A study released this week revealed that 47% of Facebook users have swear words on their pages. A survey last week, meanwhile, showed that undergraduate men who talk about alcohol on Facebook tend to have more friends.
Excerpt from article by Mike Murray published on Content Marketing Institute: "The following (curated!) collection is designed to give brands one-stop access to a diverse range of ideas and information to help them manage their content curation efforts.
Joe Pulizzi describes the task of content curation thusly: “Your job, like that of a museum curator, is to unearth the best content on the planet in your niche, so that your museum doesn’t close down for a lack of visitors.”
Curata’s Pawan Deshpande cites calls-to-actions (CTAs) as an underrated component of content marketing that can help take your content curation efforts from good to great.
In another recent post, Roger C. Parker recommends that content curators:
- Strive for uniqueness, including cultivating resources that are fresher and not as well known; - Determine whether comments are in context for the content that you’re curating; - Add value with your perspectives, such as examples of how your market can put ideas to work; - Be concise, ensuring that your comments don’t exceed the length of the original piece;
Other key tips are about: - Adding brand credibility... - Curation inspiration... - Organization...
There are more content curation advices from old articles by Forbes, Mashable.
An other old post by DigitalSherpa offers additional perspective: "The goal of content curation is not to create new content, but to find the most relevant content pertaining to a specific category and funneling this information to readers in a very targeted way..."
Twitter is chaos, but in the midst of this beautiful mess is a ton of data that if you can understand it. If you ever wanted the complete Twitter toolbox this is the post for you. It's got 80 Twitter tools that can help you do everything you need in this busy social media channel.
In case you have been on vacation for the past 6 months, you'll know that Facebook and Twitter are in a bit of trouble. I don't mean they are about to go bankrupt or anything (they won't), but we're seeing a clear trend of disapproval towards them.
With the effectiveness of Facebook advertising consistently being called into question, we decided to pull together some of the key stats around the debate in one visual place. Find out more below: We find that Facebook ads are one of the best ways to generate ROI consistently for our clients. We have no allegiance to …
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.