A great resource for event news and trends, Event Marketer allows your to narrow down your search by B2B events or B2C events, and also covers event technology, mobile marketing, and many other useful categories.
2. Meetings & Conventions
Under the umbrella of the Meetings & Conventions site are multiple blog & news sources, resources & supplied content for event planners (including white papers), and coverage of industry events.
3. Trade Show News Network
TSNN covers over 25,000 trade shows, exhibitions, public events, and conferences. They have an expansive database of past trade shows that is searchable by name, date, and location, and provides all the details of the event - including square footage of the venue.
4. International Meetings Review
Reporting on meetings worldwide, International Meetings Review has a wide scope of coverage, in both location and topic. Along with planner resources, also included are articles about travel, modes of travel, and destinations.
5. Event Solutions
Event Solutions provides excellent tips & recommendations by example for design, trends, and solutions in event planning. Their website is also very user-friendly and visually pleasing, which is always a plus.
6. PCMA Convene | Convene Magazine
This blog contains useful stories & tips for inspiration in event planning, written by the seasoned editors of Convene Magazine.
7. Industry Leaders Magazine
Industry Leaders Magazine is more focused in the business sector, with a great breadth of article topics including Food & Drink, Energy, Construction, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and Technology. Relevant events & trade shows are covered in each of the respective categories.
8. Events Management News
News & great advice for event planners can be found here, especially for those based in the UK.
9. Planet Planit
How-tos & tips for many different kinds of events, including Weddings & Social Events, as well as articles about Social Media, Technology, Marketing & PR, and Hot Topics.
10. Evenium Blog | Evenium
Evenium covers best practices in event planning, including tips on social media, technology, and creating the most memorable event possible.
What are your favorite event blogs and resources?