3 Summer Specials & Case Studies Blog

Full-Service Agency reaching the Christian, African American & Catholic Markets   Please contact us for a Free Consultation about your needs or with any marketing questions.  After 18 years and numerous awards, we know some stuff. 😉 For the specials below, book now to use any time. $1,995  (reg. $2,500) Our most popular offering: a PR & Social hybrid campaign. Reach 200+ Women Bloggers to review your product and post on their social. Read more…   $2,995  Only 2 Available! Christian…

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Social Strategies That Add To Your Bottom Line

Having successfully worked in the social media space since 2007, just one year after Twitter was founded and three years after “The Facebook”, we take a big picture approach to Social Marketing here at FrontGate Media.  Let us share five key Social Strategies that will create results that add to your bottom line.  BUILD YOUR FOLLOWER BASE & ENGAGEMENT Start from your Facebook business or personality page and build the audience to at least 1,000.   You do need to…

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Israel-Based eTeacher Group Selects FrontGate Media as their Agency for North America

Israel-Based eTeacher Group Selects FrontGate Media as their Agency for North America Renowned Institute of Biblical Studies Offers Dynamic Online Biblical Hebrew and Greek Instruction Live from Jerusalem Orange County, CA – eTeacher Group, the leading international virtual schools operator, has selected FrontGate Media, the leading Faith and Family marketing agency, as the Agency for its Israel Institute of Biblical Studies brand launch in North America.  Israel Institute of Biblical Studies offers live online instruction, flexible hours, accreditation through the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and the convenience of learning…

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Opportunity: Pope Francis’ “Wake Up!” Album & Devotional

FrontGate is working with the Believe Distribution and Marketing service based in Italy to expand the U.S. market distribution of Pope Francis’ successful Wake Up! album, now with deeply discounted pricing for use as a fundraising premium or retail special item. This is just one example of how FrontGate is unique in serving as “Your Gateway to the Christian audience” where we are bridging the gap in the church body while delivering both the Evangelical/Protestant Christian audience and the Catholic audience…

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The Christy Award™ Has a New Home at ECPA

The Christy Award™ Has a New Home at ECPA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (PHOENIX, ARIZ., August 18, 2016) Those administering The Christy Award™, the nation’s most prestigious award for Christian fiction, have entered into an agreement with the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) to assume ownership and administration of The Christy Award program beginning September 1, 2016. Donna Kehoe, executive director for The Christy Awards LLC, has been working with ECPA to find a new home for the celebrated award program she…

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Bible Gateway Interviews: Week of July 11, 2016

Bible Gateway Interviews Stephen M. Miller on A Visual Walk Through Genesis The book of Genesis offers helpful answers to the biggest questions in life—Why are we here? What is God like? Why so much evil and pain? But readers often get tripped up by the ancient writing style and wonder: Did Moses really write Genesis? Many of the reports seem so odd—are they scientifically accurate? Does that matter? How does Genesis relate to other ancient accounts of creation, the origin…

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‘More Than Rivals’ Hits New York Times Best Sellers List

‘More Than Rivals’ Hits New York Times Best Sellers List Contact: Lynnae Lubbers (616)676-9185 x193 llubbers@bakerpublishinggroup. com  Ada, Mich. (July 6, 2016)—More Than Rivals: A Championship Game and a Friendship That Moved a Town Beyond Black and White (Revell; ISBN 9780800727222; ebook ISBN 9781493404247; $15.99) by Ken Abraham has landed on the New York Times Best Sellers list, achieving the #17 spot on the July Sports and Fitness list during its first month of release. This ranking reflects sales during June 2016 and is based on sales…

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Max Lucado’s Hermie & Friends” Series Goes Digital to Reach a New Generation

Max Lucado’s Hermie & Friends” Series Goes Digital to Reach a New Generation New microsite offers free streaming videos, educational games, and many new resources  NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 20, 2016) – Max Lucado and Tommy Nelson, the children’s imprint of Thomas Nelson, have made the popular Max Lucado’s Hermie & Friends series for children available online. Full video episodes,  a new curriculum, and many free resources for families, small groups and churches are now available on //www.tommynelson.com/hermie/. The series stars Hermie the…

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Christian Encouragement for Women Facebook Page Attracts 100,000 Followers

Christian Encouragement for Women Facebook Page Attracts 100,000 Followers Doubles Followers in Less than One Year Grand Rapids, Mich., June 17, 2016 – The Christian Encouragement for Women page on Facebook has achieved a new milestone, attracting over 100,000 Facebook followers, HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) announced today. The page, which can be found at //www.facebook.com/ChristianEncouragementforWomen , provides daily inspiration, encouragement, hope and Christian content for women. Content comes from multiple Bible translations and includes prayers, devotionals, memes, and giveaways. “HarperCollins Christian Publishing has recognized the importance of…

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Marketing Trends for 2015 That You Need to Know!

Hootsuite recently released an article about the most recent trends for 2015. With social media and content management ever-changing, it’s important to be aware of the coming round of shifts on the horizon. However, for those who are trying to market to the faith-based audience, the changes have to be tweaked a little more to fit our needs. Here are the things we think will be important for faith-based marketers in 2015 in the changing climate of social media: -Creating cohesive relationships…

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Christian Music & FrontGate: Here’s how we serve others just like you

Music sells for one reason: because people hear it.  We’re here to get your music heard. We do that by driving Christian music fans to your song or video from the 10 million monthly unique visitors and 5 million email subscribers in our Web Network, which is #1 in reach to Christian music fans, and beyond through PR, Social Media, Strategy/R&D, Media Buying and more. Contact us to discuss engaging more music fans.. Here’s how we have faithfully served others just like you……

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The Internet Advertising Competition Awards FrontGateMedia.com Best Faith-based Website in the Advertising Industry

Orange County, CA –Now in its 11th year, the Web Marketing Association’s Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) is recognized as the premier industry based Website Award program in the world. After the evaluation of websites by their independent expert judges, FrontGate Media and designer KMWeb Designs have been honored as “Best Faith-based Website” for //FrontGateMedia.com.

FrontGate Media’s Offer of the Month – iTickets Direct Email

FrontGate Media’s Offer of the Week is our iTickets Direct Email Database of 400,000+ double opt-in subscribers.

iTickets is an essential e-media resource for reaching the faith-based community. Publishers, music labels, non-profits, event marketers, film studios, Christian artists and virtually every type of ministry count on iTickets to market their services and products.

iTickets.com is the largest and most used Christian web site for information on everything from conferences and concerts to local church meetings. iTickets is #1 in site traffic for information about events, and #1 in ticket sales for events, but the majority of FrontGate’s direct email database clients are NOT promoting events! They are publishers, film studios, services and ministries.

The WebAwards Recognizes FrontGate Media with Standard of Excellence Awards in TWO Categories: Marketing and Faith-based

Orange County, CA –Now in its 15th year, the Web Marketing Association’s WebAwards are recognized as the premier industry based Website Award program in the world. Top faith-based media group and audience delivery service FrontGate Media was honored with not one, but two WebAwards in different categories. An independent evaluation of websites by independent expert judges awarded FrontGate Media the Standard of Excellence recognition in the Marketing Website category and also in the Faith-based Website WebAward category.

“Our site simply, and evidently effectively, documents our work in connecting ad agencies, marketing consultants, companies and organizations to the faith-based audience,” says founder and president Scott A. Shuford. “I am honored for the FrontGate Media website to be recognized by our marketing peers not just as a Faith-based site, but overall as a Marketing website.”

When does DIY work?

Do Christian music labels matter? Do Christian publishers matter? I get those questions a lot.

With the rise of the internet, we as Christian authors, artists, causes, films and every other Christian on a mission, now have the opportunity to bypass “the system” and go direct to the audience. We’ve heard the success stories of people who have “done it on their own.” They achieved DIY. They “did it themselves.”