(Closed) Is your ring a social media star?

posted 6 years ago in Rings
  • poll: Is your ring a social media star?
    Hells yeah! : (80 votes)
    23 %
    No way! : (219 votes)
    64 %
    I just like to vote but I'm not on social media sites. : (28 votes)
    8 %
    I don't have a ring. : (15 votes)
    4 %
  • Post # 17
    29 posts
    • Wedding: May 2014

    My fiance asked me not to post it simply because it’s like flaunting money/status and he’s not into that stuff. It were up to me I’d post it simply because I think it’s beautiful! Personal preference I say. 

    Post # 18
    1344 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2013 - Vine Street Church

    I took pictures of mine as it was being re-set because people were asking about it. I don’t just gratuitiously post pictures though.

    Post # 19
    7502 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2013

    Nope, the only site my ring gets posted on is the bee 🙂

    Post # 20
    2457 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    Definitely not. If someone asks, I’ll show them a picture. It’s tacky and bragging, imo. 

    Post # 21
    3194 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    @HappyInLove11:  not specifically of my ring, but I get mani’s a lot and since I’m right-handed it does make an appearance in plenty of mani photos

    Post # 22
    4495 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    No. I try not to really post things that other people would have no interest in. I hate when other people do it. I just think they’re fishing for compliments.

    Post # 24
    2890 posts
    Sugar bee

    No, and right now I think there are less than 10 people who know we are getting married. I’m really not comfortable with the whole ”let’s scream it out loud” or officialization of status in front of the whole family. Those who know have been told privately, or have heard from another person (ex.: my Future Mother-In-Law told my Future Sister-In-Law. At dinner at a family event, Future Sister-In-Law discreetly congratulated her brother for getting engaged, and that was all). So I really can’t imagine posting pictures of my ring, dress, venue or anything on a social media. We’re very discreet people and we both feel uncomfortable having the attention on ourselves. 

    Post # 25
    8036 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: December 2013

    No… I think it comes off as bragging. It’s one thing to anonymously post my ring here on the ring boards with other ladies’ rings, but I would never post it on my Facebook.

    People have asked for photos and I’ve sent them individually. Hell, I haven’t even announced my engagement on FB… the people who I’m close to know about it and that’s all that really matters IMO.

    Post # 26
    1399 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: February 2014

    LOL @ it’s tacky to post on FB but not on weddingbee.

    Ok – whatever.

    Post # 27
    2664 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2015 - Ketchum, ID

    @skippydarling:  +1 I’m going to like my ring, thus I’ll post a picture on facebook for people to see it. Deal with it. Not as many pictures as I post of my dog, but you get the idea lol. I’ll probably post a picture when we get engaged, and maybe a couple others. 

    I will say — it won’t be a social media “star”. There won’t be a bunch of pictures, maye just a few. But I will post at least one on my facebook. People want to see it, and I’m not going to send out a bunch of individual pictures. That’s dumb. 

    Post # 28
    885 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2009

    No, I am not a member of any social media site.

    Post # 29
    619 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: January 2015

    Sure, I intend to open a Twitter account and a Facebook fan page just for my ring when I get it.

    Post # 30
    10452 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: February 2014

    Nope, I only have Facebook and I barely use it anyway. 

    Post # 31
    370 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    I do participate in social media, but I do not post pics of my ring on there. I save that for the beehive! haha. I think it is a little tacky when people post multiple pictures of their ring up on FB or instagram – but to each his own!

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