Eco Wed Series: Paper-free Engagement Announcements

Welcome to the first post of the Eco Wedding Series on The Green Girls, the ultimate eco wedding resource to get “conscious couples” started on the right green foot!

(TIP:  Get this entire series delivered to your email by downloading The Green Girls RSS feed)

November and December are the biggest months for engagements, so if you have recently said “Will you?” or “Yes, I will”, this post is
for you.  Now that you just ‘put a ring on it’, you might be considering all your options for announcing your big news. Lucky for you, web 2.0 is a thoroughly fun way to spread the word while sparing a few trees.

My absolute FAVE new trend for announcing engagements is VIDEO.  If you want to be a hit with your friends and family and truly get their attention in the most entertaining way, try an on screen announcement and then blast that baby off to everyone you know via email, Facebook, MySpace, Friendster, Twitter and any other social app you’re using these days.  If you don’t already have a videocam, consider picking up a flip cam for under $200.  Not only is it a low cost, paper-reducing way to spread your message, your new camera will come in super handy in capturing all the new memories you’ll be building with your life partner.

HOW DO YOU PULL IT OFF?  Check out this adorable engagement announcement done by my good friend Corey.  And if you’re still unsure about how to go about making your own video, feel free to give him a shout…he’ll be happy to help you produce your own!  His contact info is at the end of the video.

 

About the Author

Katherine DalPra is owner/designer of Green Diva, an eco chic jewelry boutique.

 

Related posts:

Young Star-Studded Event Take On Bullying
London Olympics: These Games Are So Not Trashy (Infographic)
4th of July Giveaway: FREE "PEACE" Tee

27 Comments

  • sale of the century slot machine

  • An impressive share, I just given this onto a colleague who was doing a little analysis on this. And he in fact bought me breakfast because I found it for him.. smile. So let me reword that: Thnx for the treat! But yeah Thnkx for spending the time to discuss this, I feel strongly about it and love reading more on this topic. If possible, as you become expertise, would you mind updating your blog with more details? It is highly helpful for me. Big thumb up for this blog post!

  • Would you be interested in exchanging links?

  • Thanks a bunch for sharing this with all of us you actually know what you’re talking about! Bookmarked. Kindly also visit my site =). We could have a link exchange arrangement between us!

  • you’re in point of fact a excellent webmaster. The web site loading pace is amazing. It kind of feels that you’re doing any distinctive trick. In addition, The contents are masterwork. you’ve done a fantastic task in this topic!

  • Thanks for sharing. My momma used to say “Live each day as if it’s your last” :-)

  • I was just seeking this information for a while. After 6 hours of continuous Googleing, at last I got it in your site. I wonder what’s the lack of Google strategy that don’t rank this type of informative sites in top of the list. Usually the top web sites are full of garbage.

  • This website is amazing. I will tell about it to my friends and anybody that could be interested in this subject. Great work guys!

  • Hello! I just would like to give a huge thumbs up for the great info you have here on this post. I will be coming back to your blog for more soon.

  • Wonderful points altogether, you simply won a emblem new reader. What could you suggest about your submit that you simply made some days ago? Any positive?

  • Way cool! Some very valid points! I appreciate you writing this write-up and the rest of the website is very good.

  • free app maker[…]Here are a number of the web sites we advise for our visitors[…]

  • You should take part in a contest for one of the best blogs on the web. I will recommend this site!

  • I’ve been browsing online more than three hours today, yet I never found any interesting article like yours. It is pretty worth enough for me. In my opinion, if all website owners and bloggers made good content as you did, the web will be a lot more useful than ever before.

  • Greetings from Carolina! I’m bored to death at work so I decided to browse your website on my iphone during lunch break. I love the info you present here and can’t wait to take a look when I get home. I’m shocked at how quick your blog loaded on my mobile .. I’m not even using WIFI, just 3G .. Anyways, wonderful blog!

  • Hi my friend! I want to say that this article is awesome, nice written and include approximately all vital infos. I’d like to see more posts like this.

  • Have you ever thought about writing an ebook or guest authoring on other sites? I have a blog based on the same topics you discuss and would really like to have you share some stories/information. I know my audience would value your work. If you are even remotely interested, feel free to shoot me an e-mail.

  • I am curious to find out what blog platform you’re working with? I’m experiencing some minor security problems with my latest website and I would like to find something more safeguarded. Do you have any suggestions?

  • Quality articles or reviews is the main to attract the users to pay a quick visit the website, that’s what this site is providing.

  • This is cool! This website is great ;) I will suggest it to my brother and anyone that could be interested in this matter. Great work guys.

  • Wow! Your website is great ;) I will suggest it to my wife and anyone that could be attracted to this topic. Great work girls ;)

  • This is cool! Your information is astounding!! I will tell about it to my son and any person that could be attracted to this topic. Great work guys.

  • Good day! Would you mind if I share your blog with my myspace group?
    There’s a lot of folks that I think would really enjoy
    your content. Please let me know. Cheers

  • Hey exceptional website! Does running a blog like this take a
    large amount of work? I have no expertise in programming however I had been hoping to
    start my own blog in the near future. Anyways, should you have any ideas or
    tips for new blog owners please share. I know this
    is off subject but I just needed to ask. Thanks a lot!

  • Asking questions are really pleasant thing if you are not understanding anything entirely, however this paragraph provides pleasant understanding yet.

  • Hello there! This blog post couldn’t be written any better!
    Looking through this post reminds me of my previous roommate!
    He continually kept talking about this. I am going to send this information to him.

    Fairly certain he’s going to have a very good read. Thank you for sharing!