The Knot is a wedding marketplace that assists a couple in making the right connections for a successful wedding event. Known as the first digital planning resource for weddings, The Knot made its online debut in 1996. The Knot strives to create unique, one-of-a-kind wedding planning experiences for all couples. Members can book vendors, manage the guest experience, build wedding registries, and purchase products from a free account. The Knot is part of The Knot Worldwide, a global brand that has offices in New York City, Washington, D.C., Omaha, NE, Norwalk, CT, Austin, TX, Barcelona, Spain, Guangzhou, China, and Delhi, India.