What happens if we marry the old-school craft of editing with the tools of content curation? Being an editor, I’d say something pretty exciting. Here’s a chance for editors like me to do what we love doing — selecting, highlighting and contextualising, and putting out vibrant, thought-provoking, coherent content on tools like Paper.li so much more easily than ever… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Curation
Real magic happens when technology is harnessed by editors to craft great experiences.
There are two main reasons why personal branding is becoming a core part of our culture. Sadly, it’s nothing revolutionary! First, we are all being judged all the time, even when we’re sleeping (our online profiles are still up!). Second, we have to constantly sell our ideas to teachers, managers, venture capitalists, our friends and… Read more »
Except for being with his family, Elliot Lowe loves nothing more than landing a hog rainbow trout. Elliot publishes the must-read paper.li, The Fly Fishing Daily, for fly fishing aficionados as a way of providing fellow enthusiasts with the latest news, photos and videos on techniques, locations and truly epic catches.
Has Web personalization turned us into solipsists? Jacob Weisberg, writing last June about Eli Pariser’s recent book “The Filter Bubble,” asked if Pariser is right and Web personalization has turned us into solipsistic twits. Good question!
An important key to good content curation is publishing the right mix of unique and curated content.