Several wedding planning sites will stop promoting plantation weddings. What does that mean for the industry?
(CNN) — In response to urging by a civil rights advocacy group, Pinterest and The Knot Worldwide, which owns prominent wedding platforms WeddingWire and the Knot, recently announced they were changing the way they feature wedding venues that romanticize former slave plantations. Within days of the news, two other major wedding sites, Zola and Brides.com, announced they were following suit. The shift is a welcome change for some in the industry, as well as activists who see the trend of…