Week 10: Short video content

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Short “snackable” videos that are easy to watch and digest are becoming more and more popular. As our attention spans get shorter, creating short videos that are long enough to communicate one simple concept without losing viewers’ interest are becoming more relevant. Starting off with the app Vine, then Snapchat and now TikTok short form video has become an important content format.

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Week 11: Brainstorming ideas

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Why Brainstorm Ideas?

The purpose of brainstorming story ideas is firstly to find an idea that you want to write about and then to develop a concept for your story – not a fully outlined plot. Just the seed of inspiration that captures your attention wholeheartedly. Once you’ve found that seed, you can begin to develop a premise.

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Week 5: Making stuff & your portfolio

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BY RUTH BERAN

We are in Week 5 already!

From here until the end of semester we will be creating content each week for the Off Campus social media platforms.

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