As a business, you want your Facebook fans and readers to engage with the content you post. When people engage, they indicate they are warming up to your brand, and that they think others will appreciate what you have posted. So your goal, your target, should be to get as many Likes, Comments, and Shares as possible.
BeRemembered.com recently selected DISRUPT Media to manage its social media strategy and content management. Using their proprietary FUNERAL Social Design Process, DISRUPT Media is helping Aurora Casket’s BeRemembered.com social networking service to use social media platforms to engage more fully with families that participate in BeRemembered.com.
Here’s one for the bucket list, although for some it might be too close to the bucket for comfort. A hotel in Maine is lifting the shroud on a ghastly new attraction: a crypt room whose last occupant was a Catholic priest whose earthly remains lay there for more than 100 years.
Your Guide to Building a Successful Funeral Home Blog: Why It’s a Must, What to Post & How to Nail it!
In a time where it seems like a new digital tool is popping up every month it’s tough to know which ones will have an impact, especially when each can be used for personal or business purposes. However, one of the tools that has been around for a while and continues to prove its worth, is the blog. It’s likely a familiar term these days, but most funeral homes don’t blog and those that do may not be blogging properly.
We are big fans of funeral personalization here at funeralOne. The more you can help a loved one’s personality and life story shine through in their funeral, the better! Whatever helps the family remember and honor their loved one, right?! But while we’re totally up for a fun song that is played after the service, or a funeral that is themed around the loved one’s favorite holiday, there are some funeral personalization choices that are just little more… unique.
Bass-Mollett, a trusted leader in funeral stationery and supplies, today announced that its board of directors appointed Daniel J. Sheehan as BassMollett’s President effective on August 3, 2015. Mr. Sheehan replaces John C. Flowers, BassMollett’s President and CEO, who has served as President since August 2011. Mr. Flowers will continue to serve as Bass-Mollett’s Chief Executive Officer.
This updated edition features the most up-to-date statistical information in the industry, and provides you with tools and knowledge to better understand buying trends, what services families want most and more. You’ll find a wide range of articles covering topics including cremation trends, protecting customer data, rental caskets, the pet loss market and more.
The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) invites funeral service professionals to select the recipient of the 2015 NFDA Innovation Award. Established in 2009, the NFDA Innovation Award recognizes and promotes creativity, innovation and excellence among funeral service suppliers and vendors. The winner will be announced on October 19 during the Opening General Session of the NFDA International Convention & Expo. The NFDA Convention will take placeOctober 18-21 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Eliam Medina, the co-founder of online will creation startup Willing, definitely knows how to make a first impression. When Medina applied to Y Combinator, one of the most prestigious startup accelerators in the world, he knew he had to stand out or be forgotten. So he did something brash.
Hackers at an infamous gathering in the US city of Las Vegas have been schooled in how to be online killers. A rush to go digital with the process of registering deaths has made it simple for maliciously minded people to have someone who is alive declared dead by the authorities.