We celebrate curiosity
Here are a few answers to commonly-asked questions about Zeitcaster…
How does Zeitcaster collect its data?
We pride ourselves on the quality of our data, entered by real people who know and love the communities and the types of events they’re curating and inputting.
What do you mean by unbiased data?
While many sites display events based on advertising dollars and algorithms -- effectively making money off of your eyeballs -- Zeitcaster returns honest information based solely on users’ search queries, so you can make the final decision about how you’d like to spend your time.
How does Zeitcaster know where I am?
To get the most out of Zeitcaster, use a GPS-enabled device with location data shared. Each event we curate is tagged with longitude and latitude so you can discover the events directly around you.
Can I save my search criteria?
Yes! Simply register (it’s free) for an account with Zeitcaster, and you’ll have the ability to save your search criteria, making future searches based on your “centers” and interests a breeze. Upon logging back in,just click the dropdown menu and navigate to Saved Searches.
What types of events and activities does Zeitcaster cover?
We currently cover Art, Dance & Culture, Children’s Activities, Classes, Workshops & Talks, Comedy, Community Events, Fairs & Festivals, Farmers Markets, Film, Games, Health & Fitness, Literary & Book Clubs, Music, Nature & Outdoors, Religion & Spirituality, Seniors, Sports, Support Groups, and Theater.
Soon to be added: Benefits & Fundraisers, Fashion, Politics & Activism, and Business events.
What we do not cover: Retail, Restaurants & Bars, and First Run Movies.
How can I get involved?
If you’re a consumer who wants a simple, intuitive app to help plan events around you, register for Zeitcaster today.
If you’re a business or publisher looking to spread the word about events in your organization or community, contact us for potential partnerships today.
If you’re looking for flexible, part-time work and have a diversity of interests, find out more about becoming a Zeditor today.
How is Zeitcaster different than site like Meetup.com?
Zeitcaster is singularly focused on sharing comprehensive data about public events that you can enjoy within your local communities.
When can I use Zeitcaster in my local community?
With the help of stellar contributors and event curators, Zeitcaster currently serves The Berkshires and parts of New York City -- but we’re just getting started. Bring Zeitcaster to your area by becoming a paid Zeditor today.