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Meetup Everywhere

Meetup is the world's largest network of local groups. Meetup makes it easy for anyone to organize a local group or find one of the thousands already meeting up face-to-face. More than 2,000 groups get together in local communities each day, each one with the goal of improving themselves or their communities.

Meetup's mission is to revitalize local community and help people around the world self-organize. Meetup believes that people can change their personal world, or the whole world, by organizing themselves into groups that are powerful enough to make a difference.

since 2002 / Event Sharing / USA

Hot Potato

Make your plans
Add upcoming events to your calendar, or create your own.

Connect with friends
Add friends and invite others to join in on the fun.

Share the experience
Swap notes, ask questions, share photos & awesomeness.

since 2009 / Event Sharing / USA

eventful

Founded in 2004, Eventful is the leading events website which enables its community of users to discover, promote, share and create events. Eventful’s community of users select from nearly 4 million events taking place in local markets throughout the world, from concerts and sports to singles events and political rallies.

People use Eventful to track and share events with their friends and community in many ways:

* import iTunes and last.fm performer lists and keep track of which favorites are coming to town
* easily export events via feeds, calendar widgets, third-party calendar services, email alerts and much more
* keep track of what’s happening at favorite venues and see where favorite performers are appearing
* weekly email event guides are completely customized based on a user’s interests, with recommended events in their city
* add events to your personal watch list and see what events your friends and groups are watching (and going to)
* add events to Eventful for free and promote events to the entire community

Eventful’s unique Demand service empowers users to influence where their favorite performers, candidates and other celebrities appear by creating viral grass-roots campaigns to “Demand” them in their town. Tens of thousands of musicians, comedians and political candidates use Eventful Demand to engage with millions of their fans and supporters to find out where they are in Demand. Performers are able to use Eventful Demand to make informed decisions about where to appear and can communicate with their Demanders via highly targeted email tools. Along with MySpace, YouTube and iTunes, Eventful is an essential part of the online marketing toolkit for performers, politicians and others.

Eventful.com is built upon a unique, open platform that enables partners and web applications to leverage Eventful’s data, features and functionality via the Eventful API.

since 2004 / Event Sharing / USA

eventbrite

Eventbrite is the leading provider of online event management and ticketing services. Eventbrite makes it easy for anyone to hold a successful event of any type and size. Eventbrite is free if your event is free. If you sell tickets to your event, Eventbrite collects a small fee per ticket. So just like you, Eventbrite wants your event to be a big success.

The Eventbrite service includes many features and tools intended to let you perform three basic tasks really well:

1. Publish: Everything you need to create and easily personalize a custom web page for your event. Read more.
2. Promote: The tools you need to spread the word about your event and maximize attendance. Read more.
3. Sell: The immediate power to sell tickets and collect money online. Read more.

Eventbrite is a San Francisco-based company founded by Silicon Valley veterans, and is backed by the European Founders fund.

since 2006 / Event Sharing / USA

mixin

What are your friends doing this week?
mixin's main goal is to help people do more activities together.

mixin is the place where people can easily share their micro-agenda. By micro-agenda we mean all the small info that is interesting when it is about getting organized with friends. In mixin you can easily say where you are, what you do, suggest and discuss ideas or just say that you're available. mixin helps you do more activities with your friends by letting you mix your agendas and identify opportunities.
Who is mixin

The company is based in Martigny, Switzerland but mixin is developped by a bunch of people spread all over Europe, in Switzerland, UK and France. Next to mixin, these guys are into snowboarding, WOW, partying, modern art, windsurfing, web culture and many other activities that motivated them to develop a place to get organized and do these activities more often.

Plancast

Plancast is a service for sharing your upcoming plans with friends. It's a social calendar of sorts. Just submit the things you're thinking about doing in the future, and your friends will be able to hear about them - and maybe join you, too!