Knock out your creative paralysis with this simple tool

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What did you do the last time you were creatively stuck?

I’ve heard of several different rituals: doodle on a paper pad, take a short walk, put on Sigur Ros on a loop or — and this is the worst — procrastinate until you “feel it” (whatever “it” is).

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Outsource Content the Smart Way: An Interview with Scripted’s Marketing Team

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They have a new office.

They have a dog.

They have not one, but two kegs in the kitchen (“But be careful with that one–it’s not beer. It’s really strong, cold coffee.”).

We met up with Scripted’s marketing team at their office in San Francisco to talk about smart ways to outsource content, how they test titles, and their Valentine’s campaign that (mostly) backfired by being way too creepy.

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How to Perfect a Content Development Process That Really Works

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So you just published an awesome piece of content. That’s great! Now it’s on to the next big thing.

Whoa, easy there, cowboy. Is your content development process is as good as it possibly can be?

In our Better Blogger Survey at CoSchedule, you told us:

  • 22% of you say your biggest challenge is finding time to create content.
  • 20% find it most difficult to plan content ahead of time.
  • 16% say it’s super hard to create awesome content.

So let’s chalk that up to 58% of you who find it super difficult to plan and create awesome content.

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