Benefits-Why you should repurpose content
Let’s face it, content creation is time consuming it’s downright
hard work at times.
Sometimes the information flows right out of your brain naturally
and it makes the process seem easy.
Then there are those times when you get tongue twisted or you
seem to be at a lack of the correct words, or that thing they
call writers block. Whatever the case may be there are those
times when you want to create some new content but just seem to
be having a difficult time with it.
This is the perfect time for you to repurpose some of your
The thing is you have more than likely already made some pretty
darned good content and have it out there somewhere…Am I right?
Why bust your butt creating creating new content when you already
having some that’s ready to be used.
There are a multitude of ways to share the same content if you
take a little bit of time and reformat it. Keep reading and we’ll cover
a few of these ways in a bit.
One of the many benefits of reformatting the same content and
placing it in different arenas across the internet is you will expose
yourself to new and fresh audiences.
Probably one of the best places to find some killer content you
can repurpose will be found right inside your blog archives.
Just go have a looksie at your sites analytics and see which
posts have perfomed the best in the last month or even in the
last year. These are going to be perfectly good candidates for
Alright now that you’ve got your paws on some righteous content
let’s have a look at a few different ways we can repurpose them.
1- Create new posts/articles from each point being made in
Break the article down to each item it discusses and expand on
the point that’s being made.
More than likely each article will cover several subtopics so
take each subtopic and write an article about that particular
2- Create a slideshow
Simple enough, break the article down into a slide show and share
it on a platform like slideshare.
This can be easily done by taking the main points of the post and
then create your slide show by using Powerpoint or you can also
use OpenOffice Impress.
A few other sites you might want to share your slide shows on are;
OH you don’t know how to do that. Hmmm…well without me getting
this post all long winded how about I just suggest we go over and
ask our good old buddy Google to show us the things we don’t
3- Make an infographic
Infographics are a great way to immediately grab someones
attention and they are fairly simple to make.
Just make a complete summary of the major points and break them
up into seperate sections.
Here is a place you can go and do this for free. YEP free-ba-
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4- Refresh old content that may need updating
Some of your content might need some refreshing.
You may have written some articles that are evergreen but as
quickly as this this here internet thing changes it might be that
a little bit of your info may need some updating. Just a little
After that go ahead and republish it.
5- Post your posts/articles links to social media
Don’t be bashful post links about your posts and articles in the
social networks that you hangout in. I don’t mean to go and spam
places you must be kind and polite but place your links out there
in places where it’s allowed.
6- Break your posts/articles into smaller sections to be used
as an email sequence
Having a problem about coming up with something to write to your
You’ve already taken the time to write the content once…why not
just copy and paste short sections from some of your posts and
email them to your list!
7- Use your content as a backbone for creating ebooks
You have all that content already laying there.
Organize it in a fashion that will allow all the information to
flow together, throw an ecover on it then turn it into a PDF
format and VOILA you have just created an ebook.
8- Turn the content into a video for youtube
You could easily put your slide show on YouTube but you can also
record yourself speaking out one of your articles and post that
If you’re uncomfortable about recording yourself on video then go
to Fiverr.com and have someone else do it for ya.
9- Make a podcast with posts/articles
This is way out of my league since I’ve never made or even
attempted to make a podcast so this is merely a suggestion.
10- Use the content as a base for a webinar
Again sorry folks I’m in unfamiliar territory with this webinar
stuff also so it too is simply a mere suggestion
Alright there you go. No more excuses, now get out there and
do some some content repurposing.
As usual go ahead and leave your comments, questions and