Digital Labs blogs

Welcome to the Digital Labs blog. Here you'll find resources and advice on design, photography, social media strategy and more. Aimed specifically at those running social and web projects in churches.

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  1. Repurposing video content from live or pre-recorded services

    Repurposing video content from live or pre-recorded services


    Your online services are packed with content to share on social media. Be inspired by these 13 simple ideas to try this week.

  2. Understanding video analytics for online church services

    Understanding video views for online church services


    Counting attendance at online services is not quite as straight forward as totalling video views, but our guide to video insights is here to simplify it for you. 

  3. How to plan an online church service

    Nine tips for planning your online service


    Thinking about taking your online service on a step? Read these nine points for planning your next online service.

  4. 11 essential tips for your next video presentation

    11 essential tips for your next video presentation


    Every month, we host a webinar on presentation skills, where we invite attendees to share their tips on what makes an engaging presentation. Read their tips in this weeks blog.

  5. How to create Subtitles for a video

    How to create subtitles for a video


    How do you create subtitles for your videos? In this blog, we take you through the steps for Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and Instagram.

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    Guide: Getting started with Live Streaming


    A complete guide on how to live-stream a church service or event

  7. Leading sung worship online

    Leading sung worship online


    How do we lead people in worship when our circumstances and available resources have? How can we use technology to help people express their worship from their living room or bedroom with authenticity?

  8. 31 amazing tools and resources to support your online - or offline - church services


    Churches have been sharing their most used tools and resources used every week in their live streamed services. 

  9. Streaming software for churches


    What are the options for streaming software to use at home or in church? We've selected four platforms that will help take your live stream up a step.

  10. 'We don't want people to simply watch' How to build connection in your livestream services


    Rev Matt Hogg, St Albans Church in Fulham, shares how they have created commnuity online through simple strategies in their live streamed services