As a social media manager, you're probably aware of many of the pains that come with staying visible online and managing many social media channels at once. Luckily, there's an answer to the woes of social media publishing: content curation. Here are 5 problems that social media publishers face and how content curation helps alleviate the pain. Continue reading →
Robin Good: Scoop.it has just launched a new set of features that help curators find more easily other content by introducing a new visual search feature, while enhancing individual post display, sharing options and addig a dedicated user search option.
The new features, are definitely a plus providing some long due oxygen to some of the more asphitic Scoop.it areas: news and curators discovery.
There is a lot more to do on this front, but these apear to be definitely some good initial steps in the right direction.
I am particularly fond of the new individual post display and layout, which truly expands the opportunities to lean more about related the topics, comments and the curator behind the channel.
Para hacer los deberes los estudiantes suelen dirigirse prácticamente a las mismas páginas que visitan cuando navegan en otras circunstancias. Además, cuatro de las diez páginas más citadas en Easybid, un site para ...
Robin Good: Here's another good example of curation at work. Andy Dickinson, has used Storify to create a "curated reference" of his lecture about curation for his first year undergraduate students.
The "storified" reference contains links to tools, video clips, and many contributions which allow any learner interested in this topic, to follow a selected path from which it is possible to wander off and explore in many interesting directions.
Robin Good: If you were looking for an introductory guide to Content Curation and its benefits in terms of online visibility, traffic, SEO and personal reputation, this new article by Gianluca Fiorelli on SEOMoz may be the best and most up-to-date reference to check out today.
The article provides a good introduction to some of the basic content curation phases, such as news discovery and production and its related tools.
Finally you can find some good information on WHY it is a good idea to curate content if you are looking for reputation, authority, visibility and becoming the reference person to go in your industry.