Tag Archives: Parish Website
Keeping It Grounded: The Role Of Tech In The Church

Keeping It Grounded: The Role Of Tech In The Church

When it comes to technology, we do a great job of telling people what they should get.  But we don’t often do such as great job of explaining why.   So we can tell Catholics and parishes all these great things they should get and do, but it’s time to back track a bit to […]

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Let Us . . . Facebook: Creating a Parish Facebook Page

Let Us . . . Facebook: Creating a Parish Facebook Page

So you want to create a Facebook page for your parish.  You may even be wondering why you are really creating one.  How do you do it?  Who will maintain it?  What do you post to it?  All are valid questions that will be touched on. First, a Facebook page provides a parish with several […]

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Anatomy Of A Blog: Creating a Great Parish Blog

Anatomy Of A Blog: Creating a Great Parish Blog

So you are thinking of creating a blog for your parish and not really knowing how to start or what to “blog” about.  Don’t feel like you are alone, we all started there.  The one advantage faith bloggers have over all other bloggers . . . an endless supply of content.  Ideas for blog posts […]

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Creating A Tech Ministry For Your Parish

Creating A Tech Ministry For Your Parish

There are a lot of ways that technologies can benefit a local parish.  Basically, you can break it down into two categories: Administrative Evangelizing Both are approached in different ways, but can crossover too.  For example, the website for a parish would be for both.  In my opinion, the best “recipe” for effective uses of […]

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Fear Not: Objections To Tech In Parishes

Fear Not: Objections To Tech In Parishes

If you have felt lately like the world is turning into the “Jetsons” and moving at blazing speeds, you’re not alone.  Many feel that way.  And it can be kind of scary because we are doing things today in huge contrasts to what we are used to.  We take a picture somewhere and share it […]

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Forget SEO For Your Parish Website: It’s About Functionality

Any website designers reading this are probably shaking right now after reading that headline.  SEO is short for ‘search engine optimization’ and relates to where your website will show up when people search for things.  For designers, SEO and websites go hand-in-hand.  SEO is about discovery through searches, and for business this is very important […]

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Add An Interactive Bookshelf To Your Parish Website

I’ve personally used Shelfari for the last few years. It’s an online social service for books in which users create bookshelves and share that with others. One great aspect of it is the bookshelf widget that you can create and place on websites. I thought this would be a great addition to our parish website […]

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