This was originally published on the ReachLocal ReachCast Blog
"With social media and content marketing growing as a powerful way to engage with consumers, there has been a growing demand to feed the content cycle to ensure that businesses are constantly providing valuable, informative content to their fans and followers. Creating original content is an important part of this process, and another popular tactic is to curate content from around the Web. Content curation is the process of identifying content created by other sources and sharing it with your fans and followers. But there are some important things to keep in mind when curating content, so use these five tips to make sure you’re properly and effectively using this tactic as a part of your content marketing mix."
1) Identify Meaningful Topics & Sources
2) Curate Strategically Across Sites
3) Always Link to the Source
4) Quote & Cite Carefully
5) Share Infographics Wisely
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