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  1. Organize by Price

    I know there are plenty of people who will want to see the cheaper, or more expensive, items on my registry. It would be nice to have an option to organize the items by price from lowest>highest or highest>lowest.

    231 votes
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    • For big priced items, allow the cost to be split among buyers.

      For those who want to help out with the big ticket items but can't afford it all, allow the registrant to split the item into a few chunks. Sometimes people don't know who to contact about "going in on" a gift together, and this way it will be set up for them. For example when you register for a $400 stroller, you could split it into 4 $100 "pieces". If someone still wants to buy the whole thing for you, they buy all 4 pieces.

      215 votes
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      • Printable version

        If there isn't going to be a smartphone app (and for older generations of folks) it'd be nice to get a printable version of the list, formatted to show the item name, store, price and number needed. It'd help for comparison shopping in local stores for the same items.

        156 votes
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        • Barcode scanning!

          Would love to go to the different stores with my cellphone or iPad and be able to just scan items and add them to our online registry.

          112 votes
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          • Allow a list maker to select if it's okay to receive a used item.

            When adding an item to Babylist, I would love to see the option of receiving an item in gently used condition, instead of just brand-new. So many baby items are safe and great to receive used (and I appreciate the custom images for used books, used clothes, etc.)! It feels that there are a million things needed for baby, and I know my friends and family do not have unlimited funds to purchase. Allowing this option would diversify the price-point of a registry and provide even more opportunities to fulfill items on a person's registry (Craig's List, eBay, Consignment, etc).…

            98 votes
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            • Sort by website, and a way to prioritize items you need

              Other sort requests besides my category and price - by website so it's easier to make multiple purchases from the same site to save on shipping, and also by "need level" . Amazon has a great feature that allows you to prioritize items along the lines of "need to have, nice to have, not essential but I just love it" or something along those lines...

              55 votes
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              • List organization options for both creators and viewers.

                It would make making lists far more simplified if there were a way other than dragging and dropping every single item to sort them into basic categories such as Nursery, Travel, Clothes, Feeding, Diapering, etc. I think I'd be less likely to forget items if I can break them down into smaller categories.
                The same can be true for people looking through a list made by someone else. Things seem less over whelming when it's not a jumbled mess. However, I think that gift givers would benefit more from sorting items by price.
                Let me know what ya'll think! :)

                53 votes
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                • allow prices with euros/pounds

                  from @fraencko on twitter

                  48 votes
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                  • Price changes

                    I would love to see the registry automatically update price changes, both temporary & permanent. I find myself clicking on the links often to make sure the prices match up so I don't have family & friends taken by surprised when the price is completely different. Prices change often though so I don't know if possible to do.

                    48 votes
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                    • Add a feature to prioritize items

                      So people know how necessary an item is to you.

                      45 votes
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                      • Sync babylist with store registries

                        There are some people who still prefer to go a physical store, print the registry and shop. Likewise, when selecting certain items to put on a registry, sometimes it is easier to go to a store, see the items and add them with the store's scanner. It would be nice if I could select existing store registries to sync to my Babylist.

                        44 votes
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                        • 43 votes
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                          • let people suggest items to add to your registry

                            ex "i noticed haven't picked a highchair - i really love this one!"

                            42 votes
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                            • list multiple vendors

                              it would be great to list mutiple stores, If an item is sold in more than one place - at babiesRus, target, AND amazon for example, with multiple prices, or a price range.

                              41 votes
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                                Hi,

                                You can now list 2 vendors and prices. To do this, click “edit” beside an item. There will be a “+” sign beside the link. Click this and you can add a second link and price.

                                I’ll leave this open until you can add more than two.

                                Let me know if you see any issues with this.

                                Thanks!
                                Natalie

                              • Allow Personal Account Photos

                                I would love to be able to upload a photo of the baby or of my husband and I in the side bar (under our intro paragraph) so that the list is more personalized to my family. It also reinforces who the list belongs to for new-to-online-shopping baby shower guests.

                                39 votes
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                                  1 comment  ·  Admin →
                                • Provide an option to include a "How To" explanation on each Registry page

                                  My mom is NOT tech-savvy so I used her as a guinea pig - she could not figure out how it worked, and did not think to click on FAQ. I used the "note from us" section and copied the FAQ description on how the site works into that space. Once that was there, she said it was easy to understand.

                                  37 votes
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                                  • add items from babylist page

                                    Ability to add items to the list by manually entering (copy and paste) the URL. On some computers and from my phone I cannot use the "add to BabyList" shortcut. This feature would also make this more mobile friendly.

                                    18 votes
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                                    • Make a wedding registry site like this.

                                      I bought a baby shower gift off of babyli.st and I loved the idea. I am newly engaged and would love to register for my bridal shower on a site like babyli.st.

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                                      • Show Mailing Address and force to say whether or not item was bought

                                        Keep a small window open at the top of the page when someone goes to the link for one of your items. This window should include the following:
                                        *my mailing address so the buyer can have it right there should they
                                        choose to ship directly to me
                                        * the notes/specifications about the item that I included (color,
                                        embroidery option, size, etc)
                                        * selections for "yes, I purchased" or "no, I didn't purchase" - one of
                                        which has to be picked before you are allowed to close the
                                        window. If you try closing without selecting, a window pops up that
                                        asks…

                                        17 votes
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                                        • Wish List - Not just baby registry.

                                          I am currently using this site to create a wish list for my daughter who's birthday is coming up. I like things from differnt sites so this is a fantastic idea already - I would just like to be able to use it to create more Wish lists as I have three children.

                                          16 votes
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                                            1 comment  ·  Admin →

                                            Great idea!

                                            We just launched Holiday Wish Lists. Check it out here – http://babyli.st/holiday.

                                            And now you can also create more than 1 list.

                                            Let me know if you have any issues. I’m going to leave this idea here because we don’t have a generic Wish List yet.

                                            Thanks,
                                            Natalie

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