Content Strategy Resources

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Interested in learning more about Content Strategy? Anne Haines (IU Libraries) provides a list of resources to get you started. Don't forget to look up Confab Central's Facebook Content Strategy Fellowship if you're a student interested in content strategy and "lively conversations, intensive learning opportunities, and an endless supply of cake":

Casey, Meghan. “Content Strategy Can Save Us All from Slobdom.” Brain Traffic. 4 Aug. 2011.

Cohen, Georgy. “Content Strategy as Problem Solving.” Meet Content. 17 Dec. 2013.

Cohen, Georgy. “Structured Content: An Overview.” Meet Content. 27 Mar. 2012.

Halvorson, Kristina, and Melissa Rach. Content Strategy for the Web. 2nd ed. Berkeley, CA: New Riders, 2012.

Kahn, Jonathan. “Digital Governance Fails Because We’re Afraid of Cultural Change.” Lucid Plot. 24 June 2013.

Kissane, Erin. “Content Strategy is Not User Experience.” Brain Traffic. 10 Feb. 2011.

Kissane, Erin. The Elements of Content Strategy. New York: A Book Apart, 2011.

Rasmussen, Claire. “Do It Like a Librarian: Ranganathan for Content Strategists.” Brain Traffic. 7 June 2012.

Welchman, Lisa. Managing Chaos: Digital Governance by Design. New York: Rosenfeld Media, 2015.

Haines also recommends the content strategy sites run by Karen McGrane and Sara Wachter-Boettcher as great resources.

CEWiT's original interview with Haines can be found here.