Content Curation World

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

Why curation is king

Most Discussed<p>Focusing on mentoring at the expense of authority is at the heart of what Kim Shepherd's company Decision Toolbox does. L&D …

Big Data

The Art of Content Curation

The impactful, engaging content you seek for your learners already may be developed and just waiting for you to tap into it. But making use of …

Content Curation

Quick Shots for #HR and #Business Pros – Curation Edition

There’s been a lot of conversation lately about what is being termed “fake news”. While the discussion about fake news has been related to politics, …

Fake News

5 Ways to Help Your Students Become Better Questioners

The humble question is an indispensable tool: the spade that helps us dig for truth, or the flashlight that illuminates surrounding darkness. …

Pedagogy

Content Curation for Learning: Free 93 Page Book

Posted at 18:37h in Resources by Stephen Walsh<p><b>Content Curation for Learning: The Complete Guide from Anders Pink</b><p>In our free 93-page book, we share …

Content Marketing

You’re the fact checker now – Stanford Alumni – Medium

No matter what media stream you depend on for news, you know that news has changed in the past few years. There’s a lot more of it, and it’s getting …

Fact Checking

Content Curation And Crap Detection: 10 Ways To Detect Crap In What You Share

As we drown in more and more information every day, one skill that’s becoming increasingly important for learning designers is content curation. This …

Content Marketing

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 …

Content Marketing

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 …

Content 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 …

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, …

Journalism

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 …

Content 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> …

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 …

Content 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 …

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 …

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, …

eCommerce

The Business of Music Curation in the Garden of Infinite Choice

<i>“I came home and I pointed it out into the stars/</i> <i>A message came back from the great beyond/</i> <i>There’s fifty-seven channels and nothin’ on.”—</i><i>Bruce</i> …

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 …

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 …

Internet 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 …