5 Habits of Highly Effective Content Managers

Effective Habits of Content Managers

Effective Habits of Content ManagersThere are thousands of people who create and maintain content, but there’s a much smaller group of content managers who are highly effective. These content superheroes can write killer storiescapture the attention of an audiencemaintain a tight editorial calendar and build an audience that craves more – all without sporting a red cape.

How do they do it? Are they eating Wheaties? Staying away from kryptonite?

The truth? Highly effective content managers tend to have several non-negotiable habits that keep their talent and content sharp. With the help of two content managers, Kari DePhillips, the owner of The Content Factory, and Sarah Maloy, Shutterstock’s content marketing manager, we’ve decoded a list of habits that highly effective content creators and managers have.

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The 10 Commandments Of Content Marketing

10 Commandments of Content Marketing

10 Commandments of Content MarketingBreak out your stone tablet and chisel, it’s time to unearth the ten commandments of content marketing. Ok, these commandments aren’t quite as old or historic as the biblical ones, but they should serve as guiding principles in your pursuit of content greatness.

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Be A Better Content Creator: Get The Most Out Of Your Editorial Calendar

Get The Most Out Of Your Editorial Calendar

Get The Most Out Of Your Editorial CalendarAn editorial calendar is a vital piece of every content marketing strategy. It’s a tremendous time management tool, it provides a comprehensive view of your content offerings and direction, and it keeps your posts coming on a regular basis.

To wring the most value out of this editorial device, we asked two content strategists to help us identify the best ways to manage a content calendar and how to populate it with valuable, must-read content.

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Fashion Site ModCloth’s 4 Tips For Better Blog Content

ModCloth's Rebecca Brown on Timely Content

ModCloth's Rebecca Brown on Timely ContentWhat kind of content is on your blog? Do you work to create timely, relevant  material for your audience, or is your focus on evergreen posts? How-to articles and top 10 lists are great, but the best posts show that your brand is current and on top of trends.

To help every brand write better blog content, Ebyline asked the fashion divas at ModCloth for a few tips. ModCloth, a women’s fashion e-tailer that brought in $100 million in revenue in 2012, is known for its in-the-moment fashion coverage. From hot Derby Day looks to fashion hits for a spring wedding, the writing team knows how to generate well-timed pieces.

Rebecca Brown, ModCloth’s editorial manager, offers some insight into their content creation along with some tips to keep your blog up to date.

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