Nine digital content skills that open up many job opportunities

Today when you write for work, you need to understand 'digital'. Digital technology is a game-changer for writers, communicators and marketers.

People who know how to write well for digital media — websites, intranets, social media, blogs, e-newsletters, search engines — have amazing career opportunities.

Many jobs now demand digital content skills: corporate communications, technical communications, web writing, journalism, advertising, publishing, marketing, content marketing, public relations, content management, content strategy, digital strategy, service design and government roles. 

Nine digital content skills: can you tick them all?

People who write for work must know how to:

  1. attract online readers
  2. improve search rankings
  3. use metadata and keywords
  4. follow web accessibility standards
  5. use a content management system properly
  6. write for mobile devices
  7. write plain English
  8. write for Google Translate
  9. publish on multiple channels.

      Rewarding and flexible career path

      Digital content writing skills can offer:

      • a good source of income
      • a rewarding career path that welcomes workers at all ages and stages of life
      • more flexibility for freelancing, part-time work, working from home and working for international clients.

      A subscription to all Contented courses and books for one year equips you with digital content writing and communication skills for the modern workplace. 

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      New skills. New you. Now.

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      Alice Hearnshaw
      Alice Hearnshaw

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      1 Comment

      George Hudson
      George Hudson

      June 07, 2016

      Thats a great list put up indicating the opportunities for people who write well. Writing good content or blogging can let you earn much online.A good content is the key to a successful blog. Blogs showcase your works and can be included in your resume too. One can also hire a professional resume writer that provides resume writing service and reviews ,with reviews from many users that would help them decide which service to go for.

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