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Thinking of adding value should be the first stage in curation, PKM, or any professional online sharing.
Robin - Thanks for another great article & analysis!
Are you sure you want to delete this scoop?
Adding value can be as small as : what touched me in this article ? what resonates for me ? any sensible way to express your P.O.V. actually !
Most Important Thing in Content Curation: Adding Value - Here 14 Ways To Do It
14 ways to add value when curating content
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 →
Every so often when I’m tweeting or emailing, I’ll think: Should I really be writing so much?
I tend to get carried away. And for the times that I do, it sure would be nice to know if all this extra typing is hurting or helping my cause. I want to stand out on social media, but I want to do it in the right way.
Curious, I dug around and found some answers for the ideal lengths of tweets and titles and everything in between. Many of these could have been answered with “it depends,” but where’s the fun in that?
Solid research exists to show the value of writing, tweeting, and posting at certain lengths. We can learn a lot from scientific social media guidelines like these. Here’s the best of what I found.
Handy starting point
Interesting. I have to disagree with blog length - 1600 words (about a 7-minute read) might be good for SEO, but it's a long time to expect readers to stay with you. Respect their time and keep it short
This is a truly useful resource!
@Google has 8 million followers on Twitter. @Microsoft has 4 million. Why does the most valuable U.S. company insist on not joining?
Is there really much return on a free service that attracts grassroots funding? The answer might surprise you.
we need marketing, we need the people customers, employees, freinds. We need relationships. Relationships are build on authenticithy are build on feelings, truth. Not build on hollow frases you have to put in energy in relationships and honesty. Meeting people one way or the other
The best tools and services to capture, edit, publish and distribute video online.
nice list of video tools
An extensive collection of Videotools created by Robin Good.
We are all starting to understand the importance of social sharing.
Scoop.it rescoops is sharing in overdrive!
When you rescoop another Scoop.it users post, the benefits get multiplied for both you and person who scooped the article first.
Rescoop, add insight and grow your community!
I started using Scoop.it a while back and this illustrates the power of Scoop.it!
As Seth Godin says in his excellent book Linchpin. If you share, everyone is better off, including yourself.
#grew myaudience :))
Robin Good: Here is a handy short guide to nine free infographic creation tools that can be utilized to create enticing visuals, word charts and data-based infographics without having special technical skills.
Check them all out: http://www.infographicsarchive.com/create-infographics-and-data-visualization/
(Unearted by Andres Taborga)
Useful tools for creating infographics
Nice collection of infographic tools from an expert in digital curation.
I am adding this to my seminar resources. Having another set of tools for my teachers to create their PIE Infographics is important. Creating visual representations of learning is such a powerful learning for teachers and is a skill they can transfer to their classroom and for students to create in the classroom.
20 Scoopiteers who've taught me more than I can repay in one lifetime about #contentmarketing and #contentcuration are #MustFollows :@Robin Good
@Ana Cristina Pratas
@Brian Yanish - MarketingHits.com
@The Fish Firm
@Cendrine Marrouat - www.socialmediaslant.com
Glad to have made the list. As an afterthought, I feel proud to be in the the company of Beth Kanter @ttorris
Un aporte muy interesante y enriquecedor.
Good Google Drive feature
This is one of my favorite tools. It pulls up images too and with the new image editing tools it is so easy to put in a nice picture.
You do have to log into your Google account to see this content, but it's a worthwhile step.
Millennials would rather give themselves a makeover at home with products purchased at CVS than have one done at a beauty parlor. That's according to a new survey released by SymphonyIRI. They created an infographic based on a second-quarter MarketPulse research survey about shopper attitudes, perceptions and actions affected by the economy, according to AdAge.
The NTIA made a surprising announcement Friday when it said it might relinquish control of the contract that is awarded to ICANN for managing what acts as an address book for the internet.
The team at Brandpoint, a leading provider of content-based marketing solutions, helps their clients get their brand message out, establish their thought leadership and credibility within their industries. Here’s how they suggest that you track your content marketing success.
Great infographic: it tells about three things to look for when determining whether your content is successful or not.
What would you add?
Très bon listing d'outils pour le web marketeur!
70 tools you should at least know exist
This is a great list of tools for anyone who is serious about online marketing.
Everyone has different needs, and the social landscape is shifting accordingly.
"The next big thing is getting smaller and smaller."
"The first generation of social media touted "networking", but the next generation, raised in always-on connectivity, will embrace ephemerality and digital tribalism. Those users will abandon the major social networks and migrate to more granular mobile villages with simpler ecosystems."I think these two statements are pretty much spot-on, and will watch with interest as Facebook (and the 'others') tries to look small while continuing to gobble-up anyone and anything that looks like it might threaten its business model. We don't need one all-consuming platform, but that not how FB shareholders view the world.
Interesting times ahead!
In a study performed by Software Advice, 168 marketers were polled about their social media content strategy. Find out what works - and what doesn't work - for marketers today.
.... Here's what to do instead: curate content. No matter how big your brand is or becomes, people want to hear about more than just your products, services, staff and pets. So do yourself a favor and give them what they want: helpful stuff about things they care about. This may not be you/your brand. It could be your industry, your location, or even general current events....more...
Ever wondered what the most common grammar mistakes are that bloggers make? Run-on sentences, punctuation, or maybe use of wrong tenses? This infographic highlights common blog post writing errors and blogging facts.
Read it... or not... :)
Excellent infografic to bear in mind when writing blogs.
Common grammar errors and how to fix them. Applicable to more than just blog posts.
What's ahead of us when it comes to web publishing? How will the tools, methods and approaches to design, to create and to package news and information change over the course of the next few years?
In the second part of this article, I am looking at these key trends:
1) Dusk of Blogs How blogs are changing their role and importance within the information ecosystem.
2) Beyond WordPress WordPress has been a revolutionary tool for small and large independent web publishers. But in its fantastic growth, it may have lost track of its true original purpose. What's there now to replace it?
3) Instant Publishing When it comes to publishing online, it's not just "ease of use" that web publishers want. Immediacy, real-time, is the new in high-demand frontier. How rapidly can you go from thinking of a promotion or a new report to actually having a professional-looking page of it online?
4) Invisible UI Just-in-time interface controls are the future. The time of multiple toolbars with tens of buttons and icons, is definitely over. The new UI is basically invisible... until you need it.
5) Design Intelligence The web design and publishing ecosystem presently doesn't allow for non-technical people to create and maintain professional-looking websites without having to heavily depend on a web design studio or agency. This is about to change. Rapidly.
6) Design Marketplaces Big opportunity ahead for those who will make it easy and efficient to find, select and organize the best web design templates available out there in a fast, easy and effective fashion.
Full article: http://www.masternewmedia.org/future-webpublishing-trends-beyond-2014-part2/
Reading time: 19'
See Part I here: http://www.masternewmedia.org/future-webpublishing-trends-beyond-2014/
. . .hmmmm interesting thoughts for beyond 2014.
Each social media operates a bit differently, and each brand's followers have their own preferences and moods.
The fact is that, there is no One-Size-Fits-All trick or strategy, however, there are some guidelines that can help you create the perfect social content.
Use this infographic to find tips on how to craft perfects posts for GooglePlus, YouTube, Blog, Tumblr, Vine, Twitter and Facebook.
this is great....
Wonderfully explains all the tech language of diff social media sites, and how to attract the most attention!
According to a recent Piqora study, an item shared on Pinterest generates 78 cents in sales. Half of orders also happen after 2 and a half months of pinning. Another interesting number: On average, pins are 100 times more viral than Tweets! Pretty incredible, right?
intéressant,pour mieux exploiter les tableaux.
Pinterest is a great tool. It anticipates visual marketing, is fun and easy to use and these tools help make it a powerful marketing tool.
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When it comes to content creation, most of the time you have a couple of goals. Good content should be informative, compelling, and it should be building your reputation. One of the best ways to do all three of those things is with testimonials. Testimonials are great ways to showcase your talents as a company without sounding egotistical or obnoxious.
But wait, aren't testimonials all cheesy and boring?
Sure, they can be, but I'm not talking about the three sentence blurb that reads like something out of an infomercial. What I'm talking about are longer pieces of content that are sincere. These type of testimonials work really well as blog posts because the blog format gives you enough space to convey a good amount of information without being overly formal. Writing a testimonial with that much meat to it can be daunting, which is why I following a simple outline whenever I help our clients solicit testimonials...More...
Personal Branding is something that a person does to better market themselves and their careers.
Very creative way to illustrate personal branding
Not a bad little summary
Why Your Business Needs A Business Social Media Presence. Online consumers are more likely to buy things from brands they know or have followed through social media for some time.
An infographic published by Mr. Youth, a word of mouth marketing firm, polled 4500 adults to uncover the impact of social media on purchases. They discovered that social media not only influences brand reputation and PR, but often can lead directly to a sale.
Over 90% of respondents either received or made recommendations to friends and families on Facebook. 65% of these social recommendations directly led to a purchase. On top of that, 80% of those who received a response to a social media post by a brand made a purchase as a result of that interaction.
With numbers as striking you’d think businesses would be quick to comprehend. Yet according to the study, brands only respond to half of their social media posts, divided almost equally between Facebook and Twitter. The full report will be available in two weeks....
#SocialMedia marketing is the lifeline for brands looking to target the online audience for anything from product promos, launch campaigns & many more parallels by leveraging objective, reach & impact. The key is in the analysis to determine the campaign ROI and keeping these dynamics in mind, a business website is the digital connection that businesses must incorporate to nullify reservations about a product purchase by referring to online reviews, product demos, customer experiences and so on.
Work of Mouth marketing is still one of the most influential catalyst that incites intent to check out a new product or brand based on references. A business website is the connection required to establish a working relationship between the buyer & the seller. By integrating #social sharing icons & buttons, the process to recommend services to friends & family becomes much easier and simpler to complete. This irrevocably creates the influence of digital marketing & social media marketing for brands with instant real time reach & interaction with buyers & random online visitors across the fabric of the web.
Don't lose out , an online presence is crucial to the success of your business.
Why Your Business Needs A Social Media Presence - Two infographics - WordPress Hosting SEO Cloud
To make your Content Marketing work stand out you need to combine visual elements through storytelling. Read to learn more on data visualization.
Remember people learn from you in 3 ways, audibly, visually and kinaesthetically. Which is why what you do with your body including your face is also so critical.
The first 2 sentences of this article sum it all up:
"On average, your readers will only read 28% of the words on a page.
Can you tell your whole story in 2-3 sentences? Probably not."
As graphic/visual coaches this reinforces the value of recording and working through visuals to support and enhance the normal talking and note taking.
Para aumentar a retenção na aprendizagem, a combinação de imagens e contação de histórias ainda são técnincas campeãs. Vamos pratica-las nas acoes educacionais ?