NEW YORK, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Brides.com has partnered with
WeddingMapper.com to allow Brides.com users the ability to add a Wedding
Map to their "My Wedding Website" tool.
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Currently, Brides.com "My Wedding Website" software gives their
registered users the ability to create a personalized website to share
their wedding details with friends and family members. Users have the
ability to choose different design templates to customize their wedding
website and include photos, stories, ceremony and reception information,
polls, registry information, travel information and more. The
WeddingMapper.com map allows further enhancements to "My Wedding Website"
by allowing couples to share detailed information such as ceremony and
reception details, lodging, travel logistics, popular tourist sites, and
places that are important to the engaged couple through markers on a
customized map. Personalized descriptions and photos can be attached to
each wedding map marker. Guests can use the map to plan their travel
itinerary, get driving directions, and familiarize themselves with the
The Brides.com integration of Wedding Maps will allow couples to choose
to add a Wedding Map to their Wedding Website where it will live in the
navigation and provide wedding guests with access to all personalized
wedding events and travel information.
Susan Rerat, Vice President of Brides.com, said, "Brides.com is very
excited to partner with WeddingMapper.com and integrate their Wedding Map
technology into our site. We immediately approached them after seeing their
site as we knew it would be a great way to enhance the Brides.com user
experience and provide a feature to our Wedding Website software that does
not exist anywhere else."
"WeddingMapper.com is thrilled to partner with one of the premier
bridal websites," said Jared Cosulich, Founder and CEO of CommunityWalk,
WeddingMapper.com's parent company. "The partnership with Brides.com will
help us expose our brand to the 1.5 million brides who use Brides.com each
month and allow us build a robust community around Wedding Maps."
Founded in January 2007, WeddingMapper.com has become the premier
online destination for couples to create an interactive and fully
customizable wedding map to share with guests. Over 75,000 couples have
created wedding maps using Wedding Mapper's exclusive technology. Whether a
bride and groom are creating a hometown or destination wedding,
WeddingMapper.com makes planning the wedding, sharing information with
guests and trip planning easier than ever.
Brides.com is a premiere bridal destination site, with over 1.2 million
unique users every month and 60% year over year growth in traffic.
Brides.com's dedicated editorial team creates original content, develops
interactive tools, cultivates an engaged community and provides an array of
beautiful imagery and videos to empower the bride throughout her wedding
planning process. Brides.com commands a superior market position by
aggregating content from the three national magazines-Brides, Modern Bride,
Elegant Bride-and 16 local bridal magazines.