Are Nonprofits Taking Tech Seriously Enough? [Infographic]

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Technology has radically changed the nonprofit world. Never before has it been as easy as it is today to find, connect, and give to charities and causes. Philanthropy and technology are working together to change the world for the better. And now with the boom of the mobile web, crowdfunding, and the high-speed Internet, it's more important for nonprofit organizations to make sure they're not missing their piece of the charity pie. Let's take a closer look at some of the key points in this ... Continue Reading

5 Steps to Successful Text Marketing [White Paper]

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In the land of mobile apps and smartphones, the idea of using SMS text messaging seems like stepping back in technology instead of moving forward. But the truth is, text messaging works! Maybe it's because it is such an underused medium and users are more likely to open and read them. None the less, the stats are pretty compelling: ... Continue Reading

Christian Couple Sentenced to Death for Text Messages

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This is a sobering headline, isn't it? We write about technology and creativity on ChurchMag each and every day. How to communicate with greater impact and reach, how to use the latest tools that technology provides us, and do it with a kind of creativity that gets peoples attention. We are all about the church, technology and creativity. And then there's a headline like this. ... Continue Reading

I’m a Textpert [Rap Battle]

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Are you a textpert? I hope not. Rhett & Link pull-off their usual funny music video, but this time it's a serious topic. Be sure to watch it to the end, the punchline is the most important reminder you could have all week: ... Continue Reading

Creative PSA: Don’t Text and Drive [Video]

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This creative PSA from Telekom Srbija reminds us not to text and drive. It's pretty compelling. After you watch it, you might want to check out some of the links I've included regarding driving and texting. It's serious stuff and we should certainly let others know about the dangers of texting and driving. ... Continue Reading

Why Do You Text? (And Twitter Might Make You Shallow)

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How much do you text? Do you text and drive? (I hope not.) A recent study by psychologists show that those who text 100+ times per day are more interested in wealth and image. Not a good sign. Even if you “don't mean to” or just need to stay “connected,” this kind of research should definitely lead to some soul searching, especially when you consider its effects on our minds: ... Continue Reading

Sendola – Send Your Contact Info via SMS

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These days it seems that everything is going mobile! Mobile web use continues to grow and more people are looking for (and finding) places like churches and ministries on the move. Now there's an easy way of having a button on your site that can send your contact details, via SMS/TXT, to the phones of people who want to find you! ... Continue Reading