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.

Content Creation? Curation? Focus on Publishing Instead

Firebelly

I’ve been talking a lot lately about content curation lately, and our contributor, Erik Deckers, is all about content creation, which has led to some “Tastes great! Someone else curated the collection.

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.

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

Waxing UnLyrical

Fortunately for us, there are reliable visual resources to curate content from. Curate GIFs from directories like GIPHY, GIF bin and apps like DrumUp. Curate expert quotes or tips on simple backdrops to share on your social media pages. Guest Post by Jessica Davis.

Shareaholic Becomes a (Top Notch) Content Curator

Webbiquity SMM

Of the more than 200,000 publishers who use Shareaholic tools (such as social sharing buttons at the bottom of this post), the company selected the top 25 bloggers in each of the following seven categories to feature: • Food. ” The company’s products include tools for browsers, websites (including WordPress plugins ), analytics and developers. It’s been featured in publications including TechCrunch , Mashable , ClickZ , Search Engine Land and Fast Company.”

Four Easy Ways To Improve Your LinkedIn Company Page

Webbiquity SMM

Here are a few tips that will help to boost your company’s profile on LinkedIn. Your company logo and header banner are the very first things people will see when they land on your company page. Avoid writing a 2,000 word essay about the history of your company.

Social Curation Will Not Cure Your C.P.A.

Firebelly

Social curation will not cure your C.P.A. Social curation might help your continuous partial attention tendencies. Social Curation can make for a consumable “social” experience. Find some curators to guide your social experience. Blog social curation

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Content Curation – 5 Ways to Succeed…Eventually

Convince & Convert

Content curation is the art and science of finding and sharing quality content on a specific topic. Curation helps you build an audience. Many among the Twitterati have built their followings in large part through content curation. Content Curation is a Long and Winding Road.

The Secret to Instagram Success: Square’s Community Curation Strategy

Buffer Social

For financial technology company Square their community of entrepreneurs and business owners is at the very core of their social media strategy, most prominently on Instagram. But one of the things we love about Square is that they take community content curation to a new level. “We

How to Use Content Curation To Grow Your Online Presence

SocialFish

By categorizing and providing access to information, Google has become one of the wealthiest companies in the world. However, Google did not have to create all of this content but rather just curate it for others. Curate. Guest post by Don Sturgill. ————-.

New Research Finds the Curation vs Creation Sweet Spot

Convince & Convert

This act of finding good content and sharing it is known as content curation. This creation-vs-curation paradox inspired me to look for some answers in the data. Our customers are typically professional marketers representing a range of company sizes across most major industries.

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.

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

SocialFish

CMAD 2017, Session 8: Interview with Rohit Bhargava, Author and Trend Curator from 5:00 Films & Media on Vimeo. Example* – Cell phone companies making the cost of switching carriers near zero for consumers.).

The Secret to Instagram Success: Square’s Community Curation Strategy

Buffer Social

For financial technology company Square their community of entrepreneurs and business owners is at the very core of their social media strategy, most prominently on Instagram. But one of the things we love about Square is that they take community content curation to a new level. “We

8 Tools to Curate Content for Social Media

SocialFish

Content curation describes the act of searching the web for awesome topics, blogs, quotes, news articles, videos, images, or other forms of content to share with your audience. The “art” of content curation, as I like to call it, is a lot more challenging than it may seem.

Creating and Curating: How to Design a Brand that Acts as a Filter

Convince & Convert

My dad used Old Spice cologne, and that’s probably why I use the company’s body wash and deodorant. Instead of trying to manufacture products outside their expertise, many smart brands are leveraging their reputations by curating a selection of items. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

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?

Why Hotel Brands Need to Curate Experiences to Drive Business

Pixlee

There’s no reason why hotel brands can’t excel in this space by showcasing their extensive knowledge of local culture through robust curated experiences. Most brands already offer curated experiences to guests, but marketing these suggestions with User-Generated Content can make them more visible, attractive, and trustworthy. For example, images associated with a featured restaurant or city street can be curated on social media. The End Goal: Curated Experiences… and more!

Travel Brands that Are Doing Social Right

Ignite Social Media

A key part of our social strategy is the curation of UGC. All employ a strong UGC curation strategy. Social media’s impact on the travel and tourism industry continues to grow stronger.

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.

Target Dabbles in Curated eCommerce with “Awesome Shop”

Convince & Convert

Currently in beta launch, the site curates Target’s most popular and trending offerings from its website and Pinterest data into a visually stunning eCommerce experience. So, what can companies and brands learn from the Target Awesome Shop? ‘Tis the season for shopping and gift giving.

How to Curate 6,000 Pieces of Content This Year

Convince & Convert

Todd Wheatland, VP of Marketing at Kelly OCG, joins the Social Pros Podcast from Content Marketing World in Sydney, Australia this week to discuss producing massive amounts of relevant content, curating your personal brand, and how to get your followers to share your content.

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.

Social Media Trends 2012 – Content Curation in PR

Proactive Report

In her post about social media trends in 2012 Beverly Macy says content curation is important because people want to know what’s important and they want to discover interesting and relevant content. ” There are already a slew of tools that enable curation of content.

Discover Marketing Technology Used by Leading Companies

Cody Ward

Have you ever wondered what technology the most innovative and successful companies are using to power their platforms, foster collaboration among their employees, or market their products and services?

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?

Use Twitter Selfies as part of Your Social Content Curation

Devumi

Read on to discover how Twitter selfies and social content curation can impact your business positively. Use Twitter Selfies as part of Your Social Content Curation. How to use social content curation to fuel your sales and increase your trust.

9 Productivity Tools I Use to Run My Company

Convince & Convert

that causes so many companies to waste time and leak effectiveness like a 1973 Gremlin dropping oil in the driveway. I do all my content curation in Buffer, both on laptop and mobile, and it saves me a TON of time. Around here, we always have a lot of balls in the air.

ICYMI – Facebook, Niche, Curator and Tweetdeck

Danny WhatMough

Twitter launches Curator. And, finally, Adidas becomes the first company to use Twitter’s Group DM functionality. Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Facebook adds relevancy scoring. Twitter acquires Niche. You can now choose who will look after your Facebook account when you die. Whatsapp tests voice calls.

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.

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

Writtent Blog

Want to become a more productive writer, find even more ways to reach your audience or apply content curation for lead nurturing? Content Curation for Lead Nurturing. It would be surprising for you to hear that content curation strategy may be your addition to lead nurturing.

How to Build the Perfect LinkedIn Company Page

Sprout Social

Be honest: when’s the last time you updated your LinkedIn company page? Although the platform may not seem to be scoring as many headlines as Facebook or Instagram, companies can’t afford to sleep on their LinkedIn presence. At a glance, running your LinkedIn company page might seem pretty simple. Below we’ve broken down the anatomy of the perfect LinkedIn company page whether you’re looking to optimize your current profile or start from scratch.

5 Tried and True LinkedIn Tips to Grow your Company Page Followers 600% Faster

Buffer Social

To get started, we teamed up with LinkedIn to share with you tried and true tips on how to leverage one of the most valuable online resources for your business: your LinkedIn Company Page. 5 LinkedIn marketing tips to grow your Company Page 600% faster. – Company description.

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. It’s out there — in spades! Almost too many spades, right?

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] [.]

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

Buffer Social

Curate user-generated content. In 2013, a Facebook Page could easily reach about 12 percent of its fans with each post. Just a year later, in 2014, it would reach only about six percent of its fans. Today, in 2018, that number is very likely to be smaller than six percent.

15 Golden Rules of Content Marketing in 2018

Pam Moore

I can remember the advice from one of my favorite CMOs at an enterprise software company I worked at for 7.5 Content marketing is becoming more challenging even for the most experienced marketers.

Building An Editorial Calendar For Your Blog

Firebelly

Develop messaging that is supported by curated or created content. Everything you collect (curate) or write about (create) needs to be geared toward your blog’s theme. Curation is very important as well because it establishes you and your company as a knowledgeable resource.

What Type Of Content Should My Company Produce?

Twist Image

"What type of content should my company be producing?" The company must accept the fact that they are no longer just Marketers. There's no point is doing anything in Marketing or Publishing if it doesn't add to the overall economic value of the company. Curate the content. Because there is so much content being created, another way to create value-based content is to curate what already exists and focus (like a laser) on what is important to your audience.

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

Pam Moore

Marketers working in any size company wanting to succeed in 2018. Creating content that inspires, connects and converts is not an easy task. Even if your product or service is “sexy” it can be tough.

Content Marketing for Regulated, Boring and Unsexy Industries

Pam Moore

Marketers working in any size company wanting to succeed in 2018. Creating content that inspires, connects and converts is not an easy task. Even if your product or service is “sexy” it can be tough.

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.

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).