You May Not Like Social Media, But You Still Need to Use It

You May Not Like Social Media, But You Still Need to Use It

It is hard to understand the impact of social media, especially if you’re still developing a strategy, and made even more difficult if you aren’t already an avid tweeter, poster or blogger. But in today’s ecommerce market, it is an essential part of engaging your audience and getting people to read your content. What good is content if you have no way of promoting it? If you are diving into content marketing, be sure to […]

Trendy in 2014: Finding an Audience for Your Content Using Top Topic Lists

Trendy in 2014: Finding an Audience for Your Content Using Top Topic Lists

One of the trickiest things after creating or purchasing content is deciding where to put it. Sure, it goes on your website, but how do you know which social media network is most likely to spread it around? Is it relevant to current or ongoing conversations on a specific social media site? Keeping your audience in mind throughout the entire content creation process is key to creating an engaging and informative experience for the reader. […]

Users: Super Awesome-Sauce Ways to Use Content Runner for Project Management

Users: Super Awesome-Sauce Ways to Use Content Runner for Project Management

Content Runner has a variety of features set in place specifically to make your life easier! Did you know that you are able to upload multiple articles at once using our handy CSV form? Are you using filters to sort through all of the articles writers are working on or have submitted to you for review? Let’s go over a few of our tools that can make any User an efficient project manager on Content […]

Guest Post: Finding Success on Content Runner

Guest Post: Finding Success on Content Runner

Editor’s Note: This is a guest blog written by one of our fabulous Writers on Content Runner, her username is michregtydy and she has written more than 1,000 articles for Users on the site. She’s here to share some tips for both Users and Writers on how to successfully use the Content Runner platform! Thanks, michregtydy! For those of you new to the Content Runner platform, you may wonder how you can hit the ground running and […]

For Writers: Importance of Updating Your Profile

For Writers: Importance of Updating Your Profile

So, you’ve joined Content Runner. Hooray! The best next step for new—and existing—Writers is to fill out your profile with as much detail as possible. Not only is this a chance to show off your writing skills, it shows that you are invested in using the marketplace and want to put your best foot forward for the Users. Having a good profile picture, uploading writing samples and writing a brief but interesting description are all […]

How to Hit a Word Count Without Repeating Yourself

How to Hit a Word Count Without Repeating Yourself

Many of us remember the numerous struggles we faced writing high school and/or college essays. In fact, many of us still use the outlines we were taught to structure our own writing today. When it comes to hitting a required word count, having an outline and uniform approach can be helpful, but should be accompanied with other best practices. DO: Make an Outline Design the outline in a way that makes sense to you. Put […]

Understanding the Writer Ratings System

Understanding the Writer Ratings System

When you view Writer profiles, you may have noticed a list of ratings below the Writer’s profile photo and location. These are a valuable part of Content Runner—it allows Users to view how successful a Writer has been throughout the entire process of getting an order to the order being accepted by the User. We wanted to give you a little breakdown on what these ratings mean, and why it is important to rate the […]

For Writers: How-To Post an Offering for Social Media Content Writing

For Writers: How-To Post an Offering for Social Media Content Writing

Offerings—a fun way to get more jobs in the areas in which you, as a Writer, specialize! For Users, this may be a place to find new or interesting writing projects that you haven’t thought of purchasing, but could be a great value-add for your content needs. Writers familiar with posting Offerings know that you can create up to four detailed descriptions of what content skills you have to offer, and how much you charge […]