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Optimizing Twitter For

Small Business Mavericks

Have you heard of ? What today a specific Upon tweeting, @mentions anyone whose tweet is included in that news curation. What’s so fascinating about this is that when a reader reads the curated tweets, they see a couple of lines of the original article linked to in that tweet, then there’s a jump link to the article on its original page. So is, in effect, becoming a new source of traffic and links for webmasters. And you don’t even have to be a

Tool Tuesday: Twitter curation tools

Akamai Marketing

For businesses, it gives them another opportunity to showcase the most important or relevant information for their audiences. I use to share content from other Social Media Club members. Y0u can also add keywords from Facebook or specific hashtags to your Like, you can notify the people who have been included in the stream/story.

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8 Tools to Curate Content for Social Media


Content curation describes the act of searching the web for awesome topics, blogs, quotes, news articles, videos, images, or other forms of content to share with your audience. This content curation tool will help you find, customize, and publish content on the web or social media in a zap. With the help of you can create newsletters with top content.

Why and automated curation are doomed to fail

Danny WhatMough adapts its auto-tweet » Why and automated curation are doomed to fail September 5, 2010 // Tweet If you’ve been active on Twitter recently, you will have no doubt come across You know, those autotweets that crop up from time to time encouraging you to click through and read xx’s ‘Daily’ Essentially,

Content Curation: Are You Doing it Right?

Spin Sucks

While G oogle alerts  will locate and list stories and articles, and platforms such as  may work for amateurs,  good content curation requires the human factor — someone with a pulse — to make sense of the collective information chaos. Content curation is so much more than simply compiling lists and dropping articles, blog posts, and images into pretty templates.

Social News Curation: Simplifying or Adding to our Social Media Overload? These newspapers are updated once every 24 hours, and all of the links that are shared in that group are displayed as news articles. The great thing about is that you can define the content of your newspaper based on whose links or what hashtag you find most interesting. Twitter The Twitter is a service similar to

Content Curation for Twitter: How To Be a "Thought Leader DJ"

For example, you may also be interested in "innovation" and regularly read articles/posts about bringing innovation to your industry or you may be interested in becoming a better leader and read articles about "leadership." Curators are also flocking to the twitter newspaper/aggregator peruse the article/post for an excerpt that I find more compelling.

Set Up Social Media to Give You Great Post Ideas


Finding articles and ideas for blog posts is an important skill for bloggers to master—and one that can now be leveraged through the power of social media. is great for pulling in content from Twitter, Facebook, and Google+, as well as YouTube and your RSS feeds. High-quality content is tweeted, liked, bookmarked, and shared around. Twitter.

Content Curation Tips: 6 Places to Find Content to Share on Social Media

Writtent Blog

The challenge with content curation on Twitter isn’t a lack of resources, it’s setting up effective filters for finding the right articles. Results automatically populate in your dashboard, allowing you to gain immediate access to the articles which are just beginning to trend around your target keywords! Set Up a Paper.Li. There are over 500 million Tweets published per day.

Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]

More than that if you include letters to the editor, opinions, and guest posts and contracted posts and contracted articles. Great article by Steve and I totally agree with you Catherine: Curation is selecting + adding context and (subjective) perspective. This article brings up an interesting point – if u r ready or not – curation is already here! Great article.

Measuring Social Media ROI & Goal Conversions with Google Analytics 5 – Daily paper site which compiles tweets from various users in lists, by hashtag, and by following. The following are some great articles and infographics on those lines. Awesome article – I really dig the supporting links! enjoyed reading your article and I have learned a lot. by Andy Noble Great article, very informational. Step 1. Step 2.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Scared Kitty


Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. awesome Twitter content curation tips inspired by – want to be the ultimate content curator in your niche? The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. Business / Career. Dear California: I’m Leaving You. Graphic Design / Web Design. Tweet.

The future of publishing: Social News Curation

iMedia Connection - ad:tech blog Articles Blog iMedia Blog ad:tech Blog Videos Events People Connection Resource Connection Jobs iMedia UK Home › iMedia Connection Blog › Opinions Opinions The future of publishing: Social News Curation Posted by Uwe Hook on September 27th, 2010 at 6:50 pm By now, you should have heard about (If you never experienced a real

4 Content Curation Ideas to Implement Now

Curated Twitter Feed The original concept for the Junta42 Twitter feed was exactly that - curating the best content marketing articles each day (now with over 350 listings). That's the core concept behind and Browse My Stuff. Posted by: Matt | September 22, 2010 at 03:42 PM @Tony - really like the Last month Forbes came out with an article by MindTouch CEO Aaron Fulkerson that has some astounding statistics as to what kind of ROI online content can bring in. Our challenge has shifted from finding what we need to filtering out what we don't.

The State of the Blogosphere 2010

Brian Solis Home Articles Business – Marketing PR 2.0 – New Communications Social Media Speaking Books Appearances About The State of the Blogosphere 2010 December 13, 2010 View Comments The question we ask ourselves when examining the state of the blogosphere is whether or not the cup is half full or half empty? If drinking from the glass, it is then half empty. startups.

50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Coree Silvera compiles an outstanding list of tools for Twitter research and monitoring, directories and geolocation, along with links to articles on improving Twitter search skills. While a dwindling number of business executives still dismiss Twitter as a waste of time, recent research suggests it is one of the most valuable social networks for business. Which tools are most helpful?

Should Blogs Syndicate?


Editor-Driven: A human editor selects articles / posts for publication. Crowd-Driven: The selection of articles / posts is handled by a crowd of people as is done in social news sites such as Sphinn, Digg, Reddit, etc. Aggregators make the following syndication choices: Full vs. Snippets – Does the aggregator make a full copy of the source article or only show a snippet? Some aggregators provide a link but use the anchor text of “Read Full Article” or “Original Post” – this hurts the original source from an SEO perspective. Reputation by Association. Reach.

Five Social Media Trends To Watch in 2011

Other tools, such as and Flipboard (for iPad), also curate Twitter, primarily based on content popularity, and make that content much more reader-friendly. Related articles QR Codes: The Next Big Thing in Social Marketing? What is important to learn about now so that we feel like we’re “in the know&# six months down the road?  You should subscribe.

What really ended EMAP’s golden days?

The Way of the Web

There’s an interesting article on the Huffington Post UK site by former EMAP Director Colin Morrison, in which he asks Who Killed Britain’s Best Media Company , and goes on to discuss the inner workings of the leadership of the company at the time, before it was split into a consumer business which was sold to Bauer, and a B2B business which continues the EMAP brand joint-owned by Apax and Guardian Media Group. It makes for interesting reading – the relationship between Robin Miller and David Arculus for example.

Efficient Blog Commenting: Save Your Time and Energy


read the post in my RSS reader, and click through to the article online only if I want to leave a comment. Use This guest post is by Jane Sheeba of Find All Answers. Commenting on other blogs is an integrated part of blogging, and it’s vital. You need people for successful blogging and blog commenting is one of the coolest ways to build loyal relationships. This post is based on Joe’s guest post here at ProBlogger, where he wisely gave a strategy for commenting on other blogs. want to add more to it, to make the strategy energy- and time-efficient.

Fetching Friday – Resources, Guest Blogging Contest & Rocket Timelapse


Here are some of the best articles I have stumbled upon and retweeted on @kikolani this week. 100 hacks to help you become a better writer – a short summary of 100 articles that will help improve your writing skills. 92 essential social media resources – a huge collection of Mashable’s social media articles for business, mobile, and tools. – read Twitter like a newspaper. must read for article marketers – learn how to strengthen your article marketing strategy. The Resources Mashup. Blogging / Writing. Facebook.