From PDF to Responsive Website and RSS Email Newsletter

How do you take a PDF newsletter and make it viewable on a smartphone and automatically emailed to your church members every month.

The basic steps are:

  1. Copy the content from the source.
  2. Create a WordPress blog.
  3. Install the Responsive theme.
  4. Take the RSS feed from the site.
  5. Make an email campaign based on the RSS theme.
  6. Take credit for the awesomeness. (You don’t have to tell people you learned it from this tutorial.)

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Paul Alan Clifford, M.Div.

Paul Alan Clifford, M.Div. has been a tech volunteer with Lexington City Church (formerly Quest Community Church) in Lexington, KY since 2000 and is the founder of, llc. He became part of the technology in ministry team when his church’s attendance was around 200 in one Sunday service and has witnessed it’s growth to a peak of 5,200 average weekly attendance in one Saturday service, four Sunday services in one online and two physical campuses. He literally wrote the book on podcasting in churches, twitter in churches, & servant-hearted volunteering, as well as writing various articles for publications like “Church Production” and “Technologies for Worship” magazines. He has thousands of members of his ProPresenter Users' Group on Facebook and thousands of subscribers to his YouTube channel.