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  • Why Your Church Should Have a Blog

    Why Your Church Should Have a Blog

    When you saw the title of this post, what went through your mind? I’m already too busy. What would I write about? Who would read it? I have no idea where to start. You’ve got...

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  • A Basic Lesson in How to Write for the Screen23:41

    A Basic Lesson in How to Write for the Screen

    There are three elements involved in communicating a message: the sender, the receiver, and the message itself. When a message goes wrong, it goes wrong at one of these three places. On the internet,

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  • A Basic Lesson in How to Write for the Screen

    A Basic Lesson in How to Write for the Screen

    Creating a church webpage should be easy, shouldn’t it? Whether we’re talking about a home page, an about page, or a simple blog post—type it up and hit “publish,” right? But if you...

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  • Updating Your Website in Under an Hour a Week with Church360° Unite1:01:40

    Updating Your Website in Under an Hour a Week with Church360° Unite

    Do you have trouble keeping your website up-to-date with timely information? Join us for a free webinar to see how Church360° Unite helps you update your website without requiring you to know how to c

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  • The Importance of a Church Website in the Age of Social Media

    The Importance of a Church Website in the Age of Social Media

    As people of all ages spend more time on social media than ever before, does a church website still have a place in your ministry? The short answer is “yes” (otherwise there wouldn’t be a need for thi

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  • 5 Google Tools You Should Be Using on Your Church Website

    5 Google Tools You Should Be Using on Your Church Website

    Websites have a rather interesting history. At first, they were difficult to create and required a certain understanding of HTML. Then tools were introduced that made it easy to create...

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  • Redesigning Your Church Website—Part 6: JavaScript with jQuery

    Redesigning Your Church Website—Part 6: JavaScript with jQuery

    While HTML does content and CSS does formatting, JavaScript does interaction. If you’ve ever been on a site that reacted to where your mouse pointer moved or that allowed you to view...

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  • 5 Reasons Why Your Facebook Page Doesn’t Replace Your Church Website

    5 Reasons Why Your Facebook Page Doesn’t Replace Your Church Website

    It’s a trend among some churches, especially smaller ones, to have only a Facebook page and not a website. In some ways, this makes sense. Facebook pages are easy to set up, they are...

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  • Redesigning Your Church Website Part 5 – Understanding CSS

    Redesigning Your Church Website Part 5 – Understanding CSS

    In the bad old days of the web, users had to specify the formatting for every page and item on the page in the HTML tag.  This worked, but it led to a lot of repeated code, and it made...

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  • Redesigning Your Church Website – Part 4: Understanding Basic HTML

    Redesigning Your Church Website – Part 4: Understanding Basic HTML

     

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  • Questions Every Church Website Should Answer

    Questions Every Church Website Should Answer

    A good church website answers questions for visitors and members alike. This is instrumental in easily locating important information about your church. Below is a list of common...

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  • Basic Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for Web Writing

    Basic Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for Web Writing

    With everything having a website these days, how do you make your church’s website stand out in a Google search? An essential thing to implement on your church’s website is SEO (search...

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  • Redesigning Your Church Website – Part 3:  Selecting a Platform

    Redesigning Your Church Website – Part 3:  Selecting a Platform

    Now that you’ve decided on your message and audiences (if not, see part 2 in this series) it’s time to look at where you’re actually going to put the website once you’ve got it...

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  • Redesigning Your Church Website – Part 2:  Defining Your Audiences

    Redesigning Your Church Website – Part 2:  Defining Your Audiences

    So you’ve decide to build a new church website, in spite of all the perfectly good reasons not to do so.  Before you rush off to buy a new copy of Frontpage and start working, there’s a...

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  • Redesigning Your Church Website – Part 1:  Do You Really Need a Redesign?

    Redesigning Your Church Website – Part 1:  Do You Really Need a Redesign?

    So you’re thinking of doing a complete redesign of your church website.  The theme is dated, the info is out of date, and those 4000kb background images were never good ideas.  That’s...

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  • How to Build a Church Website: Content and Navigation

    How to Build a Church Website: Content and Navigation

    Welcome to the wonderful world of creating your website! Feeling some pressure? Don’t. You can do this. I promise you, with a little guidance you’ll be sailing through and wondering why...

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  • Christ-Focused Storytelling

    Christ-Focused Storytelling

    Stories are a powerful way to communicate and connect. From advertising to our dinner tables, stories saturate our lives. God’s Word is filled with stories, communicating our fallenness...

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  • Why Person-First Language Matters

    Why Person-First Language Matters

    I read it in news articles. I hear it on newscasts. I hear it walking on the street. I have even heard it used in churches. I see and hear it everywhere, and it makes me cringe —Every....

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  • How to Create a Luke 2 Video for Your Church

    How to Create a Luke 2 Video for Your Church

    Two of my favorite things are creative ideas and Christmas. So, it’s not surprising that a Luke 2 video caught my attention (watch the video below to see what it’s all about).

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  • Church Website Photos—Stock or Original?

    Church Website Photos—Stock or Original?

    One of my favorite things on the Internet is horrible stock photos (seriously, just Google “weirdest stock photos.”). Why would anyone ever need a picture of someone wearing space...

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