Church Marketing

10 Marketing Tactics for Christian Youth Camps

Wed, Aug 29, 2012

I had a question come in from a church in India asking about how to market for Christian youth camps. It really is a good question in which I thought the response could benefit a lot of other churches as well. So here are my 10 ways to market Christian youth camps. Look at what

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Growing Churches by Building Relationships

Fri, May 04, 2012

Relationships are instrumental to opportunity Networking tends to be a poorly represented tool for churches. We often think of networking as a thing for businesses and NGOs rather than a means to gain opportunities for growth for the local church. One of the most important resources I have learned to value while at Hillsong is

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Making Your Church “Marketable”

Fri, Mar 02, 2012

Before we cast out the idea of talking about church and marketing in the same sentence, lets think about what it means to be marketable. The goal of a business is to be marketable, to sell products and make money. For a church though, the aim is completely different, it is all about influence. We

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Hillsong Week 3: Making the most of what you have

Mon, Feb 13, 2012

So BIG news about this week here in the land down under. I have been presented a few great opportunities within Hillsong to help advance the vision and purposes of God for Hillsong Church. Before I explain those to you I want to let you know some background on myself that makes it all the

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Is Cost Per Click Advertising A Good Way to Promote?

Thu, Jan 19, 2012

Cost Per Click Advertising has become a widely used form of promotion. The big question is, “Is it worth using?” To answer, I will have to explain through the pros and cons, and explore any alternative methods that might be a better use of money. Cost Per click advertising is where you pay an amount

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Cost Effective Event Promotion Ideas

Sat, Dec 17, 2011

The continual challenge churches face in the promotional side of things is how to get the biggest impact for the lowest investment. Now I would love to say that there are 5 promotional methods that generate the best results for all circumstances, locations and churches, but the truth is there are a lot of factors

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5 Creative Ways to Get Your Name Out There

Tue, Dec 06, 2011

One of the things that I constantly have to think through for clients is how to creatively get their name out to the general public. Here are a few cost effective ways to spread your churches name that you may have not thought of. Advertise in a coupon book Coupon books are fairly inexpensive to

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Stop Designing for Christians

Tue, Nov 29, 2011

An archer is not successful unless he knows what his target is and assesses all the factors in reaching the target. The same concept goes for advertisement. One common mistake I see unfortunately is that churches tend to design for christians and market in christian circles when the advertising should be focused on bringing in

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How To Expand Your Ministry For Free

Fri, Nov 11, 2011

What are you about? Are you about gaining numbers or expanding your influence? Are you about collecting change or changing lives? This way of expanding your ministry won’t cost your a dime to do but will take time and some careful thought. It will help and minister to people, but it may not fill a

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SEO and Why Your Church Needs It

Sun, Sep 11, 2011

The big question for many is what is what is SEO to begin with. Most people are not familiar with the term. SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. In short it is the work needed to make your site reach the top of search engines for certain keywords. Right now I am currently doing this

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