What is content creation? What is content curation? Why should you be thinking about either as the owner of a website?
The author talks about the impotance of both content creation and content curation. He is obviously right. Nowaday it's not wise to create content all by ourselves, there are a lot of fabulous resources outside. If we can take advantage of these resources, it will save plenty of energy and time. Of course, we should pay attention to the ownership problem. (*^__^*)
Connectivism announced that hearing different opinions is very important.
http://crowdspoke.com When Brian Solis called 2011 the "year of curation," he identified a growing trend in how people are addressing the issue of informatio...
Personally I don't agree with the concept of Information Overload, I think the isuues are more complex, but this interesting video argues, that by curating collectively we can avoid some of the ephemeral or inconsequential use of curation tools - which has led to professional curators maintaining they foster a widespread misunderstanding of what curation involves.
With the overwhelming amount of content available on the Internet today, it is difficult for professionals to efficiently manage their daily reading activities, as well as separate useful and accurate content from poor content. This is where content curation comes in, allowing individuals or businesses to provide a valuable service to their audiences by addressing their need for quality content and the lack of available time to find it.
In the not too distant future you will learn new key skills through free or low-cost professional online courses, available both from prestigious world-class academic institutions as well as from private experts.
Robin Good: Start this video clip at 1':42" (up to 3':30") and you can get a pretty good idea of what a content curator does and why what he does has so much to do with sense-making, making things understandable for others and ultimately extracting contextualized "meaning" from information "as is".
Must-see. Excellent. 9/10
P.S.: Thanks to Howard Rheingold for spotting this clip and sharing it.
Curation Content is a Content Marketing tactic that SEOs should learn and use. This guide will tell them all they need to know about Content Curation: what it is, how to do it, and why to do it for the highest benefit of their campaigns.
Why I choose this topic to be my thesis topic? When I first heard this topic, I found it very attractive. In this world full of digital information, how can we find good content we need. Later I found scoop.it and Robin Good which strengthen my view that content curation is so useful. Because I found many valuable information in his topic and it really saves me a lot of time.
How curation can help student prepare for the future. The Apollo Research Institute Future Workskills 2020 study conducted last year that identifies critical workforce skills that our students will need to be prepared for future jobs is included.
“I have enjoyed exploring the many links and sources that were shared via Scoop-It, Pinterests, blogs, and other connections to my post. My own learning and understanding increased tremendously through the process of exploring these. Imagine what this kind of networked learning might do for students?”
Curation is defined as the “exciting and new genre of search tool which is also a tool for scanning real-time environment as well as opportunities for evaluating the relevance and quality of emerging information landscapes [Valenza ]. Teachers, students, librarians, researchers, bloggers and marketers can use this constantly updated digital archive to create a mashup that promotes synthesized thinking.
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.