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The 21 Best Content Curation Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Although content marking is now a nearly universal practice—with 93% of B2B marketers using content marketing— half of all marketers still rank “producing enough content” as one of their top five challenges. Ideal for live blogs, breaking events, and conferences.

5 Visual Content Curation Ideas to Ramp Up Your Blog and Social Strategy

Waxing UnLyrical

A few months ago, when I was buried in research for a visual marketing piece, I came across an interview of Marcel Just, a cognitive imaging expert. Social media and blogs require a certain frequency of posting to remain “viable” and effective. Guest Post by Jessica Davis.

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 Secret to Instagram Success: Square’s Community Curation Strategy

Buffer Social

This post is part of our Instagram Marketing Strategy series. Yet for some reason, many brands overlook or fail to tap into the vast resource that is their community. But one of the things we love about Square is that they take community content curation to a new level. “We

How to Curate a Stunning Instagram Feed with User Generated Content

Later

Leveraging user-generated content (UGC) on Instagram can be the key to curating a beautiful Instagram feed. . Thanks to the repost to Instagram Stories feature, and tagging profiles in posts and stories, brands can now curate their feed with content created by their biggest fans.

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9 Curated Moments From The Social Curation Summit

Firebelly

In July, I participated in the Social Curation Summit in New York City. Here are 9 noteworthy sound bites from Twitter that represent the variations in conversation, people and moments – my curation from within the Social Curation Summit. everyone now is a curator.

Facebook Timeline for Brands: Curation and Palpitation

Dave Fleet

At the time we’d pulled together our own five-step prescription for preparing your timeline: Review company marketing/communication materials and history: Plot out the story you want to tell and the milestones for it.

6 cool curation sites you may not have heard of

SocialFish

So my new thing is curated news sites. Or curated stories, as they are not all “news” per se. This was sparked by the death of Google Reader, which depressed me so much that I stopped reading blogs altogether for a while. (By

Content Marketing for Regulated, Boring and Unsexy Industries

Pam Moore

In 2018 there is even more pressure on marketers and business leaders in businesses of every size to continuously create content to drive conversation, engagement and sales. Unfortunately most marketers and small business owners also do not have a limitless budget, right?

15 Key Facts about Content Curation

Writtent Blog

For many content marketers, curation is something of a silver bullet. For many companies, it’s no longer enough to blog three times a week and release a white paper once a quarter. We’ve compiled some of the most fascinating stats and facts on the state of content curation: 1.

Do You Know When to Create and When to Curate?

Convince & Convert

Paul Haskell , Social Media and Content Marketer at Omaha Steaks , joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss curation versus creation on different platforms, success in visually focused social media platforms, and the culture at a family-owned company. The Art of Curation.

Never Run Out of Content to Share: 70+ Places to Curate Great Content

Buffer Social

Curating top content from around the web is a great strategy to increase your social media reach. But where do you start with curation? With our community’s help, we put together an ultimate list of content curation sources across multiple industries. From design to education, marketing to remote work, and beyond. I hope you’ll find some great websites for your content curation strategy. Here are 52 more education blogs by TeachThought.

Building a New Kind of Cruise Community

Waxing UnLyrical

Regular WUL readers know that Shonali (a friend and former colleague at Socialmedia.biz ) showcases guest posts about how to build, engage and sustain an online community, among other things. so that others might gain insights for their own community efforts. Our team’s goal is to help bring social, mobile and digital to the cruise world – a huge, sprawling, largely analog $38 billion market. Building a New Kind of Cruise Community. Guest Post by J.D. Lasica.

Why Social Media Marketing Isn’t Synonymous with Community-Driven Marketing

Pixlee

Social media marketing is a powerhouse for brands, but to be successful it takes more than just sharing ads and branded content across social platforms. Brands need to take their marketing a step further by focusing on who matters most: their customers. Social Media Marketing

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Content Marketing for Regulated, Boring and Unsexy Industries

Pam Moore

In 2018 there is even more pressure on marketers and business leaders in businesses of every size to continuously create content to drive conversation, engagement and sales. Unfortunately most marketers and small business owners also do not have a limitless budget, right?

How to Create Exciting Social and Digital Content for Unsexy, Boring and Regulated Industries

Pam Moore

In 2018 there is even more pressure on marketers and business leaders in businesses of every size to continuously create content to drive conversation, engagement and sales. Register for Webinar now->> How to Create Exciting Content for Unsexy Products, Services & Markets.

The Top 100 Blogs to Curate for Social Media Power Users

Buffer Social

Looking for some fresh content to curate and share on social media? With so many blogs to choose from , the challenge can sometimes flip from finding content to share to choosing which content to share. Keen to hear which blogs are subscribed to most? Moz Blog – 672.

Community Manager: To Be Or Not To Be!

Mindjumpers

Tweet Community Managers are the voice of the brand, but their role varies across companies. There are no set list of rules or guidelines which can a make a successful community, but all successful communities have a common ingredient – a good Community Manager.

YouTube Secrets, Content Curation and Writing Productivity Tips for Marketers!

Writtent Blog

This week’s content marketing strategy guide from the most popular blogs concentrates on advanced content techniques. Want to become a more productive writer, find even more ways to reach your audience or apply content curation for lead nurturing? Marketing News

Content Curation Tips: 6 Places to Find Content to Share on Social Media

Writtent Blog

75% of marketers don’t have the time to create custom content. Content curation isn’t a quick fix for your staffing woes, or a way to escape your company’s need to think in campaigns. If you like what you see on a given website, opt to subscribe for automatic access to their marketing.

How the Very Best Content Curation Is Done on Social Media [SSM002]

Buffer Social

Rand shares all sorts of content on marketing, SEO, technology, and startups, and he does so with a fine eye toward curation. Content curation on social media is a great way to provide value to your audience and build your own brand. How does he go about his content curation?

Blogging Upstream

Waxing UnLyrical

Tootzypop , the lifestyle blog I founded for savvy women over 40 , is no exception. In women’s online media, the formula is one part fashion and beauty, one part yoga and fitness, one part recipe swap, a ginormous dose of mommy blogging; mix and cover with a thick frosting of e-shopping.

How to Use Reddit to Boost Your Marketing through the Roof

Webbiquity SMM

Although Reddit is dwarfed by the likes of Facebook and Twitter, its influence on the internet is huge, and its potential for marketers as a way to reach customers is incredible. Reddit is a content curation and sharing site. Honest Marketing. Guest post by Scott Masson.

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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.

7 Skill Sets for Nurturing Open Community

Convince & Convert

Tweet Guest post as part of the virtual book tour by Maddie Grant and Lindy Dreyer to explore concepts from their new book Open Community : a little book of big ideas for associations navigating the social web. You Don’t Have to Own A Community to Build Community.

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Taking Your Blog Post Series on the Road

Waxing UnLyrical

So, when it comes to blogging and guest posts, it should be no surprise that these two can be combined to create a good effect. You can place a series of blog posts on disparate blogs as guest posts. You can link back to the different blogs inside each post as well.

Stop the Lazy Content Marketing Madness! Are You Guilty of These 8 Bad Habits?

Pam Moore

Are you sick and tired of spinning your social wheels in the content marketing engine feeling as if you are creating, creating, creating loads and mounds of content yet getting nowhere? Maybe you are falling to some lazy content marketing tactics without even knowing it?

11 Content Marketing Tools To Promote Your Blog

SocialFish

You know how I love posts about content curation tools. Here’s one by Adam Nowlin, that originally appeared on his blog here , and is reposted with permission for you. It reads like an online magazine and is updated by community members constantly.

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How to Promote Blog Posts: 200+ Ideas from Eight Experts

Webbiquity SMM

Company blogs have become virtually essential, and very powerful, component of digital marketing. In addition to their SEO benefits and role in maximizing web presence for brands , blogs produce sales and leads. Which blog post promotion tactics are most effective?

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How to Create a Content Marketing Architecture, Framework and Plan

Pam Moore

Running your business, as well the marketing and content strategies that support your goals also require a framework and architecture. Building your content marketing architecture, framework and plan requires both art and science. 10 Golden Rules for Content Marketing.

Content Marketing in a Nutshell – How to Use for Real Business Results

Pam Moore

Many self proclaimed social media and marketing experts may want you to think content marketing was invented via the era of social media and social networks. Without driving action, content marketing is all for nothing. Definition of content marketing. Content.

The 32 Best Twitter Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter’s key strength is in driving traffic to informative online content including news and blogs. (It’s ” That’s why, as reported here previously , 88% of B2B marketers in North America use Twitter for content distribution. ” — Blogging Wizard.

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The Ultimate Guide to Pinterest Marketing 

Later

Are you getting the most out of your Pinterest marketing strategy? . So if you’re not seeing results from your efforts, now’s the time to knuckle down and invest in your Pinterest marketing strategy. . How to Curate Existing Pins That Support Your Brand Values.

How to Master Evergreen Content Marketing to Grow Your Business and Save Time

Pam Moore

If you are new to content marketing, digital marketing or social media you may have heard the term “evergreen marketing” by the experts and not been certain what it is or why you need it. When done right evergreen content will drive continuous traffic to your blog.

Use an editorial calendar for content marketing

Sherrilynne Starkie

If you are into content marketing make 2014 the year you start an editorial calendar and keep it going all year long. This is an essential tool in producing quality, effective content that consistently supports marketing and business objectives.

23 Outstanding Social Media Marketing Guides

Webbiquity SMM

Though the use of social media and social networks for marketing is now nearly ubiquitous, and 78% of companies have dedicated social media teams, many marketers sill struggle with certain aspects of social marketing, such as formalizing strategies and measuring results.

Are you thinking about your blog all wrong

Convince & Convert

Not all that long ago, blogs were consumed consistently and comprehensively. A blog was a comfortable slipper of information that fit into your daily (or near-daily) pattern because you were “fed” updates via RSS and/or email. Blog consumption is a Mixtape not an Album.

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Why paper.li and automated curation are doomed to fail

Danny WhatMough

and automated curation are doomed to fail September 5, 2010 // Tweet If you’ve been active on Twitter recently, you will have no doubt come across paper.li. This is personalised curation and is surely the way forward. and automated curation are doomed to fail [link] [.]

15 Things Smart, Social Savvy Business Marketers Never do on Facebook

Pam Moore

Facebook presents tremendous opportunity to nurture relationships, establish and grow community, increase brand awareness and even your business bottom line. Here are 15 things that smart, social savvy business marketers never do on Facebook. .

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Caring, Consistency, and the New Relationship Marketing

Convince & Convert

It’s called The New Relationship Marketing. Is doing more in social media, or participating more with relationship marketing, is it a linear relationship? You keep throwing money at more community managers, and it just keeps scaling and scaling. Jay: Hey, everybody.