The Churchly Design Blog

Tools and tricks for building a better church website from the experts at Churchly

Canva Crash Course: How to Make Beautiful Graphics for Your Church Website With No Software or Experience

In last week’s roundup, we shared one of our favorite design tools, Canva. Canva is an online graphic design program that lets you create beautiful images for your website, social media, print, and more, without software and -- best of all -- without being a graphic...
Read More

7 Essential Elements for Your Church’s “New Here” Page

Not too long ago, the first interaction that a guest would have with your church was at your front door. Most churches have a greeter meet guests at the door, equip them with information about your church, and lead them to where they needed to go -- whether that was...
Read More

INTERVIEW: NewPointe Community Church’s Brandon Hostetler on Church Social Media Strategy

Last week, I had the privilege to sit down with NewPointe Community Church’s Assistant Communications Director, Brandon Hostetler, to learn how churches can leverage social media channels like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat to engage their congregation and...
Read More

6 Ways Your Church Website Can Connect Your Congregation

Coming from the original Greek, church or ἐκκλησία, means an assembly, congregation, or the whole body of Christian believers. All of these definitions include aspects of community and connectedness. What if we told you that you could fulfill these definitions of what...

4 Ways a Smartphone App can Benefit Your Church

Everyone remembers Apple’s initial campaign for the iPhone. Their brilliant marketing strategy truly changed the game of advertising. While others were going for more graphics, more animations, and more music; Apple went a more simplistic route, going for elegant yet...

6 Complaints Visitors Have About Your Church Website

A church website can go a long way. Consider your website as the first point of contact between your guests and the church. Just like person-to-person contact, first impressions are important. If done wrong, it can be a disaster. The good news is that many complaints...

mautic is open source marketing automation