Apps / Plug-ins
Shift Media Creator ($6.00) Amazing Worship Media app that utilized your camera. https://shiftworship.com/creator/
Eventstagram An aggregator for Instagram grabs all of your pics with your event #. http://eventstagr.am
iAnnotate ($9.99) It’s a presentation app, lots of folks use it for preaching.
Dial My Calls (Pay as you go or $9.99 month) Lets you record a Voice Mail and send it as a mass text, you can schedule when you want to send it, it just shows up as a VM, so you can do it at any time of night.
Moldiv $1.99 Combine pics, add words to pictures you post with a mobile device. If you have a smart phone. You. Need. This. App.
WaZapp Free Lets you talk your text to groups. Lots of church staff use it for on the go communication
The City (ACS Tech) Amazing integration with The City Software (Expensive) Large churches use it for Community.
Church Media Tutorials (Watch the videos)
Stage Lighting & Design
Church Stage Design Ideas (Pics and Ideas for Stages)
Cheaplights (Some of the best combinations of cost and quality lights)
StageApe.com (Really good lights and designs)
Graphic Design Elements
Creation Swap (Photoshop Graphics)
Stuff I Can Use (Photoshop Graphics)
ifttt.com IFTTT lets you create connections w/ a statement: If this than that, (see receipts)
Hootsuite.com Timed release of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Updates, plan it to the minute
Church Community Builder (Church Management Software) Couple $100 a year based on church size. Very good for mid-sized churches. (Amazing use of integration with tithe, volunteers, and social media)
Formsmarts There are lots of these but I like this inexpensive use of forms for your website. It’s $50 a year.
Children’s Ministry 2014
http://whatisorange.org (I like the intergeneration integration here.)
http://www.superchurch.com (Start here)
Youth Ministry 2014
Important Voices & Cool Websites
Gethuman.com (Quickly get to a real human operator, any company of size)
wix.com (One of the best, do it yourself webdesigns for churches I have ever seen.)
Video Templates & Motions
videoblocks.com (wait for the promotional free stuff)
Animoto.com (Video making for dummies..makes your pics a video)
Sdsign.com (Best Stands for the price)
Lifesizecustomcutouts.com (Cutouts, Puzzles)
Flyer & Postcards Printing
Chuck Payette/ Giftbookplus.com (Preferred vender)
Coed Monkey (NCU grad Owner) coedmonkey.com
Advent Pixel – adventipixel.com
Prezi.com (Free, cooler than power point)
Powtoon.com (Free cartoon style advertising, perfect for church uses)