If you are just starting out, this has some good concepts to get you started, then also some good additional crappie articles linked in this article.
I don't know this guy on Kentucky Lake, but I'm linked to 100's of crappie fisherman on FB. Sometimes, you actually get some useful information! lol
Why I Only Use One Crappie Fishing Plastic
I changed to a simpler system of soft plastics for all my crappie fishing situations.
Jason Sealock - Mar 8, 8:31 PM
It seems like no motion is equally effective for crappie as a lot of motion, if not more effective. http://scout.com/outdoors/bass-fishing/A...e-Now-101458545