When you are searching for information quickly, what do you use? Do you use your smart phone or do you use your computer? Many people will use their smartphone to look up information, even if they are using their computer for something else at the same time. People also frequently multi-screen, or move between devices, to accomplish a task. The … [Read more...] about Why you need to be mobile friendly
There’s one really cool thing about humans: we can process visual images 60,000 times faster than text-based information. When someone reads your content, they may only skim and absorb about 20% of what is actually on the webpage. If you include a visual, they are more likely to remember the image and relate it to what they did read. If you … [Read more...] about Why you should use images and videos in your blog
Let's say you and your team have decided that it makes sense to have a website for your church. You want newcomers to know what to expect when they visit, and you want your members to know who to call if they have questions. You could put any number of features and pages on your website, but do you really need to? For many rural churches, a lot of … [Read more...] about What do you really need to have on your church website?
When I was the webmaster for the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma, I saw over the years how difficult it is for small churches to build a nice website for an affordable price. Of course, there are several website builders you can find online that are specifically made for churches. They can be really worthwhile, too, if you want a lot of … [Read more...] about Welcome to OklahomaChurchWebsites!