Tech-Savvy Ways to Upgrade Your Wedding

Simplify the wedding planning process and make your big day even more memorable with these apps, gadgets and clever ideas.

3 Tech-Friendly Wedding Ideas 01:44

Carley shows how technology can make your wedding day even more memorable.
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Everyone knows that the key to a memorable wedding is all in the details, but the sheer number of them can be difficult to navigate and execute – spend an hour on Pinterest and you’ll be beyond overwhelmed.

Thankfully, technology has created lots of new ways to make a wedding without major spending or major work. In this episode of Smart, Simple, Solved, I’ll show you a few ideas that are equally impressive and doable.

Our Favorite Wedding Planning Apps

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Paperless Post

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Duet and Couple

Wedding Wire

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I Do Foundation

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Wedding LookBook by The Knot


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Remember flip books? I’ll show you a company that takes them to the next level by letting your guests take photos of the event and produce their own souvenirs on the spot. And how about an app that creates photo booth-style strips and animates them? There’s also a way to turn a registry into something that does good for others (and remedies that weird feeling you might get by sending guests a list of stuff you want). Finally, there’s a personalized cake topper to, well, top all cake toppers. And you’ll never guess how it’s made.

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TweetWall Pro

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QR Code Wedding Favors

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Wedding Party App


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Conversation Starters

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Time-Lapse Camera

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Fun Nametags

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Crowdsourced Music

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So, who wants a dazzling wedding that makes the bride and groom cry for the right reasons? Say, “I do!”

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