5 Amazing Digital Content Creation Tools

5 Amazing Digital Content Creation Tools

Yay to digital content creation tools!

It’s a challenge coming up with new digital content strategy ideas. Plus considering how long it takes to create content that fits well into a marketing plan, it gets even more complicated. Therefore, we made the below list to help you reduce the time spent on researching new content-making apps. Furthermore, the five digital content creation tools are easy to grasp, huge time-savers and they each offer something different!

Already know the sort of tool that you need? Click below to jump to the section.

5 Amazing Digital Content Creation Tools

Easy-to-use graphic design content creation tool
Check out this easy-to-use graphic design tool by Canva!

1. Canva

If you’re looking for a great content creation tool to make images, Canva is it! It helps you to create high-quality, branded images FAST but that’s not all!

First, they’ve recently added over 1000 high-quality stock photos that are free. However, not all images in the database are free. So they created a function that allows you to select a preferred pricing range while searching for pictures. (P.S. The images that aren’t free usually cost $1.)

In addition to their image selection, they offer tons of pre-formatted sizing options! So depending on what you’re trying to create and where you want to post, the perfect image size is just a click away!

Another bonus is their “Magic Resize” feature! While you’re probably aware that image resizing isn’t as easy as it looks, it’s something that shouldn’t get dismissed. It’s even more imperative when you need to resize multiple images over a short period. However, when you use their Magic Resize option that worry goes out the window! It allows you to resize a picture to pre-set dimensions based on (social) network requirements with the click of a button! As a result, no more sizing searches, “scale-guessing” or cropping necessary!

Canva pricing ranges from free to $12.95 per month for small businesses. For larger companies, they have an enterprise plan for teams of 30+. To add, you can use it on any desktop or an iPhone/iPad, and an Android version is on its way!

Easy-to-use automated video editing and production tool
Check out Magisto’s easy-to-use video content creation tool!

2. Magisto

If you need help making affordable and creative video content for your business, then consider Magisto! Magisto pricing ranges = Free to $29.99 per month.

Overall, this content creation tool is super easy to use, and you’ll be shocked by what you can create! Right off the bat, it gives you easy step-by-step instructions. As you go through the steps, you can preview the video and make adjustments accordingly. Once you’re satisfied, save/download the video. From there share it on multiple social networks directly through the Canva website.

Sound too good to be true? Check out these Magisto examples!

Boomerang = short videos that loop back and forth!
Boomerang is a video-looping tool created by Instagram. P.S. its an app also!

3. Boomerang

You’ve probably seen your friends/followers use 3-second video loops on Social Media. Many of them are hilarious, some can look a bit strange, but most are super creative! No matter what, short video snippets = engaging! The app is called Boomerang, and its creator is Instagram (IG). Furthermore, it’s free!

Also, if you’re an IG fan (who isn’t nowadays?!), the app is automatically integrated into the platform! Ultimately, Boomerang is super easy to use, and you can easily share your new content creations with other social networks.

Gif Me! = GIF creator
This easy-to-use GIF creator by Gif Me! is a life-saver!

4. GifMe!

Who doesn’t like a great GIF?! You can implement them into your social media strategy to help break up the monotony of news feeds AND make your audience LOL. They also contribute by showing off your business’s personality.

BONUS: They’re easy to create!

If you’ve ever wondered how to make them, try GifMe!. You need to take a few photos, add a filter, and BAM! You have yourself a GIF!

If you’re not all that familiar with GIFs, that’s okay! From a digital marketing standpoint; GIFs are used to convey something that words cannot. You can use them when you’re at a loss for words, or when a “thanks for sharing” won’t suffice! If you use Facebook and Twitter, both networks have their GIF option integrated into their reply sections.

HubSpot's Blog Idea Generator
If you suffer from writer’s block or need some ideas, check out HubSpot’s Blog Idea Generator!

5. Blog Topic Generator

Now that we’ve covered digital content creation tools to help you make images, videos, 3-second loops, and GIFS, what’s next?

How about an app that writes a blog FOR you?!

Kidding! (can you imagine?)

*Queue* HubSpot’s Blog Topic Generator!

This content creation tool is great for any blogger or small business owner suffering from writers-block!

Plus, it’s easy to use, free, and can be a lifesaver in those wee hours before your next blog deadline! Just go the website, fill out the form and voilà! You have yourself a week’s worth of blog topics and new content ideas!

Quick side note: to get better results when using the generator, do some keyword research before searching for topics. It’ll help to narrow down your options.

Conclusion: Digital content creation tools are easy to use and can help you to save time and money

So there you have it, a few ways to create multiple kinds of digital content in a jiffy! We have a few more tools that we’ll be sharing soon, but in the meantime, check these out:

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5 Digital Content Creation Tools Infographic
These content creation tools cover everything from creating promotional videos to coming up with new blog topics. The bonus: they’re free to use!



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About Jarred

Jarred Andrews is a Co-Founder and Senior Web Strategist of UGH! Media. He empowers small businesses to not fear the digital world by helping them understand how things are connected, support one another, and how to get that info for free or at a discount. Jarred started in tech through online higher education as a recruiter, marketer, project coordinator, and director. On the side, he worked as a consultant to small businesses focused on event planning, social media, and web development/design. When helping clients, he noticed a considerable disconnect between storefronts, local presence, and online visibility. It became clear that small businesses struggle with internet marketing and other digital solutions, and they never knew where to begin. Ultimately, they wanted information that was simplified, DIY, and practical -- a one-stop-shop to fix pesky online small business roadblocks. (For a more in-depth bio, head on over to the About Us section!)

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