Recently I attended the That Church Conference to learn more about how churches can better leverage social media to impact our world for Christ. One of the individuals I connected with was Jonathan Carone. Jonathan had recently released The Church Template, a low cost website template designed specifically to help churches reach their community. I highly recommend you check it out.
He was also kind enough to share with me some common mistakes he sees on church websites. I wanted to pass along his thoughts to you.
The following are 10 Common Mistakes Found On Church Websites from Jonathan Carone of The Church Template:
1) Not mobile friendly
This is likely the hardest mistake to correct on this list but it’s by far the most important. Research is coming out saying that 60% of the Internet is viewed on a mobile device. Other reports tell us that 80% of Internet users own a smart phone. To reach people in 2015, your website needs to be optimized for mobile viewing.
2) Focused on your current attenders
Does your website focus on what your ministries are doing next week? Or does it focus on what the potential guest…Continue Reading