Accept registrations for your seminars in Virginia with a WordPress seminar registration system and get paid quickly with secure online payments
Set up various dates for your seminars
Set up dates for your seminars with Event Espresso based on your schedule. One day, multi-day, and non-consecutive dates for seminars are all supported
Versatility for different kinds of events
Are you focused on seminars but also want the flexibility of hosting conferences, training classes, workshops, and more? Event Espresso can handle registrations for multiple events
Offer different registration options
Paid, bundled, and free pricing options are all available. You can even require a specific pricing option and offer optional add-ons
“There are a lot of apps for events and this was absolutely the smart choice for me”
Everything I need to hold seminars and workshops. Don’t let the name ‘Event Espresso’ fool you. Packed into a few letters is one very powerful plug in. My website runs Event Espresso for all my seminars and workshops open to the public. I have the full package that integrates all my payments, populates my calendar, sends email confirmations that I can create my custom templates for. I can set up an event and wait for sign up notifications without having to keep checking. There are a lot of apps for events and this was absolutely the smart choice for me. –kimslaunwhite
A preview of a seminar created with Event Espresso
How to set up a seminar with WordPress and Event Espresso
Here are just a few organizations that trust Event Espresso for their seminars
Interlead (Auckland, New Zealand)
Inventions International (Florida, United States)
Websitetology (Ohio, United States)
STL Interactive Innovations (New Mexico, United States)
Emery Safety (Illinois, United States)
Primal Movement Chains (Dublin, Ireland)
Australian Disputes Centre (Sydney, Australia)
Redstone Government Consulting (Alabama, United States)
US Esogetic Colorpuncture Institute (Texas, United States)
Faculty of Party Wall Surveyors (Durham, United Kingdom)
Institute for Process Excellence (Colorado, United States)
What’s Good Wellness Center (Ontario, Canada)
Popular questions about seminars and Event Espresso
Do I need to be a computer expert to use Event Espresso?
You don’t need to be an expert with technology to use Event Espresso. If you are comfortable with creating a blog post on your existing WordPress website and browsing your WordPress dashboard (WP-admin), then you’ll find Event Espresso familiar. We also have a quick start guide for Event Espresso which will help you get up and running fast through a series of recommendations and short video tutorials.
Do I need a WordPress website to use Event Espresso?
Yes, a WordPress website is required to run Event Espresso. However, our sister company, Event Smart offers event registration software for seminars using Event Espresso and WordPress as the backbone, where events, calendars, and pricing option selectors can then be embedded on any website, such as Weebly, Wix, and WordPress.com websites.
I want to allow more than one attendee to register for my seminar at a time. Are group registrations available?
Yes, you can allow multiple attendees to register at once by enabling the Personal Information question group for additional registrants through the lower right area of the event editor and saving changes.
Can I create a seminar that has different dates?
Yes, you can create a seminar that has different dates in Event Espresso by using the multiple date times and pricing options feature. Here is a video tutorial on how to create an event that has various dates that an attendee can choose from.
I’m hosting a seminar in different locations. Can I set that up in Event Espresso?
Yes, with the venue editor you can create a venue (ie. location of the event) for your seminar and then enable it for your upcoming seminar.
Can Event Espresso help with virtual or online seminars?
Yes, you can customize the registration confirmation email to include access to an online seminar ahead of time through Zoom, Google Hangouts, Go to Meeting, or another service by using a virtual venue. We have tutorial on how to adapt Event Espresso for virtual events.
I have a seminar that has different pricing options. Can I create that in Event Espresso?
Yes, with the multiple dates times and pricing options feature, you’ll be able to do that. Here is a video tutorial on how to create an event that has different pricing options.
I need to create courses or a series of related seminars. Can Event Espresso help me with with courses?
Yes, you can create a seminar that has different dates or sessions across a period of time and allow participants to register. Here is a video tutorial on how to create a course in Event Espresso.
How will I receive payments from my attendees?
You’ll receive your funds as your attendees register for your seminars by partnering with a secure payment service and adding your API credentials to Event Espresso. Some of our event organizer favorites are Stripe, Authorize.net, Braintree, or PayPal. Or you can choose another supported payment service.
I have a question that I need help with.
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“I use the premium version of Event Espresso to run a seminar business for one of my clients”
Very useful plugin. I use the premium version of Event Espresso to run a seminar business for one of my clients. All of the courses, payments, and scheduling is done through Event Espresso. If I ever have a problem, or need a customization, support is there to help. I’ve been very pleased. –SocialSpark
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