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How to Build a Successful Church Website [Infographic]


Your church probably has a website.

You know the days of using the phone book to find a church are pretty much over.

So what are the important characteristics of a good church website?

Whether you’re a small, medium, large, or multi-site church, your website is an important tool for informing members and growing your congregation. No matter if you already have a church website, or are part of the 22% of churches who have not yet moved online, making sure your site is well-designed is paramount. Look through these tips and examples, broken up by church size, to get a great idea of what to include in your site.

We’ve written before about church website software options. We even have a whole section of our site devoted to helping churches build better websites.

Capterra is also a great resource to help you find church management software, and many of these companies have church website solutions that integrate (they also created this awesome infographic below). You can visit Capterra’s resources here: Church Management Software Directory and read the Church Software Buyers Guide.



Lauren Hunter
Lauren Hunterhttps://laurenhunter.net
Lauren Hunter is a writer who loves the big picture of God’s journey we are all on together. In 2007, she founded ChurchTechToday, a website for pastors and church leaders to harness technology to improve ministry. Married to her high school sweetheart, Lauren lives in Northern California with her husband and their four children. Her latest book is Leaving Christian Science: 10 Stories of New Faith in Jesus Christ. She can be found online at https://laurenhunter.net.


  1. Really nice infographic.

    Number one tip for building a successful church website:


    That’s something people looking for a church want to know right away but it’s often hard to find. Put it on the homepage, in the header or footer, on your services or “New Here” page, etc.


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