By Stacey Willets Ticketmaster created its TicketExchange. eBay acquired StubHub! London-based viagogo appeared stateside. Tickets.com partnered with RazorGator. Now Telecharge.com is dabbling in auctioning premium seats and Live Nation wants to try its hand not only at its own primary ticketing, but also ticket resale. Who isn’t getting into... Read more
Van Halen couldn’t catch her and Bruce Springsteen couldn’t top her. TicketNews.com’s weekly exclusive Top Tens belong to Miley Cyrus and her alter-ego Hannah Montana, the Disney sensation double-teaming the entertainment industry. Hannah Montana is nothing less than a phenomenon. Again this week she takes number one on the... Read more
By Stacey Willets TicketNews.com With the ease and convenience of the Internet at nearly everyone’s fingertips, ticket buying is increasingly becoming an online experience. Google “Wicked”, and pages of ticket selling websites will turn up. With so many options to choose from, how does a site make itself stand... Read more
TickEx, a U.K.-based search engine and ticket exchange, launched its U.S. site this week. The site, which refers to itself as the “Google For Tickets,” allows buyers and sellers to list, search for, bid on and pay for tickets on the site. Resellers can also sell tickets through sites... Read more
By Stacey Willets TicketNews.com Business is booming for this week’s TicketNews Top Primary and Secondary Live Event Ticket Sellers. But, as shows like Hannah Montana sell out, which sellers will make headway and which sellers will face headaches? For secondary sellers, being able to provide tickets to sold-out events... Read more
By Stacey Willets TicketNews.com This week’s exclusive Top Ten Primary and Secondary Live Event Ticket Sellers Rankings are something to blog about. In case you missed it, here is a quick taste of where all the websites stand. For this week’s second-ranked primary seller Live Nation, business is good.... Read more
By Talmadge Harper When Minnesota’s 94-year-old anti-scalping law was finally erased earlier this month, the change made Minneapolis the perfect new headquarters for Ticket King, a move the company just finalized. Co-owner Brian Obert, said the move opened up a great opportunity for his company and their customers because... Read more
By Stacey Willets TicketNews.com A battle of the titans is brewing in this week’s exclusive Top Ten Primary and Secondary Live Event Ticket Sellers Rankings, released this morning. In case you missed it, here is a quick taste of where all the websites stand. In making a monumental partnership... Read more
By Stacey Willets TicketNews.com released its exclusive weekly Top Ten Primary and Secondary Live Event Ticket Sellers Rankings this morning. In case you missed it, here is a quick taste of where all the websites stand. You just can’t keep Ticketmaster down. Despite bringing in lower than expected earnings... Read more
Visit ClickRiver at next weeks TicketSummit 2007 Convention. By Alfred Branch, Jr. How would you like for your ticket-reselling website to reach a few more sets of eyes? You do? Well, how about several million more. Clickriver Ads, a wholly owned subsidiary of the behemoth retail site Amazon.com, sells... Read more