31% of smartphone users report a frequent use of their phones for turn-by-turn navigation while driving, with 67% doing this occasionally. For many Americans, the smartphone has replaced owning a GPS system. Our “Around Us” feature allows your ministry to take advantage of this fact. You can provide GPS directions to other campuses of your… Read More
Make it easy for your audience to contact you on the phone. This feature allows users to simply touch a phone number and the smartphone will dial it. Add all of your important church’s or ministry’s contact numbers to this tab, to provide a convenient phone directory of your organization. Studies on mobile searches show… Read More
According to the latest study from the Pew Research Center, the vast majority of smartphone owners use their device to communicate via phone, text and email. They also use their devices to access online information. This tab brings all of this together, by making all your contact information available to your users from one convenient… Read More
This tab brings up maps and directions to your church and any other venues, as well as your ministry’s activities, allowing you to assist your users with finding the locations. 41% of smartphone users access maps at least once a week so this is a great feature to add to your app.
This feature allows your users to communicate directly with you. They can provide feedback, as well as register for events and ministry opportunities. You can use this form to collect responses to your small group ministry, service events, camp registrations and fund raisers. Through this form, people can also submit prayer requests and other intentions.
People love pictures, and the smartphone has become an easy way to take and share pictures. In fact, studies show that 60% of smartphone owners use their phone to take and share pictures. This tab allows your users to take pictures and share them with you. For example, people could send you pictures of ministry… Read More
Your users will want an easy-to-access information about your events. This tab allows you to post your calendar. In addition, you can add all the information related to events. You can upload a description, add a map, offer directions, as well as include the registration information.
The Fan Wall tab allow users to post messages with Facebook and Twitter. You could use this for prayer requests, classified ads, requests for help, offers to help or even for an in-app niche social network. Since 75% of smartphone owners use social media on their phones once a week, this is a great way… Read More
One of the main uses of smartphones is taking and sharing photos. Your users will love the ability to browse the photos of your ministry or church events collected in a gallery. You can use the images that you had posted using your accounts on popular photo sites like Flickr, Instagram or Picasa. Each platform… Read More
The info tab provides a series of pages that allow you to convey information about your church or ministry. You can include sections on the history and mission of your organization. In addition, you can list the staff, ministries and service schedule.
Mailing List If you want to grow your email list, this tab will help you. It allows users of your app to add their email to your mailing list. Email continues to be a very effective way to communicate with your congregation and ministry supporters. We can integrate your app with many different email management… Read More
Nearly one third of all ecommerce purchases made over the holiday season of 2013 were made with smartphones. People are becoming more and more comfortable with making purchases using their phones. This tab will allow your users to make purchases from your online store for the app. This is a great option if your church… Read More
Push-notifications are an effective way to engage with your users. These messages appear on people’s phones and have click-through rates as high as 40%. They are very effective at giving people a nudge for doing something that they already wanted to do with your church or ministry. This feature displays the push-notifications in one place,… Read More
No one watches the evening news anymore. In fact, 55% of smartphone users check news sources from their phones at least once a week. With this feature, you can set up a tab in your app that offers news updates about your ministry. You can also highlight other news stories that you believe are important… Read More
This feature allows your users to take notes as they listen to sermons, weekend school classes, lectures, podcasts, and more. All their notes related to the ministry will be found in one convenient place so the users will be able to review these when convenient.
This feature allows your users to view PDF files on your app. You can create PDF files of your church bulletins, newsletters and magazines, and enable your users to view them in the app. Many churches are dropping their printed bulletins in favor of emails, websites and mobile apps, as the primary communication channels. This… Read More