"Some of the information that we get for our projects will be from books and websites, but the best information is from the people who live in each state. This is why I am writing to you," Khaled says in his letter to The Bulletin. "I am hoping that you would be willing to send me some items to help me learn more about the best things in your state. It could be things like postcards, maps, pictures, souvenirs, general information, or any other items that would be useful."
Data on its own has no meaning and serves no purpose. However, data that is presented in context is transformed into information, which can now be understood and used for a purpose. Information that is assembled with a purpose, like a sales contract, becomes content. Let's look at five steps you can take right now to begin your intelligent capture journey.