CONTENT STRATEGY ALLIANCE
“Exciting Times Are Here and Ahead”

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Join us for those exciting times. Here’s how:

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Become a member and help us advance the field of content strategy – and have some fun doing it. No dues or fees.

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MENTOR PROGRAM

 Want to share your content experience with others? Consider becoming a CSA mentor and helping a junior member learn the ropes by completing the questionnaire in the link above.  (You can also sign up to GET a mentor.)

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Best Practices, CSA Business Model, Content Strategy Certification, Component-Based Content, Marketing, Research, Website Development and Design – or start your own.

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Questions? Suggestions for projects? Have an article or event you want to promote?

What is the CSA?

The Content Strategy Alliance is working to bring together like-minded professionals focused on establishing content strategy as a recognized, understood and respected discipline.

We hope to provide the CS community and businesses with thought leadership, information on jobs, case studies, best practices, a forum to discuss issues with others in the field – and other opportunities as we think of them or members suggest them.

Content covers a wide area. We welcome collaborators in related fields: UX, Information Architecture, Marketing, TechCom, Social Media, Copywriting,  etc. And EVEN Content Marketing.

News

THE CSA BUSINESS SURVEY IS OUT!
View the results here

OUR HOPES FOR THE NEW YEAR - HELP!
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1) Front-end developers with WordPress expertise will volunteer to work on the CSA website
2) Smart and sassy content strategy practitioners will sign up for our Mentorship Program
3) We will have more frequent engagements on our social media channels – we want to hear other viewpoints.
4) More input (comments, suggestions, updates) on our FREE collaboratively written Content Strategy Alliance Tools & Templates: A Best Practices Handbook

Performance-Driven and Omnichannel Content
Learn about
Performance-Driven Content and Omnichannel Content from CSA member Kevin Nichols - he is da man on these topics.

Join the Content Strategy Alliance Component-based Content Project
CSA is researching and developing a Strategy and Best Practices Document on “Content Component Management.” Component-based content stands out in that it is granular source XML content meant to be arbitrarily arranged and selectively processed to produce intelligent information products for omni-channel publishing.
Interested in participating in or providing input for this project?
First, read this, please: Content Strategy Best Practices for Structured Content from CSA member Khalid Ally
Next, email:
info@contentstrategyalliance.com
or fill out the
Project signup form.

Template of the Week - Content Inventory
Paula Land on Content Inventory
The goal of creating the inventory is to get a full assessment of the current content landscape to help with planning and scoping the project.

Lessons from Content Marketing World 2015
Let Content Strategy Define What You Won’t Do & What You Will

What Do Content Strategists Want?
Read the 2014 Content Strategy Survey Report

Content Strategy Education
The CSA is compiling a list of
Content Strategy courses.
Anyone have additions or corrections to this list?

Confessions (shhhhh!) of Steven Grindlay
CSA co-founder Steven Grindlay was interviewed by Ahava Leibtag for
Confesssions of a Content Strategist.
Read his take on the tools of our trade, communications and where content strategy should be headed.

Insights from 6 Content Strategists
CSA co-founder, Noreen Compton aka @contentgal, is proud to be included in the great company of Amy Thibodeauu/Facebook, Shannon Rentner/Digital Mktg Strategist, Hazel Jennings/Instagram, Andrea Goulet Ford/BrandVox & Sarah Werner/Click Rain.
Six Insights from Content’s Brightest Minds