What Is a Sports Ticket?
In sports events, people need to present a ticket stub before being allowed to enter the venue, and this stub is specifically referred to as a sports ticket. Sports tickets, as the name suggests, are mainly used in sports games and tournaments, and can be bought in online ticket sites such as Ticketsnow and Stubhub. However, they are still available in authorized ticketing outlets for people who prefer to buy tickets traditionally.
How to Make Sports Tickets in Apple Pages
Promote physical and tangible sports tickets as opposed to digital ones, and you can do that by creating beautifully-designed tickets. Our guidelines below will teach you how to make stunning sports tickets in Apple Pages, they will surely help in boosting your ticket sales.
1. Gather and list the details of the sports event
If you're planning to make tickets for a soccer game, then you will need to identify the date, time, venue, and the teams that will be playing. On the other hand, if you're creating sports-themed event tickets, gather details related to the event and keep it handy. If you're making raffle ticket stubs, the details you need would include the schedule, venue, prizes, and the sponsoring organizations.
2. Prepare the needed elements for the sports ticket
Aside from the information that you've gathered in the previous step, you will also need to gather the elements that are necessary for the ticket's design. Luckily, Apple Pages is compatible with most file formats which means you can add them immediately without having to convert it. Gather images, illustrations, or word art, get as many as you can as long as it's relevant to the ticket's purpose.
3. Create a sketch of the ticket's design
While it's acceptable to proceed directly to using Apple Pages to design your sports tickets, it's better to start with creating a sketch using pen and paper. If you don't feel like making a sketch, you can instead create a list of descriptions that thoroughly describe how the layout looks or how the elements are arranged. Nevertheless, what matters is that you'll have a guide when you're designing your tickets.
4. Open Apple Pages and start adding the event's details
After you've planned out the design of your sports tickets, you can then open Apple Pages and start a new project. Since Apple Pages is a word processing application and focuses more on text, you should start working on the content rather than the images. Refer to the list of details that you prepared in the first step and use it to build the content of your sports ticket.
5. Beautify the layout by adding graphical elements
Once you're done adding the ticket's content, you can start adding graphics or visuals to it to enhance the appearance. You may choose from colors, color patterns, images, illustrations, or even lines and shapes to add to the design. Be sure not to add too many elements to the design or else you're sports tickets will end up looking chaotic and unprofessional, leave enough room for white space.
6. Evaluate and print your sports tickets
If possible, don't evaluate your work and ask someone else to do it for you. This way, it won't be biased and they'll be able to give constructive feedback that might just improve the quality of your sports tickets. After doing this, you can finally get your sports tickets printed and distributed.