Is curated content part of your marketing ritual? Do you know what curation means as opposed to content aggregation? In this post, I’ve put together a series of excellent pieces about content curation. It is also a good example on how to curate from different sources like Twitter, Youtube, Reddit, etc. Here is a brief overview of what this post is about:
- the exact process followed by the best content curators
- a good example of a curated post (besides the one you are reading)
- an infographic about the curation process
- 3 effective curation strategies
The Best Content Curators Follow This Surprisingly Easy Framework
Sean Bestor of SumoMe reveals the easy 3-step process to help you curate content and build a massive list like the pros.
So what happens when you curate content? Why is it so important?
41% of marketers that curate content indicate it has increased the number and/or quality of their sales-ready leads. Complete story at sumome.com
The tweet below from Jeff Bullas refers to a great curated post example, written by Darren Rowse of Problogger.
— Jeff Bullas (@jeffbullas) April 22, 2016
Check this tweet by Sam Hurley that refers to an easy to read infographic about content curation.
I found this post on Reddit about the 3 most effective and overlooked content curation strategies.
The 3 Most Effective Content Curation Strategies
I realized the other day that my business wouldn’t exist if it wasn’t for content curation. When I was working for other companies, figuring out my place in the marketing world, it became clear that I also needed to work on my personal brand (regardless of how much I disliked that term at the time). Every night, I would find the best “underground” content to share on Twitter.
Curating quality content that adds value to people’s lives can bring you all types of opportunities (and that’s before you even start creating your own original content).
Want to learn the absolutely most effective curation tactics and best practices – the ones to make sure your efforts produce real results? Here’s a breakdown of the three tactics to ensure that your curation efforts are noticed, appreciated, and rewarded. Complete story at contentmarketinginstitute.com
Whenever you post somebody else’s link on social media (Twitter, Facebook, etc.) you are curating content. This post provides a good example about how you can curate content from multiple sources in a single article and producing a variety of content. Curation helps in creating engaging and consistent content.
Are you ready for content curation? Please leave your feedback in the comments below.
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