Content Curation

  • 7 Ways To Get Customers To Love Your Brand Posted on: Jun 27th, 2015

    7 Ways To Get Customers To Love Your BrandHow do customers describe your company to their family and friends? Does your product just meet a need, or are they really in love with your brand? Your brand should be bigger, and more tangible than your product alone. For example, Old Spice does not merely manufacture deodorant, they also make some of the funniest commercials. Nordstrom does not merely…

  • When Brands Burn: 6 Risky Twitter Convos That Worked Posted on: Jun 26th, 2015

    When Brands Burn: 6 Risky Twitter Convos That WorkedOn social media, brands need to be hyper-aware of their tone of voice. They need to be courteous and polite, especially when dealing with unhappy customers. Businesses need... Read More The post When Brands Burn: 6 Risky Twitter Convos That Worked appeared first on Hootsuite Social Media Management. See all stories on this topic …

  • Putting Your Business’s Digital Foot Forward With Social Media Education Posted on: Jun 24th, 2015

    Putting Your Business’s Digital Foot Forward With Social Media EducationDigital advancement of today’s organizations happens across the workforce—not just tools, properties, and processes. But it can be challenging to ensure a consistent level of social expertise across... Read More The post Putting Your Business’s Digital Foot Forward With Social Media Education appeared first on…

  • How Retailers Use Content to Tie Online And Offline Experiences Posted on: Jun 21st, 2015

    How Retailers Use Content to Tie Online And Offline ExperiencesPeople today don’t shop like they used to. Over the past few years, e-commerce and mobile shopping have experienced radical growth, shifting retailers’ focus, rightfully so, on improving those digital user experiences. Those experiences, however, are still inherently limited. People want the in-store benefits of seeing,…

  • 5 Essential Elements For Creating the Best Facebook Ads Posted on: Jun 20th, 2015

    5 Essential Elements For Creating the Best Facebook AdsPaid advertising is becoming the best channel for brands to reach their audiences on Facebook after last year’s much dreaded drop in organic reach. You may already know... Read More The post 5 Essential Elements For Creating the Best Facebook Ads appeared first on Hootsuite Social Media Management. See all stories on this topic …

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Curation Tools

  • Curate Content More Efficiently with Content DJ Posted on: Mar 13th, 2013

    A year and a half ago Jerry Tian quit his job as a software engineer to join the startup game. But like many who set out on their own, he found himself lacking focus. “I was in Vancouver pulling my hair out because I couldn’t find the right idea,” he said. For his first venture, he jumped into building an online tutoring platform. To build buzz and the product’s user base, he started…

  • Curate The Best Content Web-Wide With Rallyverse Posted on: Mar 12th, 2013

    Content makes the social web go round, but finding the right content to share on your company’s social networking properties is NOT a simple task most days. Sure, you can slap any ol’ thing on your Facebook page or Twitter every day and be done with it – but then why be there at all? What’s the point?Wouldn’t it be great to consistently find trusted, highly viral content relevant to…

  • CurationSoft 2.0 With Post Builder Posted on: Mar 10th, 2013

    I have used CurationSoft for a little over a year and it is one of my tools to enhance my curation process. It isn't my primary tool, but it is definitely an important part of my toolset. Greatly reduce the time it takes to find, review, and include content from sources in blog posts and on social media. You will post more often, gather more search rankings and increase your…

  • MyCurator | Content Curation in WordPress Posted on: Mar 1st, 2013

    Great post! Here are my observations on MyCurator I have been using the MyCurator WP plugin pretty much since it first showed up. I even beta test some of the new releases for Mark. MyCurator provides a number of key benefits: well targeted, filtered content on specific keywords; it "learns" what is good and not good content so you can focus on the best content for your blog; it keeps your…

  • Some of the best content curation tools today Posted on: Feb 3rd, 2013

    A good overview of some content curation tools available online with a brief introduction into the basics of content curation itself. Pretty good list of online tools primarily in the social media arena. Personally, I prefer MyCurator as my content curation tool, but his provides a pretty good list of paid and free tools. Enjoy and add your thoughts below... Content curation is…

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Content Curation News

  • Content Marketers, Share Your Voice with PodcastingContent Marketers, Share Your Voice with Podcasting Posted on: Jan 21st, 2015

    In recent years, marketers have experimented with many different forms of content, such as eBooks, infographics and videos. One form of content, which is rapidly gaining popularity, is the podcast. Audio podcasting is a distinct way to communicate with prospects and tell stories in an intimate manner. In this article, Dan Newman provides five reasons why small businesses should add podcasting to…

  • Top Content Curation ToolsTop Content Curation Tools Posted on: Jan 20th, 2015

    Tweet For a couple of years, now, I’ve been practicing content curation in addition to creating content . I create content here on my blog (and my other blogs, too), and Instagram is another place where I create (visual) content.I practice content curation to “fill in the holes,” so to speak, on platforms like Twitter, and Facebook. Those ones move pretty quickly, and…

  • Content Curation and Web Traffic with SniplyContent Curation and Web Traffic with Sniply Posted on: Jan 18th, 2015

    Advancements in technology happen all the time.When a “point of pain” is addressed with a new technology solution, it’s always time for celebration.  I’m celebrating this new service, Sniply, for the pain point it solves for businesses using social media! Snip.ly is a service which allows you to have the power of social media sharing  with control in the palm of…

  • TECH TALK WITH MIKE: Sniply for content curation and web trafficTECH TALK WITH MIKE: Sniply for content curation and web traffic Posted on: Jan 18th, 2015

    TECH TALK WITH MIKE: Sniply for content curation and web traffic Sniply is a new service that allows you to have the power of social media sharing with control in the palm of your hand. Sniply allows users to take links to great articles on any website, and then add a custom message in the article that is yours and that can then be directed straight to your website. So basically you are creating…

  • Future Of EdTech 101: Automation, Curation And GamificationFuture Of EdTech 101: Automation, Curation And Gamification Posted on: Jan 17th, 2015

    By Nathan DeardorffEducation is one of the fastest progressing industries. Today, research, materials and communication can be shared instantly and globally. However, information technology is hardly at its full potential, particularly in education. As a college senior set to graduate in 2015 and asked to write an essay about the future of higher education, here is what I see when I look into the…