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5 Outstanding Food & Drink Festivals In Ireland

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Ireland is a nation of food lovers, and it’s never more evident than at one of the country’s many fine food festivals, which showcase the best culinary cuisines from chefs across the globe. Whether it be BBQ, Italian or Thai delicacies, Ireland’s food festivals cater to every gastronomical whim. At Verve, we have the pleasure of working at many of these festivals with our clients.

We take a look at some of Ireland’s most unique and delicious food and drink festivals.

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5 Biggest Mistakes Event Planners Should Avoid

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Planning an event is tricky business, and it’s often easy to overlook some seemingly small details that could lead to huge disaster down the line.

Most of the time, it’s not about what you are doing that causes events to flop, but what you’re not doing.

We’ve put together some common pitfalls to avoid in order to stage the best event possible.

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Complete Guide To Amplifying Your Brand With Experiential

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A live experience is the real life incarnation of how a brand acts, speaks, and engages with the consumer.

At Verve, we consider every detail of the consumer journey, and what each interaction will look like, to ensure people leave with an experience that leaves a positive memory towards the brands we work with.

We collaborated with Event Magazine to produce an in-depth guide to turning your audience into content generators, to ensure your brand experience resonates with consumers and lives on long after the event has ended.

Read the full article below.

 

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5 Examples of Innovative Experiential Sports Activations

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No consumer group is more loyal than sports fans, who devote themselves to certain leagues and teams. With many sports brands associating themselves with “doing” and “pushing the limits”, it’s no surprise that they have invested in millions into experiential activations to boost their brand.

Here are some of our favourite examples of engaging, experiential, sports activations.

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5 Tactics To Improve Your Online Presence On A Budget

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Amplifying your online profile takes commitment, but doesn’t have to be expensive – and the rewards can be huge. On average, Instagram users upload 4 billion images per day. YouTube racks up 300 hours of video content per minute and the number of active social media users on the planet jumped 21% this year, bringing the total up to 2.8 billion active users.

The rise of the digital age shows no slowing down, so it’s important to make sure your brand’s voice cuts through the online noise to make an impact.

We’ve put together some simple tips on how to increase web presence to reach a wider audience, without spending a penny.

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11 Delicious Street Food Vans To Hire For Your Event

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Long gone is the notion that street food is just soggy chips from a van at the back of a football stadium. Now, street food vendors dish up some of the most gastronomical delights in the food industry – and look great while doing it.

Take a look at a rundown of some delicious Irish food vendors that you can hire for your event.

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5 Stunning Examples of Drone Footage

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Sun’s out, drones out! Spring has sprung in Ireland and the good weather means excellent conditions for flying drones and getting unbelievable aerial videography.

Over the past several years, drone footage has become common place in video ads and brand videos, as it offers a refreshing new perspective and added depth to the medium. Having said that, drone flying is an art form and requires skill as well as planning to achieve the perfect shots.

Here are 5 of our favourite examples of stunning drone footage.

Thinking of flying a drone? Read our guide to flying drones in Ireland, and you’ll be in the air in no time.

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5 Creative Examples of Branded Pop-Up Shops

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There’s a good reason why temporary branded pop-up shops and restaurants have exploded in popularity in recent years. Not only does it offer customers a chance to engage with your brand in a completely immersive way, but if done right, the relatively cost effect solution is highly shareable on social media and offers exclusivity to customers that they wouldn’t experience in normal retail outlets.

We take a look at some brands that got creative and delivered some super cool, shareable and totally immersive branded pop-up stores.

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