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. An aggregator will get books about airplanes.

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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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Content Aggregators are Killing Content Creators

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

They’ve aggregated the entire Internet into what’s cool and what’s not so cool. Content aggregators, RSS readers and new social networks are all aiming to deliver the most sought-after content to the people who want the news, wherever they are comfortable.

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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?

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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.

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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. This post Aggregate Social Network Data Using the New Group Report originally appeared on Sprout Social.

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The Wrap, Newser and Content Aggregation: How Much Attribution is.

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Wrap, Newser and Content Aggregation: How Much Attribution is Enough? To me the real question is: when one site aggregates another’s content, how much attribution is enough?

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

Net-Savvy Executive

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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. Tweet.

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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.

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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.

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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. Several 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.

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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

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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.

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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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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.

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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). This location tag is your best bet to make it into an aggregated Instagram Story.

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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. Aggregate Purchase Value.

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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.

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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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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.

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Data is the New Oil

Idaconcpts

Ranging from Facebook to Google to Zynga, thousands of companies are building sustainable businesses on the aggregation of personal data. Data mining has been likened by the World Economic to a “new type of raw material … on par with capital and labor.” One might said to oil.

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Checkout the Social Media Informer

Josh S Peters

Much like similar aggregation sites (Alltop, Social Media Today, etc.) Do you like aggregation services like these? That guy right there has been added to The Social Media Informer. Not sure what that is?

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Checkout the Social Media Informer

Josh S Peters

Much like similar aggregation sites (Alltop, Social Media Today, etc.) Do you like aggregation services like these? That guy right there has been added to The Social Media Informer. Not sure what that is?

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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.

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These Facebook Ad Metrics Are Going Away. Are You Prepared?

agora pulse

Actions (as an aggregate metric). The Actions metric helped you track these results as an aggregate. These days, you can do a lot more with an ad and an aggregate number of all user actions doesn’t make sense anymore.

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These Facebook Ad Metrics Are Going Away. Are You Prepared?

agora pulse

Actions (as an aggregate metric). The Actions metric helped you track these results as an aggregate. These days, you can do a lot more with an ad and an aggregate number of all user actions doesn’t make sense anymore.

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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.

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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.

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It’s All About.SOCIAL

The Realtime Report

For brands that find it difficult to pick a single social media channel, there’s the option of pointing a.SOCIAL domain to a social media aggregation site. Using an aggregated site provides a comprehensive portrait of the brand’s news, promotions, and updates.

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The New Dilemma: Social Media Exposes Us to Too Much, Too Often

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I will also cover some of the popular ways that power users use useful services and features to better organize and aggregate the constant flow of high quality, popular content. This is a guest post by Jason Butlion.

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How To Be A Hashtag Hacker

Firebelly

It has evolved from being just a symbol into allowing people to easily aggregate and organize tweets, status updates, and photos that all have something in common throughout Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Google +, Tumblr, and Pinterest.

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Facing Information Overload? Cronycle Can Help You Filter Through the Web’s Flood of Content

Socialmedia.biz

This is where tools like aggregators such as Feedly or Flipboard come in. Cronycle , a content discovery and collaboration platform for professionals, takes that aggregation a step further (full disclosure: Cronycle is a Blonde 2.0 Image courtesy: CC BY-SA 2.0, Flickr, 25031050@N06.

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The Ultimate Social Media Information Destination: Social Media Informer Launches

Webbiquity SMM

Want to stay up-to-date on the latest social media news and thought-leadership commentary without visiting a gazillion different sites, relying on an RSS feed (or someone else’s filter) that inevitably misses important news, or following aggregation sites that regurgitate the same over-exposed content from a handful of popular sites?

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Lies, Damned Lies and Mis-understood Statistics

Dave Fleet

The original data is useful because the analysis is conducted at an aggregate level, over 630 respondents. Tweet. Earlier this week, All Facebook featured a post on a report by DDB and OpinionWay examining the reasons that Facebook users “unlike” brand pages.

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Tools for Monitoring Online Conversations: Part 2 of Monitor Your Brand Online

Harp Interactive

In order to make things easy you should fiirst create a place that will aggregate all your monitoring results like an RSS reader. Here are some RSS aggregation services : Google Reader , Bloglines , Fastladder. This blog post is the second in the 2 part series on brand monitoring.

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Think Twice About Automating Your Social Media Efforts

SocMed Sean

Personally, I do leverage tools like Paper.li, but as an aggregation tool, not for the purpose of filler tweets. I recently participate in an Twitter chat where the conversation turned to whether or not it’s a good idea to automate social media activities.

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Why is Unmetric “like wallpaper”?

Unmetric

So again, being able to get those optimizations, and being able to get those learnings fast, and in a way that’s aggregated, is really powerful. It seems like quite an unusual comparison, to be told that your product is “like wallpaper.”

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