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What’s the Difference between a Content Strategy and a Content Marketing Strategy?

A Content Strategy is positioned above all of your other strategies. It’s more important than your brand strategy. It’s more important than your communications strategy and it’s more important than your content marketing strategy.

How brand informs your content strategy

Which comes first, your brand or your content strategy? Many companies are struggling to align their content marketing to their brand. It’s easy to understand why: most companies don’t have a content strategy.

How to reposition your brand with a content strategy

If your content isn't performing the way your business needs, you should consider repositioning your brand.

What is a Content Strategy?

A Content Strategy refers to the planning, development, and management of content. Content strategies can take many forms. However, the best ones incorporate the following...

Content Audit

Do you know if your content is up to date?

Is the content relevant to the user?

Is there a clear objective for the page?

Where can you make improvements?

Content Governance

Without content governance your strategy will fail. Why?

Your content strategy should aim to deliver tangible business outcomes.

Content governance puts measures in place to ensure you can deliver the strategy.

Have you defined clear content roles, processes and workflows?

Style Guide

This is a set of standards that ensures your organisation communicates in a consistent way across all of your channels. It encourages good practice and ensures you put the needs of the customer first.

Have you got a style guide?

Do you enforce it?

Customer Research

We don’t create generic personas like other agencies. Our customer research identifies your ideal customer.

Are you targeting the right customer?

Objectives and Goals

A content strategy will establish measurable actions. How are you measuring success?

Is it traffic or are you measuring action?

What’s the most important metric to your business?


Based on customer research and your goals and objectives your content strategy will determine where to publish your content.

Content Plan

Based on research and your objectives, your strategy will include a high level content plan. This plan will include task management, an indicative schedule and the types of content to be created. Following this plan will ensure that your content meets the needs of your customers.


Establish a review mechanism to determine whether the content strategy has been successful.

Content Strategist

Find out how we can develop a content strategy for you.

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