Joy for iOS, v0.37.12

December 19, 2017

  • Redesigned the Welcome section, with a new cards scrolling system
  • Updated Event list page to be clearer, especially for new guests and hosts
  • Updated app for iPhone X
  • Clean up sign up page
  • Improved loading performance on Registry page
  • Fixed button color on FAQ
  • Fixed bug in posting to Facebook

Joy for Web

December 13, 2017

  • Bug fix for not updating the event date when making a main event TBA

Joy for Web

December 11, 2017

  • Bug fix / Update the Save the Date Review page to reflect E-Card settings correctly (whether or not the host has opted in to show the link to their website in the E-Card and whether or not the host has opted in for the link to automatically unlock all sections that require a code.)
  • Bug fix / For new weddings that select a style and choose ‘Use my color’ without selecting a wedding color, and get stuck with an unreadable light default font color.

Joy for Web

December 7, 2017

  • Improvements in Save the Date layout

Joy for Web

December 6, 2017

  • Improvement / in email tracking for merged users
  • Browser bug fixes

Joy for Web

December 4, 2017

  • Improvement / Added back the ‘Ask the Host’ option for guests to request a code on the guest site
  • Improvement / Make it easier for guests to find a website on, by adding a “Find an Event” option on the home page
  • Bug fix¬†for Counts not displaying when certain questions were enabled or disabled

Joy for Web

November 30, 2017

  • Improvement / Updated our Page Not Found page to help you find the site you were looking for ūüôā
  • Improvement / Updated the Counts Summary.
    • See how many individuals and households you have on your guest list.
    • Highlight more clearly which questions are asked to each individual guest versus once per household.
    • Simplify how many responses were received for each question.
  • Bug fix / for guests seeing a prompt to unlock RSVP after they have joined the event

Joy for iOS, v0.36.0

November 30, 2017

  • Moved admin-specific card below welcome card
  • Fixed crash in opening camera roll for select users

Joy for iOS, 0.35.2

November 28, 2017

  • Highlight which events a user is an owner or an admin for
  • Make it easier for admins to manage their event with an admin-specific card in the Welcome section
  • Decreased app size by getting registry logos from a web service
  • Added ability to copy schedule event data (for easy sharing!)
  • Fixed bug with mistakenly showing “already taken” error for host‚Äôs own event while editing main event details
  • Fixed top crashes

Joy for Web

November 22, 2017

  • Fixed bug where guests who were rsvp-ing while logged in were not seeing the event in their list of events afterwards

Joy for Web

November 20, 2017

  • Bug fix for the guest list – Show a blank entry instead of “undefined” when a guest did not write in a response to a question
  • Bug fix for being unable to send a “Request access” email if a guest is not found on the guest list

Joy for Web

November 18, 2017

  • Bug fix for guests being unable to add their own plus ones
  • Fix server crashes

Joy for Web

November 16, 2017

A lot of new features coming out today!

  • New / RSVP now appears in the menu and on the Welcome page if it is turned on.
  • Improvement / Show guest attendance status clearly on the Welcome section once they have RSVPed

  • New / Customize the “RSVP” button and menu title prompt on the guest site the same way you customize any section title (in the Security & Settings page, under¬†Section Order and Titles)
  • New / An Unlock section appears at the bottom of the guest site if the guest has not unlocked the site yet.
  • New / The event owner will now receive email notifications whenever a guest RSVPs.
  • New / Guests will now get an Event Details summary after they RSVP (in addition to their RSVP Summary confirmation.)
  • New / Be able to add events to your calendar on the guest site
  • Improvement / Show a pending status “Preparing to send…” after sending out emails to avoid any confusion in the email status
  • Improvement / Secured rsvp page
  • Bug fix for button font colors in the Invitation E-cards
  • Bug fix /¬†If RSVP is off, ensure users don’t accidentally see an RSVP page user when they click on their profile

Joy for Android, v0.22.1

November 13, 2017

  • Lots of improvements in the Guest List, including:
    • The event hosts are displayed at the top
    • Guests are visually grouped by their household
    • Merged guests no longer appear twice
  • In the event list, any events you are an admin of now display ‚ÄúAdmin‚ÄĚ on the right side
  • Improved performance in the Moments and Wedding Party section
  • Fixed crashes (Moments, etc)

Joy for iOS, 0.34.6

November 13, 2017

  • Lots of improvements in the Guest List, including:
    • The event hosts are displayed at the top
    • Guests are visually grouped by their household
    • Merged guests no longer appear twice

Joy for Web

November 13, 2017

  • Improvement / Added the option for admins to choose whether their Save the Dates e-cards unlocked their site automatically or not.
  • Bug fix / We removed the “Not <Guest>?” link in the Save the Date e-cards that allowed guests to navigate to the event site if “Show Event Website” was disabled.

Joy for Web

November 7, 2017

  • Improvement / Added ability to RSVP from Invitation E-cards
  • Improvement / Made the website on Save the Date E-cards look more click-able
  • Improvement / Removed pre-filled salutations from Invitation E-Cards and emails

Joy for Web

November 1, 2017

  • New /¬†Quicker, simpler way to create your wedding!
  • Improvement /¬†¬†Automatically setting Mobile Cover Photo and Welcome Cover Photo when the first photo is uploaded in the admin dashboard

Joy for iOS, v0.33.0

October 31, 2017

  • Display website Schedule cover photo on the Countdown card
  • Bug and crash fixes

Joy for Web

October 27, 2017

  • Improvement¬†/ The¬†‘Last Email Sent’ status in the Guest List now falls back and shows our older statuses (ie. Sent Invite, Sent Save the Date) for emails sent before September 19 (when we started showing exact tracking information for the last email you sent out, such as sent, viewed, clicked, or bounced.)

Joy for Web

October 24, 2017

  • NEW / We’ve added the ability to customize your event code, if your site is private.
  • Performance improvements¬†in loading guest list
  • Added couple’s name to the tab, for that nice extra pop

Joy for Web

October 12, 2017

  • Improvement / Adding tooltips to Guest List Counts that show how many people each question is asked to. Because you can set questions to be asked only once per party (versus to each individual guest) and set questions to be asked only if a guest is attending (versus to all guests), not all questions are asked to everyone.
  • Bug fix for certain ecards that were missing a style
  • Bug fix for Guest List loading issues

Joy for Web

October 11, 2017

Improvement /The “Last Email Status” in your guest list now displays detailed statuses for the last email you sent out, such as sent, viewed, clicked, or bounced.

Improvement / After sending out any message, we will automatically uncheck your selection. However, if you click ‘Back’ or ‘Cancel’, we will keep your selection of guests selected.

Improvement / Make it clearer who you are deleting from your guest list when deleting guests.

Bug fix for not allowing users to set their RSVP Attendance question to be “Ask once per party” – This question should be asked to each individual guest in the party.

Bug fix for RSVP loading issues in the iOS and Android apps.

Bug fix for the emails incorrectly using the app cropped version of a photo instead of the original photo.

Bug fix for being unable to add new events or edit TBD events when your wedding does not have a wedding date.

Bug fix for seeing the “Sending 0/1” stuck on the page after sending a test invite.


Joy for Web

October 10, 2017

  • NEW / Now you can send Ecards along with your Save the Date emails, personalized with your background style
  • Update / Added tabbing in the Guest List to make editing in-line easier and faster
  • Update / Links in all Save the Date and Invitation Ecards will now redirect to the website, even after the event code has been changed

Joy for Web

October 3, 2017

  • Bug fix for disappearing message editor for Reminders and General Messages in Safari

Joy for Web

September 29, 2017

  • Bug fix for users who receive an invitation and try to RSVP while logged in, in a different user account
  • Bug fix for couples who try to create a website with a url that’s already taken (and receive an email with a broken link)

Joy for iOS, 0.32.6

September 25, 2017

  • Event List: events are now sorted by date, UI touch-ups, fix crash opening settings from event list
  • Added refresh button in RSVP
  • Fix fiancee name not appearing on the Story header
  • Fix crash when opening Moments (caused by images with a 0 width/height)
  • Welcome: Added gesture recognizers on top menu
  • Schedule: UI touch ups

Joy for Android, v0.21

September 21, 2017

  • Added Uber and Lyft integration (thanks Arjun! ūüĎŹūüŹľ
  • Fix crashes with countdowns and fonts

Joy for Web

September 20, 2017

  • Update¬†Speed improvements for the Guest List
  • Update Send user a Delete Update email when they delete their user account on Joy
  • Bug fix for a flickering Message Editor

Joy for Web

September 19, 2017

  • NEW / Bringing you a whole new world of transparency ‚Äď See if your guests have received, opened, or clicked on your invites and messages, by clicking on “Tracking” under the Guest Details pop up in your Guest List.
  • Update¬†/ The questions you see for Counts now match whichever columns you are currently displaying in your Guest List. (regardless of whether an RSVP question is enabled or disabled). We assume if you want to see it in your guest list, you‚Äôll want to see it for Counts.
  • Bug fix¬†for sending test emails
  • NEW¬†/ Users are now able to delete their own Joy accounts, by going to the /me page and opening up the Profile dropdown. You’ll be prompted to delete your event first, if you had created one.
  • Bug fix¬†for the ecard button to respect the primary font color
  • Update¬†/ When you open up the Guest Details pop up, if someone had signed up using an email & password on Joy (has a ‚Äúblack envelope‚ÄĚ icon), click on the icon to send them a personal email.

Joy for Web

September 14, 2017

Sending invite and ecards to a party or household, and not just an individual guest?
By popular request, we’ve updated our email and ecard templates to list the whole party by name.

Joy for Web

September 13, 2017

  • Google accounts, Facebooks, and emails! ‚Äď Confused about what you or your guests had used to log in or confused about which email you had used? Find a list of the user‚Äôs accounts in the Guest Detail view of your Guest List
  • Added Counts for Text questions. Be able to see how many responses you received, including how many were left blank.
  • Fixed bugs in RSVP found if the admin had added blank questions or if had Multiple Choice questions with no choices

Joy for iOS, 0.31.0

September 11, 2017

  • Fixed issue with registry logos not appearing for some users
  • Fixed issue for when only one name appeared in the story header
  • Fixed RSVP appearing in Settings even when disabled
  • Fixed reversed notification settings
  • Fixed crash related to rental cars


Joy for Web

September 7, 2017

  • Be able to remove empty invitees when decrementing¬†a guest’s +1 field
  • Be able to view the whole RSVP question at once while editing
  • Automatically hide empty questions or empty choices in RSVP
  • Fix issue with User Action bar overlapping Guest Details view
  • Make unlocking website prompt aware of whether or not the RSVP function is being used
  • Fixed intermittent Create Wedding issue

Joy for Android, v0.20.2

September 6, 2017

  • Added new Settings and User Profile screens
  • Added warning for slow internet connection while RSVPing
  • Fixed loading issue and added font support for Countdown card
  • Fixed issues for prompting and saving user’s name and email if details are not found
  • Fixed issue with when to display RSVP card


Joy for iOS, 0.30.3

September 6, 2017

  • Fixed issue with notifications sometimes appearing differently from expected

Joy for Web

September 5, 2017

  • Improved performance in Guest List while loading and searching
  • Fixed issue where admins were unable to merge guests
  • Fixed issue where Counts may not appear if answer choices had been deleted
  • Show warning when saving events without a timezone
  • Fixed issue where “&amp” would appear in certain guest names

Joy for Web

August 31, 2017

ūüéČGuest lists just got a whole lot better!ūüéČ

We are thrilled to announce the recent roll out of a counts feature to the Joy guest list. Now couples can quickly look up their guests stats for all multiple choice questions including RSVP responses, total number of guests, and missing mailing addresses. No more counting rows or self tallying!! Learn more here

Joy for Web

August 30, 2017

  • We’ve added Strict Name Matching, otherwise known as the ability to restrict RSVP to only guests found on your Guest List.¬†Learn more here!
  • Fixed issue with case-insensitivity in name matching for RSVPing.

Joy for iOS, v0.29.0

August 24, 2017

  • Added Uber and Lyft integration in Schedule
  • Added new Settings and User Profile screens
  • Brought back the countdown card (thanks to many user requests!) and added event settings for hiding or showing the countdown timer on the RSVP card
  • Fixed issue where RSVP was not shown if the couple had turned off the question “Are you attending”
  • Resolved issue where users with no events would see an infinite loader when joining an event
  • Fixed several bugs and crashes

Joy for Web

August 23, 2017

  • We now supports Multiple Choice RSVP questions! And we also allow certain questions to be asked only if a guest has marked “attending”

In addition to that, we’ve added:

  • A RSVP Settings panel, which puts all your turned off RSVP questions together in one place.
  • A Guest List Settings panel, which allow you to display/hide specific RSVP question columns, even if you had turned them off. Best part is, we now save your Guest List view preferences, so your guest list looks the same each time you go back to view it.
  • The ability to control whether your event countdown timer is visible, in the Security & Settings page.

Joy For Web

August 18, 2017

Happy Friday Jr ūüéČ

Two small fixes we hope make a big difference!

  • Now, only couples who want to use Joy to send emails need to verify their accounts. Your guests will no longer receive emails from us asking them to verify their accounts.
  • Improved the on-boarding tutorial for your admin. Now, at your own pace, you can click the blue dots to learn more or discover new Joy features


Joy for All (Web and Mobile)

August 14, 2017

Updates Monday – two features to make our couples’ wedding communications easier

  1. Email Progress Indicators – Couples can now see in real time as their emails are sending to their guests.
  2. Unplug Events – Don’t want your guests using their phones snapping photos during your wedding? Consider sending them a notification asking them to leave the photos to the photographer for the big moment! Learn more here

Joy for Mobile (Android and iOS)

August 4, 2017

ūüď®Updated push notification systemūüď®

  • Users can now subscribe to instant push notifications for:
    • Announcements
    • New users
    • New engagement moments added
    • New photos added
    • New likes on your photos


Joy for Web

August 4, 2017

  • Fixed issue where search sometimes showed an incorrect guest in the guest list

Joy for Web

August 3, 2017

We heard feedback from brides and grooms who were using paper invites, and were not giving their guests +1 Limits within the Joy guest list. As a result, we added a new update to our +1s feature for couples to allow all of their guests to add additional +1s themselves. Instead of using Joy to enforce +1 Limits, couples can allot +1s with paper invites or in-person. Learn More.

Android for Joy, v 0.19.1

August 1, 2017

  • Fixed issue with duplicate notifications appearing on some devices

Joy for Web

July 27, 2017

  • Improved loading speed for guest list
  • Improved sorting experience for guest list with +1s
  • Show entire households while searching in guest list
  • Fixed issue with merging guests with +1s

Joy for Web

July 26, 2017

“How do we deal with Plus Ones”, everyone has been asking.

Well it’s finally here ‚ÄstCouples can now give specific guests +1s, and these guests can now RSVP for their +1s. Read more about it¬†here.

  • Also fixed broken “Join a wedding” action in Firefox on

Joy for Android, v0.19.0

July 26, 2017

  • Show location on RSVP card instead of message
  • Fix issue for users that could not see Moments
  • Fix issue for users who get signed out when they close the Event List
  • Handle Exif rotation for Moments
  • Better back button navigation

Joy for iOS, v0.0.28

July 24, 2017

  • Fixed app compatibility in iOS 9
  • Fixed crashes

Joy for Web

July 19, 2017

Midweek update and cleanup!

  • Logged in guests can now download individual photos. We suggest starting our slideshow feature and clicking the download icon as all of your favs scroll by!
  • Added animation to couple’s home wedding page to encourage guests to scroll down for more info.
  • Fixed a issue where RSVP button showed for weddings that were not using Joy to collect RSVPs

Joy for Web

July 17, 2017

  • New scrolling and loading experience for Moments on the mobile site
  • Improved scrolling and transitions on website
  • Improved transitions in Moments Photo Viewer and Slideshow

Joy for iOS, v0.0.27

July 14, 2017

  • Added lots of new registries!
  • Fixed issue with text colors on the RSVP screen not matching the website
  • Fixed issue with names getting reset when asking for name/email
  • Fixed crashes when launching the app

Joy For Android v0.18.4

July 14, 2017

  • Fixed issue with text colors on the RSVP screen not matching the website
  • Fixed crashes when launching the app

Release Notes

July 14, 2017

  • It’s here: Realign all of your cover photos on your website, not just your main Welcome photo!
  • A faster, cleaner, simpler photo viewing experience, from the timeline and the slideshow to the photo viewer and side pane, we’ve redesigned Moments for you ūüôā We’ve also improved the loading and scrolling experience so that browsing will be a breeze even if you have thousands of photos.

Release Notes

July 6, 2017

  • You asked, we listened: Couples can now reorder their RSVP questions. Read more about it here
  • Print Shop: pick your website designs and see matching save the dates, invites, table cards, and thank you’s all in one place!
  • Increased photo resolution for Wedding Party pictures
  • Added 55 missing registry icons
  • Resolved RSVP issues faced by logged in users
  • Showing a sent status for E-cards
  • Email links now correctly direct guests to couple’s Welcome page
  • Get Joy invite link from apps now directs to updated Welcome screen

Joy For Android v0.17.6

July 6, 2017

  • New RSVP workflow! Read more about it here
  • Backgrounds and Fonts to match couple’s website theme
  • Fixed Get Joy link
  • Added more registry icons

Joy for iOS v 0.0.26

July 6, 2017


  • New RSVP workflow! Read more about it¬†here
  • Backgrounds and Fonts to match couple‚Äôs website theme
  • Fixed Get Joy link
  • Added more registry icons


Release Notes

June 16, 2017

  • Fixed issue with the Android app background on the RSVP card if a background style was not selected
  • Fixed regression in saving Travel Lists
  • Fixed regression in CSV imports
  • Fixed regression in RSVPing in IE

Release Notes

June 14, 2017

  • Fixed issue where certain urls in travel lists didn’t save

Release Notes

June 12, 2017

  • Improved media service stability

Release Notes

May 30, 2017

  • Fixed issue where CSV import required a ‘First Name’ field
  • Fixed issue where¬†users were able to proceed and make a wedding with a & or + sign in their wedding name

Release Notes

May 26, 2017

  • Fixed issue in older IE browsers, where the main next button on the RSVP¬†would stall
  • Fixed issue in older IE browsers, where Create Wedding would stall

Joy for iOS, v0.0.25

May 26, 2017

– Added ability to show app update messages

Release Notes

May 24, 2017

  • Added progress¬†indicator during RSVP
  • Fixed issue where couples were unable to send test Save the Dates, Reminders, and General Messages
  • Display status for “E-Card Sent” after sending E-Cards
  • Fixed issue where names were not importing as intended from a CSV if there were multiple names in the “First Name” column
  • Fixed issue where users could not auto-scroll to their Tidbits section
  • Fixed issue where website was not loading for Safari 9 browsers
  • Don’t allow¬†couples to move onto their admin dashboard, if the website url they selected is already taken
  • Fixed issue where users were unable to edit their shuttle times

Release Notes

May 17, 2017

  • Announcing…our new Invitation E-Cards! Click here to learn more¬†
  • Guests who RSVP will now receive a RSVP confirmation email, with their full response and that allows them to see¬†their RSVP anytime
  • Allow users to update their name and email on the Profile page ( for all those misspelled emails!
  • Fixed bug that caused multiple invite emails to go out to Wedding Party members
  • Fixed bug where international registries¬†weren’t not¬†displaying¬†their appropriate logo

Joy for iOS, v0.0.24

May 12, 2017

– Fixed Google Plus sign in issue

Joy for Android, v0.15.3

May 9, 2017

  • Added support for Page Ordering
  • Added ability to leave events (by tapping and holding on an event in the Events page)
  • Added a new card dedicated to RSVPing in the Welcome section
  • Added a new card dedicated for “guest actions” like adding photos, updating RSVP responses
  • “Guests” section should appear for Admins¬†if hidden from other guests
  • Hide unanswered tidbits
  • Support Markdown in welcome card greeting
  • Added new registries

Joy for iOS, v0.0.23

May 2, 2017

  • Support custom page order!
  • Show push notifications even while user is on app
  • If an events with no end time gets added to calendar by a guest, it will default to a 4 hour event.
  • Fixed issue where “Add to Calendar” was sometimes not seen for certain events in Schedule
  • Improved text editing experience during RSVP
  • Corrected name of “Original Uploads” to be “Uploads Status”

Release Notes

April 29, 2017

  • Require account email verification for sending any sort of email from the Joy platform. This includes Save the Dates, Invites, Reminders, General Messages, and invitations to new Admins and Wedding Party members
  • Better error feedback in Email Editor if links are added
  • Fixed issue where “location” was getting cut off on smaller screens on the Welcome screen if it was lengthy

Release Notes

April 24, 2017

  • New Feature: Section ordering! You’ve asked for it, and it’s here. Have control over the order of each¬†section¬†on¬†your site. (App updates that support section ordering coming¬†soon.)
  • Moved section¬†renaming into Security & Settings page
  • Fix issue where users could not log on in Safari in-private browsing
  • Added registries

Release Notes

April 21, 2017

  • Added an “offline” indicator bar on the RSVP pages to let guests know if they’ve lost connection while RSVPing
  • Fixed issue where ‘Create Wedding’ was not appearing on the home¬†page¬†for new users
  • Fixed issue where ‘Join Wedding’ was not opening up a dialog on the home¬†page on¬†Firefox

Release Notes

April 14, 2017

  • Brought back ability for admins to delete photos on their wedding website, in the Moments Lightbox view
  • In the Guest List, allow sorting by last updated, using¬†the “Updated On” column
  • In the Guest List, rename the “Email” column to “Contact Email” to clear up confusion
  • In the Guest List, display the account email associated¬†with the Joy account on hover over the account icon in the “Signed-In” column. A guest may have signed in with a Joy account with an email¬†different from their preferred contact email.
  • Removed step asking for a “Profile Photo” during RSVP

Release Notes

April 5, 2017

  • Now you can¬†make events in your schedule with no end time
  • Fixed sporadic issue where the RSVP would¬†get stuck on the first page

Joy for iOS, v0.0.22

April 3, 2017

  • Correct the RSVP questions asked to the guest and improve rsvp experience
  • Stop auto-correct when entering the event code
  • Engagement photos can now be deleted
  • Disable Facebook/Instagram sharing depending on wedding settings
  • Guest greeting now supports markdown syntax

Release Notes

March 29, 2017

  • Fixed issue with downloading the CSV¬†of the guest list in Firefox
  • Fixed infinite loading situation on the Date step while creating a wedding
  • Fixed issue when¬†the first page on RSVP gets stuck
  • Fixed line-height formatting issue¬†on the Welcome screen on the wedding website

Release Notes

March 28, 2017

  • Fixed guest list loading issues
  • Fixed guest list CSV export issue in Safari
  • Improved name editing experience on the guest list
  • Fixed issue where admins were not¬†seeing a Delete option on their Moments timeline and their Moment¬†viewer
  • Fixed issue where images were¬†missing from older¬†emails
  • Show user account email information in the guest list (so admins can differentiate between different accounts more easily)
  • Streamlined¬†UI on the Security page and RSVP questions page
  • Updated our 404 page to be more helpful and user-friendly!

Release Notes

March 24, 2017

Lots of bug fixes for issues that our amazing users have brought to our attention. Thanks for always reaching out and being patient with us as we keep growing!

  • Fixed user-reported issue where cropped versions of images were not saving properly. (This affected cropping in Photos, Wedding Party, and Guest RSVP)
  • Fixed user-reported issue where certain RSVPs were not saving
  • Fixed user-reported issue where events¬†that occurred during a Daylights Savings change day were¬†not saving property
  • Fixed user-reported issues where the “+” button was blocking the “Save” buttons on the Wedding Party cropping page on the mobile site
  • Fixed user-reported issue where¬†RSVP questions that were turned off still¬†appeared as a column on¬†the Guest List
  • Fixed user-reported issue where the “-” for a schedule event’s times looked like a “_” on large screens

Joy for iOS, v0.0.21

March 23, 2017

  • “To Be Announced” events (events with no time set yet) now appear in the Schedule
  • Fixed issue in the Tidbits section when emojis are used
  • Fixed issue with disabling the guest list and the “Invite Guests” feature on the app
  • Removed the couple’s name from any prompts within the app

Release Notes

March 20, 2017

  • We heard some confusion about the difference between “Engagements Photos” and “Wedding Photos”, which appeared as 2 connected grids on the Moments section of your website.¬†To clear that up, we now display¬†separately each section separately under Moments on your website, and have renamed them as “Our Photos” and “Event Photos.”

Joy for iOS, v0.0.20

March 15, 2017

  • Updated the Notifications page in Settings. Made it more clear how to¬†give explicit¬†permission for Joy to send notifications.
  • Fixed issue where the keyboard was not dismissible on certain pages
  • Fixed¬†regression where ‘Get current location’ and¬†Google Places autocompleting was not working for addresses
  • Allow long¬†RSVP questions¬†to expand
  • Removed suggestions from the “About Me” page
  • Fixed issue where a guest profile¬†sometimes¬†showed another guest’s “About Me”
  • Cleaned up UI throughout app, including the FAQ note, and the Create Wedding workflow
  • Fixed message editing issues in Announcements
  • Allowed users to upload photos from their Favorites, Selfies, and Recently Added folder
  • Ask user to give permission for Joy to save events to their calendar, if permission has not been given yet

Release Notes

March 14, 2017

  • Introducing:¬†The Print Shop ‚Äď With a few clicks, order invitations, menu and schedule cards and more that perfect match your Joy website and app.¬†Now available on select designs!
  • Fixed issue found in saving Tidbits
  • Fixes for server crashes

Release Notes

March 10, 2017

  • Added ability to reset your password on!
  • Fixed CSV guest import issue
  • Fixed issue where the¬†Welcome section¬†of the wedding website was not falling back and displaying¬†the Mobile cover photo if¬†the Welcome cover photo was not explicitly set

Joy for Android, v0.14.2

March 10, 2017

  • Fixed issue¬†where multiple registry logos may reappear
  • Fixed issue where a guest may not appear on the guest list
  • UI¬†improvements on the¬†main menu
  • Fixed a lot of crashes!

Release Notes

March 7, 2017

Some more bug bashing from the team. We have…

On the wedding website:

  • Added line break support to the new Wedding Party section
  • More improvements to the loading speed of each section on the website
  • Fixed formatting issues in the “Enter our event¬†code” popup in IE11
  • Added logos for many more registries and charities
  • Fixed issue where photos of the Wedding Party wouldn’t appear if¬†no engagement photos had been added previously
  • Increased loading speed for guests when uploading profile photos
  • Fixed formatting issues on the Moments lightbox view in IE11

In the “Guest List” section of the admin dashboard:

  • We have a new, simpler, and clearer way of adding new guests
  • Added better save and error¬†statuses when¬†editing email invites
  • Added a new invite mechanism when adding admins who haven’t created a Joy account yet

In other sections of the admin dashboard:

  • Added a “copy to clipboard” feature for your event code
  • Fixed glitchy “Add” button in the Schedule section on the mobile site
  • Fixed finicky timepicker for editing¬†Shuttle cards in the Travel section
  • See¬†any custom CSS you have added to your site more readily in the Security section


Release Notes

March 1, 2017

The team has been hard at work fixing bugs last month! We have…

  • Improved server stability

On the wedding¬†website…

  • Fixed issue where cover photos were not appearing on¬†Android tablets
  • Made it easier to preview the image alignment when aligning cover photos
  • Disable RSVP if it is removed from the dashboard
  • Fixed issue where guests might be prompted to RSVP on the Moments page even if RSVP was disabled
  • Allow guests to go back to the website while RSVPing on mobile
  • Fixed issue where parts of an RSVP question were hidden on small screens

In our admin…

  • Added new spring color palettes!
  • Added ability to reorder and delete information on our mobile website and¬†Internet Explorer
  • Added ability to choose different cover photos on our mobile website
  • Added a confirmation when an admin tries to change their wedding url
  • Show an in-progress indicator when¬†sending an email reminder to a Wedding Party member
  • Cleaned up¬†the Guest List UI some more
  • Cleaned up the UI on our mobile site, so it’s easier to view and update¬†information
  • Display the names and wedding message in the desktop preview while creating a wedding

Release Notes

February 23, 2017

  • There’s a new look to the Admin Dashboard page ūüôā
  • Improvements to loading information on the Welcome page of wedding websites
  • Fixed issue where admins weren’t able to realign their cover photos on their website
  • Lots of love for Internet Explorer ‚Äď fixed issues in adding new Tidbits , posting¬†comments to Moments, the¬†timepicker, and hover over states
  • Improvements in the allowing admins to update any field in the Guest List and Guest List export
  • Fixed issue where couples would¬†get¬†multiple “Wedding code request” email, from click-happy guests
  • Fixed issue where couples couldn’t set up their wedding in an in-private browser
  • Server stability improvements¬†across the platform

Release Notes

February 16, 2017

  • Emails sent from couple (invitations, reminders, general announcements) now come from the couple’s email instead of
  • Display newly cropped Mobile Cover Photo immediately upon cropping
  • Fixed issue where an admin would get multiple notifications for the same guest joining a wedding
  • Fixed issue where the wedding photo wasn’t appearing when sharing to Facebook
  • Fixed issue where the “Enter Event Code” popup sometimes did not appear on mobile Safari
  • Fixed issue where the Travel section on web was hidden if only Flights were added
  • Improved speed when adding¬†new¬†wedding party members
  • Added more registries!

Release Notes

February 11, 2017

  • The Wedding Party section has been completely redesigned on your website! Take a look! We’ve gotten rid of the detail view, which was confusing to some users, and instead highlight the details and photos in a fullscreen view.
  • Fixed issue where users were sometimes not able to see the Styles¬†at the bottom of the page in the Admin.
  • Fixed issue where users were not able to download their guest list in IE 11
  • Fixed issue where¬†users could not upload a photo while RSVPing in IE 11

Joy for iOS, v0.0.19

February 9, 2017


  • We have designed a new Home screen, making it easier to find and join weddings.
  • Reordered items in your Registry, FAQ, Tidbits, Wedding Party, or Travel section? See your¬†updates in the app ūüôā
  • Fixed issue where the first Q&A under Q&As was¬†getting cut off
  • Fixed issue where the Q&A note was not appearing
  • Fixed issue where “21st” was appearing incorrectly as “21th”
  • Fixed issue where a wedding on Dec. 31, 2017 was displaying as 2018
  • Fixed issue where the wedding location would get cut off on the Welcome screen and Schedule screen if it was very lengthy
  • Fixed issue for names¬†that were using a non-breaking space
  • Resolved menubar spacing issue when¬†names were too long
  • Fixed issue where the Upload buttons in Moments were invisible if the wedding color was white
  • Resolved crashes and increased stability in everything from adding events to your calendar¬†and joining a wedding

Release Notes

February 9, 2017

  • Fixed issue where users on Android Chrome would see a message to upgrade their browser
  • Fixed issue when maps don‚Äôt show up if a user doesn‚Äôt share their location
  • Fixed issue where clicking on addresses in the Schedule section wasn’t¬†opening up Google Maps
  • Improved loading time in guest list to get user‚Äôs emails, if they signed up using their Google or Facebook, but hadn‚Äôt¬†RSVPed yet

Joy for Android, v0.13.0

February 9, 2017

  • Receive and make announcements now in the app!
  • Show warning¬†if user loses network connectivity
  • Added a third card for RSVP in the Welcome page
  • Fixed issue where Wedding Party¬†photos sometimes appeared for the wrong person
  • Fixed crashes when Notes in Travel¬†had missing information
  • Fixed issue where wedding admins were unable to invite guests
  • Fixed login issues

Release Notes

February 3, 2017

  • Added a clearer warning when admins try to remove guests from their guest list
  • Added many more registries
  • Redesign Security and Settings page to call attention to the fact that¬†the option to not password protect the site requires all other sections to be “Public.” (You can’t have “Private” sections on your website without having a password.)

Release Notes

January 30, 2017

  • Architectural changes to increase speed in loading weddings!

Release Notes

January 26, 2017

  • Added ability for a second guest to RSVP from the same computer without creating an account. (Thank you Jonathan for bringing this up!)
  • Fixed issue where the ‚ÄėUnlock Website‚Äô button was appearing in IE11 even if the admin had disabled RSVP questions and made every section public.
  • Fixed issue where the ‚ÄėUnlock Website‚Äô button was unresponsive in the above scenario in IE11.
  • Fixed issue where users were unable to unlock the website if the code was spelled incorrectly the first time.
  • Added a progress indicator when admins upload an image for their Wedding Party to let admins know something is happening!

Release Notes

January 19, 2017

  • Add an “Are you sure” prompt when users delete members in their Wedding Party.
  • Guest list exports now supports commas and spaces in names.
  • Fixed issue where the Story cover photo doesn’t appear, if¬†a couple has Tidbits but no Story.
  • Added IDs to the RSVP buttons on the Welcome page¬†so that couples can customize the wording however¬†they like!
  • Fixed loading on Welcome page to get rid of button flicker during loading.

Release Notes

January 16, 2017

  • Fixed issue where users who aren’t logged in and chat with us on Intercom may see other chat conversations from users who are also not logged in.

Release Notes

January 12, 2017

  • Added logos for a bunch of new registries. (Let us know if you have a registry we don’t have a logo for yet!)
  • Using the “General Message” to send an email to your guests? From now on out, we will display sent statuses for General Messages.
  • Now you can save any kind of address to your events in Schedule, (even things like ‘My childhood home.’)
  • Fixed issue where clicking on addresses in the Travel section were not automatically opening up Google Maps in a new tab.
  • Fixed issue where¬†users weren’t able to enter a wedding code if they had logged out earlier.
  • Fixed issues in RSVP workflow for users who were already¬†logged in and users on mobile web.
  • Fixed issue where users on Safari 8 couldn’t see all the pages in the Add Pages popup.

Release Notes

December 23, 2016

  • Fixed issue where guests’ answers to custom RSVP questions were not included in the CSV file when¬†exported

Release Notes

December 21, 2016

  • Fixed new issue where certain admins could not see an option to align their Welcome photo
  • Fixed new issue where the date on the Welcome page was not getting automatically adjusted¬†according to the user’s timezone
  • Fixed new issue where the times for shuttles were¬†not getting automatically adjusted¬†according to the user’s timezone
  • Fixed new issue where the link for shuttles wasn’t clickable

Release Notes

December 15, 2016

  • Fixed a bug where¬†if the same photo was used for both the app background and the Welcome page on the website, we would display the cropped for app version on the photo on the website, instead of the original.
  • Line breaks in the registry note were lost in the new update, and put back!

Release Notes (it’s a biggie!)

December 13, 2016

Thanks for your patience and everyone who helped us beta test this release. It was a big one.

  • We now support guests RSVPing without creating an account! Woohoo! (See here for more details ‚Äď
  • A part of the big update includes making your website live update whenever you make any saves or change any settings in your admin.
  • We added performance enhancements to the guest list. Users who have had a big (150+) guest list in the past should have no problem downloading their guest list now.
  • Now when you remove a guest who has joined your wedding from your guest list, they will also be¬†removed from your joined Guests on the app.
  • We’ve also fixed an issue where the wedding code did¬†not appear in certain wedding’s emails.
  • We’ve fixed an issue where the photos on the Moments page would not lay out correctly on Safari 9 and older.
  • We’ve also renamed FAQ to Q & A across the web and mobile platforms to be more consistent.

That’s it for now, happy holidays everyone!

Joy for Android, v0.12.0

December 9, 2016

  • We’re added reordering to Android! If you’ve reordered anything in your Wedding Party, Travel, Q&A, Registry, or Tidbits, you’ll be able to see those changes reflected in the app now ūüôā

Release Notes

November 30, 2016

  • Fixed issue where the default featured Wedding Party member wasn’t the the first person in the party, if an admin had done some reordering.
  • We updated the email preview and test emails¬†to indicate that it is in fact a test email. We had users confused about why their test emails would read¬†“Dear”, but now they¬†read “Dear FIRST NAME [preview placeholder]‚Äô)”
  • Fixed bug in RSVP workflow where a user would get stuck in the profile photo¬†step on web, if a user had first signed up and uploaded a profile image in iOS.

Joy for Android, v0.11.1

November 23, 2016

  • Fixed issue where times for shuttles were not timezone-sensitive

Release Notes

November 23, 2016

  • Fixed issue in the Guest List page, where pressing the ‘enter’ key didn’t auto-save a new guest if the user was in the email field.
  • Redesigned menu in the wedding website¬†for smaller screens and mobile.

Release Notes

November 21, 2016

  • The last of the reordering updates! ‚Äď you can now reorder each of your Travel details¬†however you like. You can even split up the sections, to have a Travel Note first, then a Hotel, then another Note! ūüďĚūüŹ©ūüďĚ
  • Fixed issue in Firefox where the website menu was not¬†auto-scrolling to each section.
  • Desktop preview in the admin no longer uses the version of the photo that was cropped¬†for the app.
  • Fixed issue¬†where a guest who had first¬†RSVPed with a profile photo in the app was not able to update their photo on the website if they went back to edit their RSVP.
  • We’ve made ongoing improvements to loading time, by loading components only when necessary.

One thing to note: Our new Reordering features¬†are¬†currently for the web only. The changes won’t be reflected in the Android or iOS app for a few more weeks. Why? That’s a good question. Making changes to the app requires additional work and approval processes. Thanks for your patience while we roll out these updates in the coming weeks!

Release Notes

November 9, 2016

  • We added reordering to Tidbits and FAQ now!¬†It’s a reordering¬†ūüĒľūüĒŬ†party.
  • Improved editing experience in Wedding Party so that the ‘Invite to Joy’ checkbox gets checked only once an admin adds an¬†email.
  • Fixed issue in RSVP when the page would sometimes pause.
  • US Addresses are now displayed on the wedding website using the US Mailing Address format.
  • Fixed issue where the times in Schedule¬†were aligned a little funny in smaller screens and Safari 9.
  • Fixed issue where the wedding code would be shown instead of the wedding url¬†in the mobile website Moments page if a couple¬†had turned the wedding code.

Release Notes

November 4, 2016

  • We added reordering to Registry! Reorder to your heart’s content.
  • Line breaks are now allowed¬†in registry notes, idea courtesy of a Ms. Ellen who wrote¬†a¬†cute poem for her note!
  • Fixed issue where admins could not delete FAQs or Travel cards in Firefox.
  • Fixed issue where was showing a Rainforest Network logo instead of Mercy for Animals.
  • Server stability enhancements.

Release Notes

November 1, 2016

  • Fixed issue where our backsplash shield was¬†covering our dropdown Photo Editing menus on the wedding websites, making it hard to realign Cover Photos.
  • Fixed issue where admins couldn’t delete Tidbits.
  • Fixed issue where a description¬†in a Schedule Event might overflow, if it contained very long links.
  • Fixed issue where our in-app Invite Links¬†would¬†no longer auto-join new guests.

Joy for Android, v0.11.0

October 31, 2016

Happy Halloween! ūüéɬ†We have a couple treats for you all!

  • We’ve added the ability to turn off notifications.
  • Improved timezone support.
  • Guests are no longer asked for a fun fact, but instead asked “How do you know the couple?”
  • Guests who haven’t answered¬†updated their profile now show an empty profile (instead of¬†the default profile or suggestions.)
  • Removed the placeholder cover photos in Story, Schedule, and Travel.
  • Fixed issue where items in Travel were displaying in a different order than the website.
  • Fixed issue where the Story, some Wedding Party bios, and longer Registry notes would get cut off.
  • Fixed issue where guests were able to delete wedding moments.

Release Notes

October 28, 2016

  • Fixed issue where Wedding Party sorting was inaccurate if the Wedding Party was larger than 9.
  • Fixed issues on the wedding website, including cover photos and¬†url shortcut not changing on scroll, Align Photo icon being hidden, and Welcome cover photo and Moments being unviewable on the mobile site.
  • Fixed crash if someone tried to click/tap the RSVP/Join button multiple times in a row.
  • Fixed a stack overflow issue¬†in Moments when you were to open up the lightbox view.

Release Notes

October 26, 2016

  • Now you can reorder your Wedding Party right in the Wedding Party Editor! ūüéČūüéä
  • Now if your browser goes offline and you get disconnected while editing your wedding, we’ll show you an alert that’ll help you reconnect.
  • We heard that couples were confused about which guests had already made accounts. We simplified the design, so¬†admins can easily see who has¬†joined and how they joined.
  • Fixed issue in the schedule where events that ended or started at midnight appeared as 0:00am instead of 12:00am.
  • Fixed issue in the schedule editor where the incorrect datepicker and timepicker would sometimes pop up.
  • Fixed issue where schedule events couldn’t get deleted in Firefox.
  • Improved scrolling UI on wedding websites.
  • Hide the Menu help bubble on mobile websites.
  • Stabilized media server.

Release Notes

October 21, 2016

  • You asked and we listened! Crop your Wedding Party photos directly in the admin.
  • TBA Schedule events now fall under an “To Be Announced” section on the website.
  • The ‚ÄúJoy Account‚ÄĚ column has been moved to the beginning of the Guest List, making it¬†easier for¬†admins¬†to see who has already made an account.
  • Need to delete a bunch of guests or your whole guest list? Now you can. (We removed the 5-user delete limit.)
  • Admins can now customize the RSVP button text¬†using custom CSS.
  • Fixed issue where emails to the same email address but different people would show the same addressed name.
  • Fixed issue where the app cover photo and guest profile photos couldn’t be cropped.

Release Notes

October 18, 2016

  • Guests can now crop their profile photo for their profile.
  • Allow admins to write longer email subjects.
  • If you’re typing a very long story in Story, the field no longer jumps to the top.
  • Bug fix for cropping the cover photo for the app.
  • Bug fixes for the wedding websites in¬†Wedding Party, our new link buttons on the wedding websites, and the menu bar.
  • Bug fixes for older browsers like¬†Safari 8.

Release Notes

October 4, 2016

  • Admins¬†can add events without a date and time to their Schedule. They will appear in a section called “To Be Announced”.
  • Admins can now send General Messages to their guests via email.
  • Admins¬†can choose to hide their guest list from their guests on the app.
  • Wedding creators can transfer the “ownership” of their wedding to another account.
  • UI improvements to the Guest section¬†explaining¬†how to send invites.
  • Standardized the way links on the¬†wedding websites appear.
  • Fixed a rendering bug in¬†Chrome, where the right side of the screen of the website would flicker when you scrolled at certain screen widths.

Joy for Android, v0.10.0

September 30, 2016

  • Admins can now hide the Guests section in the app¬†from their guests.
  • Registry and FAQ should be ordered as on the website
  • Guests can now ask couples questions over email form the FAQ section
  • Made the travel UI more readable
  • Added logos for a few more non-profit registries

Joy for iOS, v0.0.18

September 13, 2016

* Allow couples to hide their guest list
* The travel section now shows flight information
* Faster download of images in moments.

Joy for Android, v0.9.0

August 29, 2016

1. Flight information now shows up in the travel section
2. Menu and page titles can now be customized from the admin console.

Joy for iOS, v0.0.17

August 15, 2016

1. Menu names now use your custom page titles just like your website.

2. Fixed an issue where your wedding party was displayed out of ordered and shows the wrong person when clicked on.

3. You can now add links to your welcome page greeting using Markdown syntax.

Release Notes

August 9, 2016

1. Fixed an issue where Google Maps suggestions were not working when adding an event schedule in the Wedding Editor.

2. Increased the character count of “notes” content for travel items in the Wedding Editor.