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The "Geeks for God" are Diocesan staff members Nina Nicholson, Director of Communications & Technology and Randy Johnson, Administrator for Diocesan Ministries, and members of the diocesan Technology Committee.

Recipient of the 2015 Polly Bond Award of Merit from Episcopal Communicators for General Excellence: Blog.

What happens when you Google your church?
Posted by John Rollins on June 9, 2016
So, intrepid parish webmaster, you’ve been hearing a lot about Search Engine Optimization (SEO). One day, curious about how your church shows up on...
Episcopal Communicators Conference 2016
Posted by Nina Nicholson on May 2, 2016
Never mind the sin of pride, I’m going to start this post by bragging on behalf of the entire diocesan Technology Committee: when the Polly Bond...
email from the diocese
Posted by Randy Johnson on April 5, 2016
The Diocese of Newark has several ways to communicate with you via email. I would like to explain these methods and talk about the peculiarities of...
The universal symbol of RSS feeds.
Posted by John Rollins on March 14, 2016
Website developers, including those who create websites for their congregations, are always looking for ways to keep the content fresh and up-to-date...
Reviewing The VOICE Online for formatting issues on my smart phone.
Posted by Nina Nicholson on February 18, 2016
I use Constant Contact to publish diocesan e-newsletters, and lately when I log in it shows me warning messages regarding my e-newsletters’ potential...
Optimal image sizes for your church's Facebook page
Posted by Jan Paxton on January 13, 2016
For your church’s Facebook page, you just upload the photos from your phone, right? No problem! But wait – you may not get the results you anticipate...
Spiffing up your church's communications for Christmas
Posted by Nina Nicholson on December 8, 2015
Christmas is coming, along with many occasional or even first-time visitors to your church, and you want to make sure your church's communications...
"Published" stamp
Posted by Nina Nicholson on November 19, 2015
Anyone who writes articles for church publications or local media understands the difference between writing for an internal audience (your...
Author John Rollins editing photos for a website.
Posted by John Rollins on November 2, 2015
Photos are essential for a lively and appealing church website. Sometimes, more than words, the photos convey the richness, the flavor and the...
Safeguarding your church's electronic property
Posted by Ken Boccino on October 20, 2015
As good stewards of our church property, buildings and possessions, we work diligently to safeguard and protect them. We do this by making sure that...