Inspiration

How To Add an Instagram Hashtag Feed To Your Wedding Website

glosite how to add an instagram feed to wedding websiteInstagram photo prop by What is Scrapbooking on Etsy

You’ve chosen a brilliant #weddinghashtag and shared this with your guests. Well done you! But how do you keep everything in one place – especially all of those fabulous Instagram pics? One option is to add the feeds to your wedding website so that you and your guests will have real-time access to those tagged photos side-by-side with the other important details about your celebration.

But how…

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Q & Advice

It’s #WeddingSeason and You Need a Hashtag!

glosite wedding hastag wedding websitesCustom Wedding Hashtag Doormat by BeThereInFive on Etsy

Some things about wedding planning are timeless: the rings, the dress, the invites. And some things are completely in the present. Like the wedding hashtags you keep seeing on social media postings (on Instagram, Twitter, and even Facebook). Much like shopping for a ring together, picking out the perfect wedding hashtag could be both a fun experience and a point of contention.

We’re here to help you avoid the latter! First, let’s discuss…

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Q & Advice

Which wedding guests should be invited the rehearsal dinner

which guests to invite to rehearsal dinnerDIY Vintage Wedding Seating Chart available from Vintage House Creation on Etsy

So you’ve chosen the venue, created your wedding website layout, designed your wedding invitations, and thinned out the guest list. It’s time to decide who gets invited to the rehearsal dinner!

So, who should you invite? If you’re grappling between keeping your rehearsal dinner small or inviting a crowd, we have…

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Q & Advice

4 ways to make wedding travel easier for out-of-town guests

glosite make travel easy for your wedding guests

Depending on the location of your wedding (local or destination), travel options need to be plentiful and affordable for in and out-of-town wedding guests to easily make their way. Even a local wedding can mean crossing state lines for some folks. (Your “local wedding” may still a “destination wedding” for some.) We do live in the digital age, after all. Because of social media, many of our friendships last longer and extend across the miles! So let’s get down to business and make traveling…

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Real Glö-bies

Amy and Jonathan’s Elegant Weekend Getaway Wedding

wedding couple on bridge

photos by Grace Photography

The Glö-Couple (tell us a fun fact about each of you):

Amy, Attorney (former Harvard cheerleader) and
Jonathan, Attorney (has better dance moves than his now wife)

Celebration Date & Location:

June 2014
Bedford, PA USA
Omni Bedford Springs Resort

Tell us how you got engaged:

In August 2011, we went on our first date thanks to JDate. It took us only a few dates before we knew…

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Spice up your Site

Create a wedding website cash registry using Dwolla buttons

glosite add dwolla button to wedding website

Original Photo by JD Hancock, shared under CC

Each week, we get a ton of questions about how to integrate a cash registry onto your Glö wedding website like Fenella and Stuart did on the Wedding Gifts page of their wedsite. Cash registries are fun because you can get as creative or simple as you’d like. Fenella and Stuart used Paypal buttons that allowed their guests to contribute cash gifts to different “funds,”…

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Real Glö-bies

Temi and Segun’s Modernly Traditional African Wedding

nigerian maryland wedding couple Photos by: Alakija Studios

The Glö-Couple (tell us a fun fact about each of you):

Temi, Event Planner & Chef (my idea of a fun Saturday is snuggled on the sofa reading) &
Segun, Sports Director at the Special Olympics (HIS idea of a fun Saturday is going for a 10mile run…this does not compute!)

Celebration Date & Location:

Traditional Engagement Ceremony
May 25, 2014
Ruby Gardens Event Centre
Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria

Wedding Ceremony and Reception…

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Q & Advice

4 ways to go paperless for your wedding

glosite paperless wedding invitations wedding websites

A wedding should be a day that every couple about to say “I do” anticipates with hope and happiness, and remembers fondly forever.

As anyone with experience will tell you, though, planning the perfect celebration for this special day is hardly a piece of fondant cake. Even thinking about the preparation, logistics, and yes—finances of hosting a dream wedding has been known to make even the most savvy party hosts reach for a glass of wine.

Glöbies will agree that…

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