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Is it Time to Redesign Your Website?

Is your website in need of an update?  CFS is always happy to redesign your platform. Although funeral directors are busy all year long, the summer season can allow for some much-needed time to tackle long-term projects. Maintenance and remodeling of a funeral home may come [...]

By |2019-06-07T12:23:32+00:00July 11th, 2018|Tips and Trends|0 Comments

15 of the Craziest Funeral Stories from Reddit

Have you ever had a funeral go this wrong?  Fifteen users on Reddit share their wildest stories. Funerals are a time to come together and celebrate a life well lived. Sometimes, things may not go to plan. With an entire extended family gathering together to remember [...]

By |2018-06-27T13:46:09+00:00June 27th, 2018|General Interest|0 Comments

Robot Funerals? Japan Leads the Way

Funerals for robots?  By robots? It’s happening today in Japan. Modern technology has made its mark on the funeral industry. Memorial videos and live streaming have become commonplace in funeral homes across the country, with more using media to enhance funeral services than ever. Websites also [...]

By |2018-06-13T17:05:10+00:00June 13th, 2018|General Interest|0 Comments

Reddit Surpasses Facebook – Here’s What That Means

Reddit just passed Facebook in website traffic.  What does that mean for the funeral industry? Facebook has become the center of funeral home marketing on social media. While other platforms such as Twitter and Pinterest have also been utilized by some funeral homes, Facebook has always [...]

By |2018-06-13T13:11:41+00:00June 6th, 2018|Technology Insights, Tips and Trends|0 Comments

Funeral Services are a Natural Instinct

Humans aren't the only species to hold services for their loved ones Funeral rituals are classified as a cultural universal, a phenomenon in sociology that records particular practices developing in every human society independently. Other examples include religion, dancing, singing, and marriage. All cultures have ceremonies [...]

By |2018-06-13T13:11:08+00:00May 30th, 2018|General Interest|0 Comments

This Company is Sending Cremains to Space

Would you ever want to explore the stars?  Elysium Space can help. On February 6, Elon Musk made international headlines by launching his Tesla car into space. Over 2.3 million people watched the event live, making it the second most watched live event on YouTube. It’s [...]

By |2018-06-13T13:10:32+00:00May 23rd, 2018|General Interest|0 Comments

CFS Supports Secure (HTTPS) Websites

When it comes to serving your families, confidentiality is key.  CFS has you covered. Your website is an extension of your business, providing important services to the families you serve.  From viewing an obituary to filling out a pre-planning form online, your website serves your community [...]

By |2018-06-13T13:09:45+00:00May 17th, 2018|Technology Insights|0 Comments

10 Must-Have Apps for Funeral Directors

These applications make your everyday routines easier. In 2009, Apple started marketing the iPhone 3G with the slogan, “There’s an app for that.” With the overwhelming variety of applications available to download, there really is an app for everything. We’ve compiled a list of ten apps [...]

By |2018-06-13T13:08:22+00:00May 16th, 2018|Technology Insights|0 Comments

Funeral Therapy Dogs: Here to Stay?

Will this growing trend have a long-lasting impact on the industry? Dogs have always been celebrated as beloved companions.  The growing popularity of pets, specifically cats and dogs, has had a growing impact on the funeral industry.  Consumers are spending far more on their pets than [...]

By |2018-06-13T13:07:42+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Tips and Trends|0 Comments