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.

7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali 7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks December 21st, 2010 Tweet I first heard about Amplify earlier this year; I believe it was at the January chapter meeting of IABC/DC Metro. As the year went by, I found myself playing more and more with Amplify and now it’s become one of my top three social networks.

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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? The value and legitimacy of content aggregation is a topic for another post; I think most would agree that curation serves a more useful purpose than aggregation.

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

Waxing UnLyrical

The need for a social network that automatically aggregates all my “friends&# and then cuts off the irrelevant noise. Or are we in an infinite loop of growing out of social networks every five years? The thoroughness of it all did not imply the need to mindlessly obsess over “integrating&# all other social channels with Google+. Haven’t we all cracked jokes at Google’s moronic, bland attempts at social?

New Features Added to B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer

Webbiquity SMM

Several great new features were recently added to the B2B Marketing Zone and Social Media Informer by co-founder Tony Karrer. For example as I’m writing this, I see a few great posts right up top: • 3 Questions To Ask About The Qualified Lead You Just Received… • Do B2B Editors Get Twitter? • The evolution of social media power and influence. Topics on B2B Marketing Zone include social media , inbound marketing and business blogging.

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Why the Future of Social Community is Omni-Social

Convince & Convert

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. You can grab the slides and watch the reply of the “ Omni-social: How to create community in the digital places you own AND the places you rent “ session here, and if you care at all about community, I guarantee it will be time well spent.

The Social Hub Guide for Brands

Pixlee

Social media is a powerhouse for marketers, with 50% of the world’s population using at least one platform. But with so many different social media platforms, it’s a challenge to get the most out of all your social channels. That’s where a social hub can help.

How to Use Social Media to Plan Your Next Vacation

Ignite Social Media

And now social media platforms are catching on as well. With new features from Pinterest and Google, knowing how to use social media to plan your next trip can make the process easy breezy; check out these features and see for yourself. Using the word “ destinations ” in your search will trigger this feature and it’ll aggregate and present information on your destination in order of its popularity. As of now, 201 cities have been curated with Destinations on Google.

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. Brands have realized that social networks offer an opportunity to interact directly with consumers. Beyond just trying to interact a tweet at a time, often a more direct road to social succes is to engage with customers more comprehensively in other locations – and social listening shows you the way.

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6 Content Marketing Skills You Need to Succeed in 2021

Sherrilynne Starkie

Here’s some year end social media tips. It’s “table stakes” for content marketing success.Your team absolutely NEEDS a competent writer who can produce articles, website content, social media updates, email campaigns and more. Content Curation.

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This Week in Social Media – 5/29/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep our wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in the This Week in Social Media Magazine. While people are watching TV, there are a number of social media activities they undertake.

Social media: the ultimate skills cheat sheet

Sherrilynne Starkie

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. Articles, website content, social media updates, email campaigns. Video Production Social networks are increasingly optimised for video content. Featured Headline Social Media Ottawa skills

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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. A diversified social strategy incorporates a wide range of methods for growing audience and making meaningful connections with users. Thus through social media news organizations offer not only news and information but also community and even entertainment. One last thought on the Pew study: hey social, search still owns you!

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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 meta.com you’ll be redirected to this web page on Facebook.com.

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

Socialmedia.biz

On the other hand, on platforms like Facebook or Twitter, similar content keeps popping up and reoccuring in feeds because of bias in hyper social circles and the ecochamber of complex algorithms. So it can be time consuming to try and find fresh, relevant content when scouring social networks for important information. This is where tools like aggregators such as Feedly or Flipboard come in. Image courtesy: CC BY-SA 2.0, Flickr, 25031050@N06.

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

Hootsuite

Having to manage multiple social networks using different apps is time-consuming and inefficient. Fortunately, there’s no need to open multiple social apps to manage multiple social media profiles. What is the best software to manage multiple social media accounts?

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

Waxing UnLyrical

The first year, several volunteers, delegates, speakers, and sponsors were reached out to using the social network. 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.

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

Buffer Social

Is it the end of organic reach on social media? Yes, the (average) organic reach on social media has been falling over the years. Because we’ve seen businesses, including ourselves, growing their organic reach on social media in the last few years. How to (still) get organic reach on social media. Understand and stay up-to-date with the social media algorithms. Social media organic reach is very dependent on the social media algorithms.

How to Build the Perfect LinkedIn Company Page

Sprout Social

But growing an engaged following on LinkedIn is apples and oranges compared to any other social network. And just as a refresher, here are the social media image sizes to remember for your LinkedIn company page. If you’re hiring via LinkedIn, this section will aggregate and house your job listings. Unlike other social networks where posting article after article might be looked down upon, doing so is embraced on LinkedIn.

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

Buffer Social

From social media marketing to customer experience and advertising, it can be a challenge to stay on top of everything. Luckily for us, there are a plethora of great social media tools on the market to help you succeed in your role and stay productive. Tools for content curation, discovery, scheduling, publishing, analytics, and more can be used to enhance your effectiveness. The 10 top social media tools to try in 2019. Honorable mentions (more social media tools).

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5 Alternatives to LinkedIn Elevate for Superior Employee Advocacy

Socialmedia.biz

Over the years LinkedIn has released several useful features and tools that have helped distinguish the platform as the go-to social network for business. While the other popular social networks only seem to be copying each other ’s latest top functionalities, LinkedIn stands apart in this regard. After all, the B2B value of social media use is completely different from B2C uses. Adi Englander Social media marketing Social Media Strategy Social sharing Tools

5 Alternatives to LinkedIn Elevate for Superior Employee Advocacy

Socialmedia.biz

Over the years LinkedIn has released several useful features and tools that have helped distinguish the platform as the go-to social network for business. While the other popular social networks only seem to be copying each other ’s latest top functionalities, LinkedIn stands apart in this regard. After all, the B2B value of social media use is completely different from B2C uses. Each post you create is optimized for sharing on one social network only.

How to build the perfect LinkedIn Page

Sprout Social

But growing an engaged following on LinkedIn is apples and oranges compared to any other social network. And just as a refresher, here are the social media image sizes to remember for your LinkedIn Page. If you’re hiring via LinkedIn, this section will aggregate and house your job listings. Unlike other social networks where posting article after article might be looked down upon, doing so is embraced on LinkedIn.

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

agora pulse

We asked some of our favorite social media experts to share what they look forward to seeing in social media for 2020. Here’s what got them bright-eyed and excited … Jay Baer: “2020 is going to be the year that brands stop random acts of social.

The Technology Part to Your Content Marketing Plan

Razor Social

Feedly is probably the most popular tool for aggregating RSS feeds. Feedly also allows you to organize your feeds into categories, e.g. social media blogs, marketing technology blogs, etc. As a question and answer social platform, Quora is a really good resource for finding trending topics. It is a great tool to help you identify relevant influencers for your outreach campaigns, and it is also perfect for content curation. Content Curation Tools.

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

Buffer Social

From social media marketing to customer experience and advertising, it can be a challenge to stay on top of everything. Luckily for us, there are a plethora of great social media tools on the market to help you succeed in your role and stay productive. Tools for content curation, discovery, scheduling, publishing, analytics, and more can be used to enhance your effectiveness. The 10 top social media tools to try in 2019. Honorable mentions (more social media tools).

A Pinteresting Story

Twist Image

With rumors swirling of Facebook 's pending IPO (and the billions at play that go along with it), it does seem like the most opportune time for the online social networking behemoth to go public. In fact, if Facebook's growth and interest continues to propagate, we can expect that more and more platforms will simply offer social networking solutions that can live and play alongside and within Facebook (much like Twitter does). online social networking.

5 non-negotiable dashboards to track your social media success

Socialmedia.biz

At a personal level, social media is one of the most notorious time-sucks of the modern world. Unfortunately, at a business level — especially for small to medium businesses without the resources to hire a dedicated social media manager — the situation is even more bleak. But social media is critical to the modern business landscape. What’s more, as early as 2012, social media promotion produced a “100% higher lead-to-close rate than [traditional] outbound marketing.”

How to Find Micro-Influencers for Your Brand

Pixlee

Using top social media influencers, such as bloggers, vloggers and those with large followings on Instagram, Snapchat and other platforms has grown exponentially with the greater adoption of those platforms. Within the influencer realm, there are many types of social influence. One type is the micro-influencer, who is defined as someone with social followings that range between 1,000 to 100,000.

The 29 Best Social Media Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media monitoring is vital for virtually every B2B or B2C brand. 58% of consumers follow brands on social media. 71% say they are likely to purchase an item based on social media referrals; in fact, consumers report that social media plays almost as big a role in purchasing decisions as does television. Standard web analytics tools provide only a very narrow view of social media activity: clicks through to your brand website. ” — Social Media Today.

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22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

As social media marketing has become ubiquitous ( 88% of marketers say social media is important for their businesses), hundreds of new tools have developed just in the past few years: tools for social media management, monitoring, measurement, automation, identifying influencers, creating graphical content, and more. 12 Tools to Help You Optimize Your Social Media Marketing Results by TopRank Online Marketing Blog. ** 5 STARS. 15 Best Social Media Tools by CodeGeekz.

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11 Tips To Boost Your Social Media Marketing Productivity

Sprout Social

Social Media Managers are a special breed. You have to be organized, focused and socially aware. Social Media Managers spend their days engaging with a wide variety of stakeholders and are expected to be world-class multi-taskers. The need to balance content creation and curation with handling customer service and community building, as well as getting involved in promotional and advertising activities, can be a challenge.

The complete guide to online social listening

Sprout Social

If you haven’t noticed by now, social listening is kind of a big deal for brands today. Because we’re capable of learning more than ever by tracking our customers’ social behavior. Through social listening, you can answer these questions and so much more in an instant. To guarantee a complete picture of your business’ online presence, stepping up your online social listening is a must-do. What is online social listening? Sounds pretty “social” to us!

A blogging #FollowFriday

The Way of the Web

It seems that the rise of social networking has led to two effects on blogging and the interlinking between bloggers. And while recommendations via Twitter, Facebook or any other social network are always great, I figure it’s time I started recommending people once more.

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Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Best Keynote at Blog World

Kikolani

A marketer’s guide to content curation – not just for marketers, but this post will help you learn how to appropriately aggregate information in one place to create value for information consumers. They are those which get hardly any searches at all, but which in aggregate can bring highly targeted visitors to your website. Social Media / Social Networking. So you think you want to hire a social media manager ?

We Didn’t Know How to Promote a Podcast. So Here’s All We Learned

Buffer Social

We’ll report back with the specific numbers that we find for The Science of Social Media podcast. Promote on social media … in a dozen different ways. We’re so lucky to have the amazing social networks that we do. There’s just so much creativity and fun to be had with promoting a podcast on social media. Share these as standalone social updates with a link to iTunes. Submit your podcast to podcatchers and aggregators.

How to Promote Your Content Across Owned, Earned, and Paid Media

Convince & Convert

Beyond Simple Sharing on Corporate Social Accounts. He suggested that marketers should share it from corporate social accounts and with employees so they could choose to share if they wanted. Most companies have: Some sort of social media presence (be it Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Tumblr, etc.). These make great social updates for Twitter or LinkedIn. Earned media can take several forms: Social Sharing from Individual Accounts.

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

Webbiquity SMM

As noted in 33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012 So Far , posted here a few months ago, social media marketing adoption is now so widespread there’s little further question of “if” or “when” in the minds of most marketers–but many “how” and “what” questions still remain. How can marketers make more productive use of their time on social networking sites? ” Social Media Tools.

How to Analyze What Works for Your Audience

Sprout Social

The key to driving engagement and growing a social media following is knowing what your audience wants to see. To be successful with social media marketing , you need to create and share content your target audience resonates with. With so much competition, short attention spans and balancing multiple social media profiles , driving engagement is more difficult than ever. For instance, at Sprout we cover topics ranging from Twitter, Facebook, social media analytics and more.

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

Buffer Social

The social media world is a fascinating one. Every so often, a new social media platform emerges to capture our attention ( Peach ) or become part of our daily lives ( Snapchat ). The social media tools landscape can be just as fascinating — and robust! Every week, people build and launch new social media tools, empowering us marketers in our day-to-day work. 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017. Best used for: Content curation.

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