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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+00:00 June 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+00:00 June 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+00:00 May 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+00:00 May 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+00:00 May 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+00:00 May 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+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|Tips and Trends|0 Comments

Feature Spotlight: An Unlimited Platform

CFS websites are fully customizable and dynamic, from color scheme to site structure. Most website companies work with templates, “plug-and-post” platforms that are static and inflexible.  If you happen to use the same template as another funeral home, the only difference between your websites is your funeral [...]

By | 2018-06-13T13:04:19+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Feature Spotlight|0 Comments