What is Content?

What is Content?


As I'm always talking about content websites, I'm quite often asked 'what do you mean by content?'.

People like me who build websites have a fairly clear idea; it's everything we put on a website beyond the design and navigation. It can be articles, videos, streaming audio, downloadable pdf's, music and images.

But what do other people think content is?

Ann Handley from MarketingProfs.com asked random attendees at a conference to fill in the missing words in the phrase 'Content is... ' 

These are their answers: