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Facebook Profile Videos and Cover Videos

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on May 16, 2017

in Facebook, Video

In recent years Facebook has been expanding its uses for video.  The last big addition was Facebook Live which as its name suggests allows Facebook users to stream live videos on its platform.  These are recorded by Facebook and the recording can remain on your Facebook Page if you wish. I wrote about this previously. […]

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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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Mobile Devices, Video and Millennials

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on October 25, 2016

in Digital Age, Uncategorized, Video

The recent announcement of the proposed merger of AT&T and Time Warner is generating conversations in the media about the growth of mobile usage, the growing amount of video content being produced and consumed, and the importance of addressing the preferences of the millennials (born from 1981 to 1997) who have now surpassed the Baby […]

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Ministry Video Scripts

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on September 20, 2016

in social media, Video, website

One of the most important parts of a ministry video is the script. A good script addresses the audience, anticipates their questions and invites them to take action. Depending on the type of video and its purpose, scripts will vary greatly.  But in every case, we want to avoid religious jargon as much as possible.  […]

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Videos with a Purpose

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

in Facebook, Twitter, Uncategorized, Video, website

Videos are becoming more popular on websites and social media every day. What about ministry sites?  How can we use videos to inspire, educate, invite our followers to grow in their faith, participate in activities, or share the story of our parish, diocese, religious community or organization? These are videos with a purpose and they […]

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Facebook Live—the new feature on Facebook which allows users to live stream from their mobile devices (for now iOS and Android only) is part of Facebook’s effort to dominate the video market. If you are on Facebook, you may already be noticing more videos. You may never stream on Facebook Live, but it is likely […]

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