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How to Use Trello as an Editorial Calendar

The definitive guide for setting up and running your editorial calendar with Trello.

Managing an editorial calendar sounds like a task only accomplishable by titans of the content industry.

Throw in multiple clients, writers, editors, formatters, due dates, publishing schedules, and… are you hyperventilating yet?

Put down the paper bag, friend –– we have fantastic news.

Content management be done by almost any entrepreneur, editor, writer, or content fiend –– quickly, easily, simply, and with color-coded labels.

Welcome to Trello: the free and wicked awesome virtual kanban solution to your editorial issues.

We so love running editorial calendars on Trello that we are sharing our never-before-revealed, top secret (until now) content management system.

In the course of 10 lessons and a couple of hours, you will stop huddling in a mish mashed heap of scrap papers, open browser tabs, and angry Google alerts, and start luxuriating in a totally smooth, organized, and easy-to-use editorial system.

Save so much time, energy, and stress, that you toss your former rickety, joyless systems into the trash –– Marie Kondo-style.

Sure you could stumble through reinventing the Trello wheel on your own.

But wouldn't you rather swap out your office supplies spending (say goodbye to your sticky notes…) and get rolling on Trello instead?

We’ve got 10 lessons designed specifically to get you up and started on the Trello system TODAY.

That’s faster than most Amazon deliveries… just sayin’.

In the course of this 10-lesson course, you will learn:

  • A speedy breakdown on how to set up and get started using Trello
  • Strategies for managing multiple boards and teams simultaneously without confusion
  • Ways to organize the editorial process to ensure smooth handoffs and on-time publishing
  • Best practices for setting up cards so that writers, editors, formatters, and other team members are always up-to-date on your content's status
  • Our tips and tricks for tailoring the system for your particular editorial process
  • Lesser-known and creative functions and tricks to make Trello extra helpful
  • … to name a few.


Don’t blame us if your whole world becomes Trello-fied. You have been warned.

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Your Instructor


Elisa Doucette
Elisa Doucette

Elisa has worked for two decades creating compelling content and writing for various businesses and publications. A frequent contributing writer, podcast guest, and event speaker, her work has been featured in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Forbes, Yahoo! Small Business, The Shine Network, The Huffington Post, and Brazen Careerist among others. She spends most of her time consuming unnatural amounts of coffee, tea, red wine, microbrews, bourbon or curled up with her Kindle in an overstuffed leather chair. With no home base, she travels the planet looking for great stories to live, interesting tales to share, and new ways to make words sexy.

Elisa started her love affair with language before she could walk, throwing hysteric tantrums as a one-year-old if her family would not read to her on demand. Constantly curled up with books and journals, she refined her studies at the University of Maine (Stephen King’s alma mater) where she dual majored in Creative Writing and Classical Studies, with a minor in Latin. As the owner and executive editor of the creative editing agency, Craft Your Content, Elisa oversees the hiring and cultivation of a talented team of word and content geniuses while also encouraging the development of clients’ writing and thought prowess. CYC serves as a champion for each writers’ unique voice and vision, while helping them to create their most compelling content.



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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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