Clearly I’ve already failed on the sentence length. That opening sentence was 28 words (is 250-400 one word or two?). But her point is well-taken. Content for community should be:
- to the point
- (and use bullets to enhance readability when possible)
Whether it’s a blog post, featured news, discussion question for your community, member profile, or community rules, how it reads and how it looks online is critical.
There were many other gems during yesterday’s residency. Cynthia Manley, content strategist
@VUMCHealth, shared a wealth of on-target tips from the audience and during her excellent Twitter presentation. She’s smart, insightful, and concise.
And organized. Cynthia put together an amazing Storify that summarizes the day with interesting photos, collected tweets, and great narrative. It’s better than all the notes I took. Take a look for some excellent power tips for building community as well as social media. (That’s a wrap at 176 words!)