Curation is sometimes confusing. Everyone has a different definition and it's used in many different ways as part of content and marketing strategies.
I asked 10 of my favorite curation experts for their best tips, tools, their favorite curator and suggestions on innovative uses of curation. Each is a curator on Scoop.it, my favorite curation tool and channel. New and experienced curators are going to learn from their advice.
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When it comes to marketing strategy, videos are powerful. How powerful? On Facebook, for example, videos are shared 12 times more than non-video posts. And let’s not forget YouTube, the second largest search engine in the world (after Google, of course). The ability of videos to increase user engagement is unsurpassed.
According to YouTube’s statistics page, they get over 800 million unique visitors each month, users view more than 4 billion hours of video each month and upload 72 hours of video every minute. That’s a lot of potential for your video....
Would you like to have a Regular computer maintenance program that involves a list of how to clean upyour pc from the inside out? Would you like to do that without ever having to take it into the shop for one of those expensive "tune ups." Here's what you need to do.
Clean up your PC. This is like any other chore. You have to dust it off and clean it up. Update your programs and applications.Uninstall programs that you no longer use. And be sure that you aren't running anything like 2 antiviruses at the same time.Reclaim space in your hard driver. Condense and clean up with the tools that Windows gave you like Disk Cleanup and Disk Defragmenter.Organize your folders so that you don't automatically lump everything into a Download folder as soon as you get it.Back your files up to a Cloud file storage.Consider setting a schedule with a regular program to do this for you like a registry cleaner.
That's all you have to do to keep it running smoothly or to prevent any major disasters if something bad does happen. [...]
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.