Ticketing in social networks: amiando adopts Facebook as a new distribution channel for event organizers!6. September 2011 by crieger crieger | Comments (2)
Fantastic news: We launch our Facebook ticket shop today! Now you can use the world’s largest social network as a new distribution channel for your events. This makes amiando the world’s first event organization tool that offers ticket sales via XING and Facebook.
Learn more and test our demo ticket shop: http://info.amiando.com/facebook_app
With the release of the Facebook ticket shop as from today, event organizers will be able to use Facebook as an additional distribution channel. With a user base of around 700 million people, Facebook represents a huge potential platform for event promotion. Apart from successfully promoting your event, you will also be able to actually sell tickets via a user-friendly integration with the world’s largest social network.
We are now the only online event organization tool which allows hosts to sell their tickets and registrations through the world’s largest social network and through one of Europe’s leading business networks.
“Accessing the potential of social media for event organizers is one of our main goals,” says Felix Haas, CEO of amiando. “Apart from our free social media studies, we are constantly working on new and innovative tools which harness the potential of these networks in a user-friendly way. amiando is delighted to be the world’s first and only company to offer ticket shops and registration forms within two of the leading social networks. We are the first to fully cover a leisure as well as a business sphere. This represents a further step towards our company goal and highlights our leading role in the social ticketing market.”
Geraldine Le Meur, producer & organizer of Le Web (Paris, Dec. 7-9, 2011, www.leweb.net), Europe’s biggest Internet event says, “LeWeb has always strived to use the most innovative tools, communication and distribution channels. amiando’s Facebook ticket shop shows us, that we have made the right choice in terms of event ticketing.”
Read more on our new Facebook ticket shop: http://info.amiando.com/facebook_app