The WOWcast (Weekly on Weddings Podcast)
About This Show
The WOWcast - 'Weekly, On Weddings' - is a weekly podcast series with a tech angle and focuses on tips for online success for UK wedding businesses. It's produced by EMC in Bristol and sponsored by Weddings On the Web; three great services with one great result: Everyone's There!
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Most Recent Episode
WOWcast #22 (Feb 2017)
Feb 16 17
WOWCAST 22 We look at the start of the UK's wedding fair season, find out why a wedding video led Oprah Winfrey to put Patrick Swayze in the corner, we unravel our wedding stat of the week, and discover wedding app Toodle NEWS Here's a fantastic story about a bride whose wedding video she made with her husband went viral on YouTube and because it got so many views, they ended up actually dancing with Patrick Swayze. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jA8dvgwQSTM NameSwitch is a new platform which takes the hassle out of changing your name to your newly adopted marital choice. The founder, Cécile Mazuet, set up the service after her own frustrating experience in changing her name. http://www.nameswitch.co.uk/ OUR UK WEDDING STAT OF THE WEEK Wedding site ChilliSauce celebrated Valentine’s Day with this Marriage Proposal Survey. The stat showed that 23% of all females felt that this holiday was the best time for their partner to make a proposal. http://www.chillisauce.co.uk/news/romantic-valentines-day-survey/ FEATURED WEDDING APP (We're not endorsing it nor are we being paid to mention it.) iOS app Toodle is an image-focused blend of something like Instagram and Pinterest, with a strong business component. Users can create multiple visual lists on their smart phones by taking photos, scanning barcodes and QR codes and browsing the internet. One key business-focused feature of the app is that it allows retailers on the platform to becomea toodle Retailer. All exhibitors, shops, market stalls and party planners can create their own channel on toodle. So as a wedding business, once you have a presence on toodle, the company claim that your brand will be exposed to thousands of potential customers. There are different options available to you to s