There’s absolutely no need to reinvent the wheel when it comes to sharing great content with your fans and followers. The act of sharing is a huge part of engaging in social business. But before you can share, you have to get your hands on that content. That’s where these content curation tools, apps and sites come in!
The purpose of Alltop is to help you answer the question, “What’s happening?” in “all the topics” that interest you. You may wonder how Alltop is different from a search engine. A search engine is good to answer a question like, “How many people live in China?” However, it has a much harder time answering the question, “What’s happening in China?” That’s the kind of question that they answer.
They do this by collecting the headlines of the latest stories from the best sites and blogs that cover a topic. They group these collections — “aggregations” — into individual web pages. Then they display the five most recent headlines of the information sources as well as their first paragraph.
Manage all of your social media content, schedules, hashtags, Follow Friday posts all in one place!
Bundle Post automates the time consuming process of finding, organizing, managing and scheduling your social media content in a Powerful social content management system. All your social content in one place!
Delicious is the place to collect and showcase your passions from across the web. Save what you like – videos, pictures, tweets, blog posts, or articles – on topics you enjoy and search through others’ collections of links to discover cool stuff!
Beautifully designed for iPad and iPhone, Flipboard creates a personalized magazine out of everything being shared with you. Flip through your Facebook newsfeed and Google+ Circles, tweets from your Twitter timeline, photos from Instagram friends, videos from YouTube, and much more.
Google Alerts are emails sent to you (or to your Reader) when Google finds new results — such as web pages, newspaper articles, or blogs — that match your search term. You can use Google Alerts to monitor anything on the Web. For example, people use Google Alerts to:
- find out what is being said about their company or product.
- monitor a developing news story.
- keep up to date on a competitor or industry.
- get the latest news on a celebrity or sports team.
- find out what’s being said about themselves.
HootSuite message management simplifies the ways you listen and publish updates to your social networks. By hosting all of your social profiles and pages in one dashboard, you can monitor for brand mentions, schedule campaign messaging and effectively respond to your audiences in real-time.
Quora connects you to everything you want to know about. Quora aims to be the easiest place to write new content and share content from the web. We organize people and their interests so you can find, collect and share the information most valuable to you.
StumbleUpon is the easiest way to find cool new websites, videos, photos and images from across the Web. It helps you easily discover new and interesting stuff on the Web. Tell it what you like, and you’ll be introduced to amazing web pages, videos, photos and more that you wouldn’t have found on your own.
Triberr is a unique content distribution platform. Content creators (bloggers, curators) “feed” content into their tribes, who then share that content via their own social media channels.
Having your content shared by a large network (tribe) of loyal Tier 1 supporters, gives your content the greatest chance for reaching its intended audience.