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People Curation

Aggregage

I just finished reading a great post by Ville Kilkku titled:  Klout, Triberr, paper.li, and the future of content curation.  It made me realize that people curation should be a lot of what we are really talking about here.  Individual content curator tools – example scoop.it. Crowdsourced content curation (Digg and StumbleUpon). He lands on people curation

Tool Tuesday: Twitter curation tools

Akamai Marketing

Enter: Twitter curation. There are several services that curate or organize tweets based on Twitter lists or keywords. For those who track this sort of thing, I’ve noticed that in some cases using a curation service can increase the Klout Score.  Unlike a Twitter stream, these curation tools offer a way to collect a lot of information in a single place. 

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8 Tools to Curate Content for Social Media

SocialFish

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. Check ‘em out!

Content Curation: Are You Doing it Right?

Spin Sucks

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.

Marketing via Aggregation, Filtering and Curation – Tools and Resources

Aggregage

And talks to where they perceive to be the real opportunity: The real opportunity here, in my opinion, is to create – and curate – the best content focused on one specific area frequently enough that you become the one brand that consumers look to for this information. Curation. How Marketing Might Want to Aggregate, Filter, Curate, Publish and Distribute. Am I curating yet?

Five Types of Social Curation

Spin Sucks

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?”. It may be Linkedin Groups , it may be your Facebook fan page, or that Twitter account you never quite off the ground. Five Types Of Social Curation.

Content Creation? Curation? Focus on Publishing Instead

Firebelly

I’ve been talking a lot lately about content curation lately, and our contributor, Erik Deckers, is all about content creation, which has led to some “Tastes great! Someone else curated the collection. It’s falling to the curators to make sure the best stuff is shared, while the bad stuff is ignored. But in the B2C world, it’s Twitter and Facebook.

9 Curated Moments From The Social Curation Summit

Firebelly

In July, I participated in the Social Curation Summit in New York City. Here are 9 noteworthy sound bites from Twitter that represent the variations in conversation, people and moments – my curation from within the Social Curation Summit. People turn to curation when search stops working. everyone now is a curator. Shot with an iPhone.

Association Curation

Aggregage

What surprised me though was that the article does not bring up the opportunities for curation and aggregation by trade associations and professional societies.  If you look at the “most pressing issue” above, clearly a big part of the challenge/opportunity is handling the information overload.  Curation – how do you select the best content. Curation

How to Let Experts Curate Your Content for Free

SocialFish

We all know that we can use content curation to grow our audiences. We can use Twitter lists created by people we admire, but they contain everything each person on the list shares – not just the topics we care about resharing. What we need are curation tools that organize great content that is more likely to go viral by topic. The Challenges of Curation.

Great Curation On Farnam Street

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This time, I think Farnam Street 's chief, curator and smarty pants, Shane Parrish , can best explain who he is: "My goal is to help you go to bed each night smarter than when you woke up. Along the way I write about what I'm learning." I could not be a bigger fan of the Farnam Street newsletter , and his curation is stunning. Enjoy curation. curator. twitter. Episode #515 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Mirum Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. This is where I typically wax poetic about this week's guest. Sounds simple, doesn't it? The

15 Key Facts about Content Curation

Writtent Blog

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.

Facebook Timeline for Brands: Curation and Palpitation

Dave Fleet

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.

Meet 7 Twitter Influencers Who Follow Millions

Ari Herzog

How do you know if you are following one too many people on Twitter? What Twitter tools do you use to manage your relationships; and does the tool matter? asked these questions to seven Twitter users who collectively follow 2.3 Twitter lists are like Google+ circles. love Twitter lists. treat Twitter like TV and radio stations. Media Twittermillion.

Let’s Be Clear on Content Creation vs. Content Curation

agora pulse

Content Creation versus Content Curation … which is best for your brand? Content Curation  is the process of gathering existing information like blogs, social media posts or, ebooks relevant to a particular topic and sharing it with your brand’s followers. Content curation is huge: only 5% of marketers surveyed said they never share third party content. What do they like?

5 Tips for Great Content Curation

mashable.com

Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics. 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. Content curation. Web Curation. Twitter.

New Research Finds the Curation vs Creation Sweet Spot

Convince & Convert

Whether you’re on a first date, meeting new people at a dinner party, or making it rain on Twitter, it’s just not a good idea to go on and on about yourself. This act of finding good content and sharing it is known as content curation. This creation-vs-curation paradox inspired me to look for some answers in the data. Which Works Best, Curation or Creation?

Content Curation – 5 Ways to Succeed…Eventually

Convince & Convert

Content curation is the art and science of finding and sharing quality content on a specific topic. Curation helps you build an audience. Many among the Twitterati have built their followings in large part through content curation. Jason Falls of Social Media Explorer publicly states his Twitter strategy is “find good shit and share it.” Curate Consistently.

Social Media Time Management: The Best-Kept Secrets Revealed for Curating, Creating and Promoting Hot Content

Katie Lance

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. For me, I spend a few minutes every morning looking for great content to curate. Twitter. Twitter lists. Systems are key.

Sendible – Content Curation Suggestion Feature

Proactive Report

Content curation is a vital part of social media content strategy. healthy curation strategy can position your brand as a thought leader. 85% of curators say establishing thought leadership is their main objective. The content suggestion engine analyzes your Twitter feeds and pulls relevant content related to what you post and what engages your audience.  The best part? 

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

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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. 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. Think 70-20-10.

How To Use Twitter For PR

Waxing UnLyrical

When I first started writing this post, I was going to call it “How I Use Twitter.” ” Then I thought again, because a) I’m not as frenetically active on Twitter these days as I used to be, and b) who the heck cares how I use Twitter? Where Twitter for PR usually begins… and ends. Pitching journalists on Twitter. ” 3.

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Who are your curators?

www.missiontolearn.com

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?

Optimizing Twitter For Paper.li

Small Business Mavericks

It’s a new social curation tool that allows anyone to start their own online newspaper, except that the “news&# one prints isn’t original content. does is take links sent out through Twitter and curates them into one news source according to the publisher’s preferences. then tweets the publication of the curated news source. Upon tweeting, Paper.li @mentions anyone whose tweet is included in that news curation. You should also follow the publisher on Twitter. By building relationships on Twitter with Paper.li What Paper.li

Creating and Curating: How to Design a Brand that Acts as a Filter

Convince & Convert

Instead of trying to manufacture products outside their expertise, many smart brands are leveraging their reputations by curating a selection of items. J. An online retailer with a unique approach to curation is Cloak & Dapper , a men’s shop that offers a limited selection of high-quality items. Connect with Mark on Twitter and Google +. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

Why Curation Is Just as Important as Creation [OPINION]

mashable.com

Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics. 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. Curation. Twitter.

A Marketer’s Guide to Content Curation

blog.hubspot.com

There is an elephant in the online marketing “room,” and the elephant’s name is Curation. Curation is the most important part of online marketing that no one is talking about. Applying Curation to Our Problems. Curation. Curation has become a fixture for many successful news blogs on the web today. Examples of Curation.

Content Curation: Why Is The Content Curator The Key Emerging Online Editorial Role Of The Future?

www.masternewmedia.org

Print this article | Read this article in: | IT | Content Curation: Why Is The Content Curator The Key Emerging Online Editorial Role Of The Future? What is content curation and why is it so important for the future of web content publishers? The content curator is the next emerging disruptive role in the content creation and distribution chain. And what is its value?

Facebook LinkedIn Twitter in 2013

Ari Herzog

Of the three largest social networking sites in the United States, I plan to use Facebook the most, LinkedIn the second-most, and Twitter the least. Twitter in 2013. Curated lists were used a lot in 2012 and will be leveraged much more frequently to categorize people and observe trends. Please continue reading Facebook LinkedIn Twitter in 2013 and leave a comment if inspired.

18 Tweetable Twitter Tips for Newbies

Waxing UnLyrical

For those of us who’ve been using Twitter for a while, we sometimes forget that there are new adopters of the network every day. Trying to figure out Twitter back in the day was bad enough; can you imagine what it’s like these days? So here are 18 tweetable Twitter tips for newbies (check out that alliteration!). Include a link in your Twitter profile.

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10 Thought Leaders Share Thoughts on Curating Content

www.toprankblog.com

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.

How Are Journalists Engaging Audiences on Social?

Spin Sucks

Sam Bojarski looks at how journalists have been leveraging social streaming, listening and curation to respond and engage with audiences. Understanding the tools journalists are using to engage their audiences can inform the strategy of PR pros and help them to target the right audiences. The post How Are Journalists Engaging Audiences on Social? appeared first on Spin Sucks.

Four tools to revamp your marketing efficiency on Twitter

SocialFish

Twitter is possibly the most powerful marketing platform out there, specifically for brands targeting global audiences. Although Twitter’s speedy pace can help you connect faster and respond to your customers faster, staying on top of rapidly moving streams can be a real challenge. DrmUp is essentially a content curation app that works on intelligent machine learning algorithms.

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The Case for Content Curation

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Twitter. 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? The Case for Curation. Two Misconceptions: Those Who Can’t Create Curate and You’re the Only Person with Something Original to Say. Login.

5 Attention Grabbing Twitter Marketing Tactics for Non-profits

SocialFish

Twitter is perhaps one of the fastest-moving social platforms. With hundreds of thousands of tweets being shared every day, maintaining visibility and driving engagement become key challenges for most Twitter marketers. Take a look at UNICEF’s Twitter page and you’ll see that they’re rather disciplined with their posting – they share one tweet almost every two hours.

How Pinterest Will Transform the Web in 2012: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing

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How Pinterest Will Transform the Web in 2012: Social Content Curation As The Next Big Thing. The most interesting wave hitting the social web in 2012 is social curation. launched as a social information curation platform, Quora adopted boards for a similar purpose, and Fab.com launched a structured social commerce feed. 2010-Now Structured Sets And Social Curation.

The Three C’s of Social Content: Consumption, Curation, Creation

www.briansolis.com

On Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, et al., we were attracted by the promise of reigniting forgotten relationships and enamored by the sparking of new connections. 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.  call this behaviorgraphics.

Curation and the paradox of user-generated radio

The Way of the Web

In an age of democratisation of content creation and particularly at the moment, content curation, it seems as if simple and easy user-generated radio is an obvious desire and fit. Increasingly all of those services are interlinked with Facebook and Twitter, allowing for a high level of integration where the people are. I’ve been having a quick play with Turntable.fm Mixcloud.

When is the social curation bubble going to burst? — Tech News and Analysis

gigaom.com

Follow us on Twitter. -->. When is the social curation bubble going to burst? You just can’t move for social curation services right now. But there’s an extra difficulty, too, for this new breed of social curation services. Curation is hard. Of course, all curation is social to a significant degree — otherwise it’s really just collecting.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

In just a few short years, Twitter has transformed from an odd little sort of public IM service where people posted what they just ate for lunch or what their cat was doing at the moment into one of the big four social networks and a significant channel for news, PR & marketing, politics and more. Twitter’s 200 million users collectively tap out a billion tweets per week.

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Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King

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Login With Facebook | Login With Twitter | Login | Register Jobs Home SAI Wire Clusterstock Money Game War Room Travel Latest Video Hive Tape Questions Blackboard Online Mobile Gadgets Media Startups Road Warriors Most Commented Digital 100 Silicon Alley 100 Hive Tape Questions Hot » Currency | Economy | Gadgets | Hedge Funds | Mobile | Wall Street. curation". Im ready. Kaboom!

Twitter Testing Promoted Tweet Carousel Ad Unit

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter is testing a new ad unit, the Promoted Tweet Carousel, which is similar to the carousel ads that have proven successful on Facebook  and Instagram. One major factor that makes Twitter’s Promoted Tweet Carousel different from carousel ads on Facebook and Instagram is the ability for advertisers to include both their own tweets and tweets about their brands, and Bragdon noted that advertisers must obtain “explicit permission” from Twitter users before using their tweets. — Twitter Advertising (@TwitterAds) June 3, 2016. https://t.co/s7kYJUPb0w. https://t.co/r6F2iEqTyA.

The Secret, Selfish Side Of Social-Curation Sites

www.fastcompany.com

The Secret, Selfish Side Of Social-Curation Sites. 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. Social curation companies like Pinterest, Storify, and Foodspotting are essentially creating hubs for crowdsourcing interests like wedding ideas, hipsterized photos, and tweets that appear social on the surface. At the core, though, social curation is incredibly self-centered. Fast Company.