Alanna Redenour

Alanna Redenour

Alanna is a recent graduate in English and Creative Writing with a passion for science fiction and an eagerness to learn. She has done everything from selling old toys to running errands for a dental office. When not teaching herself digital art, she can usually be found writing about faraway worlds or attempting to save the world in video games.

Jun15

Gettin’ Chatty! Twitter to Increase Character Limit for Direct Messages

You’re on Twitter and need to send a private message to someone. However, you find you have to limit what you can say or even need to send multiple messages to get your point across. Because like tweets, Twitter’s private messaging system limits users to 140-characters. Or, at least it did. Twitter has announced that [...]
Jun05

Taking Action with Calls to Action: A Definitive Guide for Beginners

Around 70% of small businesses don’t use a call-to-action (CTA) on their sites. This unfortunate habit means they are all missing out on the opportunity to: Give users an easy way to contact you Help convert readers into customers Direct users to another page on your site Adding CTAs to your pages will help you [...]
May15

How to Let Your Audience Drive Your Content

You’re at a party and there’s one guy who will not stop talking. He talks about everything and nothing and it’s clear that no one is interested in what he’s saying. Nonetheless, he won’t let anyone else get a word in. Unfortunately, some companies treat their content like that annoying guy at the party. Websites [...]