Wedding Industry Roundup: Pinterest Planning Woes, Doing More, Hashtag Dilemmas

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Your source of all things wedding biz from around the web. All Things Weddings: To Pin Or Not To Pin? Pinterest As a Wedding Planning Tool – A bride-to-be discovers the drawbacks of Pinterest planning and describes her love hate” relationship. This Is What the Average Cost of a Normal Wedding Can Buy You From a Celeb Wedding – Shocking!

Free Wedding Leads With Facebook? It’s Still Possible!

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“This might just be the last real free source of leads!” says Bob Graham. “I probably shouldn’t be sharing this.” Bob is the savvy owner of Airwaves Music, one of the largest DJ companies in Canada, and founder of the new software company Event Temple. So maybe I twisted his arm a little to get him to let me share

7 Secrets to Save Time and Eliminate Overwhelm

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There’s nothing worse than the frustration of an unending List of Things To Do that just gets longer. No sooner do you cross off one item than another takes its place. Does this sound familiar? (I currently have over 300 items on my giant list. I can’t even look at it all at once or it will send me into

How to Create a Team of Brand Ambassadors For Your Wedding Company

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By Jennifer Taylor, Taylor’d Events While it may seem like a difficult thought to allow anyone else to represent and embody the brand you’ve developed from the ground up, don’t be quick to dismiss the perks that can come from introducing a new member to your brand. It’s not easy to loosen up the reins – you’ve watched your company

Wedding Industry Roundup: The Wedding Markup, 4 Disasters, Social Media Experts

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All Things Weddings: How to Avoid “Wedding Markup” When Planning Your Big Day – It’s those “greedy” wedding pros vs. the unsuspecting couple, with a featured appearance from Book More Brides! What do you think about “wedding”prices? 10 Wedding Entertainment Trends of 2016 – Real DJs, musicians and entertainers share what’s happening in weddings today. 4 Crazy-Horrible Wedding Disasters That

3 Reasons the Bride Says “Yes” to Paying More

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I’ll never forget the thoughts I had at the first bridal show I attended: excitement mixed with trepidation with a huge smattering of cynicism. As I was meandering through the different rooms, I came across a limo company that was going on about how they provide a red carpet walk-up to the limo and champagne for the couple. They had

How to Start Advertising Your Wedding Business On Facebook

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…Or Reboot Your Strategy If You’ve Tried With Less Than Stellar Results By Jen Kiaba Barry There’s a lot of grumbling going around with wedding pros who have tried and failed to use Facebook Ads successfully. They pop into groups on Facebook and scare other business owners with horror stories of how their ads spent $300 in a day with

How to Make Extra Income With Wedding Wholesale

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By Audrey Isaac, 100Candles.com If you’ve been seeking that elusive additional stream of revenue, look no further than wholesale partnerships. Wholesalers offer bulk goods—from candy to candles—at discounted rates, allowing wedding professionals to buy more of what they need for their clients for less. While many wedding professionals have worked with wholesalers before, most don’t take it any further once

Featured Wedding Superhero: Staci Nichols, DJ Entertainer& Officiant

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Staci Nichols of R3volution Weddings brings her fierce drive to everything she does. Whether it’s pouring over her books, studying marketing, writing great articles for Book More Brides or dreaming up new offers for her business, she’s all about getting into action. But the wedding business hasn’t always come easily for Staci. Fortunately for us, she’s generous enough to share

3 Simple Strategies to Triple Your Wedding Leads

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Doubling or even tripling your wedding leads is easier than you think. I’m not just blowing sunshine up your wazoo here. We work with wedding pros every day, and our first goal is to optimize what they’ve already got to increase leads and bookings. We look for the simple, easy changes that can double or even triple your results without