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What do people usually write in their about us section of their wedding website?

julie, on October 9, 2013 at 12:23 AM Posted in Planning 0 16
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Doed anybody have any suggestions on what kind of info to put in that part of the website. We started to write about how we started dating, moved to another state together, and ultimately got engaged. It just started to sound like a corny love story in third person. Is it supposed to sound corny and we are just over thinking it? Is that what people want to read about that will be attending the wedding ? what did you guys write? suggestions needed.

Thanks in advance

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Latest activity by Traci, on November 19, 2014 at 11:32 PM
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    Super March 2014
    Poppet ·
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    It's not a requirement to have all the parts that come default with the site creator. We chose to leave that section out.

    I'm sure it just sounds corny because you guys lived it, your guests will probably find it sweet. It'd be there for those who want to read it to do so, but if guests don't wanna bother then they can just skip that tab.

    Put what makes you both comfortable. Maybe a summary of your relationship, with a few well chosen sweet/funny/fond memories thrown in at different points?

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  • shirlden
    Super March 2014
    shirlden ·
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    We also chose to leave that out.

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  • Danielle
    VIP October 2015
    Danielle ·
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    Yeah, you don't have to write an about us. My friend just had a "why he/she loves her/him" and they had a section of each of their views on the future. You don't have to be overly cheesy with your about me if you did go that way. Or don't do anything at all.

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  • Nonna T
    Master April 2014
    Nonna T ·
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    On ours:

    About tina

    All Italian!

    About joe

    100 % Polish!

    How we met

    We met in 1965, in the fourth grade.

    We haven't changed a bit, have we? Smiley smile

    (and posted our fourth grade pictures hahahahaha)

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  • AndreaLily
    Master October 2013
    AndreaLily ·
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    In ours I had an Our Lovestory section where I wrote how we met, got engaged etc. and then I had a His & Hers section where I wrote little bios about each of us, you can take a look at ours if you like Smiley smile

    https://www.weddingwire.com/wedding/UserViewWebsite?pass=true&flash=skip&wid=627eedb2efb305a1&pid=98c47abcb844d422&is_demo=&themeCode=33

    PW: Lovestory

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  • May
    VIP October 2013
    May ·
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    Nothing. If they don't know us they shouldn't be on our website.

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  • Donna
    Master June 2014
    Donna ·
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    I put a picture of each of us.

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  • Out the Window
    Master May 2014
    Out the Window ·
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    I didn't have an about us. We're inviting people who should already know who we are. Well... Minus my parents 50+ friends but I don't care for them to get to know me.

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  • sjkuffel
    Dedicated October 2014
    sjkuffel ·
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    I tried to keep it short and sweet since most people should already know most of what i put. Mainly how we met and a few things in between. Maybe some funny facts or things ppl may not know about you both. I split it onto 3 sections, the story, the proposal, and the honeymoon.

    Here's ours

    Www.michaelandstephanie2014.com

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  • Married MyTrue Love©
    Master May 2012
    Married MyTrue Love© ·
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    Well, he wrote something about me and I wrote something about him. Smiley smile

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  • mscountry
    Master July 2014
    mscountry ·
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    We have 5 thing you should know about both of us. Here's our site www.weddingwire.com/kellyandleelandon password countrylace

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  • Alysa
    VIP April 2014
    Alysa ·
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    This why I am not doing one. I don't want it to be corny. And everyone already knows us anyway, so why do I need to tell our story all over again? And I am thinking most people won't even bother to look at our website anyway.

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  • OhHeyItsIna
    Master November 2014
    OhHeyItsIna ·
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    I deleted it and added my engagement video

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  • Riki
    Master August 2014
    Riki ·
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    I'm having the hardest time with that...GREAT POST!

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  • J
    Just Said Yes August 2014
    julie ·
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    We are so appreciative of all of your help! Thank you all so much

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  • T
    Just Said Yes August 2015
    Traci ·
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    Very helpful, thanks

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