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.

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.

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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.

A Guide To Curated Content: Everything You Need To Know

Keyhole.co

Content curation means more than rummaging through the internet for what to post on a slow day. This guide will cover the basics of content curation as well as the benefits it can bring (spoiler alert: a lot). What does curated content mean? How much content should you curate?

6 Ways to Use Hashtags in Instagram Stories

Convince & Convert

Add hashtags to your Instagram Stories. Hashtags get you the views you deserve. Instagram’s Story feature is completely supportive of hashtags—unlike, say, our good friend and pal Snapchat. Before we get into the nitty-gritty of how to use hashtags, let’s go over how hashtags function on Instagram. How Hashtags Function on Instagram. The hashtag goes directly on the image and can be stylized just like all text and stickers. Then use those hashtags.

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.

gazeMetrix: Monitor Your Visual Brand Mentions Based on Image Recognition

Mindjumpers

Yet, this has been impossible for brands to track unless the photo is accompanied by a @mention or a #hashtag. Reach out to users and curate user-generated content. Curating user-generated content is a great engagement technique, as user-generated content shows brand authenticity and fan appreciation, as well as acting as peer-to-peer recommendations. 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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A Walk Through Twitter’s Walled Garden

The Realtime Report

Last month, it introduced its first branded hashtag page in partnership with #NASCAR. Now the company is partnering with NBC to create an events page for the Olympics, with a curated feed of the most popular posts from the games. “The Once you’re in the advertising business, you’re in the audience aggregation business. Insights branded hashtag page Events pages Expanded Tweets Hashtag pages Twitter Twitter API Twitter Cards Twitter video Walled Garden

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.

The Social Hub Guide for Brands

Pixlee

Tracking posted content, checking branded hashtags, and displaying all your great social media content can be tedious and time-consuming when you’re juggling multiple profiles. Social hubs gather all your content from different social networks, aggregate it, and display it in one place.

22 Best Places for Finding Content to Share on Social Media

Social Media Strategies Summit

Should your content marketing efforts focus on creating original content, or can you mix in curated content? Many successful content sites implement content curation as a core strategy. Email newsletters often include weekly or monthly curated lists of interesting material.

What’s Does the Daily Routine of a Social Media Manager Look Like?

agora pulse

Monitor Hashtags. Then open your social listening dashboard and go over the hashtags and keywords you’re tracking. Start by reviewing branded or campaign hashtags, and respond to or assign important items as necessary. Curate & Queue Content.

Top 15 Influencer Relationship Management Tools To Optimize Your Campaign

Keyhole.co

Hashtag tracking allows you to find the most relevant influencers in any industry. Compare influencers – To measure and compare their performance, aggregate all influencer accounts in your campaign reports and optimization recommendations boost your campaigns.

45 of the Best Social Media Analytics Tools

agora pulse

With Agorapulse analytics, you can gauge performance by profile, post, or hashtag and use audience and scheduling data to improve your social media strategy. Analisa is an analytics platform that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to evaluate social media profiles and hashtags.

5 Best Tools To Embed Facebook Feed On The Website

Social Media Marketing

Taggbox Taggbox is a fantastic social media aggregator and display tool. It aggregates real-time feeds from multiple social media platforms, Facebook being a major one of them. It discovers relevant feeds from Facebook via profile posts and pages which are aggregated on the wall editor where you can easily curate the whole content according to your quality needs. Facebook has crawled into our daily habits like nothing else.

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

Sprout Social

User-generated content and hashtags. Typically, these posts are attached to brand @mentions and hashtags. Either on-site, social media, Google or third-party review aggregators. Review aggregation sites are crucial for software brands, as is Google search.

Top 10 Social Media Management Tools for 2020

agora pulse

Agorapulse also offers extras like saved hashtag groups and unlimited social listening searches, so your team can take its social media strategy to the next level. You can also write draft posts to finish later and build Instagram hashtag groups on select plans.

7 Brands With a Killer Social Media Campaign

Later

Want to easily find and curate user-generated content for your feed? Stanworth created a unique hashtag , posted a selfie, and then tagged influencers like The Birds Papaya in the post, challenging them to create their own. TIP: Research your challenge hashtag in advance!

10 Best Social Media Management Tools

agora pulse

Agorapulse also offers extras like saved hashtag groups and unlimited social listening searches, so your team can take its social media strategy to the next level. You can also write draft posts to finish later and build Instagram hashtag groups on select plans.

The 47 Best Twitter Tools to Use in Your 2022 Marketing Strategy

Hootsuite

You can also view which users don’t follow you back and get analytics on keywords, hashtags, and URLs. Mention crawls through Twitter to collect any reference to your brands, products or related topics of your choice, and pulls all the details together into aggregated insights.

How to Find Amazing Content for Your Social Media Calendar (And Save Yourself Tons of Work)

The Social Media Hat

Social media marketers know that curating, creating and posting social content can take a lot of time. Some aggregate headlines, others have search features that let you search for content ideas by industry or keyword. You can also search by hashtags, or search trending topics right from your dashboard. Social Media How to Find Amazing Content for Your Social Media Calendar (And Save Yourself Tons of Work).

Essential viral marketing tools

Socialmedia.biz

Here’s another topical resource, and perhaps a better one: Ruzzit.com , a site that aggregates viral content, whether it’s a video, image or text. you can add a call-to-action to every link you share, helping you drive conversions through content curation. hot will help you find the day’s most widely used hashtags (yes, hashtags go viral, too). Hillary Clinton’s “Between 2 Ferns” interview got 9.2

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5 non-negotiable dashboards to track your social media success

Socialmedia.biz

Running ad campaigns, monitoring different channels, sharing your own resources along with curating other people’s valuable content, and engaging with your core audience, all the while trying to keep an eye everything else necessary to your business’ survival, is overwhelming. It allows you to connect up to 35 social media accounts and monitor all the social conversations — by keywords, hashtags, profiles, and mentions — from a single dashboard. Post by Adi Englander.

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

Convince & Convert

While some may chuckle at the idea of asking their car a question, or fear negative backlash following several high profile hashtag campaign failures, here’s why this campaign has been effective for MINI: The campaign caters to the company’s super fan audience of “MINIacs.” The company regularly features fan photos and curates content across its social media sties related to the lifestyle and personality of its community. Image via MiniSpace.com “What’s the best trick you can do?”

Social Media Event Promotion: The Complete Guide

Hootsuite

Create a hashtag. A branded hashtag is a handy way for you and your guests to find all content related to your event across social channels. Create a hashtag that hasn’t had much prior use so that your event doesn’t get buried in a mountain of irrelevant content. The most useful hashtags are not just unique, they’re short and easy to spell. Use your hashtag on all your social media content, and include it on other marketing collateral as well, even printed materials.

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. Feel free to connect with our team at Buffer on Twitter , Buffer on Facebook , our Podcast homepage , or with the hashtag #bufferpodcast.

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

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. Our clients see lower content costs and higher conversion rates by leveraging the vast amounts of authentic, customer-generated content already being created for their brand.

How to Manage Multiple Social Media Accounts for Business (or Clients)

Hootsuite

Hootsuite simplifies your social content management by allowing you to: Curate, publish to, and manage multiple social media profiles. It’s a good idea to start by adding streams for your posts, your mentions, your scheduled posts, and relevant hashtags you want to monitor.

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

Buffer Social

Curate user-generated content. A great place to start is by hosting photo contests where your customers can submit (or share with your branded hashtag) photos of your brand to win prizes. In the meantime, you could do hashtag searches to find Instagram posts that are relevant to your brand and re-post them. ShareaCoke also became the number one trending hashtag on the platform. Flipboard – a news and social network aggregator.

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. Feel free to connect with our team at Buffer on Twitter , Buffer on Facebook , our Podcast homepage , or with the hashtag #bufferpodcast.

10 Tips to Build Better Converting Twitter Traffic

Sprout Social

Twitter found that Tweets without a hashtag or mention generate 23% more clicks. The educated theory behind this case study is that both hashtags and mentions are clickable, so they may steal some clicks that could go to your link. That being said, hashtags can help a Tweet’s visibility, so you cannot completely do without them. Here are a few possible scenarios to diversify your tweeting routine: Use no more than one hashtag per Tweet.

How to Find Micro-Influencers for Your Brand

Pixlee

If you’re not already utilizing a CRM system to help aggregate all this information, consider doing so. Hello, Hashtags. Hashtags exist for the sole purpose of making content on social networks searchable and accessible. When choosing a hashtag to research, make sure it’s specific enough to reveal actionable results. For example, if you’re a plus size clothing brand, a hashtag search around #plussizefashion would likely yield better material than just #fashion alone.

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 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Tagboard uses hashtags to search for and collect public social media within seconds of being posted to networks like Twitter and Facebook. Simply enter a hashtag and tagboard will pull in great content from across the web. It aggregates all of the recent posts from Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, Instagram, and others that contain that specific hashtag. Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand.

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UGC and Social Hubs: #DigitalPR Chat with Alicia Whalen

The Proactive Report

Q1: We’re talking today about social aggregation. What exactly is social aggregation and how does it fit into Digital PR? . A1: It’s curating #UGC from social media channels by hashtag and @Handle and then pulling that content into a hub on the brand website. There are many ways to aggregate and inject social media content that go beyond just one social hub though. How can using aggregated UCG drive people down the sales funnel?

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UGC and Social Hubs: #DigitalPR Chat with Alicia Whalen

The Proactive Report

Q1: We’re talking today about social aggregation. What exactly is social aggregation and how does it fit into Digital PR? . A1: It’s curating #UGC from social media channels by hashtag and @Handle and then pulling that content into a hub on the brand website. There are many ways to aggregate and inject social media content that go beyond just one social hub though. How can using aggregated UCG drive people down the sales funnel?

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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. When possible, list trending hashtags. Remarkable brands are more than a logo.

How To Keep Up With A Million Social Media Changes

agora pulse

I also like to follow the specific hashtags within the industry as well.”. Using a news aggregator such as Feedly allows you to view your chosen content, news sites, blogs, YouTube channels etc. Nuzzel is just one of many tools that can help curate the latest topics in your industry. Social media marketing never stands still. New platforms, changes to algorithms, new features, new opportunities to integrate social media marketing.

The complete guide to online social listening

Sprout Social

Here’s a good example of curated reviews for Blue Apron. These types of subreddits are prime spots to curate content ideas and even post your own social content if it’s relevant. Rather than jump from individual social mentions and RSS feeds, Sprout aggregates your defined terms such as your social accounts, hashtags, industry keywords and more. If you haven’t noticed by now, social listening is kind of a big deal for brands today.

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

16 social media marketing pros (and past Social Fresh Conference speakers) briefly highlight their favorite tools, from Matthew Knell on Buffer (“We’re big fans of Buffer because of its simplicity and it’s ability to plug into a bunch of other content aggregation / curation tools (Feedly, Pocket, Mention) to make content easier to find”) to Eric Boggs on LinkedIn (“I get more value out of LinkedIn than any other tool or platform.

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