The 5 best Plugins for Importing RSS Feeds to WordPress

Blog2Social

It doesn’t matter if you are already an expert blogger looking for an addition to their content, or if you are just starting to blog: Adding curated content to your site is always a plus.

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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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Is Content Curation The Future Of Marketing?

Small Business Mavericks

One marketing concept that has caught on and become very popular in the last couple of years is the idea of content curation. There are several content curation platforms online that make this easy for the average small business owner to accomplish. These are online curation platforms that you can join and start curating, but is it worth it? I personally think that online content curation is somewhat overrated.

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. Fortunately, content marketers don’t have to do it all themselves. Content curation offers a way to repackage and repurpose the work of others to serve the needs of your brand’s audience. A social network / curation tool for images.

Email or RSS: Which Do You Prefer

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Email or RSS: Which Do You Prefer Written on January 13, 2010 by Justin Levy in email , hubspot , rss , social media 40 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. In doing educational seminars and speaking to a variety of different groups, I usually have to describe what RSS actually is.

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Content Curation: How to Do It the Right Way (Plus Tips and Tools)

Hootsuite

Content curation is a valuable strategy for all content marketers. More than simply re-sharing content, curation is a way to provide extra value to your followers while highlighting your own industry expertise. What is curated content? Benefits of content curation.

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. This week: From ExactTarget , a free set of case studies called The Power of Digital Marketing. From Cision , a free ebook called Power Your Story: Content Marketing Essentials. The RSS feed is: [link].

Why Human-Curated Content Outstrips Computers Every Time

Convince & Convert

to discuss the undeniable power of excellent curation, delivering content to users that is perfect for the moment, and what makes people hit the “share” button. From Cision , a free ebook called Power Your Story: Content Marketing Essentials. The RSS feed is: [link]. This is your music experience, curated. Songza also brings on high-profile curators to create playlists and interact with their listeners. Elias Roman, Songza @eliasroman.

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. The RSS feed is: [link]. LinkedIn, too, has potential, especially in the B2B market and with the recent changes they have made. Todd Wheatland, Kelly OCG @toddwheatland.

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? How to listen : iTunes | Google Play | SoundCloud | Stitcher | RSS. The future of curate-worthy content [hint: visuals will be key!] (17:32). 3 Content Curation Takeaways from Rand.

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? In the Buffer product, you can connect RSS feeds to your profile so that all the latest posts from your favorite blogs are pulled directly into your dashboard where you can pick and choose which to add to your queue. Here’s the complete list of the top 100 RSS feeds that have been connected in Buffer. The Top 100 Blogs to Curate for Social Media Power Users. Content Marketing Institute – 590.

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. MarketingProfs’ Ann Handley shared at the recent Inbound13 marketing conference that she believes effective content curation is a way to enhance a company’s existing strategy. If you like what you see on a given website, opt to subscribe for automatic access to their marketing.

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. Marketing. Resources content curation

The Conundrum of Content

Direct Marketing Observations

As device proliferation increases, so does demand for sites, apps, content curators and content creators. So I’m telling you right now, creating, collecting and curating content is damn hard and just because you have resources and access to Google or Bing or Yahoo or whatever, it doesn’t mean that you know what will work for your company or a company when it comes to compelling content that will drive eyeballs and sales.

What’s the best social media marketing tool for scheduling your updates?

Janet Fouts

With so many different social media marketing tools to choose from, it can be difficult to find the right solution; one that helps you save time and helps you improve your results. If you’re on the lookout for a social media marketing tool, or feeling displeased with your current one, read on for an in-depth look at some of the top social media tools on the market. If you work on your social media marketing with a team, collaboration tools can come in very handy.

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Top 7 Online Tools to Automate Your Content Marketing

Kikolani

In 1996, Bill Gates declared that “ content is king ,” and, twenty years later, his words apply to marketing in ways he never anticipated. The success of content marketing makes sense. Users prioritize their own benefit before anything else, and content marketing is a far more effective way to prove that benefit to them than traditional advertising. 55% of B2B marketers and 59% of B2C marketers plan on increasing their content marketing spending in 2016.

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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. 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.

Fetching Friday – 21 Marketing Links

Kikolani

Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. 12 Google Reader Alternatives to Consider – You still have until July 15th to download your Google Reader subscriptions and move them to an alternative RSS reader. Curation for Inspiration: Tips for Marketers – Wondering how content curation fits into your marketing mix?

The 11 Best Content Marketing, SMO, and Marketing Performance Management Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Web analytics tools are often all small to midsized firms will need to track their digital marketing performance—particularly when combined with marketing analytics dashboards that pull in data from social media accounts and other sources. The marketing performance management tools below go beyond standard web analytics apps, incorporating features like multi-channel tracking, revenue and ROI forecasting, and marketing campaign analytics.

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Do You Forget “Marketing” in Your Content Marketing?

Writtent Blog

Yes, this is a great start, but what many of us forget is actually marketing the content we’ve written. Do you also forget “marketing” in your content marketing strategy? The steps below briefly outline what should be on your content marketing “ta-da” list. SEO is the first point on your content marketing “ ta-da” list. Top lists are curated lists of companies and individual websites that share good information and tips in a specific area.

Fetching Friday: 21 Marketing Links

Kikolani

Here are some of the best articles I have seen on Google+ , retweeted on @kikolani , and read in RSS subscriptions this week. How to Follow Your Favorite Blogs without an RSS Reader – As Google Reader shuts down, writer Sharon Hurley Hall asks whether marketers need an RSS reader any more. 5 Quick Things You Can Do This Week to Fix Your Marketing – Consultants like to call this the “low-hanging fruit.”

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The 6 Things Marketers Expect from Social Media Management Tools (but don’t have yet)

agora pulse

As with every crowded market, the early players who raised massive VC money dominate the awareness game. Some have tried to offer curation tools to help you find content ideas you’d like to publish, but most have failed. Even heavyweights like Buffer and Hootsuite have sunsetted their curation features. What this means is when it comes to deciding what to post, social media managers still need to work with old school spreadsheets, third party RSS feeds and manual curation.

3 Marketing Tools I Miss (and Their Alternatives)

Kikolani

Do you hate it when you invest your time and energy falling in love with what seems like the perfect marketing tool, only to have it bought out by a larger company and ruined or otherwise retired? If you’re interested in marketing blogs, BloggerScope is the best alternative out there. The thing I loved most about Google Reader was the search functionality – it made curated posts on the top blog posts on a particular topic easy to do.

Top 7 Online Tools to Automate Your Content Marketing

Kikolani

In 1996, Bill Gates declared that “ content is king ,” and, twenty years later, his words apply to marketing in ways he never anticipated. The success of content marketing makes sense. Users prioritize their own benefit before anything else, and content marketing is a far more effective way to prove that benefit to them than traditional advertising. 55% of B2B marketers and 59% of B2C marketers plan on increasing their content marketing spending in 2016.

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The Technology Part to Your Content Marketing Plan

Razor Social

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that content marketing is now a predominant force in the world of business. Because it is the only marketing method which is completely focused on satisfying the often complex and fast changing needs of modern consumers. It is marketing that doesn’t feel like marketing and as such pulls people in and engages them in a relationship with a brand. We need content marketing tools , and here I’ll suggest a few.

The Long Tales - The Best In Business Innovation Content - Issue #5

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A leader of the free world is stripping down one of the biggest companies via Twitter (slicing billions from their market cap). I believe in content marketing. It's time for an RSS revival - Wired. I'm sure Wired will get all of the credit for this idea, but I've been writing and dreaming about the power of RSS. well, since RSS really started happening close to 15 years ago. But, like many, my RSS reader withered on the vine. So, what is RSS ?

45 Marketing Tools to Consider for 2017

Razor Social

What are the hottest marketing tools you should be using in 2017? This may not be the definitive list of all the best marketing tools out there, but it is the contents of our well-equipped toolbox, and it’s definitely worth your consideration. Marketing Automation. Marketing automation is a big growth area and if you haven’t invested in a marketing automation tool now is the time to do so. We use Ontraport for most of our marketing automation needs.

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Get Ready to Reboot Your Life

Convince & Convert

The RSS feed is: [link]. ” One way to combat this is to have specific places for content curation. Get Ready to Reboot Your Life is a post from: Convince and Convert: Social Media Strategy and Content Marketing Strategy. Social Pros Podcast blogging content crash content curation content marketing content strategy digital marketing E-commerce mobile apps mobile banking mobile marketing social media social media strategy Social Pros

Why paper.li and automated curation are doomed to fail

Danny WhatMough

to the beginning home me stuff about me on the web find me tweet me twitter shout at me contact to the bottom down Danny Whatmough.com Another blog on digital PR, marketing, tech, social media & stuff read more » follow me on twitter » « Which online news sites are right for your audience? 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.

Marketing Marvels – Build Remarkable Content Marketing Hubs with Uberflip

Convince & Convert

This is episode two of my new show: Marketing Marvels. There is A LOT of marketing technology out there, and it’s difficult to know what all the platforms and packages do, whether it makes sense for your business, how it stacks up to competitors, and a bunch of other key questions. I want to add some much-needed clarity to marketing technology, and Marketing Marvels helps. Marketing Marvels viewers get a two week free trial.

7 Psychology Facts That All Social Media Marketers Should Know

Buffer Social

This week on The Science of Social Media , we’re looking at 7 psychology facts that all social media marketers should know and how you can apply them to everything from content and customer support to strategy and execution. How to listen : iTunes | Google Play | SoundCloud | Stitcher | RSS. Here are four quick takeaways: The most successful marketers regularly use psychology to help them be better at their jobs. Many marketing claims simply aren’t credible.

Breaking Google Reader on the wheel of Google +?

The Way of the Web

As a part of curating and sharing information, I’ve used the RSS feed from that page to power various other services , and now it won’t exist? Which is technically true, but given that Google Reader has roughly 70% or more of the RSS Reader market, there’s not exactly a huge number of viable alternatives – two of the other services I’ve used in the past both closed after Google effectively crushed them by weight of numbers.

10 Top Tips for Smarter Social Media Marketing with the Buffer Mobile App

Buffer Social

They will make social media marketing on the go super easy and smooth for you. In this post, you’ll learn more about the Buffer mobile apps ( Android and iOS ) and the top 10 features for smarter social media marketing. Curating content is a great way to provide your followers with valuable insights, establish your authority, and get more followers. Once you have set up your RSS feeds , you’ll see all the new blog posts from the websites in your Content Inbox.

What’s the Right Social Media Scheduling Tool for Your Business?

Webbiquity SMM

Every business has its own set of goals when it comes to social media marketing, so it makes sense that they’d use different tools based on those objectives. What are your goals from social media marketing? For example, one of my biggest goals with social media marketing is to drive more traffic to my business blog and website, especially with Twitter. What are you goals from social media marketing? What are your goals from social media marketing?

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Third Tuesday feat. Craig Silverman

Sherrilynne Starkie

At last week’s Third Tuesday Ottawa (#3tyow) Regret the Error blogger Craig Silverman shared his lessons learned about content curation, creation and publishing with more than 50 social media enthusiasts. Content curation is collecting relevant online editorial content and organizing and republishing it to make it findable and useful. There’s a next phase to sharing a link in content curation: take those links and add “what’s my take on this?”

6 Frequently Committed Content Marketing Mistakes That You Need to Be Aware Of

Waxing UnLyrical

With the proliferation of digital channels, there’s been an increased demand for content marketing. Simultaneous to this growth in demand, marketers also have made a lot of mistakes that pull down content marketing output. When it comes to B2B content marketing, you need to focus more on expertise and for directly targeting end-users to create informed content that helps users to make decisions. Not Curating Content Frequently. Guest post by Atman Rathod.

The Marketer’s Toolbox: The 60 Marketing Tools We Use at Buffer

Buffer Social

As a marketing team spread around the world — from the West Coast in the US to the East Coast in the US to Canada, to the UK and Singapore, we always keep an eye on the latest marketing and productivity tools to help us stay connected and do our best work. Our team also covers a range of marketing disciplines from social media to community building, to press relations, to content marketing. Today, we’d love to share our marketing team’s favorite tools!

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30 Low-Cost Ideas for Content Marketing on a Shoestring Budget

Writtent Blog

If you ever want to really annoy a marketer, tell them that content is low cost marketing. Content marketing can take hours and some serious elbow grease, which is why we’ve curated a list of 30 brilliant ways for you to make a maximum impact in the least amount of time possible. A 30 minute interview with a customer could be repurposed into loads of low cost marketing content. Create a quick glossary of definitions, and publish as low cost marketing.

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21 Social Media Marketing Tips You Can’t Live Without

Sprout Social

Are you in charge of getting your company’s social media marketing up and running? Whether you’re just getting started or have been active on sites like Facebook and Twitter, but haven’t had much success, follow these 21 social media marketing tips to propel you to the next level: 1. So many businesses make the mistake of blindly jumping into social media marketing without a strategy or plan. This ties back in with your social media marketing plan.

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Top 14 Social Media Management Tools for 2021

Oktopost

But who likes a challenge more than a B2B marketer? To execute an effective B2B social media marketing strategy , you need the right set of tools to organize it all. No two businesses are the same and no two social media marketing strategies are alike. Social Media Marketing