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Pilot New Media: Parish Websites: Best Practices for Collaborating Parishes

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Some common best practices for parishes that share pastors and/or pastoral staff. From a New Media Forum on October 24, 2012 in the Archdiocese of Boston. http://www.pilotnewmedia.com/parishwebsites

Some common best practices for parishes that share pastors and/or pastoral staff. From a New Media Forum on October 24, 2012 in the Archdiocese of Boston. http://www.pilotnewmedia.com/parishwebsites

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  • 1. Parish Websites:Overview and Best Practices New Media Forum 2012 presented by Pilot New Media of the Pilot Media Group Catholic Media Secretariat of the Archdiocese of
  • 2. Welcome Scot LandrySecretary for Catholic Media
  • 3. Parish Websites Schedule1:30 - Welcome and Introductions - ScotLandry1:35 - Best practices for parish websiteswhen sharing pastor/pastoral staff - DomenicoBettinelli2:00 - OSV websites, special content, andonline giving demonstration - Eileen Herrington,OSV
  • 4. Catholic MediaSecretariatThe Good Catholic Life radio showPilot Bulletins/ Pilot PrintingPilot New MediaInitiativesThe Pilot and CatholicTV
  • 5. The Good Catholic Life Our 400th show!Now available via live video stream each day atwww.BostonCatholicL ive.com
  • 6. Pilot Bulletins/Pilot Printingnting bulletins for 86 parishes with 14 more coming
  • 7. Pilot New MediaBostonCatholicLive.com offers capability forwebinars, live press conferences, classes,remote presentations.PilotNewMedia.com is regularly updatedwith blog posts about new media relevantto parishes and ministriesCardinal Seán’s on Twitter(www.twitter.com/cardinalsean) tweetingdaily until the election on assisted suicideand after on the Year of Faith
  • 8. InitiativesSuicideIsAlwaysATragedy.orgYearofFaithBoston.org
  • 9. The Pilot andCatholicTV
  • 10. Parish Websites
  • 11. Parish WebsitesWhy have we partnered with Our Sunday Visitor?The state of parish websites in RCAB: A review About one-third with a website that substantially adheres to best practices About one-third with a website that needs refreshing or upgrades to substantially adhere to best practices About one-third do not have a website of their own or have one that’s out-of-date
  • 12. Parish WebsitesSince our forum in October 2011, morethan 20 parishes have begun a websitewith Our Sunday Visitor Radius Web Tools.About an equal number have contacted usabout upgrading their websites
  • 13. Parish Websites2011 Parish Website Forum Video, presentations, resources available at www.pilotnewmedia.com/parishwebsites These presentations will appear on that page soon. Social Media Forums www.pilotnewmedia.com/parishsocialme dia
  • 14. Parish Websites when sharing apastor or pastoral staff
  • 15. for collaboratives (or sharing staff)for collaboratives (or sharing staff)One Portal to MultipleSitesOne Website withMultiple DepartmentsMultiple SeparateWebsites
  • 16. Reasons to use eachtype of site PortalThe parishes already have good websitesThe parishes want to cooperate andcoordinate online but continue separateidentities
  • 17. Reasons to use each type of siteOne Website, Multiple Departments The parishes are already closely aligned Shared calendar that rolls up from sub- calendars for each parish Many of the ministries are done in collaboration Ease of maintenance and updating
  • 18. Reasons to use eachtype of site Multiple WebsitesParishes want to maintain distinct identitySeparate calendarsOne or more of the parishes have a goodwebsite, while the rest need a new websiteMight involve multiple content managementsystems
  • 19. Common BestPracticeswith carious sub-Unified calendarcalendarsSacramental information & Mass times forall the parishes on every site, if more thanoneEasy to find information about mattersimportant to parishioners of each parishUnified information for newcomers andinterested seekers
  • 20. Common BestPractices OptionsShared branding or other linkages such as Common taglines or slogans Logo Mission statement Prominent home page links
  • 21. Multi-ParishWebsites The Future?
  • 22. sharing pastors or pastoral staff sharing pastors or pastoral staffhttp://www.pilotnewmedia.com/parishw ebsites http://www.videos.pilotnewmedia.com http://www.bostoncatholiclive.com Questions?