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5 Hours Into the Social Shake-Up: 5 Takeaways on Content Creation

Acase14
We've only been at The Social Shake Up 2014 for a little over 5 hours, but we're already learning valuable takeaways about content creation. Here are 5 tips for more effective content creation and what to watch for as we look to develop creative, engaging, and relevant content for our brands.
5 Hours Into the Social Shake-Up: 5 Takeaways on Content Creation

Who Should Make Up the Content Creation Team?

ylyons
When you're ready to hire full-time content creators in house, who should you really hire and what should their qualifications be? Choose wisely when it comes to people who create your company's content. Find out what roles to hire and what to look out for.
Who Should Make Up the Content Creation Team?

10 Tools You Can Use to Help Generate New Content Ideas

Chad Egeland
We all get stuck from time to time on trying to come up with new ideas we can develop into valuable content that our audience wants to see from us. Fortunately over my time blogging, I have found methods that will either help me generate new content ideas or tools that I will use to retrieve content ideas that I have stashed there previously. Here are a few of these tools and techniques that I use to come up with ideas.
10 Tools You Can Use to Help Generate New Content Ideas

Top 10 Online Tools That Every Content Writer Must Know

korahmorrison
First there was the content. Content is king. Every content creator knows that creating super cool content every day - it's a hell job. That's why we need special tools to help us in creating content. Here is a list of ten fantastic tools, and just to be nice, they have been arranged in order of greatness. The first ones are the best ever the bottom ones are still top jaw droopingly great, but are just not as fantastic as the ones listed above.
Top 10 Online Tools That Every Content Writer Must Know

How to Avoid Content Clutter

expresswriters
Great content is a top way to get in Google’s favor today. But with all the content variations you could and should publish, how do you correctly sort?
How to Avoid Content Clutter

6 Ideas For Keeping Up With Content Demands

expresswriters
By following these 6 tips, you will find that you aren’t as overwhelmed with your content demand as when you started. Implement these into your next content strategy and feel the unwanted stress of meeting demands disappear! This is perfect for crafting that awesome content you’ve always dreamed of.
6 Ideas For Keeping Up With Content Demands

Best Practices for Creating and Promoting Infographics [INFOGRAPHIC]

leaderswest
This may seem a little meta to have an infographic about infographics, but the best practices that it shares are sound. The most reliable source of infographics that I’ve found is from press releases or direct pitches. I’m curious to know your thoughts on this one. Is there anything you would add or take away?
Best Practices for Creating and Promoting Infographics [INFOGRAPHIC]

How to Share Content on Social Media in 5 Minutes a Day

dshiao
The goal of this post is to show you how to get started with social media sharing in as little as five minutes a day. The post is geared towards individuals rather than brands, although some of the tips contained in the post certainly apply to brands.
How to Share Content on Social Media in 5 Minutes a Day

4 Reasons Why Marcus Johns is a Master Content Marketer

JamesonGBrown
Content Marketing is a phrase that has been beaten to death, but I will use it here to prove a point. If you have not seen him yet, Marcus Johns has conquered Vine in a way that no one else has . He’s taken great content and molded it to the constructs of the platform.
4 Reasons Why Marcus Johns is a Master Content Marketer

Writing Content: 21 Tips for Getting it Right

FeldmanCreative
I’ve been asked to give a brief lesson on how to write content for the web. While it’s writing we’re going to cover, to apply the lesson I want you to think of yourself as an artist. You’re going to paint a picture—illustrate a point (or several). So you’ll start with a sketch.
Writing Content: 21 Tips for Getting it Right