The wage invisibility of the content teams in Spain
The main Spanish salary guide does not include any professional profile about the preparation and management of content. The specialists who elaborate the guide ignore the existence of these professionals or the managers of companies undervalue the employees who produce content. However, in the US their salaries grow above average and the content strategist is the most valued professional profile.
Some corporate governance models create atomized committees that make crucial decisions for communication with contents. These commissions are often extraneous to the processes of the corporate content strategy. The distance of the managers to the communicative reality causes dysfunctions that are transferred to the result of the content. An excellent message could have a very poor result.
The strategic concept Content as a Service (CaaS) and the CCO
The adoption of the Content as a Service (CaaS) philosophy in the enterprise depends on the way in which it communicates through content. It is a decision that must be in the hands of the communication director (CCO), the content manager or the content strategist. These managers know all the processes of content production and all forms of delivery. This post explains what it is and the most appropr
Sector fashion: strategy to avoid the brand abduction by the storytelling
The content used by the main brands in the sector has changed. A panel of experts has come to the conclusion that it produces more frequent, cheap and liquid content. The abuse of narrative arguments creates a communicative chaos. Brands attempt to coordinate three different strategies (emotional, inbred and commercial) when they should be have a single content strategy that agglutinates them.
The own media are survivors of universal loss of trust
An content strategy in the own media and the own channels under the control of the organization, with a spontaneous message, using the voice of technical and academic experts, based on experiences, and away from the institution of corporate communication, is more effective. Thus, following the conclusions of the Edelman Trust Barometer 2017, communication will gain credibility.
The brand journalism in the ethical code of journalism
The revision of the code of ethics of the journalists of Catalonia invites to check the adjustment of the brand journalism to this precepts. This post revises the ethical and moral criteria of the profession and concludes that brand journalism, when exercised rigorously, meets the deontological standards.
SEO manipulations of content that now penalizes positioning
Changes in the algorithm of Google are affecting maneuvers on the content to improve positioning. Techniques such as Article Spinning, Link Chaining, Stitching Content or the access restricted to content are discovered now by the search engine robot. All they behave penalties. The only viable solution is to build a solid and overall content strategy to change the communicative paradigm of brands.