Sean Cannell

Top 6 Favorite YouTube Channels

There is so much great video content available for everyone on YouTube! In this video, I share my top 6 favorite channels on YouTube; who I’m watching, learning from and being entertained by. I’m excited to hear your favorites too!

Announcing the Social Media Summit for Churches on June 4th

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I'm excited to announce that I will be hosting the Social Media Summit in coordination with my friends at Faith Social.  In one 90 minute session, we have brought together seasoned experts in social media and digital ministry to share strategy and best practices for church leaders to better engage their members and grow their ministry through social media. This event is the perfect opportunity for church leaders to deepen their understanding of Social Media in Ministry without even leaving their desk.  This online event is FREE and will take place on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 from noon-1:30pm CST.  I hope to see you there!

For more information and to register now click here.

Take a look at some of our speakers and our incredible sponsors for this event:

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Book Tour - Twitter and YouTube Techniques

Twitter and YouTube can both be entertaining ways to pass time but did you know they can also be invaluable ministry tools?  Twitter is an incredibly unique network and requires a unique strategy to be used effectively.  YouTube is the #2 search engine on the internet with 800 million visitors each month so understanding the basics of this network and some video best practices can greatly enhance your ministry by reaching thousands online no matter your group’s size or budget. Session Interviews with Sean Cannell, creater of YouTube for Churches and Matthew Barnett, Pastor of Dream Center Los Angeles.

Twitter & Youtube Techniques - Social Media Guide For Ministry Day3 from Nils Smith on Vimeo.

If you have not purchased the Social Media Guide for Ministry you can find it on Amazon here.

If you have purchased and read the book if you would please leave a review on Amazon here.

If you have any questions about this session please leave a comment and I would love to answer any question that you might have.

Using YouTube for Ministry

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Wondering if you should be using YouTube for ministry?  Take 2 minutes and watch this video:

 

My guess is that you are now asking the questions: How do I use YouTube for Ministry?

This is where my friend Sean Cannell comes in.  He is a genius when it comes to maximizing YouTube in Ministry and wants to teach you at YouTubeforChurches.com.  He is launching a series of tools for churches to maximize YouTube for ministry.  Take 15 minutes and watch this first video that he posted with 12 suggestions on how you can begin using YouTube for Ministry:

 

I would love to hear how you are currently using YouTube and how you plan on using it in the future.