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What Kind of Content Curator Are You?

What Kind of Content Curator Are You? | Lowton's Scoop (it) on Social Media in Education | Scoop.it

Many marketers are now adding content curation— the act of finding, organizing and sharing online content to engage customers and prospects—to their job descriptions. As with other marketing strategies, personality type can play a big part in your content curation style, from the types of content you share to where you share it and how you go about the process.

 

 

What’s your curation type? Match your own personality to the qualities below so you can embrace your inner curator.

- If You’re Investigative…

- If You’re Artistic…

- If You’re Social…

- If You’re Enterprising…

- If You’re Conventional…

- If You’re Realistic…

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