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.
Full article: http://www.seomoz.org/blog/content-curation-guide-for-seo ;
Via Robin Good