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Vendor List


I love the new "vendor list" feature but am having trouble adding vendors who do not have existing Knot accounts. I believe this is a very strong attribute for The Knot to gain data from bride clients. Whenever I type in a vendor who does not have a Knot account already, it says "Can't find vendor? Google Search". Then when you click on that, it does nothing. Am I missing something, is this still being fixed, or is there a way around this?


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  • Dinala commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    My vendor comes up if I go to Google.com and search from them but not if I type them in here and select search Google. In fact they are the first results on the page at Google.com

  • Katy Hunter commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    It would be great if we could add our own vendors, people that aren't listed. I have a woman doing my makeup but it won't allow me to add her to my vendors list.

  • Caroline Abbott commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    So basically, you should be able to write-in your own vendor, instead of looking them up on google.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    In fact, I see that there are numerous complaints about this. I can only conclude that TheKnot doesn't care what users want, since such a basic function is being ignored. I'm going to look elsewhere.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    So, it's been 180 days since Meuy posted that it would be 30-45 days. I'm not able to add custom vendors that The Knot can't find on Google. This is making me question whether this app is useful enough for me to use. It's a pretty big issue!

  • Amanda D commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    This still is not resolved. A simple text entry only option would suffice. Just to be able to list vendors all in one place regardless of whether they appear on Google.

  • Wandra commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Vendor issue has still not been resolved. Cannot add new vendors. I feel that you should not put the option on the website until the glitch has been corrected. It waste a lot of time trying to figure it out just to find out later that it's the system that not working instead of user error.

  • Megan commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Has this been resolved yet? We are well beyond the 30-45 days. It's frustrating not being able to actually put your vendors in the vendor section. The planning aspect of the website is somewhat obsolete without that capability.

  • GINA commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I Agree! Self-entry on the vendor list is a must, not just if the are members or a Google storefront.

  • Brooklyn commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Agreed! I think it would be best to have an option to manually enter information.

    For businesses like catering, music & photography many people opt to use a friend of a friend to save money. Many of these businesses don't necessarily have websites and many work from their homes. There definitely needs to be more flexibility with this aspect of the wedding planner!

  • Amanda commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Yes, I am feeling frustrated with this problem as well. My photographer and my coordinator are not on the Knot's current list and I am unable to add their information. Would love to see this feature fixed soon! Thanks :)

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