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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 ). A social network / curation tool for images.

#CMAD 2017, Interview with Rohit Bhargava, Author and Trend Curator

SocialFish

We invited Rohit to apply some of his 2017 Trends to community management and a really insightful conversation ensued! CMAD 2017, Session 8: Interview with Rohit Bhargava, Author and Trend Curator from 5:00 Films & Media on Vimeo. Open Community

Social Media Marketing Trends for the Back Half of 2019

Ignite Social Media

Groups could help to build and foster a community that was once happening on brand pages. According to research by Cowen and Company*, Pinterest is the top social network for finding and shopping for products among US users. Groups will be the New Facebook.

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9 Popular Instagram Trends of 2019 (So Far)

Later

Summer has finally hit, and while most brands are taking a vacay, now’s the time to level-up your Instagram strategy and jump on some of the hottest Instagram trends in 2019! This isn’t to say that curated feeds are no longer “in.” Never miss an Instagram trend again.

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15 Key Facts about Content Curation

Writtent Blog

For many content marketers, curation is something of a silver bullet. Rand Fishkin of SEOMoz has joked that we’re in the midst of a content arms race; companies across all industries have realized the power of custom content , and are actively competing to produce better-quality materials.

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. I hope you’ll find some great websites for your content curation strategy. The big list of content curation sources across multiple topics. What’s your favorite content curation source?

Social media manager vs. community manager: What’s the difference?

Sprout Social

Does the person who post as your brand on Facebook also work to develop the community that the company is part of? Social media in a mid-sized company is no longer one person. Typically, most companies find they need at least a social media manager and a community manager.

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

Writtent Blog

According to the experts at Curata, time and resource constraints are a major barrier for many companies who want to build a content empire, but lack the time. Content curation isn’t a quick fix for your staffing woes, or a way to escape your company’s need to think in campaigns.

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

Pam Moore

I can remember launching programs with images which highlighted communities and humans long before Facebook was ever a thought. Marketers working in any size company wanting to succeed in 2018. Creating content that inspires, connects and converts is not an easy task.

Content Marketing for Regulated, Boring and Unsexy Industries

Pam Moore

I can remember launching programs with images which highlighted communities and humans long before Facebook was ever a thought. Marketers working in any size company wanting to succeed in 2018. Creating content that inspires, connects and converts is not an easy task.

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.

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? The Top 100 Blogs to Curate for Social Media Power Users. Fast Company – 1,106. Small Business Trends – 300. Digital Trends – 191. Business 2 Community – 155.

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

Pixlee

Building relationships with current and potential customers is a cornerstone for social media marketing in the digital age, and creating thriving communities has to be the center of your marketing strategy. But what is community-driven marketing and how can brands use it successfully?

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Weekly Reads: Facebook, Marketing Trends and Social Media’s Effect on Stereotypes

Dave Fleet

As part of my new approach to creating content , I’m going to begin curating the best for you. Also: interactive marketing trends and how social media may break down gender stereotypes. Fast Company: UFC and Its Gang of 4.6

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5 Social Media Tips for Social Good Companies That Will Get Your Message Heard (In Less Than 10 Minutes Per Day)

SocialFish

Here are 5 quick tips that you can easily implement today to get your company dominating on social media (if you want even more tips, check out our book with over 80+ pages of social media advice for social good companies )…. Set up methods to easily curate content daily.

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. ShareaCoke also became the number one trending hashtag on the platform. Amino Apps – a network of niche communities.

Introducing Blekko, the Self-curated Search Engine

ProBlogger

It’s the search engine that prides itself on human curation. After all, “human curation” sounds kind of hard. Human curation has already helped Blekko completely block out the top 20 sites voted as spam by human users— these are all mainly content farms (sorry eHow).

Why Humanization is More Important Than Ever: The Monty Minute

Convince & Convert

Think of it as an appetizer of the most important trending stories of the week, and sign up for the “full Monty” to receive the rest of the news straight in your inbox on Monday morning: [link]. Society takes glee in the misfortune of successful companies.

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5 Social Media Tips for Social Good Companies That Will Get Your Message Heard (In Less Than 10 Minutes Per Day)

SocialFish

One way to easily find great content to share with your company’s followers is to follow your own employees, partners, and volunteers on social media. Set up methods to easily curate content daily. Click here for her social media guide for social good companies.

Content Marketing for Regulated, Boring and Unsexy Industries

Pam Moore

I can remember launching programs with images which highlighted communities and humans long before Facebook was ever a thought. Marketers working in any size company wanting to succeed in 2018. Creating content that inspires, connects and converts is not an easy task.

25 Experts Share Top 3 Content Marketing Trends for 2017

Writtent Blog

Content marketers who keep track of the current trends will have an advantage when it comes to planning for the future. Some see the focus shifting towards writing longer, better quality, more in-depth content, while others think that the trend of too much bad quality content will continue.

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

Audiense

In an age when industries can seemingly pivot on a dime, keeping one eye on digital marketing trends to avoid getting caught out is a no brainer. From: Business from the buzz: Social Chain looks beyond trending ). Social needs to be a cross-company resource.

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How to Use Reddit to Boost Your Marketing through the Roof

Webbiquity SMM

However, when used correctly and with the interests of the Reddit community in mind, it can be used to drive highly specific traffic to your website, build a fan base around your brand, and reach internet “influencers” who can help spread and promote your best content.

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3 Ways Wahl Professional Grew Its Instagram Community by 56%

Sprout Social

But in order to be successful building a strong community is essential. A dedication to social media engagement , integrating existing communities and using analytics tools are three ways that brands can ensure their Instagram presence remains robust.

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6 Free Social Media Monitoring Tools: With Tips from Experts

Talkwalker SM

Social media monitoring (often called social listening) is increasingly becoming a key part of a brand, company or organization’s business strategy. It helps us understand our community better so that we can identify those who support us and those who engage with us.”

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5 Creative Ways Big Brands Are Using Twitter

Likeable

The brand retweets its customers going on Target runs, utilizes hashtags (including trending ones), runs polls, posts GIFs, and engages with its customers. Carefully curated and targeted, videos will appear in users’ timelines during and after product announcements and launches.

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How to Launch on Product Hunt Like a Pro, Lessons from 17.2 Million Twitter Impressions, 4 Key Facebook Trends for 2019, and More!

Buffer Social

The most important 2019 Facebook trends that businesses should keep their eye on to make the most out of their social media marketing, including augmented reality, Instagram Stories ads, and more. Million Twitter Impressions, 4 Key Facebook Trends for 2019, and More!

The Social Newsroom: Pieces of the Puzzle

Mindjumpers

Oreo brought it to the world’s attention and made it big with their Super Bowl ads, but the concept continues to gain attention from companies and is attracting even more questions about how brands can integrate it into their current social media strategy.

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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.

Everyone Can Now Create Twitter Moments: Here’s All You Need to Know

Buffer Social

When they originally launched, Moments were intended to help Twitter users keep up with what the world is talking about at any given time without having to follow loads of new people or watch trending topics closely. Curating tweetstorms. Curating news and timely content.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

It takes a community to build a community. So much of building a community requires understanding people and engaging with them. Now you may wonder, “ How do we build a community? Senior Analyst at Forrester ( @TomGrantForr ) “You don’t build a community.

Why your social media isn’t working

Sherrilynne Starkie

Despite sinking time and resources into social media, many companies are not seeing the results they want. One company needed to engage millennials for campaign success, but was struggling to build a following on Instagram. One company had a lot of organic activity on its Facebook page.

15 Reasons You Need to Stop Random Acts of Marketing & Social Media (RAMs) Now

Pam Moore

He or she has a new idea that is going to “save the company.” Social Profit Factor Training System + Member Community. FREE Webinar: Irresistible Content Marketing Curation and Creation .

The Best Brands Utilizing Instagram Stories

Ignite Social Media

In this case, the 120 year old company decided to showcase Prepix (a complex, cloud based network that connects people, data and machines) in a way that allowed people to see the network in a real life application, engaging viewers while also helping them understand what the network is capable of.

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.

Why and How Creativity is an Everyday Job in Business

Kikolani

The most important business driver I’ve discovered transcends all industries, every operating model, and permeates the most successful companies today, regardless of how big or small. Creativity is needed, and found, in this arena of companies large and small each and every single day.

Reuters, Rogers and social dashboards

Sherrilynne Starkie

Reuters has launched Social Pulse , a social media hub on Reuters.com which highlights social media’s most shared news, companies and influencers. The chart is populated by share-of-voice readings, so depending on which companies are being talked about most that day, it will adapt.

How H&R Block Activated 90,000 Seasonal Tax Pros in Social Media

Convince & Convert

As a financial services company, there are certain things they can’t do according to federal regulations. How does a company target “mobile users” if that demographic is so heterogeneous? News needs fact-checkers and curators.

11 Important Skills for Social Media Managers (Free Resume Template!)

Hootsuite

Social media jobs might come with a variety of titles (community manager, social media strategist and social media specialist are all commonly used) but they all have one thing in common: they’re person you hire when you want your brand to thrive on social.

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Use an editorial calendar for content marketing

Sherrilynne Starkie

This tool will provide a plan for social media distribution for each piece of original content and even for curation of other’s content and general social media community engagement.