Curation is Not Aggregation

Firebelly

While it’s not as pure and noble as content creation, it’s more than aggregation. Are you a curator or an aggregator? Aggregation is an amassing of content. Just like little kids who collect rocks, grabbing at every rock and pebble they can find, aggregators find any and all pieces of content that relate to their chosen subject. An aggregator will get books about airplanes. An aggregator will gather Merlots of any kind, or even just “reds.”

Content Aggregation: The Future of (B2B and Consumer) Media?

Webbiquity SMM

Instead, successful media will become aggregators and editors of content, rather than creators. Online content aggregation is as old as the Internet itself, beginning with AOL. Technology to “scrape&# websites and republish content (legally or not) has also been around for some time, but until recently, doing content aggregation well required either a massive investment in infrastructure (like Moreover ) or a unworkable level of manual effort.

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On hardwork, Shorts Cuts and Aggregating in Digital

Direct Marketing Observations

In the world of digital, there exists the potential to aggregate your activities and consolidate your digital streams so as not to duplicate work. Do you ever hear anyone after a huge win, a major client victory or a momentous occasion within an organization say the following? Without the short cuts and the corners we cut, we would have never made it…”.

How to Create a Latest Posts Portfolio Page with WP RSS Aggregator

Kikolani

The plugin you will need is WP RSS Aggregator. Once you have added all of your feeds, you will create a new page on your WordPress website and add in the WP RSS Aggregator shortcode where you want your latest posts to be displayed. If you want more advanced features, such as thumbnails, categories, and keyword filtering, you can purchase add-ons for the plugin on the main WP RSS Aggregator site.

Aggregate Social Network Data Using the New Group Report

Sprout Social

The Group Report allows you to compare and analyze your social strategy across networks by aggregating common metrics across channels and timeframes. After analyzing the Group Report for aggregate data across your social networks, you’ll have a better understanding of your social efforts as a whole. This post Aggregate Social Network Data Using the New Group Report originally appeared on Sprout Social. We’ve wrapped up our reports overhaul with an update to our Group Report.

Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Opinion , Social Media > Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators by Tamar Weinberg on September 23, 2009 Share This is a guest post from Josh Schnell, founder of Macgasm.net and web developer. They’ve aggregated the entire Internet into what’s cool and what’s not so cool.

Professional-Strength Social Media Aggregators - The Net-Savvy.

Net-Savvy Executive

Content Aggregation and Everything Else You Need to Know About it

Social Media Marketing

Here comes the role of Content Aggregation At this time of trouble for a business, the Content aggregation has emerged as a genie from the lamp. Content Aggregation - The Definition. Content aggregation is predominantly about garnering the content from digital sources on a pre-specified relevant topic. But what are Content aggregators? There are diverse benefits of content aggregation for your business, and we have listed a few below.

Facebook Reader a welcome feature

Sherrilynne Starkie

Facebook Featured Headline Social Media Facebook Reader Google Reader News aggregator Google will soon shelve Reader and this has created a lot of panicky online noise from ardent fans. However, I am largely unconcerned. I have had a Reader account for several years now, but hadn’t really ever used it. I did, at one time, make use of an RSS reader called BlogBridge. I liked that it had the ability to search through feeds to find specific content.

gazeMetrix: Monitor Your Visual Brand Mentions Based on Image Recognition

Mindjumpers

With all the various monitoring and social data aggregations tools combined, brands are increasingly able to collect true insights. This obliges brands to put in a lot of human efforts in filtering through all the data collected by aggregation tools. Big Data Instagram Social Media PR Visual content analytics brand mentions data aggregation gazematrix insights monitoring photo sharing share of gaze share of voice Social Data social PR VenueSeen visual brand mentions

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Sony Builds Interactive Social Media Hub For 2014 World Cup

The Realtime Report

With an exponential rise in the use of social media platforms between the 2010 World Cup and today, One Stadium Live provides a unique venue to aggregate the increasing amount of conversations soccer fans are having across the world. Social Media Campaigns Facebook Google Isobar One Stadium Live Online forum soccer social media Social Media aggregation Sony Twitter World Cup

Tips on How PR Pros Can Create Social Media Success

Mindjumpers

Get acquainted with news aggregation services. Therefore, it can be a good idea to use a blog aggregation tool such as Netvibes to create a dashboard of relevant content sources. Social Media Tips blog connected conversation delicious Mashable Netvibes news aggregation services PR pros social news backgrounder success

The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

This works much like the highlighting feature in Kindle…it acts more like a news curator than a compiler — and there are plenty of aggregator apps out there — but it’s a fast way to check out what others are reading, too. A personalized news aggregator. Aggregate content from a wide range of web sources (news and blogs) based on keyword searches, filter results to remove duplicates and by date/time ranges, and deliver dynamic news feeds on web pages.

Should Your Social Networks Mingle?

Direct Marketing Observations

A lot of the apps and web services that come across the desk lately have to do with consolidation and aggregation. In fact, back in April there was a pretty good post in Social Media Today on 7 social media aggregation tools that you should use that caught my eye. There’s an assumption that we need consolidation and aggregation. Consolidation yes aggregation maybe. Tags: Social Networks marc meyer social media social media aggregation

New Features Added to B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer

Webbiquity SMM

The intent of the sites is to aggregate and make it easy to find great content. Business Blogging Social Media Marketing Ambal Balakrishnan b2b marketing zone Brian Carroll content aggregation content curation Gini Dietrich Harry Hoover Paul Dunay social media informer social signals Tony KarrerSeveral great new features were recently added to the B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer by co-founder Tony Karrer.

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We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 2)

Firebelly

This week, however, I want to talk about those who aggregate content from all over the web and syndicate it through their Twitter streams. They were simply aggregating content from around the web and pushing it through their Twitter stream.

Social Media Content for Business

Mindjumpers

The SMI is an aggregation site for content about social media. Aggregation sites like SMI makes it easier to locate content. Technorati Tags: news aggregator , smi , Social Media , social media blog , social media informer , social media resource. Tags: Social Media news aggregator smi social media blog social media informer social media resource Tweet. Mindjumpers Blog has been featured on the Social Media Informer (SMI).

Best B2B Marketing and Sales Strategy Guides and Insights of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Social media, content aggregation and curation , user-generated content and other developments have dramatically changed the B2B buying cycle over the past few years. Marketers need to think like publishers not only to improve their company’s visibility in search (which is where 93% of B2B buying cycles now start ) but also to address the differing information needs of buying team members, at different stages during the decision process.

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Can Big Data Help You Make a Genuine Emotional Connection?

The Social Media Hat

How data and social media aggregation help you understand and connect with your customer on a more intimate level

5 New Business Books That You Should Read (But Probably Never Heard Of)

Twist Image

" Being a human aggregator is the key to growing an existing business or starting a new one. aggregator. There is a lot of great business book reading happening right now. Three of the bigger (and more well-known) business book authors within my tool shed of interest have (or are about to release) brand new books.

How AI-driven customer personalization is driving the top line

Meltwater

AI is enabling the world’s largest brands and retailers to aggregate disparate customer data so they can better understand their consumer base, enhance their user experience online and offline and… Read More >>>. Blog AI & Innovation

How To Engage On Sites Using Facebook’s New Commenting Plugin

Dave Fleet

Company-related conversation aggregated on employee Facebook profile. Lost opportunity to aggregate relevant conversation and to activate advocates on page. Aggregated conversations provide additional content for Facebook pages. Conversations aggregated on company page may not be positive in tone. Lost opportunity to aggregate relevant conversation and to activate advocates on page.

6 Ways to Use Hashtags in Instagram Stories

Convince & Convert

In Instagram Posts: When you put hashtags in the captions of your Instagram images, the images will appear in the public aggregation of those hashtags (assuming your profile is public). The Bad News: When you place hashtags in your Instagram Story, your images or video will not always be accepted into the hashtag aggregation—yes, even if your profile is set to public. The aggregation of these hashtagged Stories depends on engagement and the quality of the image or video posted.

Socialized Joins Social Media Informer August 25 Launch

Socialized

I was asked to participate in this week's launch of this new site which looks to have a great strategy for aggregating and distributing social If you're a regular reader of this blog and you're very observant, you may have noticed the Social Media Informer badge on my right sidebar.

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Digimind and El País Partner to Monitor Online Public Discourse about the 2017 Catalan Elections

Digimind

Digimind recently partnered with Prisa, a global Spanish and Portuguese media group and the official public opinion aggregator for the Catalan elections to be held on December 21st. Social media has undoubtedly become a preferred means for individuals to express their opinions, especially when it comes to matters of public interest.

What Is a Social Media Hub and Why Would You Use One?

Webbiquity SMM

The content can be aggregated in real time from social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and Youtube. Aggregating your brand-related updates on social media hub can magnify the impact of disconnected posting efforts. The functionality and features of social media hubs are similar to social media aggregators that create social media walls. Guest post by Anne Griffin. Are you familiar with the concept of a social media hub?

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4 Ways to Make Sure You Always Have Something to Say Online

yMarketingMatters

Content Aggregators: As you monitor the web, you will find favorite sources that publish relevant content all the time. Using RSS (Rich Site Summary, or sometimes Really Simple Syndication) news feeds, which are common on most online publishing sites (look for the familiar orange icon), content aggregators assemble feeds from different sources, including Google and Yahoo Alerts, into one place so you can scan all of them at once to find items of interest.

The Social Hub Guide for Brands

Pixlee

Social hubs gather all your content from different social networks, aggregate it, and display it in one place. Support a contest or giveaway by aggregating posts with a shared hashtag on a microsite to highlight the user-generated content that’s created. There are several self-serve platforms available that can help you aggregate your social media profiles. Connect your social networks or plug in the hashtags and handles you want to display to start aggregating content.

How to Coach Marketing Teams to Measure Success

Oktopost

Be a content aggregator, not a content provider on social media. Perhaps the biggest gain any marketing team can receive is learning how to measure success. In today’s data driven world, B2B businesses need to rely on numbers more than ever before. But can numbers alone predict success?

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Why Choose a Social Media Management Tool Over a Native Tool?

agora pulse

Agorapulse also has an ad comment manager that aggregates responses to your paid posts, so you can reply more efficiently. Social inbox that aggregates DMs and comments so you don’t have to click through individual posts to engage with followers.

Checkout the Social Media Informer

Josh S Peters

Much like similar aggregation sites (Alltop, Social Media Today, etc.) The site is actually a spin off of Browse My Stuff which is a giant aggregation engine, or as the founder Tony Karrer puts it “It’s an aggregator based on social curation that allows us to quickly stand up vertical publications.&#. Do you like aggregation services like these? That guy right there has been added to The Social Media Informer. Not sure what that is?

Checkout the Social Media Informer

Josh S Peters

Much like similar aggregation sites (Alltop, Social Media Today, etc.) The site is actually a spin off of Browse My Stuff which is a giant aggregation engine, or as the founder Tony Karrer puts it “It’s an aggregator based on social curation that allows us to quickly stand up vertical publications.&#. Do you like aggregation services like these? That guy right there has been added to The Social Media Informer. Not sure what that is?

2020: The Year Data Saved The World

Waxing UnLyrical

In a sea of dashboards and trackers following COVID-19’s path, the lack of aggregated data for schools in the state of New York led me to create my own. How you think 2020 will be remembered? I think it will be as The Year Data Saved The World.

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Facebook Website Custom Audiences Based on Pixel Events

Jon Loomer

Refine by Aggregated Value. The second option when clicking to refine is “Aggregated Value.” For example, an audience could be created for those who come back multiple times to make purchases totaling more than $1,000 in aggregate. You can apply frequency to any event, but let’s focus on the PageView event… This allows me to target those who have viewed the most pages on my website — in aggregate. Aggregate Purchase Value.

Red Dress Collection Presented by Macy’s

Ignite Social Media

UGC Aggregator at the Venue. One of our favorite additions to this year’s event was the UGC aggregator that we created to engage the audience pre-show. The aggregator was displayed on a large screen for all to see behind the runway. In the world of social media marketing, it’s a misconception that we’re always hidden behind our computer screens scouring social channels 24-7. Every so often, we get the opportunity to support our client’s event activations via social.

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How Apple’s iOS 14 Update Will Impact Facebook Advertising

Ignite Social Media

Additionally, aggregated data will not include the ability to breakdown data by demographic. In the middle of 2020, Facebook began to raise the alarm on iOS updates and its impact on Facebook advertising.

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4 Ways to Make Sure You Always Have Something to Say Online

yMarketingMatters

Content Aggregators: As you monitor the web, you will find favorite sources that publish relevant content all the time. There are a number of good aggregators on the web. Bonus Tip: Before deciding on an aggregator, check out its mobile app. It’s probably the most common problem faced by business owners who use social media and blogging for their business: What am I going to say? What can I post that is topical, interesting and valuable?

Social media: the ultimate skills cheat sheet

Sherrilynne Starkie

Surface content sources, compile lists, links, aggregate and package content, publish and distribute content. Surface content sources, compile lists, links, aggregate and package content, publish and distribute content. The term ‘social media consultant’ can mean different things to different people because there is a whole range of skills and talents on offer. The cheat sheet provides a summary of the key skills a well-rounded social media consultant should possess.

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Facebook Commenting Platform: Pros and Cons For Businesses

Dave Fleet

Comment syndication and aggregation – commenters can push their comments to Facebook; comments left as a reply over there are aggregated back on the original site. However, once the comments are over there it’s not entirely clear for users that their comments will be aggregated back over on the original site. Facebook has announced a new version of its Comments Box plugin – its social plugin that enables Facebook-connected commenting on a website.

4 Ways to Thump Your Competition with Better Facebook Analysis

Convince & Convert

For example, People Talking About This is the mathematical coin of the realm these days, but is a steaming gumbo of aggregated data that rolls together 13 different behaviors. Managing a Facebook page is a major part of many companies’ marketing and communication programs, but the data we use to measure the effectiveness of those efforts is sorely lacking.