[Publish] Content curation
Content curation is sorting through a large amount of web content to find the best, most meaningful bits and presenting these in an organized, valuable way. We have written a ton of articles about content curation over on our Social Blog. Here are a few of our favorites:
- How to Curate Content: The Secret Sauce to Getting Noticed, Becoming an Influencer, and Having Fun Online
- Never Run Out of Content to Share: 70+ Places to Curate Great Content
- How the Very Best Content Curation Is Done on Social Media - podcast featuring Rand Fishkin from Moz
Buffer's Content Inbox
If you're keen to have fresh content at your fingertips everyday, we recommend checking out the Content Inbox, which is available to Awesome and Business Plan customers. Here, you'll be able to add your favorite RSS feeds and choose which articles to share with your audience. This is a wonderful way of keeping your Queues topped up with great content! Head over to this article for a complete walkthrough of setting up your Content Inbox.
Third party apps integrated with Buffer
| Pocket is an application that allows you to save content you find online, so you can catch up on it later. Pocket is integrated with Buffer, allowing you to easily send content to your Queues.
You could go one step further and automatically send articles that you favorite in Pocket to your Buffer Queues using Zapier. Here is a pre-created Zap to do just that!
Pocket do have a Premium Plan, but you won't need it to use this integration
|Feedly|| Feedly is a news aggregator application that compiles feeds from a variety of online sources that you choose, such as blogs and RSS feeds. You can pop into your Feedly account anytime and catch up on all the latest articles in one place. Feedly is integrated with Buffer, allowing you to easily send content to your Queues.
You could go one step further and automatically send articles from Feedly to your Buffer Queues using Zapier. Here is a pre-created Zap to do just that!
| Feedly Pro account $5.41/month billed annually
|Quuu||Quuu is a content curation platform, allowing you to select relevant interest categories and automatically (or manually) send hand curated content to your Buffer Queues. Head over to this article for a full walkthrough.||$0-$30/month|
|Curata||Curata is an advanced content curation platform, which is integrated with Buffer, allowing you to easily send content to your Queues.||Pricing not published online|
You can find a full list of our integrations here.