Search, Collect, Organize and Publish Video Collections on Your Site with Huzzaz

Oct 12 2013 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Content Curation World A new way to collect, organize, discover, and watch the best videos on the web.   Robin Good‘s insight:     Huzzaz is a new free video curation web service which allows you to search, find, collect and publish video clip collections

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Selecting a Digital Curation Tool by David Kelly

Dec 10 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

  In today’s world of ever-growing digital content there is a seemingly infinite amount of information available. Finding what you need, when you need it, is increasingly challenging. Fortunately, there is help: digital curation. Digital curation is a growing need for anyone who routinely uses

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Magnify Teams Up With AOL To Bring Curated, Premium Video Content To Publishers

Sep 22 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Social Media Content Curation Excerpted from article: “As the volume of content on the Web continues to explode, with no sign of slowing down, Magnify founder and CEO Steve Rosenbaum says that he thinks consumer content consumption is fundamentally changing. Video curators,

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Curate Large Information Collections Into Navigable Presentation-Maps with Mindomo

Sep 6 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Content Curation World Robin Good: If you are looking for a content curation, mindmapping and presentation tool rolled into one, I strongly suggest you give a good road test to Mindomo. I have been a passionate fan of mindmaps since 2007, and have created tons of them to curate

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The Art Of Seducing Google With Great Content

Aug 30 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

In this comprehensive article Mustafa, outlines various methods to create compelling content to gain targeted traffic that converts. Here is the Table Of Contents that breaks down his recommendations: Table of Contents 1 Content: The Currency to Rank 2 Creating Remarkable Content that Works 2.1 Have

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Curation At Work: The David Rumsey Historical Map Collection

Aug 28 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Content Curation World Robin Good: The David Ramsey Map Collection is an historical collection of thousands of beautiful maps and atlases organized and made freely accessible to the public online in unique and unprecedented ways. This is a stunning example of a visual curated

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News Discovery and Topic Monitoring via Hashtags: The Best Twitter Tools

Aug 26 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Content Curation World Robin Good: One of the most effective and popular methods to stay abreast of a topic area or to discover new stories about an issue is the use “hashtags” for Twitter seaches.   Here is a bunch of tools that make it easy for you to monitor

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One-Page Builder Makes It Easy To Create Great-Looking Web Pages: Striking.ly

Aug 22 2012 | Written by : Cendrine Marrouat| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Social Media Tips and News   Robin Good: Striking.ly is a new one-page website builder that picks up on the footsteps of Unbounce (without the fancy techy elements), Smore (while being more elegant and web-like), Jux and Imcreator by offering a very-easy to use one-page

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Curate Educational Content Discovery and Collection with instaGrok Search

Aug 18 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 1 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Content Curation World Robin Good: Instagrok is a web-based app that makes it easy to find relevant information on a specific topic, and to collect the bits that are of most value to you.   Instagrok presents itself with a search interface in which the results are represented

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New Pinterest-Like Service To Curate Your Own Online Fashion Store: Wisemarkit

Aug 9 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – internetbillboards Robin Good: Wisemarkit is a new web service which allows anyone to create a personal online boutique and to stock it with his/her favorite items while earning a commission on those actually sold. These items need not be from you, though they can, but can be

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10 Key Reasons That Make Content Curation Important for Education And Learning

Aug 9 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 1 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Social Media Content Curation Excerpted from long but very interesting article by Master Curator Robin Good:   “Content curation will play a major role both in the way we teach and in the way we educate ourselves on any topic. This article, builds up over my recent

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Curate Your Social Timeline with Timekiwi

Aug 5 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Content Curation World Robin Good: Timewiki is a free web app that alows you to automatically create a cool-looking timeline of your social activity across the networks you choose (Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, Tumblr, Foursquare, Instagram, Overblog – but more are being added).   In

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A Curated Video Site Focusing Only on Educating Entrepreneurs: CoFounder TV

Jul 28 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – internetbillboards Robin Good: Here is a good example of video curation at work. CoFounder.tv is a video web site curating only the best and most inspiring entrepreneurship video clips. From startuppers, to investors and VCs, the growing collection strives to bring together a

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Good Curators May Apply

Jul 25 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

Poynter.org reports: “GOOD magazine, which laid off most of its editorial staff this past June, is seeking “content curators and change-makers,” according to an announcement on its website.”   Key responsibilities include: Writing one 300-word post per day Writing two 150-word posts

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Why a Curator’s Work is Never Finished

Jul 23 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Latest Social Media News This piece by Adam Schweigert sparked off the idea that when you curate a topic, you can never say “I’m done now”.   Adam’s piece is about news curation but what he says applies across the board.   Talking specifically

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The Content Curation Conundrum: How To Strike a Balance Between Automated Aggregation and Manual Curation

Jul 6 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

Robin Good: Many content curation tools promise to make your content publishing job easier, faster and better. But is it really so? Does less work and more automated aggregation/filtering guarantee a higher quality result?   Christa Carone writes on Fast Company: “New content curation tools

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Looking for Content Curation Tools? Here’s Where To Start: The Official Content Curation Tools Universe Map

Jul 3 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

Robin Good: Everytime I see a new post or article claiming to list the best content curation tools I know I am in for some disappointment.   Most of these lists just pick up names from other lists without even bothering to check, test or verify what these tools actually do, whether they are still

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Hidden dangers of content curation | SmartBlogs

Jul 3 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – internetbillboards First and foremost, if you curate because you don’t have enough time to create, you are minimizing the value of creation and the power it has to give your company and brand a voice and a position in the marketplace. When faced with the choice between curating

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Four Examples of How Content Curation Is Used by Luxury Brands

Jul 3 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Content Curation World Robin Good: If you are looking for some real-world examples of big brands using content curation to increase the effectiveness of their marketing and visibility campaigns, you may find it helpful to look at this four big brands examples:   1) Gilt

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Comprehensiveness, Context and Presentation Are The Three Keys To Effective Curation in Journalism

Jul 2 2012 | Written by : Tom George| 0 | Share

See on Scoop.it – Content Curation World Robin Good: I agree and I have said it before: Curation has nothing to do with personal expression or sharing nor with collecting links, tweets or blog posts that you may find interesting.   Curation is all about “taking care” of something

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