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  • Why Do Stories Matter? Personal Connection

    … Why do stories matter? If you think about it enough, you’ll likely come up with a very personal answer—a story that changed your life in some way. For a new storytelling mini-series, we gave four filmmakers or producers an open-ended assignment: Create a one- to two-minute film that interprets and answers that critical question, “Why do stories…

    Joe Lazauskas/ The Content Strategist- 12 readers -
  • Your Twitter Chat May Feel Like Herding Cats, But It Doesn’t Have To

    … for the book, Collier launched a Twitter chat under the hashtag #CustServ. More than five years later, Collier still hosts the chat every week under that same hashtag. Each Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET, about 100 members of the online customer service community gather to discuss the industry with Collier. The weekly #CustServ Twitter chat runs so…

    Mason Lerner/ The Content Strategistin Social Content Twitter- 20 readers -
  • 10 David Carr Quotes to Remember Always

    … At Contently, a lot of us come from media journalism backgrounds, and as a result, we grew up idolizing David Carr. When news of his death broke last Thursday night, we felt it. Media journalism would never be the same. Sundays would never be the same. So, we wanted to celebrate his life, words, and ideas with 10 quotes that are better and more…

    Joe Lazauskas/ The Content Strategist- 9 readers -
  • What Ad Buyers Still Don’t Get About Sponsored Content

    … BuzzFeed, valued at $850 million this past August, has invested heavily in sponsored content. Yet as a recent story from The Wall Street Journal reveals, advertisers still aren’t sure what they’re getting out of the new media giant’s primary source of revenue. While virtually every major digital media property seems to have a branded content…

    The Content Strategistin Content- 12 readers -
  • Why Do Stories Matter? That’s Like Asking Why You Should Eat

    … of House of Nod, a two-time Emmy-winning “full service creative and production wunder-haus.” Why Do Stories Matter? That’s Like Asking Why You Should Eat from CONTENTLY NYC on Vimeo. We spoke with House of Nod creative director Robert Kolodny to learn more about how they approach storytelling—and tackled this strange assignment. What was the first…

    Joe Lazauskas/ The Content Strategist- 11 readers -
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