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      0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

      We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

      We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

      Enjoy your planning!
      XOXO,
      Meuy

    • Can we please work on fixing the phone app? I hate that I spent hundreds of dollars on engagement photos only to have them be stretched out.

      First of all, I don't like the newest layout of the phone app. I liked having the photo and countdown all right there when you first open it. It's a bit more of a downer when you open the app and immediately see how much money you're dumping into the wedding. What if I'm logging in just to see the countdown? Anywho, that's not my main issue. When uploading a cover photo, it has me crop the image so that it's a square. However no matter what when you're done it's stretched out. This makes your app look very cheap…

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        0 comments  ·  General  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

        Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

        We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

        We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

        Enjoy your planning!
        XOXO,
        Meuy

      • Save favorite articles!

        Some of the articles that I find on the Knot for ideas and etiquette, I would love to be able to bookmark for later in one easy-to-find spot, like an "Articles" section of my profile.

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          0 comments  ·  Ideas + Etiquette  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

          We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

          We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

          Enjoy your planning!
          XOXO,
          Meuy

        • Additional post-wedding checklist items

          I used the checklist while planning my wedding and it was a helpful resource during the planning process. However, I found the post-wedding checklist items to be incredibly lacking. There was plenty of information about changing your name (which I didn't do!) and the other items (preserving your wedding gown, reviewing vendors) are fine suggestions but not really necessary. The checklist fails to mention important things like health insurance -- most health plans only give you 30 days from your wedding date to add a spouse. More practical options would be appreciated!

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            0 comments  ·  Checklist  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

            Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

            We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

            We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

            Enjoy your planning!
            XOXO,
            Meuy

          • There needs to be a search bar for guest list

            Please include a search bar in the guest management app. If I am trying to look for a specific guest, I do not want to scroll through them all and try to find one. I'd like to be able to type in the name to find it.

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              0 comments  ·  Guest List Manager  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

              Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

              We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

              We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

              Enjoy your planning!
              XOXO,
              Meuy

            • Streamlined search results

              I understand that companies pay to be featured, and that has to be carried out for those users. However, I am simply searching for my vendors in Greenville, SC, but when I search I have to sift through tons of vendors all the way in Charleston, SC which is not close by. It's very frustrating when I'm simply trying to provide feedback to my vendors, and have trouble locating them on your website.

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                0 comments  ·  Navigation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

                We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

                We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

                Enjoy your planning!
                XOXO,
                Meuy

              • Checklist for more than one year

                I'm planning my wedding 2 years in advance (it's in 2019) so when viewing my checklist, it only shows things to-do in the 12 months before our date. However for months that pass this year (ex. September 2017) it says they're past due. This is frustrating because they really aren't past due yet. Please make an edit so the checklist has years with each month.

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                  0 comments  ·  Checklist  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

                  We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

                  We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

                  Enjoy your planning!
                  XOXO,
                  Meuy

                • I'm unhappy with my photo being stretched on the desk top version, but fine on the phone version. Please use the same proportions for both!

                  Please use the same proportion for the main photos between the desktop version (super stretched out - width wise) and the phone version. Or allow us to upload a "banner" type photo along with a main photo. I don't like to see myself and my fiance all stretched out like that!

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                    0 comments  ·  My Account  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                    This is great feedback and I appreciate you sending it over. I would love to help you get a different picture uploaded – if you choose – that might work a bit better. Send us a couple of landscape photos to choose from at help@theknot.com – attn: Keri.

                    We are going to review this with the team to find out if we can offer a different type of proportion that will work in both places. You look fabulous all the time and we want you to see that in your Ultimate Wedding Planner too!

                    xoxo,
                    Keri

                  • Separate dates for Ceremony & Reception

                    We're having our Ceremony a few months ahead of our "reception" party. It'd be great if I could put in those distinct dates, so that the Due dates on my events were lined up properly.
                    Currently, I'm having to set to the early date, make a manual note of the ceremony-oriented items, and their due dates. Then update to the Reception date (most of the tasks are for the reception), and then go back in and back-date the Ceremony tasks to their true earlier due date.

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                      0 comments  ·  Checklist  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                      Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

                      We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

                      We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

                      Enjoy your planning!
                      XOXO,
                      Meuy

                    • Customized background graphics :)

                      Can not complain because the site is amazing and it is FREE which is this brides favorite word! However, I did hire a Graphic Artist to do the artwork for my wedding invites (used tapa which is part of our Samoan culture) and would have loved to have used the graphics as a customized background theme. Would’ve been great to just resize and upload the graphics! Perhaps in the future, but maybe not in my bridal term lol apart from that great stuff! Thank you for making everything so easy!

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                        1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                        Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

                        We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

                        We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

                        Enjoy your planning!
                        XOXO,
                        Meuy

                      • Destination wedding checklist timeline

                        The checklist planning tool is very helpful, but the timeline is off for a destination wedding. For example, save the dates need to be sent earlier to give people time to book flights. It would be great if there was a destination option that would automatically adjust the timing for the average destination wedding.

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                          1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          I love this! We are always looking for ways we can improve our checklist experience and hearing from you is just perfect. I have already passed along this suggestion to our Ultimate Planner team and they will definitely look at how we can make this a goal for the future. And not just for destination weddings, but we likely need to change the scope for those that are eloping or having more than one ceremony/reception site.

                          Enjoy your day!
                          xoxo,
                          Keri

                        • Address Auto-Fill for Members of Same Household

                          Collecting and Inputting 250+ people's addresses has become my top stressor in planning my wedding. Here are some ideas on how The Knot can improve their services:
                          1) Allow all members of one household to be entered in the same window.
                          -Entry can by in the same window. Add a button labeled "add another member to this household" (or something to that effect). When it is pressed, another field can appear available for entry
                          -After all members are added and info is saved, these members can be displayed separately in the guest list manager. I believe you already have the…

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                            0 comments  ·  Guest List Manager  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                            Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

                            We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

                            We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

                            Enjoy your planning!
                            XOXO,
                            Meuy

                          • Add dropdown menu personalization

                            I love that you can hide or show or even add any pages to your website under "Manage Pages." However, I wish you could somehow personalize the dropdown menu that automatically is pulled down when you scroll over any page link at the top. For example, I have a registry page on my website and I wish it had no dropdown menu. I have a specific note that I want all my visitors to read at the top of the page, but nobody sees that because they don't click on "Registry." Instead hey scroll over "Registry" and see that there's…

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                              0 comments  ·  Wedding Websites  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                              Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

                              We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

                              We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

                              Enjoy your planning!
                              XOXO,
                              Meuy

                            • Consistency across platforms

                              Managing my guest list with both the website and the mobile app has been a challenge since some features work differently online and on the app. Example: "+1" vs "Plus One" Grouping house holds and adding multiple people in the app is much more clear than on the web page.

                              Thanks!

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                                0 comments  ·  Guest List Manager  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

                                We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

                                We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

                                Enjoy your planning!
                                XOXO,
                                Meuy

                              • Gendered language in registry survey

                                Hello,
                                This note is in response to a survey I received via email titled "What were your wedding registry essentials? Tell us!"

                                I would like to register my disgust at the hetero-normative language that was used throughout this survey. I have accepted that 99% of the photos on the Knot feature a heterosexual couple (the vast majority of those being white too) and understand that there are fewer LGBT weddings occurring across the country. It has made me feel marginalized in my own wedding planning, but I understood and accepted it.

                                What I will not accept is the blatant use…

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                                  0 comments  ·  Customer Service  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                  Thank you. Not only for taking time out of your day to send this very important note, but for calling this out to us at all. We are definitely trying to make strides on our site so that all couples feel welcome and valued at The Knot. We just have a few areas that are either being overlooked or that haven’t had the full update yet. This is definitely one of them.

                                  I have already sent your feedback along to our Research and Marketing teams so we can make sure this is quickly on our priority list. I am very sorry you did not feel welcomed by our site when taking this quiz – that you felt we did not value you as a couple and that we did not value this enough to have made this change earlier. Thank you, again, for giving us an opportunity to see this…

                                • Ability to match background and invitation colors

                                  It is so nice to be able to have the option to match your invitations with your theme. But you can only change the color of the background on the invitations, not the website background. It would be perfect to be able to change the colors, and to any color you want so it can match your wedding colors instead of a select few.

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                                  • Export Newlyfund entries

                                    It would be quite helpful if I could sort, export, or view as a table all the gifts we've received from in our newlywed fund. Currently they are not sorted in any particular way and so we have to check the whole list multiple times to ensure we've sent thank you notes to everyone. Thanks for helping!

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                                      0 comments  ·  Registry  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                      I really appreciate you taking time to send us this feedback. We are continually looking at ways we can make the Newlywed Fund more user friendly and this suggestion is definitely on our list.

                                      Let us know if you have feedback on other areas- we love hearing from our couples!

                                      xoxo,
                                      Keri

                                    • Budget update

                                      I've removed quite a few options from my budget as i'm just doing a vow renewal and not all the pomp and circumstance. I really think the budget should update the "estimates" based on what i have left for a clearer picture. I swear it used to do that when i used it before? Just a thought.

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                                      • Subtle moving graphic/compatibility with all common devices

                                        I saw that other websites or emails have moving images and graphics. Would it be possible for future wedding websites to have moving images compatible from any smartphone or laptop? (i.e a plane flying across the page for a destination website when you first enter the site, simple twinkles for some the New Years weddings. It doesn’t have to be cheesy, just subtle and VERY simple. Not so flashy it gives people a headache or distracting. There are so many wonderful ideas and possibilities. When guests open up the website, it’s something unique that they may not have seen with…

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                                          0 comments  ·  Wedding Websites  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                          Hi and thank you so much for your idea!

                                          We will definitely take this into consideration. We’re always trying to improve the Wedding Website experience for couples so we welcome all of your great ideas.

                                          We will keep this forum updated as we make improvements!

                                          Enjoy your planning!
                                          XOXO,
                                          Meuy

                                        • Thank You Note Option The Knot App

                                          The Knot app for iPhone needs to be able to keep track of to whom one has written thank yous. Seems like this can only be done on a desktop, which defeats the purpose of the mobile app!

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