Tip of the Week

Social Church – Tip of the Week – My Facebook 33% Rule

by Ryan Wakefield • June 26, 2017

In this week’s tip video I share the simple way I measure the effectiveness of a Facebook Post. I’m calling it the 33% rule. In This Episode 1:20 Organic reach for Pages has continued to decline to as low as 2% 1:30 A lot of church leaders assume that everybody in their Facebook audience sees […]


Social Church – Tip of the Week – Facebook Cover Video

by Ryan Wakefield • June 20, 2017

In this Social Media Tip of the Week video we explore the new Facebook Cover Video Feature. Facebook Cover Video Ideas for Churches Overview or invite video Photo slideshow Sermon series promo Church and community brand piece Facebook Cover Video Details Video can be 20-90 second long Video seems to loop You can and should […]


Social Church – Tip of the Week – Special Guest Jason Daye

by Ryan Wakefield • June 16, 2017

This week we have Jason Daye from Outreach, Inc. joining us to share one of his favorite Social Media Tips for Churches. In this Episode 0:20 Jason is the Director of Ministry Development at Outreach and the host of the Church Leaders podcast. 1:20 Content creation can be an obstacle for churches on social media. […]


Social Church – Tip of the Week – Expire A Post

by Ryan Wakefield • June 3, 2017

In this tip of the week video you’ll learn how to “expire” a post on Facebook and when that could be a good idea for your church. In this Episode 0:23 Summer Training Webinar or the private Facebook Group for Church Marketers 1:05 Here is how to find the Facebook post expiration feature Reasons to consider expiring […]


Social Church – Tip of the Week – Digital Alignment

by Ryan Wakefield • May 16, 2017

In this tip of the week video we talk about the importance of alignment between your church’s digital and physical locations. In this Episode 0:10 You’re invited to go through our free Church Marketing Bootcamp. To get started, give us your email and we will send you your login information. 0:45 Your church’s digital location is […]


Church Marketing Bootcamp – Jump Start Your Outreach

by Ryan Wakefield • May 9, 2017

In this tip of the week video we’re going to talk about our brand new Church Marketing Bootcamp! This is our latest module inside of Church Marketing University, and you can get get three free weeks of access for your church. What is the Church Marketing Bootcamp? Church’s sometimes struggle to implement new ways to reach […]


Social Church – Tip of the Week – Mother’s Day Ideas

by Ryan Wakefield • May 2, 2017

In this tip of the week video we explore Mother’s Day ideas you can use at your church. In this Episode 0:10 Leave a comment on this Facebook Post and I’ll send you the Mother’s Day Ideas pdf 0:45 Mother’s Day is the third largest Sunday of our year 1:15 This strategy started back with […]


Social Church – Tip of the Week – Native Content

by Ryan Wakefield • April 24, 2017

In this tip of the week we look at the importance of native content on social media. In this Episode 0:22 Subscribe to the Social Church Youtube Channel 0:45 Check out the Social Media Tip of the Week Playlist 1:00 Get the Tip of the Week delivered to you by email (use the form on this page) […]


Social Church – Tip of the Week – Easter Week

by Ryan Wakefield • April 11, 2017

Here is a checklist of what to remember for your marketing the week of your church event. Be Sure to Remember Clearly communicate the crucial information with your team and volunteers Add capacity to your kids check-in process Promote your kids pre-registration Use Facebook Groups, small groups, and text messages to remind your congregation to […]


Social Church – Tip of the Week – Writer’s Block

by Ryan Wakefield • March 21, 2017

Having trouble crafting the perfect social media post for your church? Try this tip! In this Episode Learn what to do if you are stuck trying to craft the perfect social media post for your church. 0:18 Write like you are writing to one specific friend of yours 0:30 Start with your friend’s name and […]