Congratulations, you’re engaged! Or, maybe you will be soon. We’re living in a very interesting time, where much of our life is shared on social media. Your engagement probably won’t be any different. Whether it’s posting a ring selfie, or toggling your relationship status from “single” to “engaged,” we all do something to let our network know the good news. While the traditional ring selfie announcement is “an oldie but goodie,” there are other ways to share your latest relationship update. Here are 5 fun ways to announce your engagement on social media.
Using a sign to help announce your engagement is an easy, yet adorable way to spread the news and stand out on someone’s timeline. The two of you can hold up a large sign, or only one of you can hold a little note like the one pictured above.
Some options for signs are:
Props aren’t just for photo booths anymore! There are tons of cute props you can snap pictures with, that will let your followers know that you’re getting married. Not only are props fun for your followers, they’re also great keepsakes for you to remember the exciting new phase in your life.
Prop options include:
For many of us, our dogs are a huge part of our lives. They aren’t commonly known as “fur babies” for nothing! For the couple who has a special bond with their canine companion(s), including them in an engagement announcement is the perfection option.
Ways to use your dog:
If you’re a playful couple with a little bit of Photoshop savvy, a movie poster announcement may be the perfect option for you. If you have a favorite film as a couple, you can recreate the poster with your own faces and personalize the text to announce the big news.
Other movie poster recreation ideas:
If you happened to have a photographer present during the proposal, you can announce the engagement with a well-timed picture of him down on one knee. Or, if you prefer to keep that moment more private, you can arrange for a quick shoot after the engagement to announce the news.
Some shot options are:
There are so many options for sharing your engagement on social media. How will you announce yours?