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15 top-notch content curation tools

15 top-notch content curation tools
Content curation tools play an important role in the content planning and publishing process. Before we provide you with our picks for the Web’s best content curation tools, let’s go back a step revisit the origins of content curation and the specific role it plays. The role content curation plays across the social Web Content curation has risen in significance for a number of reasons: 1. Curated content is more cost-effective than producing (only) original content. There are associated benefits of curated content, including the ability to serve up frequent content and increased opportunities for interaction, which can help exposure over time. How content curation works Content planning varies by channel. The best forms of curated content are evergreen, as opposed to news-based content, which has a shorter shelf-life. Examples of evergreen content include FAQs, how-to guides and tutorials, industry definitions, and resource lists (such as this one). Aggregation dashboards 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 8. Related:  veille/curationbabette64

Free Wordpress Content Curation Tools - Plugins & Theme 26 Free (or Free-to-Try) Content Curation Tools Content is still king, but it isn’t always practical or cost effective for marketers to produce brand-new, meaty, thought-leadership level content pieces on a regular basis. That’s where curating content can come in handy. Content curation offers a nearly limitless method of fueling your inbound marketing efforts. Unearthing and sharing the quality content of others allows you provide your audience fresh content on a regular basis to serve any interest, industry, or market. What’s more, sharing and celebrating the work of others helps get you on their radar and can forge valuable, long-term relationships with the content authors. To help you curate, here’s a list of 26 tools you can use to find, aggregate and share your content with the world, be it in a blog roundup, big list of resources or to share via social. 1. A granddaddy of content curation, in practice if not in tenure, Pinterest is one of the Internet’s most popular sites for culling content. 2. Price: Free 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 9. 10.

5 essential (and free!) content curation tools I tend to have problems with brevity when I write. Because of this, people often mistakenly believe I don't deal with writer's block. That is not the case. Sure, I always have 2,000 words in my pocket, but those words are not often about the topic I need to write about. When the blank page stares relentlessly back at me, one of my favorite fall backs is to curate and comment on other people's content. However, everyone is a curator these days. Here are five of the best free content curation tools you can use to stand out: 1. This is my favorite tool right now. Create lists as you browse the Web. List.ly also lets you present lists with style. [RELATED:Ragan's biggest social media conference returns to the Walt Disney World Resort in April!] 2. When I attend conferences, I like to summarize what I've learned and take pictures with people I've met. With Storify you can use keywords or hashtags to collect images, social media updates or Web pages (any media item on the Web, really). 3. 4. 5.

What are the best content curation tools for daily use? - Quora 26 Free (or Free-to-Try) Content Curation Tools Content is still king, but it isn't always practical or cost effective for marketers to produce brand-new, meaty, thought-leadership level content pieces on a regular basis. That's where curating content can come in handy. Content curation offers a nearly limitless method of fueling your inbound marketing efforts. What's more, sharing and celebrating the work of others helps get you on their radar and can forge valuable, long-term relationships with the content authors. To help you curate, here's a list of 26 tools you can use to find, aggregate and share your content with the world, be it in a blog roundup, big list of resources or to share via social. 1. A granddaddy of content curation, in practice if not in tenure, Pinterest is one of the Internet's most popular sites for culling content. Pinterest for Business takes curated pinning to the next level, making it easy to collate your favorite pins, market your business (or your clients'), and even promote products and services. 2. 3.

Content Curation Tools: The Ultimate List - Content Marketing Forum For content marketers, content curation is integral to online strategy. Effective curation helps position you as a thought leader in your space, and is an economical way to maintain a consistent publishing schedule of quality content. But manually trying to find the most relevant content in a given industry and then publishing it across multiple channels can be time-consuming. To curate effectively thus requires automation. This ultimate list of content curation software includes both business-grade and personal curation tools for hobbyist or organizational purposes. Curata defines content curation as when an individual (or team) consistently finds, organizes, annotates, and shares the most relevant and highest quality digital content on a specific topic for their target market. This map was constructed to help you or your organization navigate the growing world of curation and find a tool that best fits your content needs. Addict-o-matic – Search the best live sites on the web. Trap!

Digital Curation: Putting the Pieces Together | Sue Waters Blog Through digital curation we collect, manage and collate the best, most relevant content, on a specific topic or theme, for ourselves and share with others. Using tools like Scoop.it, Pinterest, Diigo and Livebinders educators collect the best resources to put them into context with organisation, annotation and presentation. This post is a summary of the ideas. tips and resources shared during my presentation for the 2013 Reform Symposium e-Conference on digital curation. Digital curation in education It’s no longer just about creating content. It’s now about finding and putting content into a context, in a meaningful and organised way, around specific topics. Types of tools needed There are two types of tools needed for curation (watch Harold Rheingold’s interview with Robin Good on Curation): News discovery tools select and aggregate the content while the curation tools are used to display your content with context with organisation, annotation and presentation. CurationTools Flipboard Storify

Best Content Curation Tools The tools to discover, review and curate content for Google-friendly posts, thought leadership, authority posts and publications are here. Discover, review and curate content from Google Blogs, News and Books, Google Plus, Facebook, Amazon, Ebay, YouTube, Twitter, Flickr, Instagram, Wikipedia, ANY RSS Feed You Want and Much More. Better Rankings : CurationSoft builds back links and increases your search engine rankings. Because you are creating topic-based posts Google is more likely to consider your content more relevant and rank it higher. This is the first desktop based curation software that posts to your site. Works anywhere: You can "Drag and Drop" content from CurationSoft into any HTML text editor. Easy tu use and fast: By design, CurationSoft is simple to use.

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