Tired of being held hostage by the Big Brother ticketing services that charge steep service fees, dictate draconian terms, hold your payments and provide little user experience flexibility? Tessera by Tecture provides a proven, fully-featured venue ticketing system that puts you in control of your payments and your patron experience. With Tessera you own your future.
Point of Sale
And here’s the catch: we don’t take a percentage of your ticket revenues like most ticketing systems. We don’t even take a per ticket fee. We offer a fair, flat, reasonable yearly subscription fee. Quite simply, we think we should be fairly compensated for our work, not gouge a percentage of someone else’s. At the end of the day we’re out to make a living, not a killing.
Tessera offers virtually unlimited flexibility in how you present your shows, events, and merch through a seamless API integration with your website — or with WordPress specifically. You’re not limited to a handful of lame web page templates that never seem to suit how you want to display your show/event information. Our savvy, experienced developers can realize your site’s design right down to the smallest detail. Already have a WordPress site? We can integrate with your existing site. Not a WordPress user? Tessera includes an open API, which enables us to build a native venue-specific smartphone app, or integrate our ticketing into your existing app.
Tessera Integrates with WordPress (and other CRMs) to synchronize show fields with ticket system fields. A key benefit of this architecture is you can manage all your website content, including show information, merch, food, other pages in WordPress. Show pages can be styled in any fashion you like. Other ticket systems force you to use a limited number of templates, or insert a widget on a page.Selected Features
Multiple Ticket Types
Set up a virtually unlimited number of ticket types which can be sold for different prices and ticket fees. You can even set different sell dates for each ticket type and password protect each type — so VIP and pre-sales are simple. Tessera also Includes “default” ticket types configuration to make setting up new shows easy and quick.
Checkout with Account and Guest capabilities and a mobile-optimized shopping cart to speed ticket transactions. Protect shows from over-sell and ensure customer satisfaction with an easy, fair cart timer that reserves ticket inventory during the purchase process.
Will Call and Check-In
Quickly and easily checking in guests is a first step toward a great customer experience. Our real-time, dynamic check-in screen, optimized for tablets displays the event’s guest list in real time with the ability to store notes on guests and seating. (Friend of the owner visiting tonight? Make a note on the guest list and welcome him warmly.)
Enable your customers to save billing information and preferences.Selected Features
Point of Sale
Take real-time check-ins to the next level and sell tickets at the door — even past show time. Tessera features a mobile-optimized virtual box office, allowing both cash and credit transactions, including card swipe with MagTek credit card reader (via MagneFLEX app).
Merchandise – Sell more than just tickets! Tessera includes merchandise sales with dynamic shipping and sales tax calculation options. Sell online through a web store or on your premises with our POS app.Selected Features
Tessera integrates seamlessly with WordPress and other CMSs through an API. We’ll design you a killer customer-facing WordPress site to your precise specifications. Or we can integrate with your existing site. Don’t use WordPress? No problem, Tessera’s open API can be integrated with your system.
We offer the option to set up the system on a Content Delivery Network (CDN) to improve performance, especially during those peak sales periods.
Secure integration with any payment gateway.
Real-time check-in at the door with a tablet or other mobile device.
Ticket POS system on a mobile device (with MagTek card swipe or chip reader).
Card Reader Integration – Use Tessera’s intuitive, tablet-ready point of sale system to sell tickets or merchandise at the door, at the counter, anywhere. Tessera’s point of sale is compatible with MagTek card readers, such as the iDynamo.
Seating Chart Integration – Tessera also supports seating charts. We can custom illustrate any venue and support any seating arrangement from rows to tables, and more. Customers will be able to zoom in and select individual seats, and seat selection is supported on any browser and mobile devices. Seat selection integrates seamlessly with our ticket timer, which reserves the seat for a configurable period of time.Selected Features
Don’t see what you need here? We can build out and customize for you.