Content Curation Tools: A Curated List of Content Curation Tools

Razor Social

Finding, curating, and sharing valuable content is a very time-consuming process. Content curation is the process of filtering through huge amounts of content from different online outlets to find the best content to share with your social media audience. The following chart is taken from a survey conducted by Curata (content curation and content marketing platform), showing how businesses share curated content with their customers and prospects.

Five models of content curation


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. Aggregation is the act of curating the most relevant information about a particular topic into a single location.


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The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

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 ). What’s more, the work of discovering and saving curation-worthy content—and in some cases, even displaying and sharing it—doesn’t have to be (entirely at least) a manual effort. A social network / curation tool for images.

3 Top Challenges Facing the Social Content Curator

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. This is a common concern amongst thought leaders, since sharing curated content directs users to someone else’s website instead of your own.

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. Content Curation: Everyone Is Doing It. Curation Is Social. Curation Establishes Thought Leadership.

Why the Future of Social Community is Omni-Social

Convince & Convert

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. Here’s an overview of Omni-Social: The original “social media” consisted mainly of brand-owned channels like the old-school HOG ( Harley Owners’ Group ) community built and facilitated by Harley-Davidson.

How to Curate Content: The Secret Sauce to Getting Noticed, Becoming an Influencer, and Having Fun Online

Buffer Social

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. Click to jump to any section: The one-a-day formula for great content curation. Content curation tools.

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

Twist Image

Based on interviews with hundreds of children and adults, it describes new, unsettling relationships between friends, lovers, parents, and children, and new instabilities in how we understand privacy and community, intimacy and solitude. " Curation Nation - How To Win In A World Where Consumers Are Creators by Steven Rosenbaum. " Being a human aggregator is the key to growing an existing business or starting a new one. aggregator. curation nation.

7 Brands With a Killer Social Media Campaign


7 Social Media Campaign Ideas to Inspire Your Strategy in 2021: Knix ’s Community-building. 1: Knix’s Community-building Campaign. Apparel brand Knix tapped into the power of community for their Swim 2020 social media campaign.

Why We Still Love Twitter


Community Management/Customer Service. While certainly not as formally established as Groups on Facebook or Subreddits on Reddit, Twitter communities are every bit the real deal. The platform gives users the freedom to curate their feed around their interests, however diverse or narrow they might be, and the one thing they all have in common: Twitter is where news breaks and conversation happens first. Ah, Twitter.

How to Get Heard in a Noisy World

Convince & Convert

Go Where People Are Paying Attention People are busy, which is why they want to aggregate their news in one source. That’s why most brands aggregate their content on Facebook and other platforms these days: People turn there for business news because their friends, colleagues, and favorite leaders are there in one place. Keep that in mind when curating your online universe. Image via People do strange things when they’re desperate to be heard.

How to Find Your Social Voice and Help Others Do the Same

Convince & Convert

Michele Wingate , Social Media Manager for American Family Insurance , joins the Social Pros Podcast this week todiscuss building lasting relationships on social media, complying with federal marketing regulations, and developing an internal community to support employees in social media. “I’m not sure anybody’s truly themselves in social media in the aggregate.” The next person I want to mention is actually our community manager, Tom Buchheim.

Social media: the ultimate skills cheat sheet

Sherrilynne Starkie

Curation Underpins thought leadership, relationships and partnering and creates audience value. 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. Community Management.

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3 Reasons To Dig Deeper In Social Listening

Convince & Convert

Tweet Guest post by Connie Bensen , the Director of Community Strategy and Social Media at Alterian , which provides leading marketing products for the enterprise. They create pockets of communities where like-minded people share information and seek advice. There are a number of tools that can assist with identifying these opportunities, but the challenge isn’t collecting the data, it’s aggregating the results and knowing what to do about them.

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A Great New Social Media Resource | Social Media Informer

Saying It Social

Topic Hubs are sites that aggregate content from a variety of sources, organize that content around keywords in the topic domain, and support both manual and social curation of that content. The goal of a content community is to provide a high quality destination that highlights the most recent and best content as defined by the community. They come to the content community to find information on particular topics of interest to them.

How to Create Living Content to Boost Brand Reputation and Visibility

Convince & Convert

If you can’t commit to updating your post regularly, you can turn it into living content by adding value through a curation tool that lets you embed content. Note that I’m not suggesting an aggregation tool. Until they get a lot more sophisticated and allow you to fine-tune the parameters, aggregation tools just add more noise and erode your users’ trust in you as the curator. to curate SEO tools for small businesses. Image via

Facebook and Twitter Offer News Organizations Much More than Just News Delivery

Adam Sherk

And a Facebook Page is a good place to aggregate and curate user-generated content to tell more of a story, particularly at the local level. Thus through social media news organizations offer not only news and information but also community and even entertainment. The Pew Research Center’s The State of the News Media 2012 is out and the section on What Facebook and Twitter Mean for News makes for an interesting read.

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Social Media Best Practices to Help Guide You During Any Crisis

agora pulse

Check other social media automation systems like Triberr, Viral Content Bee, Quuu, and other reciprocal sharing systems or RSS Feed aggregators. Remember when curating content during a time of crisis: Understand that sometimes it’s best to say nothing.

Word of mouth marketing: how to drive conversations and sales at the same time

Sprout Social

Gymshark, Threadless and Casper are shining examples of brands that flourished thanks to community-building and word of mouth. Either on-site, social media, Google or third-party review aggregators. Review aggregation sites are crucial for software brands, as is Google search.

To Do or to Act is the First Step to Successful Cross Cultural Communications

Waxing UnLyrical

That’s when I made up my mind to bring together like-minded professionals to volunteer, crowd fund and create an event that would be sought after year on year by the PR community in India. Most importantly the summit is an aggregation of knowledge and a great forum for cross-cultural exchange. He curates the largest summit for communications professionals. Guest Post by Amith Prabhu. Last month, India celebrated its 69th Independence Day.

Top 10 Social Media Management Tools for 2020

agora pulse

For efficient social media publishing, simple content curation, and an integrated media library, e-clincher is a solid solution. Hootsuite also integrates with select apps for content curation and supports boosting. Engagement: Loomly makes community management surprisingly simple.

Fun and Features Take Center Stage in MINI’s #asktheNEWMINI Video Campaign

Convince & Convert

These are some of the questions posed by MINI’s passionate fan community in the company’s #asktheNEWMINI campaign. MINI is one of those “love brands” that is lucky to have a highly passionate fan community. But, more importantly – MINI has taken the time to get to know their community of “MINIacs” and what they’re interested in. Facebook hosts a tab aggregating all of the video content from Instagram to date, plus encourages question submissions.

Blogging Upstream

Waxing UnLyrical

But Tootzypop is part of the Glam Media network of sites, and I know from placement on Glam verticals that it’s our posts on exactly these topics that tend to get the highest aggregated traffic. Does my audience want entertainment, or community, or both? Social functionality elevates the audience, but further diminishes the focus on our carefully selected, edited, and curated writing. Guest post by Marcia Zellers.

Thank you Google, for the Antithesis of a More Social Network

Waxing UnLyrical

Keeping the early adopter community in context, t here isn’t a desire to connect more, or even connect better. The need for a social network that automatically aggregates all my “friends&# and then cuts off the irrelevant noise. Behind that little black bar lies a curated stream; not a lounge with 750 million open-mic nights. [Ed: I know we've had a LOT of posts on Google+ here recently. But I wanted to give my bloggers a voice.

The lean social team: How Sprout powers efficiency for social marketers and proves their ROI

Sprout Social

And on top of that, they have to monitor and engage with their community and turn data into a story to prove the ROI of their work. Throughout the year, we’ve heard from our social communities and several Sprout customers who have felt the weight of being a team of one.

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10 Best Social Media Management Tools

agora pulse

For efficient social media publishing, simple content curation, and an integrated media library, e-clincher is a solid solution. Hootsuite also integrates with select apps for content curation and supports boosting. Loomly makes community management surprisingly simple.

45 of the Best Social Media Analytics Tools

agora pulse

Loomly is a social dashboard that has publishing, community management, and ads. With Minter analytics, you can gauge campaign results, aggregate mentions, compare your brand against competitors, and automatically send reports to clients and colleagues.

Where Most Got Social Business All Wrong, Including Me

Convince & Convert

Deploying internal communities using software platforms like IBM or Jive just because your competitors are doing so is a complete waste a time, money and resources. Why is it important for my business to deploy internal communities, tear down silos, coordinate go-to-market plans or get my butt out of my cubicle and have a conversation with my colleagues down the hall? And many times, it’s fixing disjointed content and community management practices.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with Pixlee


Pixlee’s industry-leading UGC platform is known for its extensive content creation, curation, and multi-channel publishing capabilities. Here you can see aggregate data of engagement rates and follower counts for each influencer, as well as performance of content collected using your brand hashtag. Check out how this helped The Sportsman’s Guide strengthen their online community.

The 10 Top Social Media Tools Brands are Using to Succeed in 2019

Buffer Social

Tools for content curation, discovery, scheduling, publishing, analytics, and more can be used to enhance your effectiveness. While it’s not an RSS aggregator like Feedly, you can follow topics on Flipboard and it curates the world’s news stories to help you stay informed. This type of calendar is important because, by consistently posting great content, you’ll be able to grow your audience, increase engagement, and build a community online.

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What Are You Looking Forward to in Social Media in 2020?: Experts Round-Up

agora pulse

This will require every organization to fundamentally reexamine their social strategy and will usher in a rebirth of the community manager role. But curation is also key.

How Companies Like Bored Panda, REI, and Vox Are Growing Their Organic Reach on Social Media

Buffer Social

Facebook Live) or by building a niche community through a Facebook Group, you can likely get a higher organic reach. Curate user-generated content. There has been a general trend towards niche and more active groups on social media, with Facebook, the largest social media network, leading the way to “give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together” 4 Facebook’s latest mission statement, according to Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook Filed for a Trademark on the Word Meta. You Should See the Description.

Bill Hartzer

On October 28, 2021 Facebook filed for a trademark on the word Meta. Of course, that’s not surprising, since Facebook announced that they are changing the company name to Meta. If you go to the website you’ll be redirected to this web page on

A Walk Through Twitter’s Walled Garden

The Realtime Report

Over the last month, the long-suffering Twitter developer community has been wracked by a series of “ menacing ” and “ ominous “ announcements from Twitter indicating that the company plans to introduce even stricter guidelines, with further restrictions on services that are similar to Twitter, allow people to write and publish tweets, or move people to non-Twitter web sites.

The 10 Top Social Media Tools Brands are Using to Succeed in 2019

Buffer Social

Tools for content curation, discovery, scheduling, publishing, analytics, and more can be used to enhance your effectiveness. While it’s not an RSS aggregator like Feedly, you can follow topics on Flipboard and it curates the world’s news stories to help you stay informed. This type of calendar is important because, by consistently posting great content, you’ll be able to grow your audience, increase engagement, and build a community online.

Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately


If you missed out and would love to keep updated about future events, feel free to join the Facebook group to keep in touch, and also connect with the attendees who have formed a wonderfully supportive and informative community. A Brief History of Internet “Joke Aggregator” The Fat Jew // Mashable. When curating your content, for goodness’ sake, attribute your sources! Here we are again! Fridays come around so fast, it seems… which is good, and bad.

13 Competitor Analysis Tools to Spy on Your Competition

Sprout Social

Feedly is a content aggregator that stores and organizes content as it’s published, including that of your competitors. Recognizing this, Mailcharts aggregates emails from competing campaigns to help influence your own. This tool automatically aggregates emails from competitors and organizes them into a simple, user-friendly dashboard. Last but not least, this industry analysis tool uses community data to curate data and content from startups relevant to your niche.

The 5 Must-read Books for Bloggers in 2011


He talks about how to give away digestible how-to content that creates a loyal, well-fed business community. Curation Nation. Many bloggers are embracing the concept of the human curator. There is too much information to filter, and aggregation tools aren’t as good as a real person. We’ve developed a need to go beyond aggregation to break through the digital noise. In Curation Nation , Steven Rosenbaum “curates the curators”.

The digital marketing trends & ideas to take into 2017, and beyond


If you’re going to grow something, it’s potentially worth using the power of the aggregate, reaching out to smaller and more engaged communities rather than a large volume of people.”. Nobody can manually be 100% up to date on every conversation trend across every community. We’re more than just a brand, we’re a community and a movement – creating a world where everyone can feel like they Belong Anywhere. You just have to be great at curating!”.

A Brand's Guide to Unsplash: How to Unlock the Next Big Visual Marketing Channel

Buffer Social

Organic posting on Unsplash As you might have seen, many brands are uploading their own curated photos to Unsplash, contributing great, free photography to the Unsplash system. The greatest part is that you're giving back to the community and delivering value to photo-seekers.