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Facebook’s EdgeRank Changes challenge page owners to innovate

Facebook’s EdgeRank Changes challenge page owners to innovate | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Several Facebook page administrators are up in arms over the site tweaking its EdgeRank algorithm, making users more likely to see brand-based posts with higher levels of engagement and not posts with only a comment or two.
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Creative Commons Licenses Explained In Plain English

Creative Commons Licenses Explained In Plain English | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Look no further than this guide to what the Creative Commons Licenses mean for you as the user and as the creator. And it's done in plain English!

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Moodle allows you to choose the licence type for files that you upload - this useful post explains the differences between the various Creative Commons licences

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The 9 Principles That Guide Influencer Marketing - Traackr

The 9 Principles That Guide Influencer Marketing - Traackr | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it

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-Look for influencers based on their passions

-Understand their community

-Scales by building relationships with select people and reaching secondary audiences

-Create experiences for influencers to react to and share, not just push your news

-The value of influencer relationships grows over time, invest in earning trust and sustaining connections

-Individualize your ask/approach

-Influencers are not empty amplification vessels treat them well

-Don't just pitch find ways to enrich their work

-When you build a relationship you unlock value

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White Men Wearing Google Glass

White Men Wearing Google Glass | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
"In its favour, if Google Glass didn’t exist, all these Silicon Valley guys would be having affairs...
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How LinkedIn is Transforming Businesses

A visual story of how LinkedIn is transforming how companies hire, market and sell. Learn more below - Talent Solutions: http://business.linkedin.com/talent-
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5 steps for an impactful content strategy

5 steps for an impactful content strategy | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Arabella Santiago, Marketing and Communications Director at Scoop.it, about the - according to her - 5 key steps in a content strategy that works.
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Facebook Engagement Paradox

Although Facebook is a great tool for creating relationships with customers, the paradox of this channel is that despite efforts to grow a fan base, marketers w
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Infographic: The Periodic Table Of Google Analytics

Infographic: The Periodic Table Of Google Analytics | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Want to understand all the ways that Google Analytics can help you learn how people are interacting with your site? A new “periodic table” may prove useful.
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Facebook Photo Sizes Cheat Sheet for Marketers: Apps, Ads, Albums & More

Facebook Photo Sizes Cheat Sheet for Marketers: Apps, Ads, Albums & More | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Vibrant, colorful photos drive more engagement. Use this guide to find the right dimensions, resolution, and file size for Facebook images to market your business with albums, cover images, apps, timeline photos, highlighted images, and more.
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What Digital Marketers Get Wrong

What Digital Marketers Get Wrong | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Thursday is guest post day here at Duct Tape Marketing and today's post comes from @chrisbrogan From the very first day I opened my first company, I knew that I was bucking trends. Or so I thought. You'll laugh.
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Top 10 Tips from Best LinkedIn Company Pages of 2012

A few months ago, we had the pleasure of announcing the Best LinkedIn Company Pages of 2012. Since then, we’ve heard from a lot of you asking for tips on how
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LinkedIn has become a must-have for business. These are simple and effective content management tips.

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100 Things to Tweet About Besides Yourself! | Social Media Today

100 Things to Tweet About Besides Yourself! | Social Media Today | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Never fear. You do not need to default to tweeting like a self centered, babbling idiot. Check out these 100 ideas to inspire, connect, entertain and delight your Twitter audiences.
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The 100 things to Tweet About is not nearly as important for community managers as "BESIDES YOURSELF" 

 

- be informative

- be brief

- be coherent

- be generous

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How Colors Affect Conversions | Visual.ly

How Colors Affect Conversions | Visual.ly | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Color has a powerful psychological influence on the human brain. Learn how others have harnessed it and how you can do the same.

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LINEXIO's curator insight, April 7, 2013 3:15 AM

Intéressant.....

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Want to Conquer Pinterest? Forget Shameless Self-Promotion

Want to Conquer Pinterest? Forget Shameless Self-Promotion | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
While many are still touting Pinterest as the next big social network, it’s actually getting on a bit in social media years and has been around since 2010.

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a rule for Pinterest also a rule for all marketing, social media and life

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a rule for all marketing!
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The importance of discovery and organization in the curation process

The importance of discovery and organization in the curation process | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it

 

 


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Lydia Gracia's curator insight, February 14, 5:22 AM

Les astuces de Dennis O'Connor pour une curation effective:

- Utilisation des tags et

- sélection des sources.

Lee Wise's curator insight, February 15, 11:34 PM

Graphic.  Informative.  Enjoy.  

Karen E Smith's curator insight, March 20, 8:33 AM

Thinking across systems to write without plagiarizing.

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WordPress increases its domination of the top 100 blogs

WordPress increases its domination of the top 100 blogs | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
WordPress is strengthening its position as the dominating blogging platform or Content Management System (CMS) used by the world’s top 100 blogs.
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A Visual Guide To Twitter For Beginners - Edudemic

A Visual Guide To Twitter For Beginners - Edudemic | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Need a refresher or introduction to Twitter? This visualization is packed full of useful tools, tips, and ideas - a solid guide to Twitter for beginners!
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6 ways to take advantage of Facebook's new cover photo rules | Articles | Home

6 ways to take advantage of Facebook's new cover photo rules | Articles | Home | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Facebook now allows brands to list contact information, calls to action, and product details in their cover photos. Here are the best ways to use the new-found freedom.
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The Louis C.K. Guide to Online Marketing

The Louis C.K. Guide to Online Marketing | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
The comedian is a great case study in marketing done right.
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10 Brands Whose Visual Facebook Content Tickles Our Funny Bone

10 Brands Whose Visual Facebook Content Tickles Our Funny Bone | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Check out some of the funniest Facebook business pages out there for a good laugh.
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INFOGRAPHIC: Are Teens Tired Of Facebook? - AllFacebook

INFOGRAPHIC: Are Teens Tired Of Facebook? - AllFacebook | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
One of the main topics concerning Facebook now is whether or not teenagers are getting tired of the site, or are avoiding the social network completely because it's not cool.
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Martin (Marty) Smith's curator insight, April 20, 2013 7:24 PM

Are teens tired of Facebook? A: Yes. Much less cool once mom and dad are on there too.

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Summary #SMMW13 Day 1 – Michael Stelzner, Larry Benet, Mari Smith

Summary #SMMW13 Day 1 – Michael Stelzner, Larry Benet, Mari Smith | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
This is the first summary for the first day at #SMMW13. Talks by Michael Stelzner, Larry Benet and Mari Smith.


Michael Stelzner: social
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5 Cool Content Curation Tools for Social Marketers | Social Media Today

5 Cool Content Curation Tools for Social Marketers | Social Media Today | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
In the age of Information, the ability to “curate,” or gather and arrange content, becomes one of the most important skills you can have. After all, the information is out there for everyone to see.
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HOW TO: Integrate Social Media into Your Website with a Homeland / Embassy Strategy

HOW TO: Integrate Social Media into Your Website with a Homeland / Embassy Strategy | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
Guest blogger Eric Schwartzman shares an interesting perspective on social media strategy – the Homeland / Embassy model.
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integration is essential!!!

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Se7en Reasons Why You Should Include Google+ in Your Social Media Marketing Plans

Se7en Reasons Why You Should Include Google+ in Your Social Media Marketing Plans | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it
With over 500 million active users and Google's unbridled power, Google+ is a force to be reckoned with.
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#google+ heading by stealth to early majority with a killer suite of tools

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Google+ Design Cheat Sheet [Infographic]

Google+ Design Cheat Sheet [Infographic] | Content Curation for dummies | Scoop.it

'It may have had a slow start but Google+ is slowly but surely cementing itself as the social network platform of the future. So.. we give you a cheat sheet for the new Google+ layout sizing!'

 

Google+ currently has over 150 million active users and this number is constantly rising. Already interests & needs of individuals and companies are more focused and more easily targeted than Facebook...

 


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