Content Design Podcast
By Vanessa Barlow
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Make your digital content more effective with content design. Combining content strategy, UX, user research and copywriting, get content design tips to help you meet your users' needs. We chat to industry experts about everything from using data to make better content decisions to improving usability and SEO with the right words for your audience. Got a content design question? Tweet @DigiContentPod and we'll answer it.
||CleanS2 Episode 4 - How to be an exceptional content designer, with Sarah Richards, creator of the content design discipline||Sarah Richards, author of 'Content Design' and creator of the content design discipline takes us through some of the key techniques for creating amazing content. She ...||12/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS2 Episode 3 - How to win clients with a great online portfolio||For all you freelance content designers out there, here's how to create a stand-out online portfolio. We chat to Owen Priestly, content designer at Google, who has some great tips on how to show off your work and amazing content design skills. Even ...||11/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 Episode 2 - Applying lean design to content with Owen Priestly, UX Writer at Google||You’ve heard of lean UX, but have you thought about applying it to content design? Owen Priestly talks about how he transformed his content design practice by adopting lean principles like hypothesis driven design and rapid prototyping. We also chat..||11/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS2 Episode 1 - Why we need to be ethical content designers with Kate Coughlan from the BBC||Designing content for phones means designing for a device that's at hand 24/7. So should we be more holistic in our design thinking and consider users' mental health too? Could we be designing experiences that encourage intention and reflection? Sho...||10/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 7 – How voice tech like Amazon Alexa will change content design||With more and more people using voice tech like Amazon Alexa and Google Home there are lots of new opportunities for designing great voice experiences. We ask Anna Singer, Digital Strategy Lead at Citizens Advice and Alex Rees, Head of Digital at At...||4/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 6 - Improving your content with peer-to-peer crits||Here's how to run a content crit with fellow content designers or your wider team. With guest Emily Brunwin, Content Lead at Citizens Advice, we discuss the benefits of showing your work early and how it can help you collaborate across disciplines.&...||3/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 5 – Designing content for chatbots with Daniel Gray, Digital Engagement Manager at WaterAid||The content potential of chabots is enormous, with so many opportunities beyond customer service. We chat to Daniel Gray about designing an award-winning chatbot for WaterAid that enabled supporters to talk to Sellu from Sierra Leone. We also pick u...||3/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 4 – Getting content signed off faster with pair writing||We tackle the first of the topics you asked us about on Twitter: pair writing. Discover how to improve your content and agree changes faster by pair writing with stakeholders and subject matter experts. Get some tips on how to convince colleagues to...||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 3 – Test and test again – how to better understand your audience with Alex Rees, Head of Digital at Attest||How can you tell if your content is working? What will your customers prefer, design A or B? Alex Rees, Head of Digital at Attest, shares ways to tell if your content is performing and how to effectively test your content. We chat about how to desig...||2/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 2 – Designing to meet user needs with Emily Brunwin, Content Lead at Citizens Advice||I talk to Emily Brunwin, Content Lead at Citizens Advice about how to design content that meets a wide range of user needs. We chat about how to turn complex processes into easy to understand, actionable content and how to test that it's working. Pl...||1/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 1 - Trailer||The Content Design Podcast is here! Ready to give you tips and tricks on how to use content design to improve your digital content. In this teaser episode we introduce you to content design: a heady mix of UX, user research and copywriting. Plus all...||1/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|