The perks of being a modern bride are plentiful (hello, Etsy!), but one of the best parts is the array of tech tools that make the planning easier, smoother and less stressful. Bridging the gap between busy couples and options for venues, vendors and guests is no easy task, but these tools are doing it聽with just a few clicks.聽While it鈥檚 become standard for tech-savvy couples to use Pinterest or official wedding hashtags, we鈥檙e sharing a few聽gems you might not know about.

1.聽Wedding Spot:聽The ultimate tool to stay organized and cost-efficient, Wedding Spot helps lock down the perfect venue with minimal time and effort. Search venues by location, style and a host of other filters, and let Wedding Spot price your favorites based on the estimated number of guests. It鈥檒l even get you directly in touch with the venue鈥檚 wedding planners to view and book your spot. After you have the venue on lock, Wedding Spot can manage your guest list, print address labels and keep track of RSVPs.


2.聽Zola: Zola allows engaged couples to pick and choose wedding registry items without having to stick to one department store or brand. Plus, it allows for group gifting as well as giving聽of experiences, such as a private mixology class for two and a wild food walk.聽Zola features tried-and-true brands like Cuisinart and KitchenAid as well as emerging brands, so brides and grooms can stay on top of the latest innovations.

DL It: Free on iOS


3.聽Weddington Way:聽Trying to please both the bride and bridesmaids can be a tough task, but this online boutique聽has found a way.聽Weddington Way聽offers a heavily聽curated selection of bridesmaids鈥 dresses and accessories as well as聽ties for groomsmen, making it easy to shop for the entire bridal party. They聽even have personal stylists and an online showroom, so you can coordinate with your bridesmaids no matter where they live.


4.聽Wedding Party:聽Aptly known as 鈥渢he app for your wedding,鈥 Wedding Party bridges the gap between the couple and guests throughout the planning process and even after the wedding. Wedding Party collects all your wedding photos from guests and keeps everyone in the loop with up-to-date details. You can add聽schedules for all the big events, plus聽see a timeline of memories crowdsourced from your guests, so you can relive that perfect day through everyone鈥檚 eyes.

DL It: Free on iOS or Android


5.聽Wanderable: Couples with wanderlust, meet your dream app.聽Wanderable allows you聽to create a registry for your聽honeymoon. Providing curated recommendations for trips, personalized registry pages and guest features like group gifting, Wanderable gives couples amazing options for the unforgetable聽journey after their聽wedding.

DL It: Free on iOS

Did you have a digital helper help you plan your wedding? Share your tech tips with us below!