Position of Content Developer, Krustylab
The position of the web content developer is one that has the responsibility of creating content that is original for the various websites managed by krustylab. These content include newsletters, press releases, blogs, articles, tools for marketing and advertising. However, these will be based on the requirements of krustylab and it’s clients. Development of content involves a lot of creativity in copywriting, graphics and/or technical work.
Now, who’s a content developer and the basic skills one needs to be a qualified content developer.
They are basically involved in creating, developing and editing content for various activities in relation to marketing (online) and web development (front-end).
A content writer (web), has the responsibility of creating original content for websites, articles, blog posts, adverts and materials used for marketing. Web content developers usually use their knowledge in the art and skills and most times, experience to create and update various categories of content for websites.
Creative work is part of the things involved in content development. Others include copywriting, graphics and technical work. Some companies will require a career as a content writer and some may vary. However though, it is important to stay updatetd with the latest technology trends to ensure success in this field. Some content developers that are self-employed atrract and maintain an amazing clientelle and a often times, very successful in the long term.
Content Development is basically about developing good content that is very clear, conscise and presentable. So, a content developer needs to have an excellent understanding and command of and over written English. He/She should develop and create web content based on analysis and reports, press releases and reports from surveys and present them in a lucid, simple and easy to understand language.
Some of the basic skills required for a content developer are:
A few skills needed as a content developer include and are not limited to:
- Bachelor’s degree in journalism or communication and a minimum of 2-3 years experience in web related marketing and development.
- Excellent skills communications and writing
- Good listening skills
- Ability to Multitask
- Ability to work independently
- A little knowledge of HTML, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Macromedia flash, MS- FrontPage etc would be of benefit in this profession.
Responsibilities or Roles:
Depending on the requirements of krustylab at every point in time, the content developer needs to create, rewrite or edit and proofread content. He or she would also be in-charge for managing content on all social media accounts managed by krustylab, develop and create ideas for web content.
The content developer, krustylab should be able to understand the objectives of krustylab, the target audience and must be able to develop a simple, understanable and user friendly content while employing good an amazing search engine optimization (SEO) skills and techniques.
So, before data or content goes online, the content developer should edit and also proof read it properly. The content should be informative and engage the readers as much as possible, not forgetting the readers should also be able to get the information they need from your page promptly and efficiently.