Posts by Jordan Gillman

Your church website is an investment, not a cost

When it comes to discussing websites with churches – one of the biggest considerations is always cost. This has been brought into focus by the survey on church websites we’ve been running recently. (If you haven’t already filled it out – we’d appreciate your opinion). One thing that has come out of the results so…

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Should your Church Website use stock photos?

Sometimes one of the hardest things to do for your church’s website is to source content and images. For this reason many churches resort to using stock photography (photos sold to the public for use). You may feel this is a pretty reasonable way for churches to make sure they have high quality images on…

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The Deadly Sin of Church Websites

In my travels looking at church websites (which I do a lot) there is one problem I come across with alarming regularity. It is a mistake that can absolutely cripple the effectiveness of your church’s website. So many churches forget the importance of telling people how (or when) to find them. I arrive at their…

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Social Media: No More Excuses

Each week the #chsocm Chat gathers people from around the globe to talk about Social Media as it relates to churches. This week was focused on people within Church organisations who are holding out against Social Media – and how to ease some of their concerns.

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5 ways your Church could be using Meerkat

Have you heard of Meerkat? Don’t feel bad if you haven’t. Meerkat is a social media platform that has exploded rapidly in the last few weeks – thanks partially to lots of usage at SXSW and by Jimmy Fallon. So what is Meerkat? Essentially it is a simple way to share live video streaming from…

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Boost your Church’s SEO with Google Places

Everyone wants to appear higher in Google’s search results right? When it comes to your church’s website – it’s probably no different. Well I’ve got a tip to help you boost your Church’s position on Google. Best of all it’s simple, and free!

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What is Search Engine Optimisation?

If you’ve read or heard anything about Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) then you may know it can be a bit of confusing subject. Put simply – it refers to the act of making your website appealing to search engines in order that you appear higher in their results.

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