Using Images from Wikipedia

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on February 21, 2017

in Picture quotations

The search for good images, especially of religious subjects, can be challenging. My first go to place for these is Wikipedia.  What I like about this site is that there are notations on most of their images indicating the copyright status.  Remember all the content added to Wikipedia belongs to those who posted it.

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What is a GIF?

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on February 14, 2017

in Facebook, social media, Twitter, website

If you want to add a little more life to your Facebook Pages and Tweets, you may want to look at GIFS.  What is a GIF (pronounced either with a soft g as in “jif” or with a hard g as in gift)?  GIF is an acronym for Graphics Interchange Format.  It is a file […]

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Subscribe to YouTube Videos

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on February 7, 2017

in Uncategorized

Using video created by others on your website and social media sites is a good option when the video is created by the news maker or by an individual or a group that has the expertise in the topic or when someone creates videos that inspire, encourage or entertain your audience. In a previous blog, […]

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How to Create a YouTube Account and Channel

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on January 31, 2017

in Online Presence, social media, YouTube

If you have created one or more videos for your ministry website or Facebook page or other social media sites, set up a YouTube account and upload them if you have not already done so. As you create more videos, you will have a place to post them immediately. YouTube is the second largest search […]

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How to Embed a Video on Your Website

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on January 24, 2017

in website

There are two very good reasons to embed videos on your website (instead of just providing a link): Embedded videos keep the viewers on your website—not clicking away to another site An embedded video is a design element that makes your web page more visual and engaging

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Prepare Your 2017 Ash Wednesday Outreach

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on January 17, 2017

in Facebook, Uncategorized, Video

Six weeks from tomorrow is Ash Wednesday. Planning for Lent, Holy Week and Easter are well underway in most parishes.

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