How to Sell Tickets Online

A step-by-step guide to selling tickets online

Giveback Tickets is a comprehensive platform to sell tickets online.

Giveback Ticket's user-friendly online software allows you to create professional event pages, promote your event, securely sell tickets, analyze ticket sales, and automatically raise money for nonprofits of your choice.

Giveback tickets is FREE for the event promoter and venue! Service fees paid by ticket buyers are approximately half of all major competitors. Cut the fees paid by your ticket buyers and raise money for local charities!

Giveback tickets is the only online event ticketing platform with a social mission. Keep 100% of your ticket sales and raise money for nonprofit organizations at the same time. A portion of service fees paid by ticket buyers are automatically donated to nonprofit organizations. Choose what NPO you want your event to support. Learn more about Giveback Ticket’s social mission.

Ready to start selling tickets online to your event? Set up your event page and start selling tickets in minutes by following this step-by-step guide. Let’s get started!

1 - Design your Event Page

To get started, create an account as an Event Organizer (free to create an account). Click "create event" to begin customizing a professional looking, mobile-friendly event page. Add photos, videos, and logos to make your event pop. Tell your audience about the details - let them know the five W’s. Make your event stand out with engaging photos and storytelling content.

2 - Create Tickets

Set your ticket prices and tiers. Do you need to sell a variety of tickets to your event? No problem. Giveback Tickets allows you to customize multiple ticket structures to offer for your events. General admission, VIP, multi-day pass, etc. Integrate discount codes to match your promotional offers.

3 - Choose a Nonprofit

Select a Nonprofit Organization for Giveback’s automatic service fee donation to go to. Browse our directory of nonprofit organizations to choose from. Don’t see your favorite NPO? No worries - we will add them to our list of beneficiaries. Keep 100% of your event ticket sales and still raise money for charity. Giving back has never been so easy!

4 - Set up Payment

Connect your organization’s bank account. We accept all major credit cards for ticket sales online before the event and day of at the box office. Payments will be automatically deposited into your bank account. Safe, secure, and prompt payment for your event. Reliable ticket payment processing before your event and day of at the door.

5 - Launch your Event

You are now ready to sell tickets online to your event. Preview the event page to make sure everything is correct and eye-catching. Simply add the URL created by Giveback to your website or Facebook event. Set the event live and watch ticket sales begin to ramp up!

6 - Promote your Event

Get the word out in your community about your event. Use digital and traditional marketing strategies to boost online ticket sales. Giveback tickets encourages your ticket buyers to share and invite their friends through social media outlets. Incorporate early bird discount codes to improve pre event online ticket sales. Need event promotion advice? We got you covered. Visit our *Event Marketing Tips* blog for event organizers.

7 - Engage your audience at other events

Track Ticket Sales - Track and analyze ticket sales to your event through our user-friendly analytics. Take advantage of real time ticket sales metrics on any device. Adjust marketing and promotional efforts with real time data. Sell more tickets to your next event by utilizing your current audience's purchasing behaviors.

8 - Day of Event Check-In and Box Office

Count on smooth front gate check in and box office ticket sales on the day of your event. Open up our mobile scanner app to efficiently process tickets at the door. Sell tickets the day of your event with the box office point of sale functionality.

9 - Repeat

Start planning your next event! Use customer databases generated by our analytics to stay in touch with your audience. Your customer’s information is valuable for selling more tickets to your next event. Stay in front of your target market with email and social media campaigns.

Selling tickets online and raising money for charities at the same time has never been this easy!

Do you have more questions about how to sell tickets online? Giveback Ticket's friendly Customer Service Representatives and Event Management Consultants are here to help. Sign up for an Event Promoter Account for free to meet your dedicated Account Representative.