WHAT WE DO

Hiring us is like having your own content department, with fewer meetings (but more coffee). We put strategy, writing, editing, QA and production all under one awesome roof.
Content Strategy

Some of our clients aren’t even really sure what their blog is supposed to do. And that’s ok. It’s the kind of thing we can help with—figuring out what your content should be doing for you, and how it can do it. Strategy is also built in to every job we do, because it just comes naturally to us.

Content Marketing

This fancy term means using content, like magazines or sponsored blog posts, to reach your target market. Our content marketing clients might hire us to write magazine articles that engage a very specific audience, or to write the kind of ad that people actually read.

Content Creation

We’ll always be writers. When we’re 85 we’ll be writing the best dang newsletter articles our retirement home has ever seen. People will fly their jetpacks for miles just to read them! For now, we’ll stick with magazine articles, blogs, web copy, and all the other things us word nerds are into.

consultation

Sometimes we get hired just because we’re (very) good at content. That can mean helping with marketing projects, consulting on messaging, or designing and developing brochures, or building information architecture for mobile apps. If it has words in it, we rock it.

Not sure how custom content can work for you?

There's something you should know:

We're like a writing service on steroids. Or maybe just vitamins, 'cause steroids are yucky.
They don't make hand crafted content like this anymore. (But we do.)

Remember how they used to do it? By hand, like it meant something. That's how we treat your content. We're like a sweaty, medieval blacksmith banging on our projects until all the crap falls away and we're left with tools that work. Somewhere along the line "digital" started to mean "crappy." Not in our House.

Looking for someone to write your SEO-driven, eyeball-grabbing, sale-converting blog, or a magazine article that highlights a feature of your business? We do all of that.

Looking to make your website pop? Sorry, we don't do that—because that's not a real thing. What we do is build web content that converts. Web content that increases engagement times and social shares, and turns visitors into customers and customers into repeat customers. Websites that pop are for amateurs.

Maybe you don't know what you're looking for, you just know that you need help. If that's you, you've come to the right place.

  • Editorial Readers/Viewers in 2015

    (Listed in millions)

  • Years of content experience

    We have experience in just about every medium you can think of. Mobile, film, print, web—if it has words in it, we're pretty great at it.

  • Number of print publications we appeared in last year

    There's something beautiful about print.

  • Clients we're excited about landing.

    (That's you)

Heard enough? Let us know how we can help.

THE TEAM

Great at content, great at making words work for you, and great at parties.
Marc Acton
Marc Acton
President/Founder, Content Strategist, Head Writer
Marc has over 10 years in the creative content business working with some of the biggest companies in the world. He’s a multiple award-winning marketer fluent in video, mobile, interactive, web, and print. He’s also an Oxford comma fan and a pretty good soccer player.
Stephanie Inman
Stephanie Inman
Vice President/Founder, Chief Editor, Director of Client Relations
Stephanie’s a storytelling powerhouse specializing in stories you remember. She’ll always be an editor at heart after cutting her teeth at the best military magazine in the world, which is also where she got her taste for developing custom content. Her writing has reached over 50 million readers.
Matthew Acton
Matthew Acton
Editorial Specialist, Quality Assurance
Matthew’s jazzed by turning ideas into the kind of stories you’ll find on your Kindle, drawing inspiration from a diverse background in journalism and fiction writing. He’s a baseball junkie with the heart of a literary geek, who counts finishing his first Faulkner novel among his most satisfying personal achievements.
Payton DePalma
Payton DePalma
Editorial Assistant
Payton is a professional nerd with a deeply rooted love for creating. Her passion was sparked by filmmaking and has since grown to include writing and storytelling of all kinds. She also has a penchant for outdoor activities. And puppies.

Holler at us, as they say in these parts.

There are no dumb questions.