The coming up of wedding websites have surely opened the gates to eco-friendly wedding planning. Wondering what exactly a wedding website does? While the way we celebrate weddings hasn’t really changed till date, the easy accessibility to the internet has made the wedding planning process very easy. Wedding websites are a must for any newly engaged couple — no coding necessary. Not only do they keep the guests informed about wedding schedule, destination and other important details like transportation but also features couple’s love story, photos, and their wedding itinerary, all in one place.
There are certain unwritten rules and etiquettes when it comes to making a wedding planning website, which you must know before you male one. Create your free and customized wedding website by following this link.
Also, follow these tricks and tips to create wedding website for free which will be informative and entertaining as well.
1. Start with the basics!
Start creating your wedding website by adding the basic information i.e your wedding date, location and the name of the couple.
2. Add your complete wedding itinerary!
A wedding itinerary is a complete breakdown of what happens when on your wedding day. Add timelines to your different wedding functions to keep your guests thoroughly informed. If you’ve planned any events around your wedding date (that everyone’s invited to), make sure to include them on your website. Add the time, location and dress code for each event so guests can pack accordingly and make sure they’re on-time. If you’ve arranged for transportation for your guests, be sure to put this information also on your wedding website, too.
3. Personalize your wedding website!
Now that you have covered all the basic information, don’t forget to add a fun and personalized touch to your wedding website. Your wedding website should be all about the two of you and your special day. ShaadiWish’s wedding website comes with an easily editable template that can be personalized according to your needs. Start by customizing the texts – from the full event details to the declarations of your undying love for each other. Don’t forget to upload photos of the two of you, in order to make your website visually appealing! Also, it is recommended that you add a welcome note along with a great couple picture, on your wedding website, for your friends and family.
4. Make it easy for your outstation guests!
Include information about the nearest airport or the best way to get to a city, as well as the websites, phone numbers, and booking details for any local hotels where you have a room block. Don’t forget mentioning about discounts you may have secured for airport shuttles or rental cars!
5. An excellent way to send out e-invitations!
You can create your personalized wedding website and email the same to your friends and family, as an e-invitation. Most wedding websites, enable you to collect RSVP responses and organizes all the information for you, automatically. It’s like your own wedding assistant, except that it’s free and you don’t have to deal with phone calls!
6. Get those RSVPs rolling!
One of the most exciting things about creating a wedding website is when it all starts getting real- you see the RSVPs coming. Regardless of how long your guest list is, keeping track of who is coming, who can’t make it, and who’s bringing whom along can get tricky. With a wedding website by your side, you can easily manage your guest list and stay organized.
7. Add an extra touch by sharing your love story!
Are you ready to launch your wedding website and announce the details of your special day? Add a personal touch by sharing your meet-cute moment with your guests. You can write a short text that recounts how you two first met, your first date and proposal story. If you’re more comfortable with pictures than words, you can upload a photo album that highlights beautiful moments from various stages of your love story.
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8. Do recommend local activities!
Remember your outstation guests are coming just for you. So, add another space on your wedding website where you can list local activities and sightseeing options for your guests to indulge in their free time and make the most out of their travel.
Get Easy Access On Your ShaadiWish App
A really interesting alternative to having a wedding website is having a wedding app! Since most people use smartphones these days, ShaadiWish helps you build a wedding website by using the app with all the information that you would need on your wedding website (and creates web versions as well, of course).
The best part about owning the ShaadiWish app- you get to save a lot of time sending wedding invites as you would have spent earlier!
Why You Will Love Our Personalized Wedding Website
The ShaadiWish’s Create Your Wedding Website lets you quickly customize with ease to use manual which can be easily shared with your guests.
When should you create a wedding website?
We recommend creating this when you send out your save the dates—at least six months ahead of your big day. At ShaadiWish, you can edit your website even after it’s published. So if you just have the date, go ahead and create your wedding website. You can add specifics as they come in.
How long does it take to set up a Wedding Website?
Literally minutes. Our website builder makes it super easy to create your URL, add all your details and personalize it in a go. And if you have questions, our customer service team always has your back.
Wedding websites are an eco-friendly and convenient alternative to traditional invitations. A wedding website can accommodate all the information that you can’t fit in your wedding invitations i.e wedding itinerary, hotels, directions, information about the couple, couple pictures, the couple’s love story, wedding pictures and RSVPs online. With ShaadiWish, you will create a functional website that will leave a lasting impression on your family, friends and loved ones.