Promote church growth through social media
As you gather information for your business plan for church growth, if properly researched, you should quickly realize how strong you are on social media. In the process of this research, you should have already determined several locations that produce large amounts of regular traffic. You should start using these FREE platforms to generate traffic and exposure. Some of the top free sites that can be used to get the most out of social media would be:
- Blog / Website ~ Every business should have a central point of contact, somewhere from where all correspondence begins. By sharing your content and engaging your audience to what you have to offer, your contact will search for your content on a regular basis. The correct configuration of your blog will allow you to share your content automatically on several social networking sites at the same time simply by pressing “publish”. Harness the power of automation through syndication.
- Facebook ~ With the massive influx of people on Facebook, it is privileged territory to reach a large number of people, simply by sharing your content, videos, motivational thoughts, etc. start building a strong online presence
- Youtube ~ Video marketing and sharing have become a major source of traffic to sites. While using YouTube, it would be wise to create your own channel that allows for some customization, but mostly, you keep your visitors watching your videos only until they decide to leave. (If you don’t create your own channel, once your video ends, multiple other videos within the same niche will automatically appear, possibly causing you to lose some of your traffic.)
- Google ~ If you really want to promote your church and grow it through social media, Google is the number one search engine on the internet, you definitely want to create a presence there. Google is definitely a place where you want to share your content. By doing your research and having your content on page one of Google, you will attract a large number of visitors to your blog / website.
So once you’ve firmly implemented all of your strategies, you need to begin a consistent marketing plan for your church. Post regularly on your blog and share through all social networks. By using social media to create massive leads, you will start to grow your membership. By using all the free components listed, you will start to see results, generate traffic, and share your vision around the world.