Customer Experience in the Age of the Aggregator

Simply Measured

In the age of the aggregator, the power of the consumer has never been greater, and brands simply can’t afford to enter the social realm and try to “play the game” by their own rules — whatever those are.

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.

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What’s the law around aggregating news online

www.niemanlab.org

ABOUT ARCHIVES CONTACT SUBSCRIBE TWITTER What’s the law around aggregating news online? So much of the web is built around aggregation — gathering together interesting and useful things from around the Internet and presenting them in new ways to an audience.

Aggregators: the good ones vs. the looters

www.mondaynote.com

The Carriers’ Rebellion » Aggregators: the good ones vs. the looters September 19, 2010 - 6:58 pm | Edited by Frédéric Filloux News aggregators have grown into all shapes and forms. It is the smartest and less scrupulous aggregators who are making money on your back. (OK,

Aggregate Social Network Data Using the New Group Report

Sprout Social

The report combines a variety of social media analytics from Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn to benchmark your business’ overall success on social. This post Aggregate Social Network Data Using the New Group Report originally appeared on Sprout Social.

Content Aggregation For Links, Traffic And Buzz

thefuturebuzz.com

For this post, I am not talking about scripting content, I am talking about manually collecting it and being a human aggregator of the best, editorially chosen material. If they like how you aggregated them and you added value, they’ll likely share it.

How to Fight For More Social Media Resources In Your Company

Convince & Convert

Even adorned with the latest and greatest social media management software and automation and workflow and APIs and the entire chorus line of digital marketing shiny objects, actual human beings in your company need to be at those controls. Social media management software companies, et al.

Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 2: Aggregation Is Not Curation

www.masternewmedia.org

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.

Facebook’s New Comment System: All You Wanted to Know

The Marketing Blog

Were you gearing up for the upcoming Facebook page updates for 10th March? The latest comes in the form of Facebook’s newly launched comments plug-in, a powerful system that is bound to re-define how users comment on Blogs and other social media sites.

Facebook’s New Comment System: All You Wanted to Know

The Marketing Blog

Were you gearing up for the upcoming Facebook page updates for 10th March? The latest comes in the form of Facebook’s newly launched comments plug-in, a powerful system that is bound to re-define how users comment on Blogs and other social media sites.

5 Social Sites That Aren’t Facebook

Waxing UnLyrical

Facebook has been struggling since its IPO in May. Facebook was not initially built to monetize; it was built to go viral. The company is betting on huge advertising growth in the next five years, and many people, including myself, are skeptical. Guest post by Kate Endress.

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

Dave Fleet

Facebook recently introduced a new version of its Facebook Comment Box Plugin , allowing website owners to integrate their commenting functionality with their Facebook presence. Today, let’s take a look at what the implications are for companies running engagement programs.

Facebook Commenting Platform: Pros and Cons For Businesses

Dave Fleet

Facebook has announced a new version of its Comments Box plugin – its social plugin that enables Facebook-connected commenting on a website. Facebook’s Comment Box plugin. The new plugin allows people to share their comments over on Facebook. Facebook myopia.

Tips on How PR Pros Can Create Social Media Success

Mindjumpers

Get acquainted with news aggregation services. If you on a daily business update your Facebook and Twitter profiles with relevant news, you might be familiar with how much time it actually takes to go through all the different news sources that you find the most useful.

How to Implement Local Awareness Ads on Facebook

Ignite Social Media

If so, Facebook offers a solution to your meet your needs – Local Awareness ads. Here is a rundown on everything you need to know when creating Local Awareness ads on Facebook. Facebook will serve ad creative featuring information specific to the nearest store location to a user.

4 Ways to Thump Your Competition with Better Facebook Analysis

Convince & Convert

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.

Facebook Location Pages: What Brands Need to Know

Ignite Social Media

Earlier this year, Facebook launched location Pages. These Pages allow an administrator of a multi-location company to manage all store locations in one place on the platform. So let’s review some of the most frequently asked questions about Facebook location Pages.

The Complete Guide to Facebook Ads Manager: How to Create, Manage, Analyze Your Facebook Ads

Buffer Social

Ninety-one percent of marketers invested in Facebook advertising last year. billion people use Facebook every day, and on average, each person spends more than 50 minutes a day across Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram. The short answer is Facebook Ads Manager.

How To Set Up a Presence on LinkedIn

Mindjumpers

And rightly so, with 100 million professionals following 1,9 million companies on LinkedIn, it is worth considering to grow a presence here on LinkedIn. Now the question is who follows your company on LinkedIn and why? Your basic company profile is set up.

Like Stuff On Facebook? Say Cheese, You're An Ad!

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Like Stuff On Facebook? Apparently there are four ways marketers and brands can turn your Facebook activity into ads, as Ad Age tells us: 1.

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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?

Aggregation or Content Hijacking

socialmouths.com

There is a fine line between aggregation and just hijacking content. In this posts we’ll review two different real-life scenarios based on the same piece of content and we’ll discuss the etiquette for good honest aggregation, what not to do and how if affects the source.

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. Share this on Facebook.

What You Need To Know About Facebook, Content And Brands

Twist Image

These types of campaign-led companies have always (and will continue to) grapple with the creation, editing and nurturing of valuable content. It's ironic to see so many brands embrace Facebook and the content creation capabilities of the channel because of how easy Facebook makes it to create, publish and share content. The race to get as many Facebook likes as possible continues. It's true that Facebook is awesome for keeping a brand fresh. facebook.

50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management 2013

Pamorama

To succeed in today’s connected world, you need to build a community around your company, brand, and products. BlitzMetrics ($) | Social media dashboards for your brand that monitor content across Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Tumblr, and more.

Facebook Changes Hitting Monitoring Platforms

Net-Savvy Executive

Shortly after last month''s announcement of the new Facebook topic data service from DataSift , another kind of change showed up in my inbox: the impending disappearance of Facebook post data from social media monitoring tools. of Facebook''s Graph API (optional until April 30).

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gazeMetrix: Monitor Your Visual Brand Mentions Based on Image Recognition

Mindjumpers

Startup company gazeMetrix opens up for an entirely new way of monitoring online conversations. When signing up for a gazeMetrix account, brands are able to monitor photos posted of their logo on Instagram, and soon also on Facebook and Twitter.

10 Tools for Measuring Your Social Media Influence

Pamorama

Does my Facebook page create the kind of engagement I’d hoped? How do companies validate that that their messaging is is working? TwentyFeet is a metrics aggregator for all your social media and Web properties.

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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Content aggregation drives viewers, but can it drive profits?

emediavitals.com

™ Login Register Advertise with Us Browse by Topic In Focus iPad Smartphones Social Media SEO / SEM Paid Content Content Aggregation / Curation Hyperlocal Tags Advertising Audience Development Design Editorial Technology Products & Resources Publisher's Playbooks Industry events Site index Content aggregation drives viewers, but can it drive profits? ” Other aggregation-focused publishers are already there, albeit on a smaller scale.

23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

What’s the best time of day to post updates on Twitter or Facebook? How can you make sure your company’s social media policy doesn’t run afoul of employment law? How large should your cover photo be on Facebook? What about a story image or shared Facebook video?

Why the Future of Social Community is Omni-Social

Convince & Convert

Smart companies are now combining owned and rented community functions into a 1+1=3 scenario I call Omni-Social. Then, along came the new breed of digital landlords like MySpace, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin, Pinterest, and even G+ for a time.

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

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The introduction of social feeds by Facebook, Twitter and other social networks changed the way that people discovered content. Another new form of spam which many are familiar with is how Facebook applications constantly push triggers and notifications to us through our friends.

6 Reasons Social Media Sucks, But You Need to Use It Anyway

Webbiquity SMM

Facebook can be a wonderful platform for sharing information, but also a playground for narcissists. Facebook in particular is notorious for privacy issues. Probably better shared over a beer with your buddies than with the world on Facebook or Twitter.

You Need To Know: Social Media and Retail

Laurel Papworth

Not perhaps a very important fact but it explains why I have a number of FNQ friends on Facebook. I say “might” as I suspect the reviews and comments are filling up a lot of Cairns Facebook discussions at the moment, and that ain’t good for this particular restaurant.

Are Aggregators Really The Problem? | PlagiarismToday

www.plagiarismtoday.com

Copyright Myths Press Contact Are Aggregators Really The Problem? for nearly $6 billion in 1999, had some choice words for content aggregators such as Google News when discussing the issue as part of a panel. He said that, when thinking about such aggregators, “The word that comes to mind is vampires. He also encouraged newspapers to block Google News from linking to their content as well as block other aggregators. What is An Aggregator Anyways?

The End of the Social PR Revolution

Geoff Livingston

Facebook’s use of Edgerank to force companies and individuals alike to pay for attention is another harbinger of this fate. Social and traditional PR is increasingly cornered into a game of the aggregate. Image by OakleyOriginals.

To Create OR To Aggregate, That is The Question

www.genius.com

» To Create OR To Aggregate, That is The Question. Or can the aggregation of other people’s content be king too? 8 Responses to “To Create OR To Aggregate, That is The Question.&# To Create OR To Aggregate, That is The Question. |

Understanding Which Social Platforms to Choose When [infographic]

Mindjumpers

With Twitter, Facebook, now Google+ and more, it is easy to confuse one with another and forget about the specific social strategy. In 2004, users were sharing 1% of content (on Facebook). Tweet Right messaging on social media is as important as using the right channel to spread it.

4 Tools to Streamline Your Social Media Outreach

Idaconcpts

When you really want to get the word out, spreading that news across Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Google+ are the go-to mediums. Many companies, especially small businesses, might rely on Facebook while letting other social media outlets slide.

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