When Social Media Can Burn The Church – A Handy Twitter Guide For Churches

Social Media is one of those things we should all be on right? We’ve got to have a presence on Facebook & Twitter right?  We’d appear as if we’re stuck in the mud wouldn’t we? Not necessarily so.  Not understanding the medium well can lead to some disastrous consequences, as one Christian leader found to his expense this week.  And for those churches or leaders who get burned using social media, often it may be the case that the medium is irrelevant to their audience in any case.  All that pain for nothing. (more…)

Twitter -the rise and rise of Digital Narcissism

It’s 2010 and we are all supposed to be up there with the latest digital trends aren’t we? By now we should all have an iPhone 4, and at the very least a Facebook account and if we are really with it: Twitter.

If anyone should be a fan of Twitter it’s me, I am a communications manager after all. Well let me nail my colours to the mast up front: (more…)