A distinct difference between humans and other species is the power of creativity. This distinct ability has enabled us to shape the present, re-create the past and create the future we envisage for ourselves. Our today’s society operates in an increasingly competitive and digitalized environment, making creativity a vital component for success. In a fast growing digitalized world, having a solid online presence is not just good but crucial. A solid digital identity serves as an interphase connecting you with potential clients and advocates for your brand.
However, carving this powerful connection requires more than a well designed website or plethoral of viewers, but a comprehensive digital skill that seemlessly blends with your digital creativity; this is what makes you outlandish!
Digital creativity involves the use of digital tools and technology to explore creative ideas, apply different methods and finding a better way of doing things. It could be photo editing, video editing, website creation, coding, copy/content writing, gaming, Virtual reality, data visualization or using digital tools to develop or explore digital outputs. This gives the user the freedom to create outrightly new contents from scratch or modify, combine and enhance existing contents.
There are several ways to build digital creativity. Some of these ways entail
– Having a good understanding of the media landscape and a zeal for discovering new models.
– Having a strong presentation skill that enables you explain and implement your creativity.
– Develop the ability to use data to express, inform and communicate creative processes.
– Synthesizing already known information to transform ideas into new forms.
– Read wide, this would allow you develop your imagination into reality.
– Practice meditation, which would enable you birth new ideas.
– Visit new places and endorsed sites. In this way, your cultural background is enriched and your horizon is broadened.
– Engage digital tools: there are several online tools that enable the development of creative processes, allowing users to groom and cultivate new skills that transcends mere creativity.
– Go an extramile: create the right environment and do something you’ve never done. You might as well consider taking up new courses to enhance your digital skills which would launch you into your digital prowess.
The benefits of digital skills in our contemporary world can’t be overemphasized. Having these skills boost your confidence to use technology. Besides, it sets you on the path of becoming a top-notch digital pioneer.
In conclusion, the digital world has inevitably influenced human routines. Obviously, the emergence of technology has led to the emergence of innovative contents, block busters and products never seen before. Breaking out of traditional pattern is therefore necessary inorder to confront the challenges that the digital world presents to us daily.
© Olatunbosun Joy Chinaza