For content marketing you need a mix of curated vs created content. This post answers some critical question on effectiveness of curated vs created content. Notice that using our KBucket solution, you can also own your curated content, which makes content curation even more effective.
Learn how content libraries can help your sales people close deals and grow inbound traffic by sharing news and information from a central content library. Social selling is important and content libraries help the company control the information shared!
This post delves into the applications of Buzzsumo as a discovery tool for Journalist. Learn how to setup Buzzsumo to receive trending news. You should also check out Kurator as a solution for curating and saving your research.
The traits of an expert curator is best described by Robin Good in this post. He says that Curators need to be thought leaders, curious about their subject matter, add value and be transparent!
Very good pointers on how to think about content curation as a marketing strategy and the types of content to select. Using our KBucket platform, you will automatically credit the author and publisher, notify them that you are sharing their post and drive traffic to your site first.
When you curate content with KBucket, you are building a content library. This post gives your professional tips, actions a librarian would take to optimize access to information in a content library.
If you want your sales people to be more successful, make it easy for them to find research and collateral material that supports their efforts. Learn best practices for building a content library for your sales team
Some very good arguments on why curation matters and some good ideas on how to curate. This company is a tool provides and one that I use. What they don't specify here is the process of organizing your curated content so they are always accessible. Our KBucket solution is the ideal tool for creating assets out of your curated content.
Learn what works from experts. Each channel has a different strategy, but growing a large following requires you to post often and KBucket is a great solution to complement your original content with curated content.
As a digital curator one of your primary tasks is proper indexing of information for easy retrieval and discovery. This study analyzes the quality and effectiveness of indexing terms. Our KBucket solution allows curators to organize articles in channels and then tag them by category, author, publisher and date. It is very useful to think critically about your indexing as it will add value to your page!
Excellent conversation with Dave Pell author of next draft and curator of news about the role of curation in consuming news, defeating fake news and the state of the media in general. After listening to the podcast take a look at our curation solutions. I believe we can do a good job in defeating fake news.
Author points out that Curation is valuable only if you add value and have a strategy for your content marketing and branding. Blind sharing is not curation. Good advice for professional curators. I particularly like the critique on likes. Are you just liking the headline or have your read the article?
This call for paper is an excellent guide to topics that matter to curators. Topics include policy harmonization, skills and readiness, reproducibillity an provenance across research flows, ethics, reusability and discovery.
A great example of the difference between algorithms and human curators. Facebook is doing this because algorithms can churn more stories. Our approach with KBucket is quality over quantity. Our KBucket platform is a place for human curators to organize and share their curated stories.
Not all Curation solutions are the same and if you don't consider the hard work content creators expand you can abuse the relationship and ruin your brand. Our solutions help you build your brand and credit the creators.
Very good tips for content curators. It recommends that you read every day, curate at least one article a day, save it and share it. I agree with all the tips, except I recommend you use Kbrowser for saving your articles. Its much more practical.
As a curator, and a company that has been selling curation services, I know through experience that organizational curation is highly effective, and needs planning and coordination. This article offers excellent steps to make your curation endeavor successful.
Interesting study of 150,000 tweets and status updates shows best ratio for content curation vs content creation. They assume that the curated links point to third party sites and created links point to own websites and draw their conclusions based on this assumption.
A thorough review of content curation with excellent tips on what tools to use for discovery of content, excellent SEO tips with do's and don't list to optimize your strategy. KBucket solves the challenge of getting inbound traffic from curated content. In fact with KBrowser and KBucket you can easily execute the strategy in this post.
As a curation platform provider we can tell you that we get 1.6 "inbound Links" for every link we share. The type of content we choose is a big part of this success. This article provides great insights into building your curated library.
Great ideas on how to use Content Curation for employee advocacy. Basically creating a content library that every employee can draw on to inform themselves and share information with their clients and social networks. Our KBucket solution is an ideal content library to achieve goals stated in this article.
Big brands like Facebook and Apple turn to humans to disseminate news which proves that Journalism needs more than what algorithms can provide and that humans are better at judging the importance of news. Read about keys to success in this article.
When we look at common threads between all thought leaders we see traits that are common with content curators. Curating and sharing what you read is essential to establishing yourself as an authority and thought leader in your industry.
This is a great video on the meaning of curation. The authors make the case that curation is all about contextualizing content. The video is prepared by some of the influencers in this field.
Very interesting summary of the evolution of social media platforms. By reducing the effort required to participate social platforms have improved engagement. Pinterest was the first to go to structured sets and KBucket takes structured sets to the next level with tagging!
Brand Journalism is a form of communication were companies share news related to their industry with their target clients to stay relevant and promote their brand. This article shares 6 tips you should follow through to sucess!
Journalists have been curating content for years. It’s always been an integral part of newsgathering. We may not have called it curation, but we were doing it all the same. In fact curation is an essential part of our job. It should be in the DNA of all media types.
Content Curation is a form of data journalism. In this post the author offers a history of data journalism and the Guardian approach to this field. The number 4 item also refers to curation as a component of data journalism. KBucket is a powerful tool for data journalism. Curating and presenting articles over a long period of time provides an important set of data for analyzing history.
Content curation is critical thinking. To be a good curator you need a good understanding of what you want to accomplish and a strategy to get there. This article discusses 5 activities that pay dividends on content curation
The study by USC Annenberg school looked as curation projects conducted by some political entites and studied users interactions with the content. They specifically looked at design, and usability and used eye tracking techniques to reach their conclusions.