social media

Image Sizes for Social Media Posts

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

in social media

If you are posting images on social media pages for your ministry or organization, you already know that using the right sized image to begin with saves you a lot of time and helps you convey your message over desktops and mobile devices equally well. Keeping up with the best sizes for each platform is […]

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Social Action on Social Media

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

in Facebook, social media, Twitter

It is not unusual these days to find oneself with a group of friends, family members, colleagues, even casual acquaintances, when the conversation turns to hot-button or controversial topics whether they be political or religious. That’s when you know why the adage  “You should never talk about religion or politics.” came to be. It can […]

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Turning 70 in the Social Media Age

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on February 28, 2017

in New Evangelization, social media

On Ash Wednesday, I turn 70. A few years back, an interviewer from a Catholic radio station asked me: “Sister, did you think when you entered the convent that you would someday be doing all this work on the Internet?” You can guess my answer: “No, I didn’t. When I entered the convent, the Internet […]

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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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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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Planning Your January 2017 Facebook Posts

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on December 13, 2016

in Facebook, social media

While the last two weeks of Advent and Christmas are uppermost in your mind, it is not too early to give some thought to your faith-enriching Facebook posts for January 2017.  Most likely you are using your ministry Facebook Page to post about activities and events occurring in your community. That is using Facebook for […]

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