Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Topher's Tech Tips


Topher’s Tech Tips
Go into all the world wide web
Smart strategies for presenting your church’s mission and ministries on the internet.
Harding University Lectureship 2015

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Develop a healthy CORE

WEBSITE – The website is still your primary method for establishing WWW credibility. Develop this static media presentation first.
·         Website Design: Topher’s Top Pick – www.WIX.com
o   Web Editors – WordPress, SquareSpace, Weebly, Blogger, Virb
·         Domain Management: Topher’s Top Pick – www.GoDaddy.com

Develop major MUSCLES

These dynamic primary information sharing platforms affect different demographics.
·         Email – (Men, Women) MailChimp, MailChimpSnap (Mobile)
·         Blog – (Men, Women) Blogger, WordPress, Blog.com, Tumblr
·         Facebook – (Women,preteens) Use “Pages” for evangelism.
·         Twitter – (20’s & 30’s, Educational/Professional Crowd)
·         Linked-In – (Men)
·         Instagram – (Teens – 30’s, Women) (Mobile Only)


Develop your PERIPHIAL Presence

·         Pinterest (Visual WWW Bookmarking)
·         Youtube (15 minute videos for new users)
·         Snapchat *MyStory* - (Mobile only) (10sec videos & photos)
·         Periscope “The Snapchat of Video” (Mobile Only) (up to 24 hrs)
·         Vines (Mobile Only) – (6 second videos)

Extras

·         Poll Everywhere (interact & audience in sermons)
·         Remote Clicker “PC Remote” , MyPoint (iphone)
·         Hootsuite – Connect over 35+ popular social networks
·         Andyroid, Genymotion – Android Emulators for Computer
·         iPadian – iOS Emulator for Computer

Topher’s Media prep & Hosting
Text
·         Word, Docs (for word count)
·         Blogger
·         Google Drive
Image
·         Photoshop
·         Gimp
·         Bible.com (Mobile)
·         Powerpoint
·         Slideshare
·         Prezi
·         Pinterest
Audio
·         Audacity (PC&MAC)
·         Archive.org
·         SermonAudio.com ($)
·         iTunes.com
·         Feedburner
Video
·         MovieMaker (PC)
·         iMovie (Mac)
·         Youtube
·         Vimeo
·         Sermoncast.com ($)
·         Periscope (Mobile)
·         Instagram (Mobile)