our top low budget marketing tips for your event.

    Collect and Understand Your Data

    It’s likely that you’re marketing on several different channels, whether that’s email, digital advertising or various social media platforms. All these channels can provide you with essential data that tells you who’s looking at your event and what’s working.

    Reviewing that data as frequently as possible is essential in building an understanding about who you’re marketing to and who your potential attendees might be. Understanding which marketing channels are working best and who’s engaging with that marketing means that you can tailor your marketing budget to where you’re seeing the biggest return on investment (ROI).

    To learn how to be more efficient with your budget, to work out who to target and where to target them,  do the following:

    • Set up tracking links to your post. Tracking links are the best way to see where people came from when they found your event listing/website. Bitly offer a great free service where you can customise the link and track not only how many people have clicked on the link but which social channel they came from and where in the world they’ve clicked from. They offer a paid service which offers more features, but for basic link tracking their free service is perfect!
    • Look at how your social media is performing.  All social media channels offer ‘insights’ into how people engage with your posts. You can look at views, likes and shares which tend to come as standard. Some platforms also offer you insights into link clicks as well as profile clicks. If you run a business account on some social media channels you can even check the ages, gender and time of day when your posts receive the most engagement.

    Refine Which Social Media Channels Are Used

    There’s a number of social media channels available for you to market your event. Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, Pinterest the list goes on. Every one of these channels is both time and cost consuming. Once you’ve gathered your data, you’ll be able to make a more informed decision about which social media channels work best for your event.

    The best way to make your event marketing budget go further is to only fund in the channels that are going to work best for you. For example,  if you’re running a music event you should probably throw marketing on Linkedin out the window! Or if you’re running a fashion event, Instagram is the best platform to showcase all of your great visual content.

    If your budget is limited pick just a couple of social media channels –  where you’re already seeing greater engagement and focus on those. If you’re unsure which platform is working best for you go back to step one and look at the data from the platform you’re already using. Look back over time to see if your engagement on some platforms has grown or dropped.

    Automate Your Social Media Post

    A great way to save you time and money with your social media posts is using automation tools. Automating your marketing posts for your events will help you by reducing the amount of time spent manually managing your campaigns, meaning you can be more productive and improve the content that goes out.

    There are plenty of free tools that can help you with this:

    • Buffer – With Buffer’s free service you can schedule multiple posts to be automatically posted at a time you decide across multiple platforms. It works across Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and Instagram. There is a pro version of Buffer, however, if you’re looking to save those pennies to reinvest in your event the free version can offer you everything you need.
    • Planoly – Planoly is purely an Instagram automation tool but it does have some other powerful free features. You can plan and schedule your posts as well as looking at basic stats from the previous week or 30 days. Another cool feature of Planoly is that you can also grab stock images or other accounts images directly through the platform to share on your own feed. So if you’re running low on content you have the option of ‘regramming’  others’ content to bolster yours.  There are multiple paid-for accounts but the free version should be more than enough to get you going

    Reach Out To Partners and Influencers

    Sponsors, vendors and even your attendees all can be a part of your marketing team. Discover ways to engage with them on social media and reach out to their fans and followers as well. This way you can expand your reach to those who may also be interested in your event.

    The best people to reach out to in order to build engagement are influencers these guys are the pros of social media. We aren’t saying to reach out to huge famous celebrities who can be incredibly expensive to have promote you. Look out for ‘micro-influencers’: those that fit your niche and have a smaller yet more targeted following. These are the influencers that are perfect to market your event to and get behind you.

    Marketing budgets can be a nightmare, especially when you’re running a small event and you’d rather be spending the money investing in your event. Whilst you can’t eliminate all marketing costs, we hope these tips will help you save a bit of money and make your budget go that little bit further.

    Market your event more effectively with Helm Tickets!

    Charlotte Allkins | Marketing Assistant

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    A Brief Guide to Influencer Marketing

    A Brief Guide to Influencer Marketing

    The use of influencer marketing has grown exponentially over the last few years due to the ever-increasing growth of social media. Influencers are common users to promote brands and products through sponsored posts across social media. Influencer marketing can involve anything from product placements to brand mentions. These influencers are generally paid per promotional post.

    However, more and more brands are beginning to use influencers to promote events.

    An incredible example of the power of influencer marketing for events is Fyre Festival. Despite the festival itself being a complete disaster, without the influencers creating such a large hype before the festival it may never have spiralled out of control as quickly as it did.

    Rohan Midha, managing director of the PMYB influencer agency, says that while Fyre itself was a failure, the marketing choices behind it were not.

    “It just shows how powerful influencers can be,” he told the BBC.

    “Influencers can reproduce the largest return on investment…That’s across the board.”

    Werner Geyser, the founder of the Influencer Marketing Hub, agrees, saying since the release of the documentaries his web traffic has spiked a curiosity in the industry has increased.

    “If anything [the Fyre Festival documentary] was showing utilising influencer marketing was part of its success in terms of marketing the event…It’s all publicity at the end of the day. I think brand managers and influencers will be more cautious and that can only be a good thing.”

    Influencers’ primary purpose is to boost visibility and engagement around the brand and event. Read on to discover the best practices when using influencer marketing.

    Create Great Visual Content

    The main reason to use influencers for events is it can promote it for you on various social media channels. But you always need to keep in mind that influencers won’t share posts of your event if it doesn’t look good. Influencers have an image to maintain, so they need to constantly be sharing visually appealing content (images/videos).

    If the lighting or decor is n’t up to standard and they can’t create good content,  they may not be as keen to share your event with their followers.


    It is crucial that the event is ‘Instagramable’. There needs to be plenty of opportunities throughout the event to take good pictures. Whether it be something as simple as good lighting or even event accessories such as place cards, food, banners and table settings. From there they will proactively share Instagram Stories, photos and live feeds to show their followers how ‘awesome’ your event is.

    Understand Your Guest List

    You can’t get just any influencers to promote your product through sponsored posts. This works the same for events. You cannot just invite any influencer to your event. You need to ensure that you invite influencers that appeal to your target market, audience and attendees. This means you should really study your guest list and your social media audience.

    Take a look at the various demographics and identify which influencers would be the most effective for your event. Asking your audience directly is even an option through polls and surveys on social media. This again brings greater engagement to your event. By gathering this information from their responses you should be able to gauge exactly what kind of influencers your audience would like to see at your event.

    If your guest list includes any non-paid influential people within your community it’s worth checking their social media accounts see if there are any specific influencers they follow. This should give you a better idea of whom to invite and whom to avoid.

    Generate Buzz Before Your Event

    In many cases, you want influencers to talk about your event before it even begins. They can share pictures of an invite or even what they plan on wearing! The most important thing is to share details about the event to inform and remind followers about it. This helps generate a buzz around the event and encourage people to keep an eye out for more event-related content.

    Creating this buzz before your event is especially important if your event involves some kind of audience involvement, such as product launches, concerts, etc. Generating pre-event buzz is great if you’re looking to drive higher audience attendance or if you need your attendees to take some kind of action before the event itself.

    Have your influencer share plenty of event content

    The whole point of having influencers at your event is to get their audience and reach to engage with your event. Briefing the influencers before the event is also essential, as you’ll need to encourage them to share as much photo and video content with their followers, along with a relevant event hashtag.

    Sharing a live feed or stories from the event to document their experience is another useful tool. They shouldn’t just share content after the event is over, but share content throughout the event itself to let their followers get a real feel for the experience of the event.

    Live content from events is a great way to build authenticity around your event. As everything is captured in real time there’s less risk of audiences thinking the content has been edited in any way. It makes audiences feel involved and makes them feel closer to your brand and event.

    Share content after the event finishes

    Using influencers to create content about your event is a fantastic way to expand your reach and potentially bring new audiences to your event. Keeping the momentum going after your event is over is also a great way to keep that audience engaged, especially if your event is recurring. It brings another level of credibility and keeps your current audience engaged.

    If you had professional photography at the event, sharing those images on social media and creating blogs will give your profiles and brands a professional image. The images will look exciting and aid in creating the “fear of missing out” (FOMO) when alongside a line of plans for your next event.

    This may drive attendance at your next event as well as encourage other influencers to potentially reach out to you and join your next campaign.

    Sharing the influencer’s direct content is an amazing way to build engagement with your current audience; it can lead to growth in both your own and the influencer’s following. Just ensure you get their permission before sharing their content.

    These are a few of the best practices when using influencer marketing to promote your event. Planning is key with this, so plan your campaign carefully and ensure you have plenty of time to build that hype and organise what elements of your event you want to highlight, capture and share. Influencers can be incredibly busy, so make sure you give them plenty of time so they can execute your carefully designed plan. If the influencer you have in mind can’t make your event make sure you have a list of backups to invite, so you can carry out your plan as efficiently as possible.


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    A guide to adding an SSL certificate to your website

    A guide to adding an SSL certificate to your website

    As the internet evolves, the solutions for better protection on websites increases. However, so does the inventiveness of cybercriminals and hackers. For years now, organisations like Google have been working on making the web a safer place by encouraging website owners to use the HTTPS certificate which makes sure that data sent from your computer to the website you are using is encrypted and secure.

    In recent Google Chrome updates, Google will ensure that all sites without HTTPS are marked as not secure. All other websites will continue with the green https letters in the URL, this means that they are secured by an SSL certificate. Continue reading to find out why SSL certificates are so important and how it can benefit your business or personal website.

    What Is An SSL Certificate?

    For over 20 years, SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificates have been available for use. Having an SSL ensures that the sensitive data of your website’s visitors will be transferred over a secure network. Despite this essential component of SSL, many end-users and organizations have delayed their adoption due to the price of the certificates and the complexity of implementation. Today, getting an SSL certificate is much easier because there are options that offer them for free and have made their installation super simple.

    Is It Important To Have An SSL Certificate?

    If you still need convincing, here are several important reasons:

    • Increasing site security: Firstly, SSL certificates protect the sensitive data transferred from and to your website. Such information can be login details, signups, addresses and payment or personal information. SSL certificates encrypt the connection and help protect your visitors’ data from being misused by attackers.
    • Safety for all your subdomains: A specific type of SSL certificate known as a Wildcard lets you secure your main site and all its subdomains (like blog.yourdomain.com or shop.yourdomain.com) with one single SSL certificate. That’s useful if you are a business owner or if you maintain large websites with several subdomains. With a standard SSL, you’ll have to install separate certificates for each of your subdomains.
    • Credibility and trust for your customers: A benefit of SSL certificates is the fact that they can help you gain visitors’ trust. Your website will be displayed with a security padlock in the address bar of the browser. This indicates that the connection is secure and will show your website’s visitors that you take privacy seriously. If your website doesn’t have a certificate, some browsers may label it as “unsafe.”
    • SEO advantages: Another benefit of having an SSL certificate installed is the SEO improvement in rankings that your site will get. In line with their HTTPS everywhere initiative, Google gives websites with encrypted connections a slight rankings boost. Although the boost may not be substantial, having an SSL will give you an advantage over your competitors who don’t have certificates yet.

    How Do You Get An SSL Certificate?

    The most common way to get an SSL certificate is to check if your current website hosting provider offers any SSL certificates. Until recently, all SSL versions were a paid feature. However, more and more companies have started to release free SSL certificates.

    In some circumstances, it is better if you use paid Certificate Authority. If you have an enterprise-level site (or multiple sites), consider using an EV certificate. The EV certificate has a strict authentication process and will add even more visible indicators of trust like the name of your company, country abbreviation, green bar in the URL of the browser and more.

    In conclusion, the benefits of activating SSL certificates for your business or personal websites are incredible, and some web hosting providers have made installing them easy and quick. Don’t miss to take full advantage of the HTTPS revolution, add an extra layer of security for your website visitors and gain their trust.

    To ensure your attendees view your event as safe we always recommend having an SSL certificate on your site. Alternatively, use the direct Helm Tickets link provided to you as that is HTTPS secure.

    Sell your tickets with greater security using Helm!

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    Safer Internet Day 2019

    Safer Internet Day 2019

    When Safer Internet Day first took place in 2004, Facebook was just 2 days old, the must-have phone was the Motorola RAZR and Tweeting wouldn’t be a thing for another 2 years.

     

    15 years later, the online world has altered dramatically. Technological innovation has created various new opportunities in communication, entertainment, education and other areas, but it has also brought a number of challenges. From trolls to fake news to data privacy breaches. For young people, in particular, the digital world can be the most incredible thing one minute and a difficult and damaging place the next.

     

    This is where Safer Internet Day comes in. A global initiative that promotes the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology to young people. Safer Internet Day 2019 (#SID2019)  takes place on Tuesday 5th February. Thousands of schools, youth groups, businesses, charities, police services and many other organisations around the world will be celebrating the theme: Together for a better internet.

     

    In support of Safer Internet Day here are a few of our tips of being safer online.

     

    1. Create Complex Passwords.

     

    Creating strong, unique passwords for all your critical accounts really is the best way to keep your personal and financial information safe. This is especially true in the era of widespread corporate hacks, where one database breach can reveal tens of thousands of user passwords. If you reuse your passwords, a hacker can take the leaked data from one attack and use it to log in to your other accounts. Our best advice: use a password manager to help you store and create strong passwords for all of your accounts.

     

    Then, check to see if your online accounts offer multi-factor authentication. This is when multiple pieces of information are required to verify your identity. So, to log into an account you may need to enter a code that ’s sent to your phone, as well as your password and passphrase.

     

    2. Boost Your Network Security.

     

    When at home or work, you probably use a password-protected router that encrypts your data. But, when out and about, you might be tempted to use free, public Wi-Fi. The problem with public Wi-Fi is that it is generally unsecured. This means it’s fairly easy for a hacker to access your device or information. That’s why you should consider investing in a Virtual Private Network (VPN). A VPN is a piece of software that generates a secure connection over the internet, so you can safely connect from anywhere.

     

    3. Use a Firewall.

     

    Even if your network is secure, you should still use a firewall. This an electronic barrier that blocks unauthorised access to your computers and devices, and is often included with general security software. Using a firewall ensures all the devices connected to your network are secured, including Internet of Things (IoT) devices like smart thermostats and webcams. This is important since many IoT devices aren’t equipped with security measures, giving hackers a vulnerable point of entry to your entire network.

    4. Click Smart.

    Now that you’ve put smart tech measures into place, make sure that you don’t attract danger with careless clicking. Many of today’s online threats are based on phishing or social engineering. This is when you are duped into revealing personal or sensitive information for fraudulent schemes. Spam emails, phoney “free” offers, click bait, online quizzes and more all use these tactics to entice you to click on dangerous links or give up your personal and sensitive information. Be wary of offers that sound too good to be true, or ask for too much information.

    5. Be a Selective Sharer.

    There are so many opportunities to share our personal information online. Just be careful about what you share, particularly when it comes to your personal or sensitive information. This can potentially be used to impersonate you or guess your passwords and logins.

    6. Protect Your Mobile Life.

    Our mobile devices can be just as vulnerable to online threats as our laptops. In fact, mobile devices face new risks, such as risky apps and dangerous links sent by text message. Be careful where you click, don’t respond to messages from strangers, and only download apps from official app stores after reading other users’ reviews first. Make sure that your security software is enabled on your mobile, just like your computers and other devices.

    7. Practice Safe Surfing & Shopping.

    When shopping online, or visiting websites for online banking or other sensitive transactions, always make sure that the site’s address starts with “https”, instead of just “http”, and has a padlock icon in the URL field. This means that the website is secure and uses encryption to jumble your data so it can’t be hijacked by others. Also, be on the lookout for websites that have misspellings or bad grammar in their addresses. They could be copycats of legitimate websites.

    8. Keep up to date.

    Keep all your software up to date so you have the latest security patches. Turn on automatic updates so you don’t have to think about it, and make sure that your security software is set to run regular scans.

    9. Lookout for the latest scams.

    Online threats are developing all the time, so make sure you know what to look out for. Currently, “ransomware” is on the rise. This is when a hacker threatens to lock you out of all of your files unless you agree to pay a ransom. Stay on top of this and other threats by staying informed.

    10. Keep your guard up.

    Always be cautious about what you do online, which sites you visit, and what you share. Use complete security software, and make sure to back up your data on a regular basis in case something goes wrong. By taking preventative steps, you can save yourself from difficulties later on.

    Helm is committed to providing organisers and attendees with the most reliable and secure experience possible.

    From start, to finish, we have your GDPR considerations and data protection handled.

    Helm is fully GDPR compliant and has features to help organisers make sure they’re handling attendee data securely.

    As well as being GDPR compliant, Helm is also PCI DSS Level 1 and PSD2 compliant.

    To protect you and your attendees, we also conduct Know Your Customer (KYC) and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) checks on all organisers.

    Our entire platform is secured by 256bit HTTPS (SSL) encryption, even when integrating with your website.

    Organisers are secure with Helm Tickets!

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    New Feature – Asset Booking

    New Feature – Asset Booking

    Asset Booking is now available with Helm!

    You will now be able to book assets and rooms – not just event tickets. There are so many uses for this feature, including room booking, hot desking, booking out office space, sports halls or event assets such as equipment or even people!

    “You’ll be able to select a date and time to book from a calendar and book the selected asset. All future bookings will then view this date/time as booked”

    Here is a quick rundown on the new feature: what it is and how it can

    Why use Asset Booking? 

    Asset booking enables users to be able to book and organise more than just events. It will allow users to book any kind of ‘asset’ – whether it be a room, a physical piece of equipment or an hour of someone’s time.

    For example, Asset Booking would be used well for booking stands at conferences.

    How does Asset Booking work?

    The asset booking feature allows customers to book out any type of asset for a fee that is dependant on how long the asset is used for.

    The asset booking feature can be used by an organiser to book:

    • Buildings
    • Meeting rooms
    • Hot desks
    • Conference rooms
    • Equipment
    • Or anything else that needs a booking system

    As this feature is built on top of our event ticketing platform (although there are a few differences such as pricing structure), all other functionality you get from our ticketing platform will work with the asset booking functionality.

    This means that the owner of the assets available to book can:

    • Refund and cancel orders
    • Embed their asset booking page into their own website using a widget
    • See the list of people who have rented the asset in a convenient CSV
    • Manage orders
    • Accept payments by invoice
    • Apply discount codes
    • Include memberships
    • And so much more!

    The asset management button can be found in the “Utilities” menu in the left-hand sidebar from the dashboard. Then use the “Create New Asset” button to begin.

    When creating an asset booking page, the experience will be very similar to creating an event but with some notable differences:

    • Some options are missing – you can’t set the event category, use tickets or use the reserve/waiting list.
    • You can set the “type” of asset that is available and this will change the wording when the asset is referenced

    The asset management button can be found in the “Utilities” menu in the left-hand sidebar from the dashboard. Then use the “Create New Asset” button to begin.

    When creating an asset booking page, the experience will be very similar to creating an event but with some notable differences:

    • Some options are missing – you can’t set the event category, use tickets or use the reserve/waiting list.
    • You can set the “type” of asset that is available and this will change the wording when the asset is reference

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    When setting the dates that the asset is available, you can add dates in bulk by clicking “add time slots in bulk” under the date entry fields. This is a new feature to make adding time slots and dates easier and more efficient.

    When continuing the creation of the asset booking, the venue search can be used as it would when creating an event, along with adding a description.

    There is a “payment options” section to allow customers to pay by invoice or not. Please get in touch with our support team if you wish to have Pay By Invoice added to your asset booking.

    Unlike our event platform where the pricing is based on tickets,the pricing is set by the amount of time being booked in and how much it will cost is specified by the asset’s owner.

    For example:

    • A 30-minute time slot will be charged £6
    • A 1 hour time slot will be charged for £10

    This is how the prices can be set when an asset is booked for a time slot.

    When a customer places a booking for a specified time slot, the price is calculated to give the customer the cheapest possible rate for longer amounts of time.

    As an example using the rates above:

    A 2.5 hour time slot will be calculated as (2 x 1 hour) + (1 x 30-minute) slot = £25 rather than 5 x 30-minute slots = £30.

    Please note that the rates being paid are subject to a booking fee that will be worked out using the same pricing structure as our fees on tickets.

    At the end of the asset creation page, images can be added along with any terms and conditions, privacy policies and refund policies.

    You can now save the asset as a draft, live and private or live and public.

    When a customer is booking a time slot, they will be able to see all available time slots throughout the date parameters that they have set and then continue to select the time slots they wish to book.

    Once a customer is happy with their selection and clicks “checkout”, they will continue through the purchasing process as if buying a ticket, although they will not be asked to provide a “ticket holder name” for each time slot that is being booked if more than 1 is selected.

    How does it affect you (the organiser)?

    Like previously mentioned this feature would be incredibly useful if you run events like conferences or trade shows where stands can be booked out for certain lengths of time, as well as still needing to sell visitor tickets.

    The uses for this are huge and can be used depending on your needs. Examples being room booking, hot desking, booking out office space, sports halls or event assets such as equipment or even people.

    Our goal is to make your life easier as an organiser: we aim to build these features to get you selling tickets for your events as soon as possible and as smoothly as possible.

    So this a brief guide on how to use our new Asset Booking feature and why it would be useful to you as an organiser!

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