How to Make Your Engagement Announcement More Fun on Social Media? – Weddingz Advice #9
He took you by surprise and popped the big question. Now you just can’t stop starring at that flashy engagement ring and come to your senses that Yes! It’s finally happening! With all the excitement bubbling up within you, you feel you’ll just explode with all the happiness. You can’t just keep this mind-blasting news to yourself and feel the need to break it your loved ones.
With the current trend of announcing your biggest life events on social media, there is not much guessing required that this big piece of news needs to be up and bold on every social medial handle you’re on too. So, how do you go about doing this the right way, without coming across too cheezy or too bland?!
BEFORE WE GET TO SHARE SOME COOL IDEAS, HERE’S A LIST OF DO’S AND DON’TS YOU NEED TO KEEP A CLOSE CHECK ON:
Step #1: Let the Awesome Feeling Steadily Sink In - Don't rush into things!
Step #2: Announce To Your VIPs the Old Fashioned Way - Phone call, always a phone call!
Step #3: Avoid Posting Clichéd Photo Captions - Like, 'He Proposed' and the most boring of all 'Engaged'
Step #4: Focus On Your Love, Not the Ring - Not all can afford a huge daimond rock, appreciate all the love that encompasses even in that tiny daimond or plain engagement band
Step #5: Don't Invite Your Entire Social Network to the Wedding - Send out save the dates, but only the date (not with the address, unless you want all your 2341 friends to attend your 250 small gathering intimate wedding celebration)
Step #6: Don’t Overshare - This is definitely not the time to spill all the dream details of your wedding out there to any and everyone who is constantly buzzing you online fore more scoop on your wedding plans
Step #7: Acknowledge and Appreciate Well Wishes - Do not forget to thank your well wishers, it doesnt matter if the response is delayed by even a week
WITH THAT COVERED, LET’S DIVE INTO THE IDEAS:
If "I said YES! or She said YES! clichéd statements are yawn-worthy - Try this!
Let the Picture Speak
Have pets? Let them break the news!
Start Marketing Your Wedding Hashtag on Instagram
If A Click Is Too Mundane, Then Post a Video. Better Yet, Go Snapchat Crazy!