Content Curation World

By Robin Good | News, tools and resources for content curators

Curation: Beyond the Buzzword – Resources shared at #ATDTK

On January 12th, I had the privilege of leading a session at the ATD TechKnowlegde titled <b>Curation: Beyond the Buzzword</b>. This blog post is being set …

Learning

4 Discovery Sites for Content Curation - Ben Shute

January 16, 2017<p>A couple of years ago I published my 4 step framework for curating quality content. My method really hasn’t really changed in that …

Digital Marketing

How to Use Feedly for Content Curation 2017

12 Advanced Google Tricks That Will Change How You Search

No matter how many changes Google makes to its search algorithm, you can rest assured the majority of people will continue to consider the “Big G” …

Curation

Schools and districts are now utilizing an influx of digital tools, content, and platforms with several hopeful intentions. With the use of these …

Digital Marketing

The five steps of the ‘Haystack Method’ of trend curation

If you like poking around to find interesting ideas that might offer business opportunities, this may be the time to try your hand at trend curation.<p>Rohit Bhargava, a Washington-based marketing consultant who began publishing a list of important trends in 2011, starts his annual search about now, …

AllSides

From the Left<p>×<p>What do you think the bias of Vox.com is?<p>News: Facts<p>Soon, Michelle Obama will have a choice to make: Should she start — or rather, …

News Media

Faith Salie's curation nation

Nowadays it seems you can find a curator at every corner, willing to curate anything and everything. Faith Sallie explores who is doing it, and why …

The Telltale 8% Drop In Content Marketing Effectiveness

by Aha-SoftWhen the Dow tumbled in 2008, the largest single-day drop in the history of the Dow occurred on September 29, 2008. The index fell by …

Digital Marketing

Why Context, Not Content, Is King In Marketing

<i>This piece from Tony Zambito starts off the new year with the basics of what Curatti is actually all about. Context is the differentiator in Content</i> …

Marketing

How Lazy Content Curation Is Ruining Your Influencer Relationships

There's a fine line between content curation and plagiarism and content creators are unwittingly sabotaging the influencer relationships they hope to …

Digital Marketing

The return of the gatekeepers

For those of us in journalism, media, and political communication who’ve spent the last decade touting the democratic possibilities of digital technologies, 2016 has been a tough year.<p>Critical of the dangers of the consolidation of media ownership, we’ve railed against the powerful, centralized …

Disaggregation and collection

Journalists make lots of data. We compile and cross-reference to make sense of a difficult story. In 2017 and beyond, I think we will see more publication of what we’ve collected as its own kind of journalism.<p>It’s nothing new: The Washington Post’s Fatal Force, the Los Angeles Times’ Homicide …

Journalism

The Blog As A Museum: Meganom Makes its Online Exhibition Debut with Thngs

Our experience of information is changing. We now consume more and more information digitally, with much of this being non-textual. Videos, photos …

Museums

Online Shopping and E-Commerce

(Photo by Erik Isakson) Americans are incorporating a wide range of digital tools and platforms into their purchasing decisions and buying habits, …

E-commerce

The Business of Music Curation in the Garden of Infinite Choice

I know music curators have my best interests in mind. My pleasure is their business. And business is good.

Apple News

The Critical Thinking Skills Cheatsheet [Infographic]

Critical thinking skills truly matter in learning. Why? Because they are life skills we use every day of our lives. Everything from our work to our …

Critical Thinking

8 Ways to use Feedly Boards to Streamline Your Curation Process

A lot of users tell us they love Feedly because they can read all their content in one place. But what (too) many people don’t realize is that you …

Marketing

3 Quick Tips for Instructional Designers for Content Curation [Infographic]

The e-learning industry has been transforming rapidly in the past few years and has created new and roles and responsibilities. Recently, a new …

Teach Students to Create Twitter Moments for Curation

« Remember to Be Kind in the Days Before Winter Break | Main<p>When I clicked onto Twitter this morning, I noticed something new and that is very …

Twitter

Can You Build a Business Based on Content Curation?

Let me go ahead and answer the question in the headline … it’s a definite yes.<p>It’s been almost two years since I started Further, my curated email …

Business

Content Curation in an Age of Fake News, with Dave Pell

It’s been almost two years since I started Further, my curated email newsletter about personal growth. And there’s no mistaking that the project was …

Content Curation

Facebook wants to create ‘Collections’ of curated content from media partners, similar to Snapchat

Getty<p>Facebook is working on a new feature that will showcase lists of curated content from publishers directly in the News Feed, according to two …

Facebook

Information and Critical Literacy in the Web World

This is the first of three posts which focus on information and critical literacy. This first post outlines the importance of developing information …

Information Literacy

More Isn’t Always Better

Marketers assume that the more choices they offer, the more likely customers will be able to find just the right thing. They assume, for instance, that offering 50 styles of jeans instead of two increases the chances that shoppers will find a pair they really like. Nevertheless, research now shows …

Curation, Evaluation, and Open Access for Teaching

Blog: Library Babel FishLast Friday I had the pleasure of serving on a panel at the American Anthropological Association annual meeting in …

Research

Here’s how we should deal with fake news online

Doing nothing can no longer be the default option.<p><i>A version of this essay was originally published at</i> <i>Tech.pinions</i><i>, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.</i><p>“Fake news” is the phrase du jour across the political, media and technology domains over the …

Facebook

Curation in the Digital Age