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. How to use Zoom to broadcast to Facebook and YouTube thumbnail

    How to go live from Zoom to YouTube and Facebook

    11/01/2021

    Are you already using Zoom for your church services? Find out how you can reach a wider community online by broadcasting your Zoom service to Facebook or YouTube.

  2. How to create Subtitles for a video

    How to create subtitles for a video

    03/12/2020

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

  3. 10 tips for running a successful Facebook group for your church

    10 tips for running a successful Facebook Group for your church

    11/06/2020

    How can you use Facebook Groups as part of your community strategy?

  4. What to share on social media this Advent and Christmas

    02/12/2019

    Social media can be a powerful way to spread the word and invite even more people along to something this Christmas. 

  5. Five ways to get your church's digital platforms ready for Christmas

    Five ways to get your church’s digital platforms ready for Christmas

    13/11/2019

    A checklist for your digital platforms this Christmas

  6. How often to post to your church's social media channels

    01/10/2019

    We often get asked this question during our social media training days, so this week we've focused on how often to post to help build community and reach more people.

  7. What is user generated content and how can you share it?

    What is user-generated content and how can you share it?

    30/07/2019

    Stuck for content but want to keep your church’s social media up to date? There may be a whole bank of content, tailored to your church, ready and available for you to use.

  8. How to create a Facebook page

    How to create a Facebook page for your church

    05/06/2019

    What do you need to include on your church's Facebook page? Here, we take you through the steps to get started.

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    7 social media post ideas, with examples

    31/05/2019

    We've found seven post examples to inspire your social media this week.

  10. How St Marks in Pennington is using Facebook to reach their community

    24/05/2019

    Digital Evangelism / Read the story of how a small church on the southern coast is using Facebook to reach a community.