Heal Your Church WebSite

Teaching, rebuking, correcting & training in righteous web design.

May 10, 2007
by meandean

Blogging your studies and sermon using Google Docs

This scenario sound familiar: your pastor nicely insists you publish his sermons online, but sends you his work in MS Word files that were converted via an old version of WordPerfect for Windows. Yeah, talk about cruft! Fortunately, I think Google may have an affordable and easy answer for all parties involved in this processing paradigm; it’s called Docs & Spreadsheets. Continue reading

May 9, 2007
by meandean

Why your cool church web site needs (the new) Google Analytics

Back in November of 2005, Google release Analytics, a high popular and free service to help you measure the effectiveness of your church web site. Yesterday, at the Emetrics Summit in San Francisco, Brett Crosby and Jeff Veen announced a re-factored version of Google Analytics that is more accessible and easier to use; begging the question – why haven’t you plugged this service into your church or charity’s web presence? Continue reading

February 4, 2003
by meandean

Good Technical Reason

It’s been a while since we had a “yank-the-plank outtta Dean’s eye post.” Well fear not, as our buddy Mike Boyink correctly points out that while I may have the correct solution for a Church running on an Apache/Linux server, … Continue reading

June 4, 2002
by meandean
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Global replace using find & xarg

I’m part of an lively Yahoo group run by Tony Whittaker called ChurchSite-Chat. There, I learned about Rachel Cunliffe who runs a very cool bbs that offers Church Website Critiques. And from both sites, I’ve learned just how big of … Continue reading