Content Curation In Ten Minutes A Day

Content Curation In Ten Minutes A Day

A few weeks ago I wrote about the Three C’s of Social Content - Creation, Curation and Cultivation, today I’m going to focus on content curation. A lot of people seem to be interested in the curation piece but don’t know how to do it consistently or feel that it is just too big a job, [...]

Waiting To Write

Waiting To Write

Waiting to write makes you a waiter not a writer, the sage advice from Somerset Maugham. It is advice I give myself regularly and have shared with many others, both privately and publicly. There exists a strange new beast in the creative world, the content scientist. These people can tell you how many times a [...]

The Three C’s Of Social Content – Which One Are You?

The Three C’s Of Social Content – Which One Are You?

The Three C’s of Social Content – Creation, Curation and Cultivation. In looking at online content, particularly that shared on social networks I’ve come to the conclusion that there are generally three broad categories of social content. I’m going to expand on this premise in this and a couple of upcoming posts and certainly the [...]

Why Your Blog Doesn’t Get The Traffic It Deserves

Why Your Blog Doesn’t Get The Traffic It Deserves

An interesting topic came up in Mack Collier’s twitter based#BlogChat last night. It surrounded the notion that “Content is King” and why some blogs that have great content still don’t attract much attention, while others that have only mediocre content get a lot of visitors. The observation of this phenomenon led some to doubt that [...]