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Content curation allows you to discover, gather and present digital information pertaining to a specific subject matter. Some people might still be calling content curation a ‘buzzword’ but the truth is that it is fast becoming an essential part of online marketing. The difference between content marketing and content curation is in the former you generate new content whilst in the latter you collect data from various sources and deliver it in an organized manner. A content curator is not responsible for generating new content but their job is to gather relevant data and unknown facts regarding a specific category and present this information in one coherent whole to the readers.

Content curation is your RSS feed, the links posted on blogs, your social media feeds or any online news mash-up. The content is varied and diverse. From videos to articles and pictures, to podcasts, anything that can be shared can also be curated. You experience content curation firsthand in the form of Twitter and Facebook’s newsfeed. There is a plethora of information on the internet. To make the most of your content curation experience for your business, you need to select the most updated, relevant content you can find.

Just like you always want the best of the best, similar is the case with content curation. Readers are encouraging the idea of content curation as it allows them to see the latest trends in a particular niche. They step aside from content that is not relevant to them. Most companies use content curation for thepurpose of driving Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Companies increase their chances of exposure by content curation on particular subjects. Here are five steps you can start following now to start curating like a pro: (more…)

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Being awesome is not just an attitude, it’s an ideology. Those who live their lives by this ideology are the ones whom you see acing everything in their lives. By being awesome, you not only open up opportunities and options for your own self but also send out positive vibes to those around you, in your close vicinity. I have assembled a list of actionable tips that are more of reminders you need to constantly remember to become generally awesome at everything you do:

1- Get a Mentor

The key to growing and succeeding is to follow a path. If you are unsure about which path to follow, you can find yourself a mentor. Your mentor can be anybody who inspires you and makes you feel awestruck. If there isn’t any mentor in your life, maybe you haven’t paid enough attention yet.

2- Be Emotionally Intelligent

You need to take life decisions with careful insight. You need to separate your emotions from the decisions you take in your life. Awesomeness is about taking the right decision at the right time and in order to do that, you need to use both your heart and your mind. (more…)

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Major part of our lives

A major part of our lives revolve around moving from one stop to another with little consideration to small details in life. Here, I am going to present some uniquely weird facts that most of us are likely to forget in the everyday hustle of life. These facts will partly or completely blow your mind away:

  • The reason why Native Americans have names like Rising Sun and Running Water is because they used to name their children after the first thing that they’d see after the birth of a child.
  • In the Matami tribe of West Africa, football is played with a human skull.
  • The word ‘set’ in English language has the highest number of definitions.
  • You can compare a human thigh bone with concrete and the former is going to turn out stronger.
  • You are born with 300 bones in your body but by the time you’re old and grown up, you are down to 206.
  • Coca Cola is originally green but gets its black color due to food colorants.
  • If you happen to visit or stay in Nebraska, do not sneeze or burp in a church there because chances are you would end up behind the bars as it is against the law to burp or sneeze in a church there.
  • Earth remains the only planet in our solar system that is not named after a God.


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