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How to Choose the Right Web Hosting for Your Church
2 Comments » June 29, 2015

How to Choose the Right Web Hosting for Your Church

We look at web hosting options, including shared, dedicated, VPS and cloud hosting, to help you pick the right one for your church.

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How to Build a Brilliant Volunteer Church Communications Team on #cmschat
No Comments » June 26, 2015

How to Build a Brilliant Volunteer Church Communications Team on #cmschat

Last night's #cmschat on Twitter covered how to build and retain a solid volunteer church communications team.

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Church Visitor Horror Stories: Wrong Time
No Comments » June 24, 2015

Church Visitor Horror Stories: Wrong Time

Listing the wrong time on your website is a rookie mistake. Ignoring those early arriving visitors is, sadly, a veteran move.

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Father’s Day and the Church
1 Comment » June 22, 2015

Father’s Day and the Church

Media coverage on the church and Father's Day explores how churches often feel the need to draw men to church. We're quoted and offer additional advice.

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How to Use Periscope on #cmschat

How to Use Periscope on #cmschat

Last Thursday's #cmschat on Twitter covered a new app called Periscope, discussing whether or not it should be used in church communication and if so, how.

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Common Mistake: Lack of a Digital Strategy

Common Mistake: Lack of a Digital Strategy

A common mistake among church communicators is not having a holistic digital strategy for your church. Here's a free resource that can help.

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Your Digital Makeover by Steve Fogg

Your Digital Makeover by Steve Fogg

Your church needs to be online and have a strong digital strategy. Steve Fogg's free ebook explains five action steps for doing so.

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10 Summer Reads for Church Communicators
2 Comments » June 17, 2015

10 Summer Reads for Church Communicators

A summer reading list to help improve your church communication skills. We've got everything from communicating change to creative fuel.

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6 Tips to Help Create a Compelling Sermon Series
No Comments » June 15, 2015

6 Tips to Help Create a Compelling Sermon Series

Check out six tips your communications team can use when creating a sermon series, from making the creative brief to meeting with the pastor.

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How to Connect With Your Local Community Online on #cmschat
No Comments » June 12, 2015

How to Connect With Your Local Community Online on #cmschat

Last night's #cmschat on Twitter covered how a church can better connect online to its local community.

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St. Louis Certification Lab Recap: Success #5

St. Louis Certification Lab Recap: Success #5

A recap at the St. Louis Certification Lab, where 28 participants discussed strategies for becoming better communicators in their churches. They even blew bubbles!

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3 Places Where the Church Has Too Many Typos
2 Comments » June 10, 2015

3 Places Where the Church Has Too Many Typos

Learn where typos are most often found in the church, how to fix them and why it's important.

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St. Louis Certification Lab in Action
No Comments » June 8, 2015

St. Louis Certification Lab in Action

Collected tweets and pics from our 2015 Certification Lab in St. Louis, sharing insights and wisdom for church communicators.

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Father’s Day Social Graphics: Free Downloads to Share

Father’s Day Social Graphics: Free Downloads to Share

We've got some free Father's Day social graphics your church can use to help give a nod to dear ol' dad on social media.

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How to Create a Compelling Sermon Series on #cmschat
No Comments » June 5, 2015

How to Create a Compelling Sermon Series on #cmschat

Last night's #cmschat on Twitter covered how a communications team can help create a compelling sermon series.

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Jon Acuff’s DO Summer Challenge

Jon Acuff’s DO Summer Challenge

Concerned those lazy summer days will slip away from you? Check out Jon Acuff's DO Summer challenge to hone or learn a new skill.

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7 Complaints When Visiting a Church Website
1 Comment » June 4, 2015

7 Complaints When Visiting a Church Website

The first impression of a church is often virtual. Check out our tips to learn common complaints visitors have about church websites.

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Church Visitor Horror Stories: Welcome Room
1 Comment » June 3, 2015

Church Visitor Horror Stories: Welcome Room

Shunting visitors off to a "welcome room" is a horrible idea. There's nothing welcoming about segregation.

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