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A lot of content comes across your News Feed. Here's how to curate what you see, and maximize the news that your Facebook friends are sharing.Mashable sat down with Greg Marra, Facebook's product manager for News Feed, to discuss how users can best curate the content that they see in News Feed. The easiest way to change what you see? Engage with content, says Marra."The basic interactions of News Feed are some of the most important signals that we get," he explains. "Unfortunately, those interactions aren't able to capture everything that we want to know, so we also give people additional controls to tell us things we can't figure out just from normal usage of News Feed."Here's what we learned...
Via Jeff Domansky
Ron Giordan's insight:
Great advice, but I worry about how many business pages are never seen though followed because of the settings.
It's only January and already Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has launched a new social network called Jelly, Facebook has splashed out $15m on social start-up Branch Media and We Heart It has the attention of nearly every female teen out there. Here are the social networks you may not have come across yet, but are set to hear a lot more about in 2014.
Via Russ Merz, Ph.D.
Ron Giordan's insight:
At what point will the continued influx of "new" social sites slow down and get gobbled up by the bigs? At some point, over-saturation diminishes brand.
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?
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Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.