Is your church looking to increase engagement on its website? Even though your church might have a great looking website, if it’s not leading to meaningful user actions and meeting your church’s online goals then it’s not performing as well as it should be. Google rewards sites with high engagement by giving them a boost in search rankings.
Local SEO is one of the best ways for your church to be easily found online by new people searching in your area. Most likely, if you’ve landed on this blog post, you’ve already taken the first steps for local SEO by creating a Google My Business profile for your church,
With Google’s ever-changing algorithm, it can be challenging to keep up with everything new. While much of Google’s algorithm remains a mystery, Google recently announced that they were rolling out a new update that focuses on-page experience as a key ranking factor. You might be wondering, “how does this impact my church’s website”?
Have you ever wondered why when you search for your church’s website on Google it doesn’t always show up where you think it should, or maybe doesn’t show up at all? Many people think that when you create a website, it automatically appears in Google search results. Unfortunately, this isn’t actually the case.
With COVID-19 causing many churches to be physically closed or operating at a limited capacity, many churches are overcoming these challenges by transitioning to online church. Across the globe, COVID-19 has created an atmosphere of fear and uncertainty as to the future. Even though the entire world is experiencing this as a global crisis,
Are you looking to grow your church’s congregation and reach new people in your area? Do you want your church to show up in search results for people looking for a church nearby or the unchurched? If the answer to those questions is yes, then you’ve come to the right place.
With everything going on in the world today, churches are called to be a source of light and hope in the darkness by sharing the love of Christ. During these unprecedented times, churches are experiencing more challenges than ever before as many are operating at a lower capacity or physically closed.
If your church isn’t already taking advantage of Google My Business, now is the time to start. Google My Business is one of the best ways to be found in your local community by new people searching on Google for things like, “church near me” or “best church in [city]”. Google My Business,
Is your church’s website outdated and in need of a redesign but you don’t know how to get started and aren’t a developer or graphic designer? The good news is – now you can have a beautiful church website without needing to be a coding wizard. Using a CMS platform, or Content Management System,
Have you ever stopped to take a hard look at your church’s website? Even if you have the most loving, warm, and welcoming church, it might not be reflected through your website. Now more than ever before, it’s vital for churches to have a website that accurately represents their church, is easy to use,
In today’s digitally driven world, one of the major key success factors for churches is having a strong online presence. With COVID-19 causing many churches to transition fully to online, many pastors and church leaders are looking for answers on how to keep online church visitors engaged. It can be challenging for churches to navigate keeping online users active throughout the week and feeling connected to the church.
With December quickly approaching, your church has likely already begun planning for the Christmas season. For most churches, Christmas services are some of the highest attended out of the entire year. Around Christmas, unchurched people are usually more open to attending church, making Christmas a great time to target new people.
CHURCH RESOURCES CAN BE TIGHT
For many Churches, even in a pre-COVID world, money can be tight. Not only does your pastor and staff need salaries, but you also have other operating expenses like rent/mortgage, building maintenance, bibles, learning materials, and resources for specific ministries. On top of that, money also needs to be available for helping those in need in the Church,
Did you know that the average person in the US spends over 2 hours on social media every day? (Source: BroadbandSearch) When used correctly, social media can be a powerful asset for your church’s outreach ministry and a great way to keep current members connected to your church throughout the week.
Are you looking to reach new people and grow your congregation? Maybe you’re a new church with aggressive growth goals or perhaps your church has hit a plateau when it comes to growth and doesn’t know how to move forward. Having an engaging website with a strong multi-channel online presence is a great strategy for drawing in new people and reconnecting with past visitors who may have drifted away from the church.
Optimizing Calls-to-Action on a church’s website can greatly increase online conversion rates. A conversion can be defined as any action that a user takes on a website that’s a desired performance goal, such as submitting a prayer request, watching an online sermon, or clicking a “Plan a Visit” button. You can consider a highly converting church website to be an effective one,