4 Reasons to Consider Direct Mailing Right Now

Businesses have had to make a lot of difficult decisions this year. Organizations of all shapes and sizes have had to tighten their belts and adjust their budgets. Many brands are struggling to attract new customers and keep them engaged. As you consider strategies to reach your target audience, it [...]

2020-11-19T00:05:51+00:00

4 Tips for Marketing in 2021

No one was prepared for how disruptive this year has been. But whether you’re cautiously optimistic about 2021 or you’re hunkering down for another challenging year, there are some things you can have in mind now to ensure your marketing stays relevant and useful in the months ahead. Churches may [...]

2020-11-12T17:10:01+00:00

5 Clever Sources for Content Ideas

Whether you’re posting on social media, writing a newsletter, or thinking about new lead magnets, it helps to have a well of ideas you can draw from. But coming up with a steady stream of topics can be tough. That’s where it helps to have a variety of sources you [...]

2020-10-29T15:51:01+00:00

Are You Ignoring These Influencers in the Church?

Brands that want to reach pastors and other ministry leaders often forget about an important group of people they need to reach, too: volunteers. Volunteers don’t usually control budgets or make important decisions about curriculum, software, or other major church functions. But they tend to develop strong relationships with the [...]

2020-09-09T23:05:04+00:00

5 Ways “Show Don’t Tell” Works in Marketing

“Show don’t tell” isn’t just a principle for writers. It’s for marketers, too. In creative writing, “show don’t tell” challenges you to make readers experience what characters think and feel, instead of saying it. In marketing (especially content marketing), “show don’t tell” means helping your audience see the value of [...]

2020-08-13T18:13:25+00:00

Google Ads vs. Facebook Ads: What’s the Difference?

As you think about how to divvy up your organization’s ad budget, it’s important to understand the strengths and weaknesses of your options. In the world of digital advertising, the two most popular platforms are Google Ads and Facebook Ads. If you and your organization haven’t used them in the [...]

2020-07-23T17:55:12+00:00

7 Newsletters Your Marketing Team Should Follow

If you want your organization to get better at marketing, your team needs to immerse yourselves in best practices and new strategies. Whether you’re looking to get better at advertising, search engine optimization, social media, email, content marketing, or something else, there are brands and influencers who have dedicated themselves [...]

2020-07-16T16:04:11+00:00

3 Reasons to Start Sending a Regular Newsletter

A lot of brands have an email newsletter of some kind. Maybe you email donors once a quarter to share stories about the people you’ve helped, thank your supporters, and ask for more donations. Or you share about product updates or new releases. That’s fine. But it’s just scratching the [...]

2020-06-18T16:55:40+00:00