8 Tools to Curate Content for Social Media
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
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. Of course, in this case, we’re not talking about curating content to use on personal profile pages—we’re talking about content curation for the purpose of marketing on social media.
How to Use Content Curation To Grow Your Online Presence
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
However, Google did not have to create all of this content but rather just curate it for others. Not by starting a search engine, perhaps, but by finding, sorting and providing pertinent information to those who are interested in the topic your company addresses, otherwise known as content curation. So, you know you need more content on your website. Curate.
Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources
JANUARY 31, 2011
Great picture and post on the Information Overload Paradox : The post talks about the issue of overload: I can certainly consume more content than I could two decades ago, but no matter how much content is available, I can’t consume much more. And relative to the sheer volume of content available to me, I’m actually consuming a smaller percentage every day. Curation.
3 Top Challenges Facing the Social Content Curator
JUNE 30, 2016
Today’s thought leaders cannot be successful without smart sharing of great content published by others. 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. Post by Adi Englander. Let’s get started. Adi Englander
10 Thought Leaders Share Thoughts on Curating Content
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
Some companies choose a pure creation strategy and find it to be a formidable undertaking, especially creating unique and valuable content over a long period of time. Within the field of content marketing, curation is becoming a popular topic of discussion. Curating content can provide the best of both. That becomes a really big issue with content curation.
The Case for Content Curation
APRIL 4, 2012
Subscribe to RSS. Curation-ism, Part 1: The Case for Content Curation. Curation-ism, Part 1: The Case for Content Curation. By this point, content curation is a widely adopted term, but what exactly does it entail? How does it fit into a content marketing strategy , and how effective is it, really? The Case for Curation.
Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King Steve Rosenbaum , Magnify.net | Jun. See Also: THE MICROSOFT INVESTOR: Even With Impressive ROIC, Stock Might Reach New Lows Watch Out Data Hogs: Verizon To Join AT&T With Its Own Tiered Data Plans Foursquare Is Going To Tell You Where To Eat Pretty Soon "Content is King" -- no longer. Bloggers make content. curation".
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. The Internet changed how people find and read content. Why content is important On the Web, people trade attention for good, useful content. They aggregate and curate news. Agree re strategy.
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. The first is to find great curators.
Why Human-Curated Content Outstrips Computers Every Time
Convince & Convert
JANUARY 10, 2014
Elias Roman , Co-founder of Songza , joins the Social Pros Podcast this week (on the 99th episode!) to discuss the undeniable power of excellent curation, delivering content to users that is perfect for the moment, and what makes people hit the “share” button. From Cision , a free ebook called Power Your Story: Content Marketing Essentials. Listen Now. Coming up!
Content Curation for Twitter: How To Be a "Thought Leader DJ"
SEPTEMBER 25, 2010
Content Curator is a DJ. On Twitter, you are mixing content, content that the audience you hope to engage will find--not only interesting--but, irresistible, irresistible enough to comment on, @reply, retweet, share, like, etc. Ultimately, you hope your followers will enlist their followers to follow you because of your great content. Whom do you know? Hey Angela!
If You Didn’t Think RSS Was Dead Before, Facebook Just Killed it, Completely
Stay N' Alive
APRIL 13, 2016
This, in my not so humble opinion, effectively kills RSS, as a consumer blog and article consumption medium, once and for all. Sure enough, if you read Google trends , a natural interest in RSS fell by at least 50% back in 2013. RSS isn’t social. You can’t reply via RSS. You can’t share via RSS.
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. Are Content Aggregators Vampires? Cuban is a content creator.
Content Curation Tips: 6 Places to Find Content to Share on Social Media
SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
75% of marketers don’t have the time to create custom content. According to the experts at Curata, time and resource constraints are a major barrier for many companies who want to build a content empire, but lack the time. Content curation isn’t a quick fix for your staffing woes, or a way to escape your company’s need to think in campaigns. Create a Twitter List.
Online Content Curation: The Key To Building Visibility, Authority And Value
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
Curated in real-time. When I first wrote about this , six years ago, I called this type of work newsmastering and newsradars , but now that the real-time element has come into play, as much as social media, video, Twitter and other new content sources, the original idea of what a newsmaster / content curator is and what tools and features are really needed has certainly started to change.
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. From Cision , a free ebook called Power Your Story: Content Marketing Essentials. The RSS feed is: [link].
On The Death Of Google Reader
APRIL 11, 2013
But is this just a sign of RSS feeds becoming a part of Internet Past? ” This is mainly because Twitter has become my RSS feed over the last couple of years. think this could be the beginning of the end for the RSS feed. An RSS feed is really just another stop I have to make in my daily intake of information. The reactions to this spanned from, “ ERMAHGERD!
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.
How To Create More Content, Faster, Without Sacrificing on Quality
FEBRUARY 29, 2016
have improved over the years, but I am nowhere near the level of those prolific content producers who seem to have a novel’s worth of content in them at all times. But if your aim is to write more productively and create varied content, then read on. Learn The Art Of Content Re-packaging. So what does re-packaging content entail? Consider Live Content.
The Future Of Content Curation
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
Anyway, they've kindly let me reproduce it here, so here it is : One of the most remarkable quotes of the last couple of weeks came from Christopher Bailey, CCO of Burberry, who said: "We are now as much a media-content company as we are a design company, because it's all part of the overall experience." The real value in social curation is relevance.
MySpace is Reborn as Social Curation
OCTOBER 27, 2010
Inspiring Funny Obsolete Scary Must-Have Amazing Innovative Nerdy Read More: Courtney Holt , Curate , Curation , Myspace , MySpace Music , Steve Rosenbaum , Technology News Get Technology Alerts Email Comments 3 First look at the New MySpace promises changes in design -- embraces community knowledge and passion. Today MySpace is reborn as a content centric discovery platform.
How publishers curate the world of content
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
eMedia Vitals Vital Answers eMedia Jobs Blog How GEO scales international content to local markets Blog NewsTilt lesson: Know thy audience Blog A ‘niche within a niche’: Behavioral targeting. Content providers are experimenting with all sort of ways for editors and technology to push outside content to readers, whether through aggregation or curation (for a lengthy discussion about the difference, check out the Nieman Journalism Lab ). SFGate.com , home of the San Francisco Chronicle , has extensive topic pages, powered by the curation platform OneSpot.
‘Curation,’ and journalists as curators
OCTOBER 12, 2010
» ‘Curation,’ and journalists as curators The Latin root of the noun curator means “to care. We know the word primarily in connection with museum collections, which may make some folks think of dusty old boring things, or preserving history — and maybe that’s not your idea of what journalists should be doing. Then consider the job of the museum curator. If we talk about curation, we refer to more than a simple act of filtering. If the museum curator puts 100 of those tokens in one case, my eyes will glaze over.
Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 6: The Tools Universe
OCTOBER 14, 2010
Print this article Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 6: The Tools Universe What tools do I need to do " content curation "? Do I need a different technology if I want to curate the news and not the rest? How about if I want to curate only video clips. How many " curation " tools are out there and what are the key differences among them?
The Conundrum of Content
Direct Marketing Observations
AUGUST 9, 2012
Others are getting my good content. Or maybe I should just say they are getting my content, whether it’s good or not, well that’s in the eyes of the reader now isn’t it? Being a content producer is brutal, it’s hard and it never ends. Because content, in and of itself, is constantly being redefined and producing it is constantly a challenge.
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? With so many blogs to choose from , the challenge can sometimes flip from finding content to share to choosing which content to share. Here’s the complete list of the top 100 RSS feeds that have been connected in Buffer. The Top 100 Blogs to Curate for Social Media Power Users. Enjoy!
Content Curation: Learning from others and sharing their knowledge
OCTOBER 3, 2010
Go to Home Page: Access Key 1 Skip to Main Menu: Access Key 2 Skip to Section Menu: Access Key 3 Skip to Main Content: Access Key S Skip to Search: Access Key 4 Skip to Footer: Access Key 5 Cool Its not just an attitude , its my name. Some of you have actually been curating content for years, others are just hearing about it, so it seems a good topic for discussion.
8 Ways to Consistently Generate Excellent Content for Social Marketing
AUGUST 4, 2016
Solid content is integral to a social media marketing strategy. Your campaigns aren’t going to work if the kernel (the content) is not appealing. Your Your content is: How you communicate your brand message and value prop to your audience. Consistently generating excellent content is a grueling task, but having reliable processes can help. Employ a Content Curator.
Why Buffer, HootSuite and Post Planner are the Holy Trinity of Managing Social Media
JUNE 21, 2012
When it comes to staying on top of social media, one of the big challenges we have is to find the social media tools that will help us achieve a happy medium between curating, listening, engaging and producing content. You can syndicate your blog posts to Facebook via your RSS feed. f. My primary platform for content curation is Twitter. What to do? Such is life.
Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 5: The Curator Attributes And Skills
OCTOBER 7, 2010
Print this article Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 5: The Curator Attributes And Skills What skills do I need to have if I want to be an effective real-time news curator ? What makes a great news curator stand out from those who do automatic aggregation or from bloggers who create simple news stories lists? the ability to preserve content.
Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 2: Aggregation Is Not Curation
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
Print this article | Read this article in: | Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 2: Aggregation Is Not Curation We are no longer just consumers of content , we have become curators of it too. As I see it: " Aggregation is automated, curation is manual. Human-powered, manual news curation is. Curation is a step above that, human selection.
How to Curate 6,000 Pieces of Content This Year
Convince & Convert
MARCH 8, 2013
Todd Wheatland, VP of Marketing at Kelly OCG, joins the Social Pros Podcast from Content Marketing World in Sydney, Australia this week to discuss producing massive amounts of relevant content, curating your personal brand, and how to get your followers to share your content. The RSS feed is: [link]. Spinning Data into Content. Listen Now . via Kelly.
Social Media Automation, Respect, Credibility And Robots
MARCH 26, 2011
On the surface, it seems like a cool idea: you choose the Bloggers you know and trust, and all of the content created by this collective is shared within the entire collective's Twitter network. The spirit of this platform sounds great: ensure that great content gets shared and gets attention. The truth is, I don't get a chance to read everyone's Blog posts all of the time, and it seems disingenuous to recommend something automatically to my connections without spending some time with a piece of content and thinking about if it would add real value to the people I am connected to.
Real-Time News Curation - Types And Real-World Examples
SEPTEMBER 24, 2010
Print this article Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 3: Types And Real-World Examples Whats more important? If you have been wondering what is the difference between aggregated news and curated news, or what good curated content looks like, look no further. As I wrote, " aggregation is automated, curation is manual ". Types of Curation 1.
End Of Blogs
MARCH 14, 2013
It is filled with hundreds (maybe thousands) of blogs, websites and more that provide me with a curated view of what's most important to me to do my job better. By connecting to the right people in places like Twitter and Facebook, all of you have - essentially - become a way better engine of curation. It was great for me, maybe great for you and a bunch of journalists and media folks , but the general public never latched on the the magic that is RSS. RSS was the next generation of newsfeed, and it was a key driver in making blogging popular and accessible. content.
Content Promotion Strategy: 23 Proven Ways to Explode Website Traffic
JULY 15, 2013
“If you write great content, people will find it.” While that’s certainly an idyllic thought of a world in which marketers can just focus on creating outstanding content, it’s just not accurate anymore. Call it an era of abundance, information obesity, or the content arms race, but the truth is that it’s much harder than it used to be to build an audience. Curate Thoughtfully.
Self-Promotion And Self-Loathing In The Digital Age
OCTOBER 10, 2012
feel like there is nothing more fascinating than the human condition, and when it is coupled with a niche interest and person who is passionate about creating content, I marvel at the power of social media and these connected channels. The problem comes in the self-promotion and pimping of that content. They curate, edit and create. They point you in the direction of wonderful and magnificent pieces of obscure content. And - by the way - did RSS die? content. I'm going to make a confession: I don't like the digital me all that much anymore. My podcast.