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User-Centered Content Curation: Five Good Tips from Sam Burroughs

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"Most people curate for the benefit of themselves or their organisations. What if we..."


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Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, January 18, 2014 8:17 PM

What if we considered content curation as a value, not just a means to market products & services?

Gina Paschalidou's curator insight, January 20, 2014 5:06 PM

Tips to improve curation and benefit both you and other users

'Timothy Leyfer's curator insight, January 24, 2014 6:20 PM

"Explain, always clearly why something you are curating/communicating is relevant. Contextualize."

This is just one of the five great points from Sam Burroughs that we should consider when communicating relevant information to people on our list.

There are four other great tips equally as important, that we should use when communicating information to others.

In today's fast-paced world the information that we are trying to communicate to others should be user centered.

You might want to check this one out. I know that I am
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Learn Business Accounting for Free.

Learn Business Accounting for Free. | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it

You can learn Accounting and Financial reporting by reading this free book “Business Accounting” online. It is a good book, written by Joe Hoyle, an associate professor of accounting at the Robins School of Business, University of Richmond and C. J. Skender, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


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Peter John Baskerville's curator insight, January 18, 2014 1:19 AM

17 chapters are available onlineand  covering the accounting you need to operate a business. The ebook contains opening and closing videos for each chapter, Socratic questioning, embedded multiple-choice questions, expert discussions and a “research assignment” to help students explore further information.

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Content Discovery: Find RSS Feed Reading Lists and OPML Collections with FeedShare.net

Content Discovery: Find RSS Feed Reading Lists and OPML Collections with FeedShare.net | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it

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Robin Good's curator insight, January 17, 2014 9:34 PM



Feedshare is a free web service which allows you to publish and share publicly any RSS feed or OPML file (a collection of RSS feeds) for everyone to check and subscribe to.


You can also discover, search and explore other interesting RSS feeds by keyword, author or tags or by the most popular ones: http://www.feedshare.net/popular/ 


Free to use.


Try it out now: http://www.feedshare.net/ 


Search it: http://www.feedshare.net/search/ 



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Warner Carter's curator insight, January 18, 2014 3:58 AM

looks like an interesting resource 

http://www.feedshare.net/popular/

Stephen Dale's curator insight, January 18, 2014 5:28 PM

Useful as a backup to your regular feed reader (I use Feedly - export as an OPML file) or to share your RSS subcriptions, or to discover, search and explore other interesting RSS feeds by keyword, author or tags or by the most popular:  http://www.feedshare.net/popular/ ;

 

Search it: http://www.feedshare.net/search/ ;

 

Excellent curation tool.

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Convert Any Blog, Web Page or Document Into an eBook with EbookGlue Conversion API

Convert Any Blog, Web Page or Document Into an eBook with EbookGlue Conversion API | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it

 

 


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ghbrett's curator insight, September 30, 2013 3:55 PM

Recommended by other Curators, especially @Robin Good!

Sharon Bakar's curator insight, March 4, 2014 3:59 PM

Very useful!

Pamela D Lloyd's curator insight, March 5, 2014 9:19 PM

Writers interested in converting a document or a blog into an ebook may find this useful.

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New Online Services Put You Back in Command of Your 401(k ...

New Online Services Put You Back in Command of Your 401(k ... | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
If you're still in search of a New Year's resolution, here's one you're free to borrow from me: Become a more active and self-reliant manager of your retir.
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Infographic: Content Curation & the State of Marketing

Infographic: Content Curation & the State of Marketing | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
 
When it comes to marketing, content is paramount. Curation, or carefully selecting and sharing third-party content with your audience, is also b (Great post in regards to Content Marketing & how I will apply this strategy to music business.
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More Amusing Anti-Libertarian Humor - Town Hall

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More Amusing Anti-Libertarian Humor
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But this gives me an opportunity to list the second reason why it's wrong to accuse libertarians of lacking a sense of humor.
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How can you prevent an information overload? - The Results Centre

How can you prevent an information overload? - The Results Centre | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
Ever since the birth of email, and more recently, social media, employers have been overloaded with information (be it relevant or irrelevant), which swiftly becomes unmanageable. It's easy to tell yourself that you will create a ...
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Use the One-N-Done Approach to Prioritize Money-Saving Strategies - Lifehacker

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Use the One-N-Done Approach to Prioritize Money-Saving Strategies
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There are hundreds, if not thousands of ways to save money, but some may be simpler than others.
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Three Social Trends That Will Influence Education in 2014 | online ...

Three Social Trends That Will Influence Education in 2014 | online ... | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
It will be the behaviours of students, lifelong learners and educators—their use of technology, specifically social media applications that will influence education in the upcoming year. To date there have been a handful of ...
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How to Be Way More Productive

How to Be Way More Productive | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
Three quick hacks from Tim Ferriss. (3 little life hacks to boost your productivity: http://t.co/UA2MBYMGrC via @tferriss)
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Your Finance: Avoid these 5 financial aid myths - Newsday

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Your Finance: Avoid these 5 financial aid myths
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Saving for college, applying for admittance and getting financial aid can all be complicated processes, so it's not surprising that many myths have sprung up about paying for education.
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Should You Follow Up After Sending Your Resume? - Job Searching

Should You Follow Up After Sending Your Resume? - Job Searching | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
I really believe it would take some of the stress out of job hunting and MAYBE Giselle and all those LIKE GISELLE would not get as many phone calls. September 17, 2009 at 10:22 am. (14) Phase1 says: I think it's people like ...
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We’ve launched the first 2 tools in a new series of online learning to help put our guidance into practice http://t.co/2RWmz82Rvz
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User-Centered Content Curation: Five Good Tips from Sam Burroughs

User-Centered Content Curation: Five Good Tips from Sam Burroughs | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it

"Most people curate for the benefit of themselves or their organisations. What if we..."


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Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, January 18, 2014 8:17 PM

What if we considered content curation as a value, not just a means to market products & services?

Gina Paschalidou's curator insight, January 20, 2014 5:06 PM

Tips to improve curation and benefit both you and other users

'Timothy Leyfer's curator insight, January 24, 2014 6:20 PM

"Explain, always clearly why something you are curating/communicating is relevant. Contextualize."

This is just one of the five great points from Sam Burroughs that we should consider when communicating relevant information to people on our list.

There are four other great tips equally as important, that we should use when communicating information to others.

In today's fast-paced world the information that we are trying to communicate to others should be user centered.

You might want to check this one out. I know that I am
Tim
TimothyLeyfer.com

Another Good-One From Mr Robin Good

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The Future of eBooks in the Academic World: Opportunities and Challenges

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Eternity's curator insight, September 22, 2013 8:29 AM

This sums it up for responsive designs and content for future - for ebooks!!

Aracy Campos's curator insight, December 3, 2013 12:06 PM

Uma referência útil e bem organizada para qualquer pessoa envolvida no planejamento e organização da integração de ebooks no currículo acadêmico.

Yaros Perez's curator insight, February 23, 2016 6:08 PM

Muestra de una manera gráfica y y facil de entender el futuro de los Elibros.

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Michigan Tech Prof Comes Up Empty In Web Search For Time Travelers - CBS Local

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Michigan Tech Prof Comes Up Empty In Web Search For Time Travelers
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At least, that's the word from a study set up by a professor at Michigan Technological University, searching for prescient content on Web sites.
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Information Overload, Past and Present | Dan Cohen

Information Overload, Past and Present | Dan Cohen | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
The end of this year has seen much handwringing over the stress of information overload: the surging, unending streams, the inexorable decline of longer, more intermittent forms such as blogs, the feeling that our online ...
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'Safe' Household Chemicals Combine to Double Cancer Risk - The Epoch Times

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'Safe' Household Chemicals Combine to Double Cancer Risk
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Chemicals in household products approved as “safe” individually can combine to produce a toxic effect that can double cancer risk say researchers.
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Career Rescue: Avoid seven job-search mistakes in 2014 - Houston Chronicle

Career Rescue: Avoid seven job-search mistakes in 2014 - Houston Chronicle | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
Career Rescue: Avoid seven job-search mistakes in 2014 Houston Chronicle When it comes to job searching, age can be a challenging hurdle, however the biggest mistakes job candidates make often come from relying on outdated job search techniques and...
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Facebook Launches Trending Topics On Web With Descriptions Of ...

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Following tests of Twitter-style Trending Topics on the web and mobile in August, Facebook today officially launches a redesigned "Trending" section on its..
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Money | Money | Money

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Financial Comparison Website (earn CASH by ...Reading mails,Searching the web,Playing bingo and MORE + http://t.co/yW70Igmug1)
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To repair or replace broken household appliances - St. George Daily Spectrum

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To repair or replace broken household appliances
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3 Big Reasons Why You Should Add Content Curation to Your B2B Marketing Mix - Business 2 Community

3 Big Reasons Why You Should Add Content Curation to Your B2B Marketing Mix - Business 2 Community | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
Business 2 Community 3 Big Reasons Why You Should Add Content Curation to Your B2B Marketing Mix Business 2 Community 3 Big Reasons Why You Should Add Content Curation to Your B2B Marketing Mix image 3783113 One of my first jobs after university...
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Use PACMAN to beat information overload and fix filter failures ...

Use PACMAN to beat information overload and fix filter failures ... | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
So much information out there! How to keep up with it? Such filter failures (Clay Shirky would -allegedly- say) in the way we process information bubbles! How can we fix these? So little time to do so much!
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Tools for Content Curation - Shout Out Studio

Tools for Content Curation - Shout Out Studio | Online Information Retrieval and Curation | Scoop.it
The process of finding great content to share, as well as deciding when or how to share it can be challenging and time consuming. Here are a few great tools for content curation.
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