May must-read round up

At the end of each month, we round up the best industry news and digital trends you might have missed.

This month’s top five articles are focused on content creation and storytelling – two important elements to create meaningful connections with your supporters. So without further ado, let’s dive into our May round up!

Content

The best editing apps for photos

It’s no secret that creating great visual content is the key to engaging audiences and enticing an emotional response – especially when it comes to social media. The good news is that you don’t need to be a pro in the design department to create beautiful photos. Read more about Hubspot’s top editing apps for mobile.

How to use photoshop: the bookmarkable Photoshop tutorial for beginners

This is one article you’re going to want to bookmark – Hubspot’s beginners guide to Photoshop. When you first open Photoshop, it can be pretty overwhelming, but rest assured because this handy guide will teach you everything you need to know to get started.

Social Media

Anatomy of a top-performing Instagram post

Ever wondered what all top-performing Instagram posts have in common? There certainly is a science to creating social media posts that receive the highest level of engagement. Hootsuite have broken down the anatomy of a top-performing post here.

Storytelling

Why the best storytellers achieve the most brand awareness

People aren’t interested in logos, but they will stop what they are doing to hear a good story. There are four key elements to storytelling that receives the most brand awareness – read more to find out what they.

Storytelling: 7 Tips for Charities

The team at video production company, Momentary, have a wealth of experience when it comes to producing compelling video content for Nonprofits. Here are their top 7 tips for successful storytelling.

That’s a wrap!