Tag: social media

There are so many ways to connect


Did you know there are many ways to contact us and connect in a way that is meaningful to you? Here are some options: By joining our mailing list, you’ll be the first to know about our on-site conferences, online courses, live workshops, e-books, videos, and more. If you want to be at the forefront…

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Social Media: Marketing or Mission?

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Since the birth of social media, organizations have struggled to decide whether these platform should be used for marketing or to advance mission through engagement with readers. In this free online workshop, James Blake, former head of communications for Museum of the Bible, will discuss the debate and share the content marketing strategies used by Museum…

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Tips for a Making Your Facebook Cover Image Stand Out

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What do you need to consider when choosing a Facebook cover image for your publication? How can you make a memorable first impression with your choice of image? Make sure your cover image conveys exactly the message you want it to with these tips: The ideal cover image dimensions are: 820 pixels wide by 462…

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Join us on Facebook


Our Facebook page is a great way to interact with the staff of Magazine Training International and with Christian publishers around the world. Some of our typical posts you will see include: Updates about our MTI Online program of e-books, training videos, webinars, and online courses Information about upcoming on-site conferences A look into the…

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10 Tips for Social Marketing

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By now it is not news that you should be using social media as part of the marketing strategy for your magazine. However, there are many ways to improve your social marketing and engage readers across multiple platforms. Here are some ideas: Use specific hashtags. For Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook use hashtags that are as…

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Start to Finish – Quick graphic design routine

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It’s 4:30pm, the office closes at 5, and you need a graphic for your Facebook post that should have been done yesterday. Take a deep breath, stretch, and follow these five steps to have a quick graphic design in 30 minutes that looks like you spent hours. While this simple process is by no means…

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Consumers “like” magazines more than any other communications medium


Is the magazine medium doomed to extinction as some media pundits predict? Not according to a brand audience report published in April by MPA-The Association of Magazine Media (MPA). “Magazine media brands continue to deliver meaningful growth across platforms, engaging consumers in all formats, including social media,” the report declared. American magazine brands were growing…

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5 Facebook posts your magazine can use today

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Facebook…An interactive-online book of faces, cat videos, and random breakfast photos that can also help your magazine grow in readership and impact. Several studies suggest that when using Facebook for business, you should post every hour or a minimum of five times a day, with quality content every time. Sound overwhelming? Don’t panic yet. If…

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