Challenges and Opportunities of Social Media Video

This training focused primarily on determining a content strategy and choosing social media tools. Topics covered include:
– Building online relationships with seekers and newcomers.
– Grappling with a growing diversity of communication tools.
– A quick overview of when and why to use the following tools: blogs, Facebook, Twitter, podcasting, and YouTube.

Introduction to Social Media and Public Relations – Video

This beginner-friendly workshop covered the basics of social media (including blogs, Facebook, and Twitter) and public relations. The emphasis was on practical information and examples to help you further the mission of your congregation through successful communication. General Assembly 2010 Event 2007, Presenter: Shelby Meyerhoff

Marketing Ideas to Help Your Congregation Grow

Marketing is a ministry; it’s about providing services that “customers” want and need. Who are your customers? What are their needs? We discussed the marketing process, research tools, low-cost marketing ideas, “new media” such as Google ads and social networks, and a case study from First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee. – General Assembly 2009 Event 4053, Presenters: Valerie Holton, Kathy Porter