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One of our central problems here at NYTimes.com is surfacing content. With hundreds of articles, blog posts, media features and apps published every day it is simply impossible for readers to see them all. This is a good problem to have, but a problem none the less. So how do we help readers find everything they would want to read given that they only have the time to scan a small fraction of what we have to offer? We do so in many ways: Our homepage/section front/subsection breakdown of the site itself goes a long way in allowing our editorial voice to guide visitors to a combination of what is important and what they want to read.

Curation Traffic - Wordpress Curation Theme. The Ultimate List of Content Curation Tools and Platforms - You Brand. Curation Platforms. Curated News Delivered On Your Schedule. Longform. Curator's ǝpoɔ. You are what you curate: why Pinterest is hawt. Evolution of social media by Elad Gill (graphic courtesy of Elad Gill) Updated: The new hot social thing on the web these days is a Palo Alto, Calif.

You are what you curate: why Pinterest is hawt

–based company started by Ben Silbermann, Paul Sciarra and Evan Sharp. (I incorrectly described this group as ex-Facebookers. My apologies for the error.) It is called Pinterest and it is about the concept of curation — a much abused phrase in Silicon Valley. 2012 will likely see an acceleration of structured, push button, social curation across the web. The way I see it, Pinterest is yet another example of basic human behavior’s being transposed on to the web. Back when I was young, my cousins would cut out photos, ads and visuals from fashion and lifestyle magazines and create collages. The Curation-Over-Creation Trend That Fueled Pinterest's Rapid Growth. Laura Paine has a simple answer when asked why Pinterest exploded in popularity at this particular juncture in Internet history.

The Curation-Over-Creation Trend That Fueled Pinterest's Rapid Growth

The former reporter watched her newspaper cut positions, go from being a daily to a weekly and focus more on creating short, Q&A pieces, video and photo galleries in an effort to cling to dwindling online traffic. "People aren't really reading anymore," said Paine, who now works for the public relations firm InkHouse. A new Engauge white paper breaks down the make-up of the average Pinterest user and shows that the end result of less reading is more of a focus on content curation than creation.

Quel outil de curation pour votre marque ? — Curiouser. 7 Content Curation Tools to Keep up With (and Share) Industry News. Guest post by Courtney Seiter Show of hands: Who has enough time every day to read up on your industry’s news?

7 Content Curation Tools to Keep up With (and Share) Industry News

Oh, and everything new you need to know to market your business? Yeah, me neither. But knowing what’s going on in your space is critical for content creation, competitive intelligence and social media efforts. To cut through the glut of information to make sure the good stuff rises to the top, I employ a lot of help in the form of content curation tools. Content Curation Knowledge Center. Content Curation Software. Finding and sharing really good, targeted content that your Circles will +1, share, and talk about is a chore.

Content Curation Software

That is, if you don’t have a killer tool to discover, review, and post content easily. Enter CurationSoft. Watch what it does on Google+… New curation tool a boon for genetic biologists. With the BeeSpace Navigator, University of Illinois researchers have created both a curation tool for genetic biologists and a new approach to searching for information.

New curation tool a boon for genetic biologists

The project was a collaboration between researchers at the Institute for Genomic Biology and the department of computer science. Led by Bruce Schatz, professor and head of medical information science at the U. of I., the team described the software and its applications in the web server issue of the journal Nucleic Acids Research. [Curation] : Pearltrees, Scoop.it, Storify, Paper.li,... à la recherche de l'information ultime.

Curation mode d'emploi. Vendredi 18 mars Web - 18 mars 2011 :: 10:28 :: Par Eric.

Curation mode d'emploi

[Curation] : Pearltrees, Scoop.it, Storify, Paper.li,... à la recherche de l'information ultime. 20 plateformes de curation à expérimenter. The story behind Storify, new real-time curation service ? Scobleizer. You’re seeing more and more Storify links around the web.

The story behind Storify, new real-time curation service ? Scobleizer

The Washington Post has used it. So have many other journalists and curators. Commissariat web : sélectionner, trier et organiser les contenus (introduction à Scoop.it) L'un des enjeux déterminants du web, c'est de savoir gérer la quantité d'informations — entendu au sens large : visuelle, textuelle, etc.

commissariat web : sélectionner, trier et organiser les contenus (introduction à Scoop.it)

Il y a des choses de qualité qui se font et se défont sur internet; il ne faut pas bouder la pratique du web en disant qu'il s'agit d'un dépotoir duquel il est impossible d'extraire les «bons» éléments. Bien sûr, quand il y a trop de contenu disponible, ça devient du bruit, comme quand tout le monde parle en même temps — et la question de la qualité des contenus devient alors difficile à gérer : qui écouter ? SocialCompare - Site communautaire de comparatifs. Storify launches public beta: Curation is a core news skill. April 28, 2011.

Storify launches public beta: Curation is a core news skill

Storyful. Session chair was Margot Bloomstein, and below you’ll find her slides. Posting them baldly would be rather meaningless, however, unless you were either present at her panel discussion or had someone to give you the greatest hits, with a little extra colour. That’s where the curators come in. Below is a curated thread of that discussion, which focused on human curation and the things that set it apart from automated content selection or mere aggregation – context and perspective.

So, what is curation, exactly? For us here at Storyful, it’s the process of sifting the news from the noise. We work hard to pluck out the choicest morsels of news, group them together and give them added context, so that the story becomes ever clearer. Curating requires a curator. This tweet above seems to be stating the obvious, but there’s only so far that automation and technology can take you in the curation process.

Note the tone used in this quote from the ‘next chapter of news’ session. Content Curation in Action - Darwin Awareness Engine Blog. SocialCompare - Site communautaire de comparatifs.