Mind-blowing figures: how people use digital media

The world-changing spread of the Web are charted on this interactive world map displaying figures from 1998 to 2008. For more interative maps from Charts Bin on a range of statistical developments, including web users, mobile subscribers, and many social trends. For a graphic of piecharts showing mobile use in various categories, view The Size […]

Meerkat campaign is creative and memorable

Those living outside UK may be unaware of an extremely effective current TV advertising campaign featuring meerkats. The adverts promote insurance comparison service ComparetheMarket.com and feature meerkat ‘Aleksandr Orlov’ (supposedly a rich Russian business person) with strong Russian accent. The adverts are based on the fictional supposition that many people are mistakenly going to his […]

Global evangelism and digital media

The Joshua Project has expressed progress in world evangelism using a Global Progress Scale. Different colors represent evangelism status. It would be interesting to create an overlay for this map showing digital penetration in the red (unreached) areas, because many of these have medium to high use of the Web and/or mobile phone ownership: • […]

The social media revolution

If Facebook were a country, it would be the fourth largest in the world. This video places the growth of social media into context: (You could also download and project this video in meetings or seminars). Check our pages on social networking too. Enrique de Argaez of InternetWorldStats, gives in his newsletter the latest figures for […]

Only with the-fangled interweb thingy

Before the Internet and YouTube, this was impossible – that a small-church wedding video could go viral, and then become the storyline for a major TV series: see The Office, the Wedding and the Power of the Internet – a blog posting from Mark Roberts. Look too at how the world of advertising has changed […]

Make your own cartoon story

You may have already seen cartoon stories online from Xtranormal, without knowing their source. This website enables you to place your own computer-generated characters into a mini story! It looks cool. Why not try it? It could even be used evangelistically. There are limitations, especially the speech – which is computer generated from your typed […]

Remembering 9/11

Video in church meetings

Stewart Redwine writes in Christian Video Magazine about an issue with short films being projected in a church meeting. “The problem with short films shown in a Church service is simply this; no one knows when the video will end.” They know that TV ads last 30 seconds, music videos 3-6 minutes, and TV programs […]

Forgetting to use God’s gift

Suppose God sent you a letter. And in it, He offered you a gift – a simple evangelistic approach similar to the parables that Jesus used. Something that would engage with people’s interests, and employ a common language and experience. Would you want to use it? We are convinced that this is exactly God’s heart, […]

Starting people thinking

Presentations that starts people thinking about issues are quite rare. Check out this one-minute video clip: Subscribe, share & re-use . . . GET UPDATES BY EMAIL & TWITTER Get our blog posts by email, once or twice a week: Feedburner email | + Feedly RSS or by Twitter: HELP! How Internet Evangelism Day can […]