GETTING STARTED

The Front Page: The New Front Door

The front door of a church tells you a lot about the distinctive identity of the faith community. It's the first impression people have of your church. For example, a carved oak door on an two hundred year church speaks to its history. But when a church's front doors...

Create a Form

Gravity Forms Make Contact Form shows how to make a simple contact form using the Gravity Forms plugin for WordPress.

Add a form to a page or post

Add Gravity Form To Page show how to add a previously created Gravity form to a page or a post.

Shout It Out: Intro to Social Media

Facebook is only 12 years old, and Twitter recently turned 10. Just a moment in time compared to the millennia that the church has been in existence, an institution, yet no one can deny the power and influence of the many forms of social media in such a short time....

So, You’re Ready for a New Website: Content

A Good Church Website Communicates: A reflection of who your church is. Your commitment to communication in various forms. Your awareness to reach outside your walls. Ability to generate discussion and connection. As body language, grammar, and eye contact are to...

So You’re Ready for a New Website: Choosing a Web Company

Choosing the right website company is important in building your new website. Cost is an important factor in most ministry budgets, but there are other important considerations when choosing a company to build your ministry’s website. General Website Builders vs....

So, You’re Ready for a New Website: Leadership Questions

So, you are ready for a new website. There are many things to think about in building a new website, so we will be doing a series talking about some different aspects as you prepare to take the next steps. The first thing you need in place is buy-in from your...

The Real Cost of Building a Good Website

You want a new website for your ministry. You want a site that’s clean, organized, but also secure and has the tools you need to share the information you need and tell your story. But now comes the scary part, talking about the cost. We all hate talking about money....

Telling Your Story: How to Do It Well

The mission of Christians is clearly laid out in Matthew 28 (paraphrasing): Go, make disciples, baptize, and teach – in all the nations. However, by looking at most church websites you might think the way to follow Jesus is to go to meetings and potlucks and join...

Sample Social Media Job/Volunteer Descriptions Part 2

Earlier we posted a sample social media volunteer description, and today we're going to show you a sample digital community leaders description. This is a mid-level position between the volunteer 5-6 hours a week level and the full-time position we'll be posting...