Neha Xavier

147 Added | 7 Magazines | 94 Likes | 7 Following | 34 Followers | @NehaXavier15 | an associate director -content, a writer & strategist, a social media consultant, a poetess, a mother of a teenager..with a passion for all things creative. #SocialMedia #Writing #Content

Twitter wants to know your birthday so it can shower you with balloons and ads

Twitter wants to know when your birthday is, so it can shower you with animated balloons (yay!), and better target you with ads (boo!). The social network today introduced the option for users to set their birthdate in its settings menu and have it appear on their profile. Twitter says the new …

Marketing

How to Use Snapchat

Don’t leave Snapchat to the millennials! Learn to love the world’s most confusing social network with this guide<p>Snapchat makes me feel old.<p>How old? Well, when a 20-something tried to explain to me how to add a friend in the app, he began talking loudly and slowly. “YOU…PRESS…HERE…OK?”<p>I’m 31 and a …

Social Media

5 Alternative Ways To Market Your Business Other Than Social Media

Social media isn't the only way to market your business. Looking for more ideas? Try these 5 tactics.<p>Tapping into social media to raise brand awareness and convert an audience into engaged customers is the new normal in marketing. In fact, it's not even new, it's just "the normal." But your …

Public Relations

How to Make: The South Side Cocktail

Like most things in life, cocktail culture can be reduced to a high school mentality: “Everyone says Brad made Vans cool at our school, but I <i>swear</i> …

Audio Mixing

Grilled Cilantro, Lime & Paprika Corn on the Cob

Posted in Food and Host<p>Remember to corn-on-the-cob yourself in the face this summer. But don’t just jam it into the family-size tub of margarine like …

The Best Content Marketing Tools for Creation, Promotion, Syndication & More

Content marketing is still relatively new as a digital marketing discipline, yet marketers already have hundreds of tools to help make their …

Want to Be More Creative? Try These 8 Tools

38 Experts Reveal The Content Tools Every Blogger Needs

Have you ever stopped to consider the world we live in?In 10 years, we’ve seen major advances in technology:Smartphone, social media, WiFi, …

Infographics

8 Collaboration Tools to Improve Your Content

Shares 12K<p>Are you part of a team that collaborates on content?<p>Want tools to make the collaboration process more efficient?<p>Whether you’re working on …

Project Management

24 Statistics That Show Social Media Is the Future of Customer Service

Millions of people are taking service issues to social media channels as their preferred communication route. These questions and complaints are …

6 Mosquito-Repellent Plants to Keep Pests Away

1. Marigolds<p>Place potted marigolds near mosquito entry-points, such as doors and windows, or on a deck or balcony where you spend a lot of time …

Gardening

15 Ways to Use Color Psychology to Create the Perfect Decor Palette

Quick, what’s your favorite color? Did you know that every color has a certain mood and psychological effect? For example, red literally makes our hearts beat faster while the color blue triggers a calm mood. There are even certain colors that make us lose our appetite. If you’re trying to create a …

Home Decorating

Lynn Hershman Leeson: Origins of the Species (Part 2) review – always alert to the future

The first thing to say about Lynn Hershman Leeson is that she is extremely funny. No description of her career – film-maker, sculptor, performance artist, new media pioneer, “investigator of selfhood” and other tedious art-world labels – gives any hint of this fact. For 50 years (she was born in …

Art

26 Creative Things to Do With a Terracotta Pot

When it comes to floral arrangements, we’re all for thinking outside the pot (and the flower, for that matter), but sometimes you just have to bring it back to the classics. That’s where these next-level terra cotta pots come in. Throw on some Sinatra, kick back and prepare to spend all your free …

Chemicals

10 Easy And Natural Ways To Increase Serotonin To Feel Happier

Content Curation: The Art of a Curated Post [Infographic]

For content marketers wanting to economically increase content production, content curation is the optimal solution. It benefits both publishers and …

Infographics

20 content curation tools to boost your content marketing

Content Curation Basics | Stellar Marketing Activity

Content curation is one of those buzzwords you’ll see flying around on Twitter and Facebook and like any other blogger you have to keep on top of the …

Infographics

17 of the Best Content Curation Tools to Use in 2015

Creating content for multiple platforms each and every day can be taxing for even the most skilled copywriter. It means coming up with fresh, …

The Importance And Challenges Of Social Media Content Curation [SURVEY REPORT]

This is our second blog post about the results of a large social media marketing survey we connected with hundreds social media marketers, brands and …

What Content Curation, Chunking Information and Micro-learning have in common?

<b>Content Curation, Chunking Information and Micro-learning</b><p>It was a long time ago when I started combining different ideas in my head about how future …

Education Technology

Content Curation Tools: The Ultimate List

The Ultimate List of Content Curation Tools, and accompanying map, is comprised of both business grade tools that can support organizations’ content …

Online Content Curation: The Key To Building Visibility, Authority And Value

<i>Intelligent content curation has emerged as a new and powerful tool for B2B marketers, allowing them to easily sift through the flood of content,</i> …

7 Content Marketing Tips For When You Lack Time & Resources

Content curation is a great tactic for marketers without the resources to produce tons of original content. Columnist Chuck Sharp shares his tips on …

What is Content Curation? Videos by Experts

We asked several marketing thought leaders, <i>What is Content Curation?</i> Interestingly, we received a whole range of different answers (see below in this …

A Comprehensive Guide to Content Curation

Posted By Firdaus on Sep 1, 2014 | 8 comments<p>Depending on your point of view, content on the internet can be a vast collection of treasures, a …