How easy is it to monitor and discover news with KBrowser? This is my 5th post in a series of posts examining our KBrowser solution for curators against Robin Good’s criteria for the ideal content curation tool. Here, Robin has defined a set of features for Content Monitoring, news discovery and filtering when considering a curation tool. Let's take a look at the set of questions and our response.
Curators as researchers need powerful tools for searching the web and their own content. Learn how KBrowser solves these problems. This is post 4 in a series of posts examining KBrowser features against Robin Good’s criteria for the ideal content curation tool.
Curation is a management activity related to organization and integration of data. KBrowser offers powerful capabilities for both organizing and re-organizing curated content. This is my 2nd in a series of posts examining our KBrowser Firefox extension features against Robin Good's criteria for the ideal content curation tool. Lets see how KBrowser stacks up against Robin's criteria.
This is the first in a series of post (use Robin's Criteris tag to see all) examining KBrowser curation features. To do this I have used the 21 criteria Robin Good has listed for describing his ideal content curation tool. The first feature relates to importing and exporting of links.
How do you compete with big brand publishers. Brands like NYTimes, Huffington Post or Daily Kos, with staff or network of writers able to generate new content on a continuous basis creating engagement and online ad revenue. The answer is content curation. Curation allows any small publisher to create valuable and fresh content continually.
You often hear people say that Content Curation is a disruptive business, but what does that really mean?
Curation is a new layer of activity that sits between the content creators and the consumer, in essence disrupting the original flow of information - providing tools that empower the crowd to manage the context of information.
Curation works best when the curated topic is crowdsourced. This statement is based on a 2 year case study of a real world environment where a group of 70 users - used a KBucket type curation to improve findability of information.