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Social Media Predictions for 2017

1 May , 2017   Video

My good friend Nils Smith is at it again putting his predictions out there about the future of social media. And he has challenged me to do the same for 2017. So here goes: KENNY JAHNG’S PREDICTIONS FOR THE SOCIAL MEDIA LANDSCAPE IN 2017   1) SnapChat will survive and win. They are innovators and […]

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3 Reasons your Church should use Snapchat

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3 Reasons your Church should use Snapchat

1 May , 2017  

I wonder what a time traveler would think if she traveled forward in time to 2017. They’d expect to see flying cars and robot butlers. Instead, they would just see people constantly looking at themselves on their handheld devise. Like a weird digital mirror. I remember when I first downloaded Snapchat on my phone. Admittedly, I […]

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Seth Muse Church Communicator

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Seth Muse’s One-Word Vision Statements For Social Media

24 Feb , 2017  

For today’s video interview installment, I had a chance to sit down with Seth Muse of The Height Church in Dallas TX.  He shares some of his workflow practices for managing social media for the church. Seth also walks through the one word vision statements he’s defined for each social media platform that he uses. It […]

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10 Beginner Tips for Marketing Your Church with Facebook Ads

22 Feb , 2017  

Your church needs more visitors, so might be examining marketing options online since it provides the most potential reach. Have you thought about Facebook Ads for your church? Advertising on Facebook is one option that you do not want to overlook. Facebook advertising is extraordinary in offering the ability to select a particular target audience, monitor […]

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Holly Hall Tate social media marketing and communications

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Holly Hall Tate Talks About 3 Social Media Tactics For Easter Promotion

17 Feb , 2017   Video

Holly stopped by to share 3 of the best things your church can do on social media for Easter promotion this year. You need to be intentional about how you utilize social media and today’s discussion highlights three specific tactics all churches can try out or use this year. Check out our video interview: The […]

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5 Things I Learned From My Blog Going Viral

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5 Things I Learned From My Blog Going Viral

27 Jan , 2017  

Almost every blogger on the internet would secretly (or not so secretly) like their writing to go viral at least once. Let’s be honest, it feels good to know that words you have sweated over, photos you have spent long hours editing, or your intense personal stories are being read, enjoyed, and are making a […]

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Using Social Media to Grow Your Church

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Using Social Media to Grow Your Church

13 Jan , 2017  

There are 2 times every year where I get excited about new challenges and goals. The first is in the fall when schools start back up. And the second is in January. Both of these times represent a new year and new ambitions and goals to strive for. With the new year upon us, what […]

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2017 Is The Year Of Video. But Are You Ready?

9 Jan , 2017  

IT IS NO LONGER IN THE FUTURE It’s here. We’re not looking into the future anymore. Everyone is online watching. Everyone. Your parents, your kids. . .  even your grandparents too.  Yes, they are. ONLINE VIDEOS ARE NOW OFFICIALLY PART OF MASS CULTURE Just think about that for a moment. HOW DOES THAT CONTRAST WITH […]

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[VIDEO] 20 Social Media Tools for 2017

6 Jan , 2017   Video

WHAT DO THE LEADING CHURCH COMMUNICATORS USE? This week, I published a super duper infographic featuring suggestions from 20 church communicators.  Here’s where you can view or download the whole thing. 2 MINUTES SUMMARY (VIDEO VERSION) Today, I’m sharing a video version of that list of top social media tools you should know about for 2017. […]

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WHY IS YOUR CHURCH IGNORING THE 3 MOST IMPORTANT SOCIAL MEDIA NETWORKS

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Why Is Your Church Ignoring The 3 Most Important Social Media Networks?

6 Jan , 2017  

Social media is B.I.G. big. There’s now a bunch of networks and platforms that boast over 100,000,000 active users. One of the things I’ve been really reflecting upon recently is how people are using the social web today vs just recently.  Things have changed overnight. Or at least so much in the last 12, 24, […]

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