The 21 Best Content Curation Tools
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Content curation offers a way to repackage and repurpose the work of others to serve the needs of your brand’s audience. Curation can take a variety of forms: Weekly “best of” compilations (example: V3*Broadsuite blog ). Permium version includes automated content curation. Sample review: “Add and curate content from any public webpage. 1) Storify.
Five models of content curation
APRIL 14, 2011
I’d love you to tak a look at this post by Rohit Bhargava: Five Models of Content Curation. This is a pretty good deconstruction of how we actively curate content for you here on SocialFishing, and it’s a useful way to think about particular kinds of posts you could be posting on your association or nonprofit blog relative to your industry topics. We like them a lot.
Content Curation: Are You Doing it Right?
MAY 24, 2012
Content curation is the hot ticket item in social media and business these days. Content curators — or editors — find, sort, categorize, and distill the big data and vast amount of content that’s available. Content curation is so much more than simply compiling lists and dropping articles, blog posts, and images into pretty templates. This is where talented curators shine.
How To Curate Content Better In Less Time
DECEMBER 26, 2016
Learning how to curate content is an essential task for social media managers. As a social media marketer, you need to both create original content and curate content from other sources. To help your content curation become less of a chore, let’s look at nine tactics you can use to maintain control and keep fresh. Cutting them out here means more efficient curating later.
Five Types of Social Curation
DECEMBER 22, 2011
Curation. There’s even an entry in Wikipedia for digital curation: Digital curation is the selection, preservation, maintenance, collection and archiving of digital assets. Is there a such thing as “social curation?”. Five Types Of Social Curation. I like to break things down into sections, so the way I see it there are five elements to social curation.
Tool Tuesday: Twitter curation tools
AUGUST 29, 2011
Enter: Twitter curation. There are several services that curate or organize tweets based on Twitter lists or keywords. Generally speaking though, they lend themselves to community building and time saving features. For those who track this sort of thing, I’ve noticed that in some cases using a curation service can increase the Klout Score. I use Paper.li Paper.li
Are Bloggers Community Managers?
SEPTEMBER 26, 2011
Are all bloggers also community managers? Jayme Soulati , in suggesting this topic , wondered if ignorance regarding community management might explain some blog failures. Because this post began as a comments-section Q&A, we’ll continue it in the same vein: What Is Community Management? Are Bloggers Community Managers? Schedule community events and Ustream chats.
Periscope Updates Website With Curated Broadcast Channels
SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
Periscope released an update for its website , which puts a large focus on curated channels. With this update, users can browse featured curated channels based on specific topics or events, such as “Police, Race and America” or “NFL: Road to Super Bowl 51.” Readers: What do you think of the updated Periscope.tv? Videos
Riff App: Build Community and Have Fun
APRIL 8, 2015
Digging into your customer stories, employee stories, community stories. Curation. Curate ideas, perspectives, and stories from around the world. UGC brings communities together , it makes people part of what you are doing and pulls them into the story. The post Riff App: Build Community and Have Fun appeared first on Spin Sucks. At least, not at first. Who knows?
6 cool curation sites you may not have heard of
OCTOBER 21, 2013
So my new thing is curated news sites. Or curated stories, as they are not all “news” per se. During my time off of blog reading, I discovered (or rediscovered) a bunch of new curation sites, some of which have now become my “morning newspaper time” I though you might be interested in checking them out for yourself. Anyway. It was a breaking point.
15 Key Facts about Content Curation
MAY 15, 2013
For many content marketers, curation is something of a silver bullet. The average B2B marketer is using 12 different content marketing tactics , and a curation strategy can boost the volume of information shared without dramatically increasing the workload. We’ve compiled some of the most fascinating stats and facts on the state of content curation: 1. Curation Is Social.
Eight PR Trends that Will Affect Your Jobs in 2017
DECEMBER 15, 2016
12 Days of Christmas Communication 30-day challenge artificial intelligence curated conversations fake news michael stelzner narrative science personalized experience PR metrics private conversations professional development slack slack community social media giantsOn the eighth day of Christmas, Spin Sucks gave to you eight PR trends.
3 Top Challenges Facing the Social Content Curator
JUNE 30, 2016
Curation is essential for cementing your views, growing your audience, building relationships and expanding your message. Unfortunately, though, curating can be an aspiring thought leader’s greatest challenge. There are many frustrations associated with curating content, but luckily there are powerful solutions out there. Post by Adi Englander. Let’s get started. Adi Englande
Facebook Timeline for Brands: Curation and Palpitation
MARCH 8, 2012
So, while curation is absolutely important, and companies should think about the story they need to tell, they also need to recognize that brands don’t control everything that people see on their Timelines. That means, even though you’ve curated your timeline carefully anything that someone has posted about your brand could show up, and what does show up changes dynamically.
Are you a community manager?
DECEMBER 14, 2012
Are you an association/nonprofit community manager (or association exec with community management newly thrust upon you?). Join us for an 8-week online certificate program , providing 15 hours of CAE credit , where you will: learn from experienced community managers about the fundamentals of community management strategy. WEEK 2: Launching your new community.
5 Tips for Great Content Curation
APRIL 29, 2012
5 Tips for Great Content Curation. Steven Rosenbaum is the CEO of Magnify.net , a real-time video curation engine for publishers, brands, and websites. He’s also the author of Curation Nation. You’ve heard the buzz word — curation — being thrown around like it’s a gadget we all know how to work. Content curation. Web Curation.
How to Curate Content: The Secret Sauce to Getting Noticed, Becoming an Influencer, and Having Fun Online
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
If you’re looking for a competitive edge, a way to establish your authority, a way to get more followers, one of the best, proven paths to online success is content curation. The difficult part is that there is a lot that goes into a world class content curation strategy. We’ll be talking a lot about great curation tools in this post. Content curation tools.
Why the Future of Social Community is Omni-Social
Convince & Convert
MAY 10, 2016
The online community pendulum is swinging back. It’s no longer enough to rely on social networks for community infrastructure. Smart companies are now combining owned and rented community functions into a 1+1=3 scenario I call Omni-Social. But this, of course, makes social community more expensive and less efficient as brands are forced to pay for Reliable Reach.
Social Media Time Management: The Best-Kept Secrets Revealed for Curating, Creating and Promoting Hot Content
MAY 4, 2016
The right question should be, “What social networks should I focus on that will build my community and build my business?” When you can answer those questions, you can then put into your calendar when you are going to do three major things: Curate content. Curate, create and promote! So let’s break this down a little further… Curating content.
How to Grow Your B2B Facebook Community
FEBRUARY 5, 2013
But like any other marketing strategy, growing your B2B Facebook community simply requires an investment of time and genuine engagement. Below I’ll highlight a couple of simple and effective methods that’ll help grow a B2B Facebook community through engaging content curation. How to Grow Your B2B Facebook Community is a post from: Waxing UnLyrical. Go Viral.
Community Management Continues to Mature [REPORT]
APRIL 4, 2012
The Community Roundtable’s essential 2012 State of Community Management Report is out. these three kinds of community structures often coexist around a single organization or company. - internal community management is very different than external community management , because of the internal structures, culture, silos, etc. It’s free.
How to Bring Humor to Community Management
Convince & Convert
APRIL 23, 2015
I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: Community managers have a challenging job. To drive participation and engagement around the contest, the community management team for Ikea Singapore responded to every comment with a funny meme starring the Shelf Help Guru. but don’t let that scare you away from showcasing the more lighthearted side of your brand with community management.
Who are your curators?
OCTOBER 11, 2010
Who are your curators? by Jeff Cobb I had already planned to write a post about “curators today when I noticed that Jeff De Cagna has posted about the “ content challenge over on SmartBlog. He sees “content curation as one of the most significant innovation opportunities available to organizations. —- First things first: What is a Curator?
Community Manager: To Be Or Not To Be!
DECEMBER 28, 2011
Tweet Community Managers are the voice of the brand, but their role varies across companies. There are no set list of rules or guidelines which can a make a successful community, but all successful communities have a common ingredient – a good Community Manager. With a boom in social media presence of brands, the role of a Community Manager is growing.
Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]
MARCH 8, 2012
Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]. Steven Rosenbaum is a curator, author, filmmaker and entrepreneur. He is the CEO of Magnify.net , a real-time video curation engine for publishers, brands, and websites. His book Curation Nation from McGrawHill Business was published this week. That’s called a gallery, and a gallery owner is a curator.
The Secret, Selfish Side Of Social-Curation Sites
APRIL 3, 2012
The Secret, Selfish Side Of Social-Curation Sites. This blog is written by a member of our expert blogging community and expresses that experts views alone. has set out to associate themselves with the craze that is “social curation": What is this Pinterest? No one is really looking at the bigger, underlying picture--the fact that social curation isn’t really social at all. At the core, though, social curation is incredibly self-centered. There’s no sense of community--no we, ours, or us involved. ); Copyright 1997-2007 Omniture, Inc. Fast Company.
Conversation Agent: Curating Information as Content Strategy
OCTOBER 27, 2010
» Curating Information as Content Strategy Content, which is anything that informs, educates, or entertain online, is your business digital body language. Content and community Which is where there is opportunity for resource-strapped businesses to make a dent. They aggregate and curate news. Better yet, build a community or tribe. Curating content is what we do!
10 Thought Leaders Share Thoughts on Curating Content
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
Within the field of content marketing, curation is becoming a popular topic of discussion. Curating content can provide the best of both. Content curation can takes many forms: feeds, “channels (such as on YouTube), it can appear on blogs, or even be the links you upload to social media sites such as Facebook. That becomes a really big issue with content curation.
The Top 100 Blogs to Curate for Social Media Power Users
MAY 11, 2016
Looking for some fresh content to curate and share on social media? The Top 100 Blogs to Curate for Social Media Power Users. Business 2 Community – 155. It’s out there — in spades! Almost too many spades, right? With so many blogs to choose from , the challenge can sometimes flip from finding content to share to choosing which content to share. — 1. Enjoy!
Building a New Kind of Cruise Community
APRIL 15, 2015
Regular WUL readers know that Shonali (a friend and former colleague at Socialmedia.biz ) showcases guest posts about how to build, engage and sustain an online community, among other things. so that others might gain insights for their own community efforts. We have more than 10,000 high-quality photos – spectacular shots of polar bears , aurora borealis , coral reefs , ancient ruins – that we’ve curated and optimized. So our small marketing team is now working to grow our user base and nurture our new community. Building a New Kind of Cruise Community.
Do You Know When to Create and When to Curate?
Convince & Convert
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
Paul Haskell , Social Media and Content Marketer at Omaha Steaks , joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss curation versus creation on different platforms, success in visually focused social media platforms, and the culture at a family-owned company. The Art of Curation. Pinterest, Paul says, has been a great platform for curating recipe lists. Listen Now. thing is.
Put Content Marketing at the Heart of Your Brand Strategy
NOVEMBER 15, 2012
Creation and curation form the core of content development. Content development combines creation and curation. As a result of the ever-changing digital landscape, consumers are taking a more active role in creating, curating and sharing content. Your brand can also curate content to ‘borrow’ cultural content to show your expertise through others.
The Three C’s of Social Content: Consumption, Curation, Creation
NOVEMBER 8, 2010
The 3C’s, Consumption, Creation, and Curation Bucking the trend of growth in the “creator category, Twitter, for instance, grew by 30 million users in the last few months. Twitter isn’t so much driven by pure creation as it is rich with a combination of curation and consumption. I wonder about "Curator". On Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, et al., In the U.S.,
When is the social curation bubble going to burst? — Tech News and Analysis
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
When is the social curation bubble going to burst? You just can’t move for social curation services right now. Social curation exists in a complex space for organization and discovery that overlaps with everything from to-do lists to tagging, from bookmarking to recommendations… and, of course, big sharing platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr. Curation is hard.
Why Human-Curated Content Outstrips Computers Every Time
Convince & Convert
JANUARY 10, 2014
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What’s in Your Community Manager Job Description?
APRIL 29, 2015
This post originally appeared on Online Community Results. SocialFish and OCR partner on many online community strategy and implementation projects – contact us if you need help with yours. ————— Are you thinking of hiring a community manager? Here’s a sample community manager job description for you. But wait!
Content Curation versus Content Aggregation
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
Tuesday, November 10, 2009 Content Curation versus Content Aggregation: A Velvet Mr. T Painting Two posts brought to my attention the discussion starting to take root about the worlds of content aggregation versus content curation. The phrase used was "curation is the new aggregation." My experience with curation is more specific. What does curation look like, then?
Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King Steve Rosenbaum , Magnify.net | Jun. Curation Is King." Its new communities that were previously silenced by their inability to access broadcast distribution outlets now getting to have their chance in the spotlight. Mixing creation and curation is essential for survival. curation". For your convenience: Curation.
Why you should Block people and your Community responsibility
FEBRUARY 15, 2017
You are a community manager now. Consciously curate that network. It is YOUR responsibility to keep your community safe, not Facebook or AT&T or Fedex or any other communication delivery platform. Facebook Online Communities Social Media Australia block blocking censorship social media trolls TwitterI belong to some pretty atrocious Facebook groups. About humanity.
Content Curation for Twitter: How To Be a "Thought Leader DJ"
SEPTEMBER 25, 2010
For great social media discussions, follow the conversations on #smchat every Wednesday at 1 pm on Twitter, join the #smchat Ning community , and get the transcripts. A Content Curator is a DJ. As a Content Curator, you should be entertaining. Ultimately, when your friends or followers share your curated content with their friends, THEY look smart and cool. Be specific.