We work with purpose-driven organisations to make brilliant things happen.
We build solid content strategy foundations that make you effective, agile and connected.
We build engaging, multi-platform, content-centric products with purpose at their core.
Tools and systems
We design and embed an ecosystem of brilliant tools, structures and systems to turn you into a smooth content machine.
The Contentious superpower is the ability to connect the dots between storytelling, impact and digital innovation. They’re absolutely passionate and fun to work with, but at the same time they are very professional.
Digital communications, ODI
Contentious bring a rare combination of digital and editorial skills and expertise to the business of communications. They get to the heart of an organisation’s relationship with its users.
Director of membership and communications, Bond
“Contentious bring a rare combination of digital and editorial skills and expertise to the business of communications. They get to the heart of an organisation’s relationship with its users.”
Thoughts, tools and resources
Making an organisation website is tricky. Remaking one seems as if it should be easier but often isn’t. In fact it’s usually harder. These are ten holes we often find people have fallen into.
There are many ways to organise your bookshelves: alphabetical by author, by size, by the colour of the spine, by whether you want it to appear behind your head on a video call…
There’s a widespread assumption that speed is always important. But there’s a whole world of content where efficient information transfer isn’t the end goal.
Our new monthlyish emails feature content-related things we’ve found/created/thought that are useful, beautiful or interesting. Or even all three.
Useful, beautiful, interesting
We combine dazzling examples of content brilliance and invaluable content tools with innovative ideas for a better content future. And occasionally we throw in content frustrations, just to get things off our chests.
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How content mature are you?
What are you doing well? Where is there room for improvement? Measure your content maturity with our online tool, coming soon.