How does winning help my brand?
Winning Couples’ Choice Award gives you major bragging rights! It builds trust and credibility among potential clients and helps them feel more confident booking you.
It's a powerful form of social proof because eligibility is based on reviews from past clients and the positive experience they’ve had working with you.
It also gives you an advantage with added exposure in the WeddingWire marketplace by appearing in the winners hub.
Want to read more about the benefits of winning? Check out this blog article!
Who qualifies for WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards?
Pros must receive at least 5 reviews on WeddingWire between January 1, 2022 at 12:00 A.M. CST - December 31, 2022 at 11:59 P.M. CST to be eligible.
Pros can't buy a Couples’ Choice Award, it's only awarded based on the criteria above.
Can you pay to win?
No, being a paying advertiser with WeddingWire does not increase your chances of winning Couples’ Choice Awards. Whether you are a paying advertiser or not, this award is based solely on couple-submitted reviews.
How do I know if I won?
WeddingWire sent an email on January 19, 2023 to all winners. Please check your spam and junk filters to be sure the winner announcement did not get caught.
Where can I get my winners’ collateral like badges and plaques?
You can find your collateral like badges, certificates and press release templates in your vendor account by logging in at WeddingPro.com and clicking on the “Reviews” tab across the top menu then selecting “Couples’ Choice Awards” from the left menu. Follow instructions on the page to access materials.
You can purchase a Couples' Choice Awards plaque from awards.com by accessing their site here: https://www.award.com/weddingwire-cca23.
Is the Hall of Fame award promoted across The Knot and WeddingWire?
Hall of Fame is awarded to pros who have won The Knot Best of Weddings four times or more. Therefore it is not promoted or part of WeddingWire and will only be accessible through your account on The Knot if you’ve won.
How do I purchase a plaque?
You can purchase a Couples Choice Awards plaque from awards.com by accessing their site here: https://www.award.com/weddingwire-cca23.
How do I share that I've won on Social Media?
You should be really proud of your win and we want you to be able to shout it from the rooftops! Sharing awards such as Couples’ Choice Award in your profile helps build trust and credibility among your followers and potential future customers!
The best way to share that you’ve won with your followers on social media is to grab either the badge or the gif and post them to your accounts.
Badge: You can download the badge by logging in to your vendor account at weddingpro.com, clicking in to your Storefront and then selecting the “Best of Weddings” tab across the top menu. Once you locate and download the badge file and save it to your computer or phone, you can locate it and post it as a photo to your social media accounts.
Gif: You can grab the gif from the winner email you received, it’s super easy!
If you’re on your computer - right click on the gif in the email, and save it somewhere on your computer (saving to your desktop makes it easy to find later). Then, once it’s on your desktop, you can post it to your social media accounts like any other photo.
If you’re on your smart phone - hold down the gif on your screen until a little menu pops up. Select “Save to Photos” from the menu. Then, once it’s saved to your photos, you can post it like any other photo.
Tag @weddingpro in your post and we will reshare your hard-earned celebration to give you additional social media views!
Will my winner’s badge automatically appear on my Storefront?
Yup! We’ll automatically enhance your Storefront with a 2023 Couples' Choice Awards Badge in the Awards section and at the top of your Storefront once winners are notified via email.
All winners will also appear in our winners hub within the marketplace for added exposure.
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