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by Beth Jackson
on April 20, 2015

If you are new to the content analysis world, then you know how difficult it can be to keep up with it when you have no idea what you are doing. Many businesses struggle with their content and look for ways to take it to the next level.

What Is Content Analysis?

The term is used to describe the gathering and analyzing of content by using specific areas of that content. Analysis is a thorough form of getting the numbers, and you can expect to read percentages once you have performed your analysis correctly.


Analysis helps you identify who is looking at your content and also to evaluate your advertisements and marketing strategies. By using analysis, you can learn where you need to focus your time and energy.

Boosting Your Content Analysis

If you want to boost your content and take it to the next level, you must do some legwork. You will not be able to just sit back and do nothing and expect the numbers to display on your screen. In addition, when you have the numbers, you need to know what to do with them or what to make of them to be able to effectively use the information you get.


One of the most important aspects of analysis is your audience and viewers. If you are not using the data correctly, you may lose followers or you may hurt your reader database. You should focus on and prioritize groups that are important to your campaign. Narrow down who it is you want to reach and then run with those simplified numbers. Overcomplicating the situation will only lead to a deterioration of your analysis.


Next, you need to sample your audience. Once you believe you have a good audience in place, test them. Find out what they love about your product or service and ask how they can use it in their life. As you begin to learn more about who you should be targeting, you can narrow down your audience even more.


Always, always, always keep your goals in mind. The analysis will be difficult at first, but you need to keep your end results in mind. You cannot get to where you need to be without it. You should weed out insignificant data that does not help you reach your goals. As you begin to notice a trend, or you begin to see your goal in sight, keep pushing towards it and do not deviate from it.

Analysis is Tough

Content analysis is not by any means easy, and it takes time. You need to be able to focus your efforts on it and when you notice something is or is not working make note of it. One mistake companies try to make is they try to analyze everything all at once. You should take your time and segment an audience with your content. Never overload your audience or provide them with too much content as you will only hurt your campaign.

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