Content Curation for Twitter: How To Be a "Thought Leader DJ"

A Content Curator is a DJ. As a Content Curator, you should be entertaining. Ultimately, when your friends or followers share your curated content with their friends, THEY look smart and cool. So, how do you curate content for Twitter and become a "Thought Leader DJ"?

22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

TweetDeck, Buffer, SocialFlow, Spredfast, and Crowdbooster.” Andrew Jenkins reviews 10 of the tools he uses “to consume and curate content as well as manage and interact with (his) community,” including (specific to Twitter,

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Trending Sources

The 32 Best Twitter Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

12) TweetDeck. Use TweetDeck to oversee every aspect of all of your accounts on one screen. While Facebook is far and away the largest social network, when it comes to driving B2B website traffic and brand visibility, Twitter and LinkedIn are tops.

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

Writtent Blog

Content curation isn’t a quick fix for your staffing woes, or a way to escape your company’s need to think in campaigns. You should approach content curation with a goal of enhancing and adding value to your existing content resources, in order to best tell your brand’s story.

6 Free Social Media Monitoring Tools: With Tips from Experts

Talkwalker SM

BuzzSumo: Create (and Curate) Better Content. TweetDeck: Fast and Easy Twitter Monitoring. Tweetdeck is more about the monitoring side of social media rather than the analytics with it’s multiple streams making it easy to track a variety of Twitter conversations.

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Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 5: The Curator Attributes And Skills

Print this article Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 5: The Curator Attributes And Skills What skills do I need to have if I want to be an effective real-time news curator ? Key Skills Required For a Real-Time News Curator - Newsmaster New Skills To Be Learned [.]

DataSift Curation Engine Aims for Relevance in Real-time

Datasift has partnered with Twitter to get the full Twitter firehose and is building a platform to enable curation and filtering in real-time. Text and language of tweets Geo-location of tweets Verified users Source of tweets – web, Seesmic, TweetDeck, etc.


Am I curating yet? Drawing the lines between creation, aggregation and curation

My Work Content Curation Subscribe Dare To Comment Fresh insights on social media and content curation marketing from a young professional in the field Am I curating yet? I think the word "curate" needs some curation. Now, "curation is king."

Curation, attention deficit and the exaflood

I have a column in Tweetdeck devoted to all mentions of “curation”. Added shortly before I started searching for a working definition of curation , it was the perfect solution to the problem of keeping up with all the latest murmurings on a topic that continues to fascinate me.

How to Produce Social Media Content for Your Business


This helps you with strategies for content creation and content curation, as well as an editorial calendar. You can schedule your updates with Hootsuite, Post Planner, Buffer , Tweetdeck.

Meet 7 Twitter Influencers Who Follow Millions

Ari Herzog

Tools used:, TweetDeck. Tools used: TweetDeck. Lists enable me to curate my timeline with people to respond. I have lists (both my own that I curated and others’ that I subscribe to) but I never correlated following someone to listing someone.

50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management 2013


MarketMeSuite ($) | A dashboard similar to Hootsuite and TweetDeck, it can be used to manage and market on multiple social profiles, schedule messages, use geotargeting, and more. Use these platforms to manage, measure, and analyze your social media marketing initiatives.

Storify An Attempt to Curate

With a twice weekly tech podcast SEARCH About Podcast Special Media Newsletter Contact Storify An Attempt to Curate Posted by KL Tech Muse at 12:12 PM on September 30, 2010 In the past the record of an events was kept in newspapers, magazines and letters. Another words how do you curate it.

What’s in a crowdsourcing….

The Way of the Web

Despite being touted initially as a ‘Facebook killer’, it actually seems more and more people are coming round to thinking of it as a potential rival to Twitter in the curation of streams of content. Similar to how Twitter might have evolved lists, or how Tweetdeck used them to create a more workable interface at scale. Crowdsourcing social networks bad crowdsourcing google tweetdeck twitter

Managing Social Media Campaigns


Some of the best tools are HootSuite , Postano , TweetDeck , etc. After identifying these members, you can reward them and give them certain campaign management responsibilities such as curating content, updating posts, etc.

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


Creating an account with social media management platforms such as Hootsuite and Tweetdeck are great tools for this. Set up methods to easily curate content daily. Guest post by Meg Rulli, Co-founder, ModMark Group. ———— “I don’t have time for social media.”. “I

Time-Saving Tools and Apps for Social Media Management


On the face of it, it’s a cool and clean app which will save tons of time that social media managers otherwise spend manually researching and curating content. TweetDeck. Social media helps you boost traffic to your website (and your physical office!),

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

It’s like Tweetdeck meets Pinterest for business! Users can work on a variety of projects, whether it be curated content for social media, investment ideas, white papers, and so much more – even while on the go with its iOS app. Image courtesy: CC BY-SA 2.0, Flickr, 25031050@N06.

my6sense – of consumption, curation and the needstream.

Home About Contact Tweet me Featured Articles Ramblings The Social Web Trials/Betas my6sense – of consumption, curation and the needstream. There is a sweet spot between subscription and curation – but that’s for another post.

How to Keep Up With Social Media News in Just 10 Minutes a Day

Buffer Social

If you want to keep up with several Twitter lists quickly, TweetDeck is a great tool for that. Every morning (or whenever you want to check for social media news), open TweetDeck and scroll through your Twitter lists. Here are some social media news newsletters that you can subscribe to: Social Media Current : Social Media Current is daily (or weekly if you prefer) newsletter of the top social media news curated by a team of editors.

How To Create More Content, Faster, Without Sacrificing on Quality


Some ways to do that are: Curating posts into an ebook for download on your site. Tweetdeck is my own not-so-secret productivity tool that tracks important events happening in my industry.

Why 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 This is personalised curation and is surely the way forward. and automated curation are doomed to fail [link] [.]

The past, present and future of content curation

Etymology is one thing, but to fully understand curation we need to look at its evolution. In this latter form, they involved curation; at its most basic, the selection and sharing of content with others. True content curation is as granular and selective as we’d like it to be.

The 10 Golden Rules Successful Social Media Managers Live By

Buffer Social

Action point: Become a master of content curation. Use tools like Feedly, Pocket and Flipboard to search and curate the best content from hundreds of blogs around the web.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

The illustrious Anne Deeter Gallaher lays out a nine-step path to Twitter expertise for PR professionals, including using TweetDeck to follow multiple topics of interest simultaneously.

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Top 10 Social Media Time Saving Tips for the Busy Blogger


So instead of wasting hours with TweetDeck notifications going off every 5 minutes, break your day up and check-in and out of social media for 20 minutes, three times a day. Curate Posts from Other People. Content curation is at the heart of a good social media strategy.

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

agora pulse

Tools like Hootsuite and TweetDeck have set a trend in the social media management tools industry: feeds. Some have tried to offer curation tools to help you find content ideas you’d like to publish, but most have failed.

List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)

have an aggregator to listen to their industry and competitors and to curate content they think appropriate to their audience. Niacavagnaro I use TweetDeck combined with Constant Contact's Nutshell Mail. Asian Bridal Makeup Tweetdeck is all you need!

28 (of the) Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2012 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

” Tailoring Twitter: The ROI of Curating Content on Twitter by Successful Blog. Liz Strauss explains the benefits of curating content on Twitter and how to do it well, closing with “The ROI of curating content on twitter is the influence gained from incrementally staying in sync with the tools and the culture while still listening.” Not surprisingly, HootSuite, Tweetdeck, and Twitter itself top the list. Twitter isn’t just for the birds anymore.

15 Ways to Make Your Social Media Strategy a Complete Fail

Writtent Blog

If you’re not sure whether your efforts are setting your business up for a win or fail, we’ve curated insights on the most common mistakes, and how you can fix them. You’re Not Curating Content. Marketing expert Chris Brogan recommends a 12:1 ratio of curated content to original work.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

Twitter Tweetdeck I use Tweetdeck for serious twitter sessions. It doesn’t have the advanced functionality of Tweetdeck (such as cross-posting to Facebook), but it’s so easy-to-use that it’s my favorite Twitter app.

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Socialympics: How Social Media and Blogging Has Boosted Sports Media

Convince & Convert

The trick for filtering the mess is to use new age curation methods like combining Twitter lists of your favorite sports content creators with a feed column platform like Hootsuite or Tweetdeck.

Meta! Here’s how Storify looks telling the story of Storify

It’s doubling down on the increasingly common assumption that the future of news will demand curation on the part of news producers. Curation seemed to be an underlying theme of a few of the presenting companies. ABOUT ARCHIVES CONTACT SUBSCRIBE TWITTER Meta!

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Twitter Tweetdeck I use Tweetdeck for serious twitter sessions. It doesn’t have the advanced functionality of Tweetdeck (such as cross-posting to Facebook), but it’s so easy-to-use that it’s my favorite Twitter app. It takes up a lot less screen real estate that Tweetdeck, and I always use Tweetie when conducting my live, Twitter 20 interviews. And I agree that the worst part of Tweetdeck is the UI and audio.

“Reclaim Blogging”: Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook

Therefore I think for everyone, I think there is a phrase, where the first phrase is a crazy amount of engagement, second is a mixture of creation, engagement etc and the last, which is like you, who is the curator of content, that others will share.

Geoff’s Market Research Bulletin – 1st Edition

Geoff Livingston

Curated by Geoff Livingston , written by Henry T. Image by Robert Scoble. In an effort to better serve readers with value added content, every month “Geoff’s Market Research Bulletin” will be sent to interested readers.

Forget What the Experts Say…You CAN Shortcut Your Way to Success with Social Media

Tools like HootSuite and Tweetdeck let you schedule and post to a variety of networks. Probably the biggest social media roadblock for agents is identifying content that can be shared, retweeted, commented on, blogged about, curated, etc.

Interview with Social Media Citizen: Paul Dunay | Social Media.

Social Media Citizens

I like SocialRSS for automatically feeding certain pages with RSS feeds (like Shared items on Google Reader) – its very helpful if you want to curate content on your page as you build you fan base.

Interview with Community Manager: Lizzie Gold from The Social Practice

Social Media Citizens

It also doesn’t mean I wouldn’t search for an experienced Community Manager to curate this activity on these platforms. Using a RSS reader and Tweetdeck following trends and topics of interest is key to staying on top of things. Lizzie Gold currently works for The Social Practice as their Community Manager for a range of clients. She started her career as an Online Producer for GCap Media.


Maternity Leave … for Bloggers?!


Some scheduled posts from me, but a lot of highly curated guest posts. I used Tweetdeck. This guest post is by Kat Griffin of Corporette. How do full-time bloggers take maternity leave? How do you schedule posts and get help, when you’re not sure when you’re going to go into labor, and when you have no idea what to expect when the baby first comes? This is my account of how I not only maintained my traffic but grew it, all while taking ten weeks of maternity leave.